Susan Thompson: Girls Basketball Coach of the Year
Sunday, March 23, 2014 12:51 AM
When the members of the Greenwood High School girls basketball team told coach Susan Thompson their goal was nothing short of a state championship this season, Thompson didn't try to temper those expectations.
In fact, she encouraged them.
Though the Eagles came up seven points short in their quest for a title, Thompson navigated the Eagles through a five-game losing streak and multiple bumps in the road to earn a Class AAAA runner-up finish.
For that, she is the All-Lakelands Girls Basketball Coach of the Year.
But don't try to give the credit for Greenwood's success.
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