Coach Anderton

  • Varsity Boys Coach

    Coach Anderton is a Spanish teacher at Basha High School.  He graduated from BYU – Provo with a degree in Spanish and Business minor.  He is starting his 18th year coaching.  He competed in cross-country, the 800, 1600, 3200 meters in high school, and ran a season of cross country at BYU-Hawaii.  He has run a couple of marathons but now prefers the shorter distances (5K’s and 10K’s).

    He and his wife are the proud parents of 4 very active boys.  He looks forward to another great year with the team.


    Coach Orr

    Varsity Girls Coach

    Coach Orr graduated from the University of Akron (OH) with a degree in Secondary Education and Business.  While attending college she was a varsity cross country and track athlete.  Since then she has competed in numerous road races and triathlons.  She has coached high school athletes for 19 years, 14 in Ohio and 5 at Basha High School.

    Coach Orr and her husband, Steve, have 3 kids, 3 dogs, and live in Gilbert.  This will be her 5th season coaching XC at Basha High School and she is looking forward to a great season.