Maxwell hires Lane Swedberg as girls' basketball coach

MAXWELL, Neb. (KNOP) - Maxwell Public Schools announced the hiring of a new girls' basketball coach on Wednesday.

Lane Swedberg is the new head coach for the Wildcats. Swedberg graduated from Wallace High School in 2011, and Chadron State College in 2016. Swedberg previously taught sixth grade math at Madison Middle School in North Platte, and coached middle school girls basketball.

Swedberg is replacing Kassie Schuett, who recently accepted the Gothenburg girls' basketball coaching job.

This will be Swedberg's first varsity head coaching job.