McClemans hired as new Arrow girls basketball coach

WATERTOWN, S.D. ( — Watertown School District has selected Pat McClemans as the new Watertown Arrows Girls Basketball Coach.

If his name sounds familiar,  McClemans coached the Arrow girls program to state championships in 2007 and 2009.  He also previously has been an assistant coach with the Arrows boys basketball team.

“We are excited to have Coach McClemans returning to lead our girls basketball program. He possesses a vast amount of knowledge and coaching experience that will be beneficial in the ongoing development of our girls basketball program,” said Watertown Athletic Director Craig Boyens.  “As a result of his relationship building and the mutual respect between him and his players, he has the ability to get his teams to effectively compete and play hard. He holds himself to high expectations and will do the same with the girls basketball program.”

The hire is pending Watertown School Board approval at their May 11th meeting.


(Brent Nathaniel, Watertown Radio Sports)