TEMPE, Ariz. – Solar Satan Ladies’s Basketball alumna Karen Self was lately one in every of six members inducted into the Arizona Sports activities Corridor of Fame, rounding out the category of 2022 that additionally featured Larry Fitzgerald, Jennifer Gillom, Peggy Kennedy and the late Michael Ok. Kennedy and Pedro Gomez.
Self, who has coached Seton Catholic Preparatory’s basketball workforce for 30-plus years, was honored for her excellent contributions to ladies’ basketball. She has guided the Sentinels to 12 state titles, 17 championship recreation appearances and 26 consecutive regional championships, all whereas racking up 775 profession wins.
Earlier than her profession on the sidelines, Self was a four-year starter for the Solar Devils within the early Nineties, whereas additionally competing in monitor and subject as a thrower for a pair of seasons.
Self is among the highest scoring Solar Devils in Ladies’s Basketball workforce historical past, having left Tempe with 1,224 profession factors. She additionally ranks throughout the program’s top-ten for many assists in a single season, as she dished out 155 in 1989.
She has cemented herself as one of the crucial impactful figures within the Arizona women’ basketball scene, having additionally coached the Women West Crew for the 2020 McDonald’s All-American Recreation.
Self was additionally one of seven Sun Devils nominated on the poll for the category of 2022.
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