When the basketball season begins this winter, the Black River Falls High School boys team will have a new coach.
Mark Gaier has been named the new coach for 2011-2012. He replaces Brian Jensen who resigned at the end of the previous school year.
Gaier is the son of John Gaier, the successful girls basketball coach at Neillsville High School.
Mark Gaier brings a variety of coaching experience including as an assistant at Stevens Point according to Black River Falls School Superintendent Ron Saari.