TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Seminoles.com) – Florida State Women’s Basketball’s annual end-of-the-year banquet will happen on Saturday, April 15, at 7 p.m. on the second floor of the FSU Basketball Training Center.The traditional gathering that always includes good food and plenty of recognition will follow a similar format in year’s past.
Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and interested attendees can park in the main civic center lot, just a short walk to the main entrance of the practice facility.
The RSVP deadline to the open event is Wednesday, April 12. The cost to attend is $30 per adult and $12 for kids 12 years old or under. RSVP’s can be made by phone to Linda Goddard at 850-644-3641 or via email at Lgoddard@fsu.edu.
Romero joined Thomas as an All-ACC First Team member this past season, finishing second on the team with 12.5 points while shooting 48.6 percent from the floor and 50.9 percent from three-point range. The Las Palmas, Spain, native finishes her career as one of the best players in program history, emerging as the program’s lone three-time All-American in three years played.
Romero and Thomas guided FSU to a 28-7 overall record, a 13-3 conference mark and a runner-up finish in the ACC regular season. The Seminoles were one of seven NCAA programs to reach the Elite Eight in at least two of the last three seasons, reaching the round of eight this past season.
Founded in 1981, the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association is the professional association for coaches of women’s and girls’ basketball at all levels of competition. The WBCA offers educational resources that coaches need to help make themselves better leaders, teachers and mentors to their players; provides opportunities for coaches to connect with peers in the profession; serves as the unifying voice of a diverse community of coaches to the organizations that control the game; and celebrates those coaches, players and other individuals who excel each year and contribute to the advancement of the sport.