Iowa Western Reivers
Reivers Lindsey Vande Hoef
Lindsey Vande Hoef
Office: KC-1331
Phone: 712-325-3291
Mobile: 605-759-3088
Head Coach

Lindsey Vande Hoef enters her second season as Iowa Western's Head Women's Basketball Coach.  

The Reivers saw much success on the court and in the classroom during Vande Hoef’s first year.  Coach Vande lead her team to 25-5 record, undefeated in ICCAC and finished the season ranked #15 in NJCAA Division 1.  The Reivers had five players named to the ICCAC D1 All-Region Team, one NJCAA All-American and one NJCAA All-American Honorable Mention.  The team held a cumulative 3.16 GPA and finished the school year with 11 of the 13 players on the ICCAC Academic All-Region Team.  The Reivers also had one player named NJCAA Academic All-American.  All seven sophomores for the 2015-16 team signed at a four-year institution and are able to continue as student-athletes at the next level.

A native of Horicon, Wisconsin, the former Lindsey Niemuth played at the NCAA Division III level at Carroll University in Waukesha, WI.  Coach Vande is passionate about the game and has coached at the college level for over 13 years.  Vande worked as an assistant coach at the NAIA and junior college levels for eight years.  She spent four years as head coach at NCAA Division III level in Wisconsin at Lakeland University.


Coach Vande previously served as an assistant at Iowa Western to former Head Coach Jim Turgeon from 2007-2011.   In her previous stint with the Reivers, the team finished with an 89-36 record over her four seasons, sending numerous players on to four-year schools and at the time, reaching their highest national ranking of #3 in 2010-11.

Vande Hoef also was a graduate assistant from 2005-07 at the University of Sioux Falls (S.D.). She served as head coach for the junior varsity squad and was heavily involved in the Cougars' recruiting efforts. Vande Hoef started her coaching career as an assistant coach for two seasons at perennial NAIA Division II power Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee. She was part of a team that set a school record with 31 wins in 2004, and the Wolves qualified for the NAIA D-II National Tournament both seasons, advancing to the round of 16 in 2005.


Vande Hoef graduated from Carroll University in 2003 with a degree in fitness management and received a master's in business administration from the University of Sioux Falls in 2007.


Lindsey resides in Council Bluffs, IA with her husband, Chris and son, William.

Reivers Patrick Harrison
Patrick Harrison
Office: KNV
Phone: 712-325-3716
Assistant Coach

Patrick Harrison is in his 1st season with the Reivers.  He comes to Council Bluffs from Kansas City, Kansas where he was an assistant at Johnson County Community College.