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August 19, 2015 | Volume 1, Issue 22

Association Updates

Committee Elections. Nominations are now being accepted for select awards committees and Assistant Coaches Committee positions. Login to your account to see what positions are available in your region.

Bylaws Revisions. A proposed revision to two WBCA Bylaws are posted on wbca.org until mid September. The membership will vote on the proposed bylaw revisions from September 14-18.

Intern Opportunities.The WBCA is now accepting applications for the Betty F. Jaynes Internship Program’s Class of 2016. Visit wbca.org to view the application process.

CCE Pilot Program a Success. The WBCA hosted the regional pilot program for The Center for Coaching Excellence, running a two-day session for head coaches followed by a two-day session for assistant coaches.

Membership Renewal. Remain a part of the WBCA team by renewing your membership online for the upcoming year. Contact the WBCA office at 770-279-8027 (prompt 2) or by if you need assistance with renewing.

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Education

Collegiate Rules. View NCAA playing rules information provided by Jon Levinson, NCAA Women’s Basketball Secretary-Rules Editor on wbca.org.

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Kay Yow Cancer Fund

2015 4Kay Golf Classic. Spots are still available to participate in the 2015 4Kay Golf Classic. Don’t miss an opportunity to support a great cause and play at one of golf’s greatest venues, Pinehurst No. 4, on Sept. 7 & 8! Contact the Kay Yow Cancer Fund with questions at 919-659-3301.

2016 Play 4Kay. The Kay Yow Cancer Fund needs your help in making the 2016 Play 4Kay initiative the strongest yet. As you are looking over your schedule and preparing for the 2016 season, please designate a date, spread the word and Play 4Kay. For more information, visit Play4Kay.org or contact Sarah Womack at 919-659-3302.

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NCAA

DI seeks policies that reaffirm commitment to education. The Division I Board of Directors has shaped some recommendations for the future direction on college athletes and how schools prepare them for life after sports.

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Industry News

WNBA draft lottery will be based on 2-year record

Canadian women beat Cuba at FIBA Americas, clinch Olympic berth

Australia survives a withering three-quarter New Zealand challenge to take the title at the FIBA Oceania U16 Women's Championship

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Did you know?

Most Consecutive Home-Court Victories. Southeastern Nazarene (Oklahoma) holds the NAIA record for most consecutive home-court victories with 122 between 1988-1998. 

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Dates to Remember

August 31
End of the 2014-15 WBCA Membership Year

September 2
WBCA Fall Election Nominations End at 5 p.m. ET