Thunder Women's Basketball Coaching Staff
Interim Head Coach
Ryan Gould takes over as interim head coach after serving as an assistant this past season.
Coach Gould graduated from Grace College in Winona Lake with a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and also earned a teaching license in Special Education from Indiana State University.
Coach Gould also serves has the head tennis coach at Trine. Gould's college tennis career included three years at Grace College where he played both singles and doubles. He was a district doubles champion in 1998 and was also a team captain.
Gould and his wife Julianne reside in Fort Wayne.
Andy Rang enters his first season as assistant coach with the Lady Thunder basketball program. He came to Trine University from IPFW where he served as Director of Operations for the women’s basketball program for two seasons. During his time at IPFW, he was able to help the program win 20 games and advance to post season play, both first for the program since going Division 1.
Prior to IPFW, Rang spent five successful seasons as the Head Women’s Coach at Fort Wayne South Side High School. During his five seasons with the Lady Archers, Rang led his team to four straight 20 win seasons, 3 sectional titles, 1 Regional Title and twice advancing to the Indiana 4A Elite Eight and once to the Final Four. His overall record at South Side was 98-24.
Rang also serves as the Assistant Athletic Director for Trine University. He resides in Fort Wayne with his wife, Chandra. They have four children, Christian, Chandler, Carter and Avery.