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Circleville High School Welcomes Evan Callihan as New Boys Basketball Coach


CIRCLEVILLE, OHIO – In an exciting development for Circleville High School’s basketball program, the Athletic Department proudly announces the selection of Evan Callihan as the pending Boys Basketball Coach pending Board approval on May 8, 2024. A hometown hero and a 2011 graduate of Circleville High School, Coach Callihan’s appointment brings a blend of passion, experience, and local pride to the Tigers’ basketball court.

Boasting a remarkable 12 years of coaching experience across various levels, including youth, middle school, and high school basketball, Coach Callihan’s journey has prepared him well for this pivotal role. His dedication to excellence on and off the court, coupled with eight years of teaching experience, positions him as a mentor poised to make a lasting impact on student-athletes.

Brandon Wright, Athletic Director at Circleville High School, expressed his enthusiasm for Callihan’s appointment, stating, “We are thrilled to welcome Coach Evan Callihan back to Circleville High School. His deep roots in our community, coupled with his coaching expertise and commitment to holistic student development, make him the perfect fit for our basketball program.”

Excited to return to his alma mater, Coach Callihan articulated his vision for the Tigers’ basketball program, emphasizing the importance of teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship. “I am honored to lead the Boys Basketball program at Circleville High School,” said Callihan. “My goal is not only to achieve success on the court but also to nurture the growth of well-rounded student-athletes who embody the values of our school.”

The Circleville Tigers community eagerly awaits the opportunity to meet Coach Callihan and his coaching staff at the upcoming “Meet the Coach” event on Thursday, May 9th, at 6:00 pm in the Circleville High School Auditorium. This event promises to be an informative and interactive session where students, parents, and community members can engage with Coach Callihan, learn about upcoming basketball schedules, and address any inquiries they may have.

Coach Evan Callihan’s appointment signifies a new chapter of excellence and camaraderie for Circleville High School’s basketball program, and the entire community looks forward to witnessing the positive impact he will undoubtedly bring to the Tigers’ court.