Angelita Forte, a former assistant at Boston College and Ohio University, has been named the new girls basketball coach at Pickerington High School Central.

Angelita Forte, a former assistant at Boston College and Ohio University, has been named the new girls basketball coach at Pickerington High School Central.

Now residing in Canal Winchester, Forte, a Steubenville native, is replacing Wade Brockwell, who stepped down after guiding the Tigers to a 46-24 record in three seasons. Central finished 12-11 overall last year and advanced to a Division I district semifinal.

Forte, who was one of approximately 30 applicants, was approved by the school board at its May 23 meeting.