On Friday afternoon, the Rocket girls basketball team was introduced to their new Head Girls Basketball Coach, Lauren McCulloch.
Coach McCulloch comes to The Mount with much coaching and playing basketball experience. She graduated from Texas Woman's University with a master's degree in Kinesiology and was a graduate assistant for the women's basketball team. She attended Fort Lewis College for her undergraduate degree and led their basketball team to numerous championship
appearances. She coached at Rogers State University and at Frisco ISD High School. She currently coaches for the Swish AAU Girls High School Basketball program, teaches P.E. and is the Healthy Schools Oklahoma School Coordinator for Oklahoma City Public Schools.
"We are excited about a lot of things when it comes to adding Coach McCulloch to our coaching staff. We are excited about her background as a player and a coach, especially at the college level. She is mature beyond her years and has a definite vision for her team. She is charismatic and we will feel she will have a great connection with our girls that will bring much success to the future of the girls' basketball program," said MSM Athletic Director, Chris Crosbie.
"As soon as I walked through these doors, I knew this place was special. I am extremely happy and proud to be here. I understand the tradition of excellence in the MSM girls' basketball program and I am excited to uphold that. I want these girls to look back on these high school years and remember them as some of the best years of their lives," said Coach McCulloch
We are very proud to introduce our new Head Girls Basketball Coach, Ms. Lauren McCulloch!