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The legacy of Maggie Dixon : a leader on the court and in life

Author: John H Grubbs
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Maggie Dixon, a 28-year old women's basketball coach at the United States Military Academy, led the West Point team to its first appearance in the NCAA basketball tournament-and died suddenly four weeks later. This book profiles a woman whose enthusiasm, affirmation, hard work, and determination inspired not only her players but friends and family.
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Grubbs, John H., 1940-
Legacy of Maggie Dixon.
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2018
(DLC) 2018018754
Named Person: Maggie Dixon
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John H Grubbs
ISBN: 9781538114490 1538114496
OCLC Number: 1035317076
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 219 pages)
Contents: Intro; Contents; Preface; Foreword; Chapter 1. Overtime; Chapter 2. Fortress on the Hudson; Chapter 3. The Search Begins; Chapter 4. The Bruno Connection; Chapter 5. The Search Ends; Chapter 6. First Win of the Season; Chapter 7. Of Carrots, Sticks, and Slates; Chapter 8. The Unfolding Season; Chapter 9. Adversity; Chapter 10. Big Mo; Chapter 11. A Season Ending Well; Chapter 12. March Madness; Chapter 13. Championship Day at West Point; Chapter 14. Women in the Arena; Chapter 15. One Basket at a Time; Chapter 16. Thirteen Seconds to Euphoria; Chapter 17. The Volunteers Chapter 18. Spring Returns to West PointChapter 19. See You on the Court; Chapter 20. Leadership, Love, and Legacy; Epilogue. To Support and Defend; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Responsibility: Jack Grubbs.

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