Jessica Keller

Courtesy of Columbia Daily Tribune

Jessica Keller, the new head coach of the Columbia College women’s basketball team, was hired from a pool of 80 applicants. Coach Keller takes over a successful program — and she’s got a lot of confident people backing her. Coach Bob Burchard was quoted in an article about how Keller is seen as a rising star in the profession. She says she feels fortunate to be here, but she also feels ready to start.

Read more about Coach Keller here: “Cougars catch a rising star”Columbia Daily Tribune