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- Pat Glispin - Head Women's Basketball Coach, Clark University
Clark University women's ...
Clark University women's basketball coach Pat Glispin has broken tradition with junior captain and three-year starting point guard Ashleigh Condon (Hull, Mass.).
"If I had my preference, I would have a freshman develop at the point behind a senior to help her
learn the system,'' said Glispin
, "but I thought it best to have Ashleigh start right away.
immediately stabilized the position, has taken on more responsibility since then and has been a leader on the court because of her
great will to win.''
Condon was named captain last season and was the first - and only - sophomore given that responsibility during Glispin's
29 years behind the bench at the Worcester school.
team won just five games in 2009-10, went 9-17 in Condon's rookie year, and last season advanced to the Eastern College Athletic Conference quarterfinals.
Boston Globe: Condon Making Her Point On The Court At Clark: Clark University
Clark University women's basketball coach Pat Glispin knew she needed to go the extra mile to find a point guard for the 2010-11 season.
was aware of a shifty, stop-and-pop point guard tearing up the South Shore League
, so she
set out for the long trek from the college's Worcester campus to Hull High.
"It's one thing to be named a captain, but it's another thing to function so well as a leader as a sophomore,'' said Glispin
has accepted her
responsibilities very well.
plays her guards on the post, providing more scoring opportunities for Condon.
game,'' said Glispin
scoring just about every way you can right now.''
The Cougars have a rich tradition under Glispin
(463-249 in 28 seasons), but have not put together a winning season since the 2005-06 season.
started three freshmen last season, but knew the payoff would come.
"We've had a strong tradition here but haven't been at this level for a while, so it's terrific to be playing good basketball,'' said Glispin