John  Garrison
 John Garrison


Carmen Dolfo's door is always open

Veteran WWU coach nearing 500th victory


GNAC Pre-season Preview: WWU favored in conference race

Three Vikings named pre-season league all-stars

In sixth year as volunteer assistant at WWU ... Played basketball at Eastern Washington University, starting two years and lettering four ... Saw action in 113 games, a school record at the time, making 53 starts ... Was EWU's Big Sky Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year in 2000-01 and was three-time BSC all-Academic choice ... Team co-captain and most inspirational award winner as senior ... As junior, played on team that finished 18-11 and 11-5 league, losing to Idaho in BSC Tournament title game on three-point buzzer beater that cost Eagles an automatic berth in NCAA Tournament ... Earned bachelor's degree from EWU in 1991, majoring in sales, sales marketing and finance ... Successfull businessman ... Husband of WWU women's basketball coach Carmen Dolfo ... They have two daughters, Kennedy 15 and Aspen 13, and son John Grey 11 ... 46 years old.