Mark Huelsman is in his sixth season as an assistant women's basketball coach at Ohio Northern.
Huelsman has been heavily involved in all aspects of the Polar Bear women's basketball program, including but not limited to recruiting, post player development and head coach of the junior varsity team.
He has been a part of five Ohio Athletic Conference Regular Season Championships, two conference tournament championships, and four NCAA III Tournament appearances, including an Elite 8 berth during the 2017 season.
Since Huelsman’s arrival to Ohio Northern he has helped develop five, First Team All-OAC post players (2 player of the year), two D3Hoops.com All-American (2nd Team and 4th Team) and two WBCA Honorable Mention All-American post players.
“Mark has been a vital part of our success over the past four seasons. He has done an outstanding job in recruiting and developing our players” said head coach Michele Durand.
Prior to coming to Ohio Northern Huelsman worked as an assistant coach at fellow OAC school Wilmington. He graduated from Wittenberg in 2007 where he was a 3-year letter winner for the men's basketball team as well as a member of 2006 NCAA III Tournament runner-up team.
Mark is a member of the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association. He resides with his wife, Lauren, in Marion, OH.