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4 > Image 4 of University of Kentucky vs. Belmont College, January 18, 1988

Part of University of Kentucky Basketball Programs (Women)

C7/(Mil/0/l9[fy 011 {Kentucky I c/1/QW 8/za at . . . 1, .. 7 4# . Sharon Fanning brings to Ken- 1 1 A ,_-_ `II V ' ~ tucky not only an exceptional `A 1. A 1 record, but also a national repu I tation as an outstanding coach, ` i#, - .1 A j tiV . _ . recruiter and motivator. In ll 1 I ___1_A_A.Aj.A.. r-Z _,; ,_V AA 3 I- $1,- memorable seasons at the Uni- 4 - A -,t: 9 Y. ,:, versity of Tennessee at Chatta- r, - [Q 1}-j.AlA A,, ;A.A->f`;_g 1 nooga, Fannings squads com- AA-Q{;;IQlf i _ _ A ~_ piled a 189-129 mark, including lf;:{_ . , `__,_ iVi Vrv., 1: five straight Southern Conference AIi_1IAiAAQ%A;;_ _VAt A; ` A A ii * i championships from 1982-1986. { AA,A_ . i A .- """* ,AAAAAA 1 Ar-f '' _A~_ A " In 1984, the Lady Mocs went 26- -Ar 1 iii -Qf-Y- `:i * 7 5 and were runners-up in the AA .A A ,AAA,, National Womens Invitational i 1 ,,, . - TOurnamnt_ Coach Fanning is flanked by University President Dr. David Roselle and Athletics Director . Cliff Hagan. Below, Fanning addresses the news media after being named new coach by Hagan. And while her teams were 1 f th 11 1, . . . ,, . - reaping g my Or C 5C .09 Fanning join us, UK Athletics Coach Fanning was receiving . . rr, I1 Director Cliff Hagan says. She - ~ ..f__ personal honors as well. She was . . . =f. 1, 1 has all the qualities we were -I named Southern Conference . . . . .. ..r _- . looking for to fill this position. I - Coach of the Year in 1984 and . . ._ ,_ .1 . - She is not only an outstanding 1% 1985 and was nominated for Ko- . . ,,_,._. , d ,_ . coach, but she is also a fine per- _ 1 _,A, ---=; I ~ _ s.A _._., .1 ._A:,. ak s national Coach of the Year . 1;. .r~... , rsl- 1 . son who will be a good role .-;- . ~~ r...rA honors in 1984. In 1986 she was . -. : ..rr ~-. . model for our young athletes. We A . . I ~ coach of the North squad in the . . I I . _ . believe that her personality and _- 3.- .A .-ye U.S. Olympic Festival and last . . . . _ drive will give this program the , I summer she was named to the . . ,, 1, I. .1, _ . boost it needs right now. . , iri . staff of the USA Select team . . I , = . . . The 33-yearold Fanning, a 1 4 ~...r . 1 1 competing in Seoul, Korea in . . Q . 1 _ native of Chatanooga, completed I , r August. . . ~ - _- .z I 1 ,, . her undergraduate degree at UTC .1; . - _ , I We are thrilled to have Coach . . . . I_ _. I .1 I __ A in 1975 while competing in both A1 AAAA JA . I I - Y basketball and volleyball. She ,A _ .,`_ . ` A1 _=.. ` received her masters degree in ZA`. '.i,; *1,;, ,s. - - -. 1976 from the University of Ten- . . .,AAA .A._ 1 A,._ A graduate assistant coach to Pat YEAR W L PCTA 1 - ._ Head Summitt for one year be- 1976-77 20 13 eos { ~ V 4* ` i A -5 I IIII . fore returning home to build a 1977*78 19 7 -731 - A ~ 1s. I - 1 h 1 1 1978-79 16 11 593 A- _ 5 A _ ,A pI`OgI`HlTI H GT E1 II/IH Inaicli. 1979_8O 15 13 536 r~.-=` ._ {-1 "*` ,.. - -A_ _ A noted speaker who is very 1980-81 19 9 1379 _ I s IA A -. *s --,1 , I - - 1981-82* 14 17 ,452 AEA AAA active in civic affairs, Fanning 1982831 18 11 A621 - also served as Coordinator of 1983-84~# 26 5 Az-,39 1 1 A 4 Womens Athletics at UTC since 1984-85; 15 13 -552 ~ j 2 -_;-I. 1978. she is 3 Cmmm member Or ]j$ 12 gg jgg .-~` the National Womens Basketball * * ' I . ' A A Totals 189 129 .594 This summer. Coach Fanning gave instrue- Cfmches ASSOCIHUOH Board Of 'S1hr C19r <3hm1S lions at a basketball clinic in Jackson, Ky. D1I`CIOI`S. www R""""U$ 2