|Title:||Men's Assistant Basketball Coach|
Assistant Coach Lester Stewart was an assistant men’s basketball coach for the College of Southern Idaho before coming to Casper College. In two years at CSI, Stewart coached 16 players who went on to four-year colleges — 14 Division 1 schools — and coached three NJCAA All-Americans. The CSI Golden Eagles posted a two-year record of 55-14 and were the 2018 NJCAA National Tournament Runners-Up.
Before his time at CSI, Stewart spent six years as a head high school coach in Idaho from 2011-2017. Named Coach of the Year in 2012 and 2013, Stewart’s teams qualified for the state tournament three times, and he led two different teams to that tournament.
Before coaching for CSI, he started his own skills training business, Trinity Hoops, for fourth graders to professionals.
Originally from Chicago, Stewart received his bachelor’s in physical education from Idaho State University and is working on his master’s in human resources development.
He has two children, Riann 10 and Jalin 8.