Basketball Tryout Information
are 8 scholarships to award and we looking for the following positions:
(2)Point guards (2) shooting guards- 5”8” or taller, (4) post
players 5”10” or taller with good speed.
I look for scorers for each of these positions.
**You must bring unofficial copy of high school
transcript. All participants must present a
valid physical form that is for the current year.
If you wish to visit the dorms, you will need a driver’s
license for ID purposes.
COMPLETE THE WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TRYOUT FORM AND RETURN BY MARCH 5. You can scan
and email to Linda.firstname.lastname@example.org or
fax to (251) 580-2155.
Click here for the Women's Basketball Tryout Form
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Linda Pitts, Head Coach
1-800-381-3722 ext. 2127
Coach Pitts began her coaching career for the Sun Chiefs Women’s
Basketball Program in 1994. She earned a B.S. degree from Judson College
in Marion, Alabama and an M.S. degree from Mississippi University for
Women in Columbus, Mississippi, where she served as a graduate assistant
coaching volleyball and softball.
She began her coaching career at the University of South Florida in
Tampa in 1980. She has had coaching stints at Judson College and the
University of North Carolina-Pembroke during her 36 year coaching career
at the college level. She has coached five different sports on the
college level and has coached at NCAA Division I, II and NAIA
institutions. Her teams have made appearances in 4 National Tournaments,
2 in basketball and 2 in softball. This season will be her 23rd year as
coach of the women’s basketball program at Faulkner. Her team achieved a
first ever national ranking for the Sun Chiefs in 1996. The ’96-’97 and
’97-’98 squad finished second in the state. The team placed third
during the ’00-’01 and ’01-’02 seasons. The ‘06-‘07 team won the
Southern Division Championship with a conference record of 13-1.
Both the 2012-13 and 2015-16 teams won the Southern Division Championship with conference records of 10-2.
Do YOU want to be a Sun Chief?
Let Coach know by filling out this Prospective Sun Chief form!