Photo by ASHLYNN SHELL
Ta’Rell Simmons (right) and Nikaulyn Goree (left) battle for a rebound during action between the Missouri Tigers and Florida State Seminoles in recent summer basketball league action sponsored by the Ruston Parks and Recreation Department. All games are being played at the recently renovated Bobby James Memorial Gymnasium.
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Ticket are available for the annual Louisiana Tech Lady Techster basketball banquet set for 6:30 p.m. April 12 at the Davison Athletics Complex.
Head coach Tyler Summitt, Associate Head Coach Mickie Demoss and the rest of the Lady Techster coaching staff, support staff and players will be in attendance that evening to recognize and honor the achievements of the past season.
Tech’s three seniors will be recognized that evening while season awards will be handed out to their recipients.
Louisiana Tech head coach Chad Camper has been at the helm of the women’s tennis team for three years and he already has two honors on his resume having been named on Sunday as the 2016 Louisiana Coach of the Year.
He also received this accolade by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association in his first year in 2014. Since then he has built Tech into what this season became a nationally-ranked team for the first time.