1966-67 Lead Sand Rock’s basketball team to third place finish in the state
1966-67 team record 32-2
1966-67 Had 31 game winning streak
Went from 0-23 to 32-2 in five seasons
Overall coaching record at Sand Rock of 102-65
Coach Wester graduated from Sand Rock High School in 1952. He received a B.S. in education from Jacksonville State University and a Master’s Degree and Educational Specialist Degree from the University of Alabama. Wester taught and coached basketball at Cedar Bluff High School from 1969 to 1972. Wester went on to become the vice-principal of the school. He retired from the Cherokee County School System in 1988. Coach Wester is still regarded as one of the greatest coaches in Sand Rock High School’s history.