Riley Helmick is entering her second year as the Head Coach of the TVCC Women's Basketball program. She was the assistant coach for the Chukars during the 2019-2020 season and was the Interim Head Coach during the 2020-21 season.
Helmick was born and raised in Ontario, Oregon. She graduated from Ontario High School in 2015 where she played basketball and golf. She attended Treasure Valley Community College and played basketball for the Chukars for 2 years. During the 2016-2017 season, she broke the school record for made 3's in a season with 85. She is also the school record holder for made 3 pointers in a career at 143.
Upon graduating from Treasure Valley, Helmick attended Dickinson State University in Dickinson, North Dakota. She played basketball and golf for the Blue Hawks for two years. She helped the Blue Hawk Golf Team to a 2nd place finish at the Spring Conference Golf Tournament in Bellevue, Nebraska during the 2018-2019 season, where she placed 5th place individually. Helmick graduated from DSU with a Bachelor's of Exercise Science with an emphasis in Sports Management in 2019.
Helmick also serves as the Athletics Coordinator for Treasure Valley Community College. She is a volunteer assistant coach for the Ontario High School boys and girls golf teams, where her dad, Scott, is the head coach. Helmick will complete her Master of Arts in Teaching- Athletic Educational Leadership Degree from Dickinson State University in May of 2022. In her spare time, Helmick enjoys DIY projects, golfing with her family, and playing fetch with her dogs.