Hard One, Not Done

 

A commemoration of the 100-Year Anniversary of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment from an Iowa Perspective

WOMEN'S ATHLETICS AT IOWA UNIVERSITIES

The women’s basketball head coaches at University of Iowa, Iowa State University, University of Northern Iowa and Drake University, in addition to the head volleyball coach at University of Northern Iowa, will designate one game during 2020 as a tribute to Iowa’s 19th Amendment Centennial Commemoration.  A public address announcement and plaque will be presented to the athletic department and administration at each of the institutions.  Three of the five game dates have been identified: 

  • University of Northern Iowa's women's basketball Head Coach, Tanya Warren, and the Athletic Department will designate Sunday, Feb. 9 as a tribute to Iowa's 19th Amendment Centennial Commemoration.  A plaque presentation and recognition will occur during a timeout at the U.N.I. vs. Southern Illinois women's basketball game. Tip-off is at 2 pm at the McLeod Center, University of Northern Iowa.
  • University of Iowa's women's basketball Head Coach, Lisa Geske-Bluder, and the Athletic Department will designate Saturday, Feb.22 as a tribute to Iowa's 19th Amendment Centennial Commemoration.  A plaque presentation and recognition will occur during a timeout at the Univ. of Iowa vs. Penn State women's basketball game. Tip-off is at 2 pm at the Carver-Hawkeye Arena, University of Iowa.
  • Iowa State University's women's basketball Head Coach, Bill Fennelly, and the Athletic Department will designate Saturday, Feb. 29 as a tribute to Iowa's 19th Amendment Centennial Commemoration.  A plaque presentation and recognition will occur during a timeout at the Iowa State University vs. West Virginia women's basketball game. Tip-off is at noon at the Hilton Coliseum, Iowa State University.

The date of Drake University’s spring 2020 women’s basketball game and University of Northern Iowa’s fall 2020 volleyball game have yet to be determined.

Lead Organizer(s): Dr. Steve Corbin, University of Northern Iowa