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Markes Takes Reigns as HHS Girls Basketball Coach


Posted Date: 07/21/2021

Markes Takes Reigns as HHS Girls Basketball Coach
Hennessey Public Schools plans to hire Mrs. Courtney Markes as their new Girls Basketball Coach with Board of Education approval at the next Board meeting. She is a graduate of Harrah High School where she was an All-Stater and played for legendary coach Curt Knox. She then continued her basketball career at the University of Central Oklahoma where she played for 4 years. She began coaching as an assistant at Del City, then married Jake Markes and moved to Bison to begin her teaching career at Hennessey Public Schools. She and her husband Jake have 1 son, Beckett. Coach Markes would like to have a meeting Monday, July 26th at 6 p.m. in the Eagle Event Center with all high school girls who are interested in playing basketball this year. Coach Markes will meet with the parents once the school year is started. If you are unable to attend the meeting or parents have any questions, please contact Coach Markes at cmarkes@hps.k12.ok.us