FLYING QUEENS ANNOUNCE NEW SIGNEES, COACHES

source: wbuathletics.com New Wayland Baptist Flying Queens head coach Jason Cooper has announced the signing of seven new players and two coaches. The seven future Flying Queens are: –Sophia Diakomina, a 6-foot-3 sophomore forward/post transfer from Cameron University, originally from Corpus Christi Veterans Memorial High School –Taryn Schultz, a 5-foot-6 freshman guard from Bushland High…

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FLYING QUEENS ANNOUNCE NEW SIGNEES, COACHES

POSTPONED ATHLETICS HALL OF HONOR INDUCTION CEREMONY RESCHEDULED FOR NOV. 6

source: wbuathletics.com A date for Wayland Baptist University’s Athletics Hall of Honor postponed induction has been set…again. The ceremony to induct the 2020 class of longtime supporters Joe and Freda Provence, former athletics director Dr. Sylvia Nadler, veteran baseball coach Brad Bass, all-American high jumper Kim (Kayler) Clemmons and standout baseball player Todd Jeffress – as well as recognize Harley Redin Coach’s Award winner Tim…

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JASON COOPER NAMED FLYING QUEENS COACH

source: wbuathletics.com June 16, 2021 When Jason Cooper arrived on the Wayland Baptist University campus in 1997 to play basketball for the Pioneers, he had no clue about the rich history and tradition of the Flying Queens women’s basketball program. “I thought it was a pretty strange name and very unusual that the men’s and…

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JASON COOPER NAMED FLYING QUEENS COACH

ELLISES HEADING TO NCAA D-II ANGELO STATE

source: wbuathletics.com After resigning as head coach of the Wayland Baptist Flying Queens to accept a similar position at Angelo State University, Alesha Ellis said leaving her hometown and the program she returned to being a national power in women’s basketball won’t be easy. “It’s definitely bittersweet. This is where I grew up. I have so many friends…

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ELLISES HEADING TO NCAA D-II ANGELO STATE

REDIN AND ODOM MISS SELECTION INTO NAISMITH’S 2021 CLASS

May 16, 2021 To: Hutcherson Flying Queens Foundation Members and Associates             And to Flying Queens’ supporters everywhere! From:  Linda Pickens Price, President of the HFQF I am disappointed to have to relate that the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame has released the names of its Class of 2021 and neither Coach Redin nor…

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REDIN AND ODOM MISS SELECTION INTO NAISMITH’S 2021 CLASS

COOPER, ADAMS TOGETHER AGAIN AT TEXAS TECH

source: wbuathletics.com LUBBOCK – A working relationship and close friendship between Mark Adams and Rick Cooper that started at Wayland Baptist almost 40 years ago will continue at Texas Tech University. Cooper – the former WBU basketball player and coach who most recently served as the university’s director of athletics – has been named chief…

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COOPER, ADAMS TOGETHER AGAIN AT TEXAS TECH