Mackson Hired to Lead Men's Basketball
Men's Basketball - Mon, May 23, 2011
Dearborn, MI - Director of Athletics Steve Rotta formally introduced John Mackson as the next head coach of the men's basketball team last week. Mackson has spent the last five years as the head coach at Taylor Kennedy High School. While at Kennedy, the team compilied a 74-40 record while winning the regional championship in 2010. Following the 2010 season, Coach Mackson was named the Region 1 Coach of the Year by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan.
Prior to becoming the head coach at Kennedy, Coach Mackson was the junior varsity boy's basketball coach, the varsity girl's basketball head coach, and the boy's track coach. Coach Mackson was also an assistant coach at Oakland Community College before going to Kennedy High School.
Coach Mackson inherits a Michigan-Dearborn team that went 9-21 overall last season and 5-11 in the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference.