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Melissa Jackson Named Akron Head Women’s Basketball Coach

The University of Akron Director of Athletics Larry Williams announced on Wednesday that Melissa Jackson has been selected as the head coach of the Akron women’s basketball program, pending formal approval from the University’s Board of Trustees. Following her 10-year stint on the Zips staff, including the past six years spent as the associate head coach, Jackson becomes the 10thhead

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Former Tar Heel LaQuanda Barksdale Quick Named Meredith Head Women’s Basketball Coach

Meredith College Athletic Director Jackie Myers named former UNC Tar Heel and Winston-Salem native LaQuanda Barksdale Quick as the next head women’s basketball coach. She will begin her tenure with the Avenging Angels athletic department on the road recruiting July 1. “We are thrilled to have a coach with LaQuanda’s impressive background, both as a former

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Skidmore tabs Turner as women’s basketball head coach

Skidmore College named Jessica Turner head women’s basketball coach. Turner recently competed her fifth season as an assistant coach at Middlebury College. “We are excited to welcome Jess to Skidmore Athletics and look forward to her joining our campus community,” Skidmore athletics director Gail Cummings-Danson said. “With a coaching philosophy that centers around the core

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Cerezola Named Head Women’s Basketball Coach

Brandon Cerezola was recently named the Head Women’s Basketball Coach and Sports Information Director at Hiwassee College. Cerezola comes to Hiwassee College after spending a year as the Graduate Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach and Interim Sports Information Director at Truett McConnell University. In his time at Truett McConnell, Cerezola took on the responsibility of guard player development, social media,

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Gross signs six-year extension to stay with Aggies

After leading UC Davis to back-to-back Big West Conference regular season crowns and two deep runs into the Women’s National Invitation Tournament bracket, head women’s basketball coach Jennifer Gross has signed a contract extension that will keep her on the sidelines through the 2023-24 season, it was announced on Tuesday by Director of Athletics Kevin

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