After six seasons, Tom Ptak has stepped down as women's basketball coach at Illinois Valley Community College.
His stint at IVCC included being twice named Arrowhead Conference Coach of the Year. Ptak says he will miss the relationships he develops with players the most. He will now devote his time to being an alderman in La Salle and helping to run a funeral home and hair salon.
Ptak's overall coaching career spans 22 years.