Sean Westerlund joins the Hood College men's basketball coaching staff for the 2016-17 season.
Westerlund arrives at Hood after coaching Harford Christian to three straight conference titles as head coach. His team advanced to the Maryland Christian State Tournament Championship Game in 2015-16, which was the second consecutive 20-win season for the squad. Harford Christian led the nation in steals per game with 28 per contest in 2014-15. He coached 16 all-conference players, three All-Harford County selections and a DMVElite All-State pick.
Prior to taking over as head coach at Harford Christian, he served as the associate head coach at the school and helped the 2012-13 squad to the first conference championship in 17 years and a school record 24 wins.
Westerlund was a multi-sport student-athlete at Lancaster Bible College, competing in basketball, baseball and soccer. He earned NCCAA All-Region in both soccer and baseball, and was an All-Northeast Athletic Conference First Team selection in 2011.
A 2013 graduate of Lancaster Bible, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in professional counseling-psychology and bible. Westerlund went on to receive a master's degree from Concordia University in California in coach and athletic administration.