(10-12-21) South Adams announced today that they have hired Garrett Krieg as their new head boys basketball coach. Krieg replaces Josh Hendrixson who left the Starfires shortly after the school year began.

Last season Krieg was the head girls basketball coach at Southwestern where he led the Spartans to an 18-8 season and a Sectional title beating Waldron 52-50, Rising Sun (68-35) and Jac-Cen-Del (52-48). It was their first trip to the Regionals in eight seasons.

Krieg, who is a Jay County grad, he was a boys Assistant Coach for the Patriots under his dad Chris who retired as Jay County’s boys basketball coach in 2020..