Runnels | Independent School, Baton Rouge
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Basketball: Girls

Brent LaxVarsity Girls Basketball Coach

Brent Lax is a native of Baton Rouge. He attended Louisiana Tech University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree. Coach Lax spends his days teaching physical education to Runnels students in grades 2-6.

Coach Lax is more than just the girls varsity basketball coach, he has served as assistant girls varsity basketball coach, assistant varsity and junior high baseball coach, and junior high softball coach. He is also our head varsity softball coach.  

Inspiring words…

"He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing"  -Muhammad Ali



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