CHARLOTTE, N.C. -
The Charlotte women's
basketball program, in its 38th
season in 2012-13, will welcome back
20 former players, coaches, trainers and managers for the annual Alumni Day
Sunday in conjunction with Homecoming weekend. The former 49ers will be on-hand
as the current team faces Duquesne at 2 p.m. inside Halton Arena.
The weekend festivities for the group include a pregame luncheon and then a
halftime recognition on the court in additional to other activities planned
around the University's Homecoming celebration.
Seventeen of the 20 returners are former players, ranging from Connie Remley
Morris, who suited up for the green and white from 1984-86 to recent 2012
players Katie Meador
and Epiphany Woodson
. One former coach, the program's
first, Judy Rose
, who is now director of athletics, along with a former manager
and athletic trainer will also be in attendance.
Sunday's contest with the unbeaten Dukes can be heard live on ESPN 730 AM, the
flagship station for Charlotte 49ers athletics, throughout the region with
Bobby Rosinski and Lanny Ford handling the broadcast.
Julia Burton, player (1990-93)
Charlita Davis-Joseph, player (1990-93)
Nikki Richardson Graves, player (1996-99)
, player (2005-08), assistant coach/director of operations
Tiffanie Hoey, player (2001-04)
Whitney Hoey, player (2005-08)
Aysha Jones, player (2007-10)
Tonya Chavis Keener, athletic trainer
Tamika Mackey McSweeney, player (1996-99)
, player (2009-12)
Connie Remley Morris, player (1984-86)
Mia Nance, player (1990-91)
Barbara Webb Nieters, player (1989-91)
, coach (1976-82), athletic director (1991-present)
Tameka Smith, player (2005-07)
Ashley Spriggs, player (2007-10)
Courtney Williams, player (2004-07)
Sandra Williams, player (1990-91)
, player (2011-12)
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