Coaches in New Places: UNCW’s Ashley Wade

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Ashley Wade had never visited UNC Wilmington before interviewing for the head coaching position this summer. But she was very aware of the school.

Wade’s dad lived nearby in North Myrtle Beach, and always mentioned the UNCW program when they discussed her future coaching aspirations.

“I would tell him I wanted to get down to the Carolinas,” said Wade, a Baltimore native who spent the last seven seasons on the staff at Northern Illinois. “He[…]