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Carolyn Peck. Source: Women's Sport Foundation

Beatriz Caldas, Managing Editor

April 16, 2017

Carolyn Peck didn’t realize she was the first African-American female coach to win a national championship until a reporter told her so in 1999. She was the head coach of Purdue University’s basketball team at the time and saw an incredibly successful campaign while training the team. Although...