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WAF continues support for UTPA women's athletics program
Posted: 04/12/2005
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The Women's Athletics Fundraisers (WAF) group at The University of Texas-Pan American was honored during a Lady Bronc basketball game for their fundraising efforts on behalf of the Lady Bronc women athletes. WAF presented $20,000 to help support the women's athletics program and $5,000 toward the Fifth Year Scholarship Program initiated by WAF in 2002. Since its inception, WAF has contributed more than $65,000 for the women's athletics and Fifth Year Scholarship programs. Accepting the check on behalf of the athletics department was Jim Lancaster, assistant athletic director for sports medicine. Pictured at the check presentation ceremony were Marty Charles and Dora Brown, International Bank of Commerce; P.J. Moses, assistant athletic director for compliance/senior women's administrator; Phyllis Hutchins, College of Business Administration staff; Doris Albin, WAF member; Lancaster; Lynn Jimerson, publications production manager in the Office of University Relations and 2004-2005 WAF Fundraiser chair; and April Cupp, athletic department marketing coordinator.