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23
Jun
2022

Construction Begins on New Flying Queens Museum

Wayland Baptist University and The Hutcherson Flying Queens Foundation (HFQF) announced construction for the long-awaited Flying Queens Basketball Museum is underway. Renovation to walls, ceiling tiles and flooring has begun to make a portion of the space inside the Mabee Regional Heritage Center ready for the new basketball museum.
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02
May
2022

Edgemon and Cooper share top awards

Flying Queen Senior NAIA All-American Kaylee Edgemon joined Wayland track athletes Reggie Mouton and Raheema Westfall as the Roscoe Snyder Award winners as Wayland Baptist University’s top senior athletes for 2021-22 at the winter and spring sports banquet held Sunday, May 1, 2022.
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19
Apr
2022

Kathy Harston to receive Harley Redin Coach’s Award

Former Wayland Baptist Flying Queen Kathy Harston, the senior associate athletics director for sports programs at the University of Texas, has been selected to receive the Harley Redin Coach's Award.
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15
Apr
2022

Carlisle, Hawkins, Mann, Mensah-Stock, Williams to be inducted into Hall of Honor

Mary Williams, a native of Tulia, and a four-time letter winner for the Flying Queens from 1969-73, is one of five former athletes to be inducted into the Wayland Baptist University's Athletic Hall of Honor at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, in the Pete & Nelda Laney Student Activities Center.
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18
Mar
2022

(UPDATED) Flying Queens go cold in Iowa, eliminated from national tourney

The Wayland Baptist Flying Queens picked an unfortunate time to go cold. No. 10 Wayland was held to its lowest point total of the season here Thursday night as the Flying Queens saw their season end in the NAIA Women's Basketball National Championship Round of 16 with 66-53 loss to 12th-ranked Rocky Mountain College (Mont.).
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17
Mar
2022

Queens will lean on veterans, rebounding in Iowa

Jason Cooper will be counting on two of the things that have carried the Flying Queens all season – veteran leadership and dominance on the boards – when Wayland Baptist takes on Rocky Mountain College (Mont.) in its first game at the NAIA Women's Basketball National Championship Final Site in Sioux City, Iowa.
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17
Mar
2022

Kaylee Edgemon named Academic All-American

For her outstanding efforts both on the court and in the classroom, Wayland Baptist Flying Queen Kaylee Edgemon has been named CoSIDA Academic All-American.
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13
Mar
2022

On to Iowa! Flying Queens roll to Opening Round crown

The eighth-ranked Flying Queens extended their season with a trip to the NAIA Women's Basketball National Championship Final Site thanks to a second impressive performance in as many days, this time taking out Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) on Saturday evening in Hutcherson Center in the championship of the Opening Round, 99-85.
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12
Mar
2022

Queens cruise in national tourney opener

With scoring consistency and a tenacious defense, the Flying Queens turned in one of their most solid performances of the season as eighth-ranked Wayland Baptist dispatched Our Lady of the Lake University in a semifinal of the 2022 NAIA Women's Basketball Opening Round presented by Ballogy on Friday night, 89-68.
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