Lawrence North High SCHOOL

METROPOLITAN DISTRICT OF LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP

Athletic Office: (317) 964-7711  |  PHONE: (317) 964-7700
 

Coaches

Meet The Coach

Head Girls Basketball Coach Chris Giffin

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Chris Giffin has been the head coach of the LN girls basketball team since 2012.  At the conclusion of the 2017-2018 season, Coach Giffin has produced an astounding 126-25 record (.834 win percentage), five 20-win seasons, four straight MIC titles, three straight sectional championships, two regional championships, and three Marion County titles.  Coach Giffin and his staff have already produced six Indiana All-Stars (Ana Owens, Destiny Washington, Lamina Cooper, Ae'Rianna Harris, Lauren Dickerson, Destiny Perkins) as well as 11 Division-1 players.  

Prior to coaching the girls team, he spent 10 years in various capacities under Coach Keefer and the boys program here at LN.  Coach Giffin previously spent one season as the head boys freshman coach, winning the prestigious Marion County Championship in 2004.  Following that, he served four years as the head boys JV coach, compiling a 67-11 record with those teams.  He also served as Coach Jack Keefer’s top varsity assistant for two years. 

An Honors graduate of Ben Davis High School where he played basketball, baseball, and tennis, Chris was named a member of the Indiana All-State Doubles Tennis Team in 1995-1996. While in college at Indiana University, Chris severed as a basketball manager for three seasons under legendary Hall-of-Fame coach Bob Knight. Following his graduation with a B.S. in secondary social studies education, Chris became a graduate assistant coach for Coach Bob Knight at Texas Tech University in 2003-2004.  Presently, Chris is in his 14th year of teaching in the Special Education department at Lawrence North High School. 

Chris and his wife Jenica have two little girls, Bailee and Emmerson.
 
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