Head Varsity Coach
Coach Vancil is a 2005 graduate of Beaverton High School where he excelled in football, basketball, and baseball. He enters his 8th year at the helm of the Beaverton Basketball program. In his first 7 seasons, Vancil compiled an overall record of 112-59 and a Metro League record of 62-25. In his 7 seasons at BHS, Vancil has won 3 Metro League titles, an end of the year "red bracket" championship, Metro League Coach of the Year, and has led the Beavers to the OSAA playoffs every season. Vancil enters his 9th year as a Health and Physical Education teacher at Beaverton High School.
Matt Hottmann is in his 15th year on the Beaverton Basketball staff, having served in a variety of roles. After captaining the Linfield College tennis team for three years and helping coach the Wildcats for two more, he returned to where he grew up and accepted a teaching position at Beaverton High School. Now entering his 19th year as the head boys’ tennis coach and as an English/Social Studies teacher, Matt is excited to continue to invest in the Beaverton community. He is often seen supporting BHS programs with his die-hard Tennessee Volunteer wife, Caroline, and their two kids, son Brady (15) and daughter Avery Cate (13).
Deangelo graduated from BHS in 2010. He was a 3 year varsity letter winner, a two time First Team All-Metro selection, an Honorable Mention All-State selection, and led the Metro League in scoring his junior year. He attended and played basketball at Western Oregon University. Deangelo will be a varsity assistant for the Beavers as soon as we get going.
Head JV Coach
Coach Finstad comes to Beaverton from the PIL. He has been coaching in the Lincoln High School basketball program for the last five years. Previously, he was with the Barlow High girl's program and the PIL youth program. Coach Finstad was a two-sport athlete in the late 80's and early 90's at Clark College and Portland State University. He continued to be a competitve runner after college. He ran for Athletics East in Gresham and coached competitive runners from 1995-2002. Brandon received his AA degree in Fine Art from Clark College, BS Degree in Graphic Design from Portland State, MAT from the University of Portland, and is working on his degree in Industrial Design. He served five years in the United States Naval Aviation Expeditionary Units 1 and 2. He was the command's Physical Fitness Coordinator, and he organized the command's basketball league. He daughter Mälie played basketball and volleyball in high school, and she enjoy the outdoors, as well as watercolor painting. His nephew Kaeden plays water polo for Beaverton, and he enjoy fishing. Coach Finstad has a dog, Kandy. She enjoys hiking, food, and sleeping.
Jamie is a 2017 BHS graduate where he played 3 years of varsity basketball. He is currently working and will be attending school to get his degree in education. Jamie will be working with the wings this year and focus on getting them to play great defense. After making the all time charges taken list, winning the Metro League twice, and making it to the semi finals with Coach Vancil, he is eager to help out and give back to the Beaverton Basketball community in any way he can. Go Beavs!
Head Freshman Coach
Coach Hawkins is from Beaverton, OR and graduated from Westside Christian High School in 2003 where he was a four- sport athlete including four-year letterman in soccer and a two-year letterman in basketball as a point guard. He played soccer at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, AZ for two years and finished his college at Oregon State University. His passion for basketball led him back to coaching and has actively been coaching for the past 7 years. Tom is excited to carry on the Beaverton basketball tradition and be a part of the entire Beaverton community.
Assistant Freshman Coach
Coach Gehrke has been coaching youth sports in Beaverton for over 10 years at all age levels and in multiple sports. His teams have continually had success on the field and on the court while preparing the kids for the next steps in their middle school or high school careers. His coaching philosophy is built around developing the fundamentals, motivating to bring out the highest possible individual effort and requiring a team approach from all players.
Head JV2 Coach
Coach Albert Lee hails from San Diego, CA where he attended Scripps Ranch High School (class of 2009) and competed in basketball and track and field. Years later, he attended San Diego Mesa College and competed on the track team and received his AA in Biology. In 2017, he moved to Oregon and in 2020 he graduated from Oregon State with a degree in Kinesiology. He is a basketball affection-ado who has watched countless high school basketball games over the years and looks to share his knowledge with young basketball players here at Beaverton High School.