Shawn Sorenson is in his first year as head coach for the men’s Spartans basketball team after serving as assistant coach from 2012-2014. After his first coaching stint at M State, he moved to Buffalo and worked part-time coaching basketball at Buffalo High School. A native of Appleton, he graduated in 2002 from M State, where he played basketball from 2000-2002. He earned his bachelor’s degree in information systems from St. Cloud State University in 2004 and currently works as an information technology professional in Fergus Falls.