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B&B Coaches Profile


Name: Darren Pitzner


Years at B&B: 1st year


High School Attended: I attended Lake Mills High School in Lake Mills, WI. Graduated 2000.


Sports Participated in High School: Football, Basketball, Track


College Attended (Degree): University of Wisconsin Oshkosh.  Bachelor of Science - Business Administration majoring in Finance


Current Profession: Wholesaler for commercial real estate funds


Basketball Accomplishments / Achievements (Player):  Played three years of varsity basketball at Lake Mills, captain and MVP as a senior.


Coaching Experience:  Darren Pitzner began coaching basketball in 2004 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. He coached five years as a Level 3 coach and varsity assistant and two years as a head coach in Milwaukee. He volunteered for NCAA Division III Lasell College women's basketball in Boston, MA, in 2010 before moving to Colorado and coaching camps, clinics, and private lessons for three years. In 2015, Coach Pitz missed coaching high school basketball and dove back in with Lakewood High School. He coached Lakewood's Level 3 team and assisted the varsity during the Tigers' runs to the Great 8 and 5A State Championship Game in 2016 and 2017. Coach Pitz was brought on at Green Mountain in 2017 to lead the Rams and the Green Mountain program is getting stronger each year, finishing ranked 10th in the state at 18-7 this season with their first Sweet 16 appearance in fifteen years. He was named the Jeffco 4A Coach of the Year in 2019. Coach Pitz also coaches with the B&B Basketball Academy.


Hobbies & Interests:

Road biking, hiking, skiing, snowshoeing, playing golf and tennis, cooking, and especially spending time with my golden retriever, Buddy.  I also follow closely all of my Wisconsin teams ... Go Packers, Badgers, Brewers, Bucks!