Todd Sutherland is the head basketball coach at East Chambers High School. He has coached several area schools (Hardin-Jefferson, East Chambers, Kountze) bringing these teams to the State Tournament 8 times, winning 3 State Championships. Coach Sutherland's teams are known for their fast-paced offense and full court pressure. Coach Sutherland hit the 800 win mark in 2019.
Doug McCarter is the former head basketball coach at West Orange-Stark High School. He also coached several other schools (High Island, West Hardin, Industrial, Westbrook (assistant) and 6A James E. Taylor High School in Katy, Tx. His West Orange-Stark Mustangs made the state tournamnet in 2006.