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SFU welcomes Coach Keila Whittington

April 28, 2019 Tags: Athletics , Faith

Saint Francis University welcomed  Keila Whittington as its eighth women's basketball head coach in program history on Thursday, April 25, 2019  in a press conference at the Maurice Stokes Athletics Center.  
Kaila Whittington Press ConferenceIn terms of coaching and character-building, Whittington brings to the team her faith as a devout Catholic and her long-standing success as an assistant head coach with Sweet Sixteen experience.

Whittington comes to Loretto, from Marist College where she served as the assistant coach from 2016-19. It was her second stint with the Red Foxes after also serving as an assistant coach from 2007-09.

Whittington spent 2001-07 as the assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at Penn State, where she guided the Lady Lions to an NCAA Elite Eight appearance and two Sweet Sixteen appearances. 
Photos by JD Cavrich

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