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Two Miss Kentucky Basketball recipients named part of Louisville Women’s Basketball All-Decade Team


Miss Kentucky Basketball 2008 Tia Gibbs and Miss Kentucky Basketball 2011 Sara Hammond recently were announced as part of the University of Louisville Women’s Basketball All-Decade Team.  According to the article written by Jody Demling, the Cardinals under the direction of head coach Jeff Walz turned in the most successful decade in the history of the program.

Sara Hammond (2011-15)

Hammond had 1,249 career points and 791 career rebounds.

Tia Gibbs (2011-14)

Sat out two years because of injuries but was a huge key on that 2013-14 team that won 33 games.


Here are the records by season for the decade:

2010-11: 22-13; 2011-12: 23-10; 2012-13: 29-9 (Final Four); 2013-14: 33-5; 2014-15: 27-7; 2015-16: 26-8; 2016-17: 29-8; 2017-18: 36-3 (Final Four); 2018-19: 32-4; 2019-20: 12-1.

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