Her guidance also led to six New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championships and three NEWMAC Coach of the Year awards.
Graves has always been a teacher of the game of basketball.
A full list of Carol Eckman Award recipients can be found here.
Duke’s first Olympic medal winner won a bronze medal in the 110-meter hurdles for the U. During his junior year in 1954, he was named the first ever ACC Athlete of the Year.
Sime's grandson Max Mc Caffrey was a wide receiver at Duke and graduated in May, and one of his other grandsons is Christian Mc Caffrey, Stanford's star running back who was the Heisman Trophy runner-up last year., has been honored with the 2017 Carol Eckman Award, announced by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) on Tuesday evening.The Carol Eckman Award is named in honor of the late Carol Eckman, the former West Chester State College coach, who is considered the "Mother of the Women's Collegiate Basketball Championship." Eckman organized the first women's basketball championship at West Chester in 1969, and continued to garner recognition and support for the women's game until her death from cancer in 1985.The Chicago Bulls drafted him with the 13th overall pick in 1977, but Armstrong played just two seasons for them before his NBA career came to an end.Nancy Hogshead The most decorated Olympian in Duke’s history, Hogshead won gold medals in the 100-meter freestyle, 4-x-100-meter freestyle relay and 4-x-100-meter medley relay and a silver medal in the 200-meter individual medley at the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles.