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July 15, 2015 | Volume 1, Issue 20

Education

Plays/Drills of the Day. Each day new plays and drills presented by FastModel Sports are available on wbca.org under the education section.

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Association Updates

Membership Renewal. To ensure that you receive all necessary renewal information, please log into your account and confirm we have the correct information listed for you. Updates to information can be done online in your record or by contacting the WBCA office at 770-279-8027 or by .

Center for Coaching Excellence. A limited number of spots remain for the test-pilot version of the Center for Coaching Excellence at the Atlanta Airport Marriott Gateway.  The head coaches session is Aug. 11-12 and assistant coaches programming is Aug. 13-14. Contact Daniella Trujillo at or (770) 279-8027 ext. 110.

Career Center. Visit the WBCA Career Center to find open coaching positions.

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NCAA

South Carolina can bid to host future NCAA championships. The University of South Carolina can now bid to host future NCAA championships following the removal of the Confederate flag from the South Carolina State House grounds.

Women’s basketball attendance tops 11 million. Attendance for the 2014-15 NCAA women’s basketball season eclipsed 11 million fans for the eighth consecutive season.

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Kay Yow Cancer Fund

Chip 'N 4Kay. The inaugural Chip N’ 4Kay Casino Night will take place in Augusta, Georgia on the evening of July 27 at the Augusta Marriott from 8 to 11 p.m. ET. The event is running in conjunction with Nike Nationals. The cost is $75 per person and includes appetizers, drinks, casino games and raffle prizes! RSVP by Monday, July 20 to .

2015 4Kay Golf Classic. Join the Kay Yow Cancer Fund in Pinehurst, N.C. at one of golf’s greatest venues, Pinehurst No. 4, on Sept. 7 & 8 for the 7th annual 4Kay Golf Classic! Contact the Kay Yow Cancer Fund with questions at 919-659-3301. Registration deadline is August 10.

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Industry News

WBCA Academic Top 25 Team Honor Roll presented by AT&T

Team USA wins gold medal at World University Games

Three associated with girls’ basketball inducted into National High School Hall of Fame

Northern Kentucky joins Horizon League

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Did you know?

Morningside (Iowa) holds record for most victories in a perfect season. Morningside (Iowa), which won the 2015 NAIA national championship going 37-1 on the season, recorded 38 victories during the 2008-09 season to post the most victories in a perfect season and most victories in a season for NAIA Division II.  The Mustangs earned the program’s third national title that season and were coached by Jamie Sale who was named the NAIA Division II Coach of the Year.  

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Dates to Remember

July 13-22
• NCAA DI Dead Period

July 23-29
• NCAA DI Evaluation Period

July 30
• WBCA Board of Directors Meeting

July 30-31
• NCAA DI Dead Period