Every player from the runner-up match will play on the team this season with the addition of two new players.
Initially hired as an assistant coach in 2009, Young has built relationships with players and staff that have served as a foundation for his run as head coach 12 years later.
Shereka Wright’s background and experience at the professional level provide opportunities for her athletes to progress their talent.
After winning their ninth National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament title in March, the team will now have a target on its back, senior Clarence McCarthy-Grogan said.
The Lady Mavericks picked up two transfers in the off-season and will be returning six letterwinners from last year’s team.