Claire Coggins – Wikipedia



American basketball participant

Claire Coggins (born January 1, 1970) is a former American skilled basketball participant and trainer who performed one season within the WNBA for the Chicago Sky. She performed faculty basketball at Kansas State the place she was once award Giant 12 Convention honors. She additionally spent 3 years training as an assistant for Connors State School, Oklahoma Town College, and Kansas State.

School profession[edit]

Coggins performed her colligate profession at [Kansas State Wildcats women’s basketball|Kansas State]]. She earned two all-Giant 12 alternatives and ended her profession with 1,236 issues, the thirty second Wildcat to move the 1,000-point mark.[1][2] Coggins was once a member of the 2004 Giant 12 Championship staff, in addition to the MVP of the 2006 Ladies’s Nationwide Invitation Event.[3]

Skilled profession[edit]

Coggins went undrafted all the way through the 2007 WNBA Draft.

Chicago Sky[edit]

Even though she was once undrafted, Coggins signed a coaching camp contract with the Chicago Sky in 2007. She went thru coaching camp and made the staff for the 2007 season.[4] Coggins gave the impression in 20 video games all the way through her rookie 12 months, and scored a career-high 10 issues on June 7, 2007 in opposition to the Phoenix Mercury.[5]


Following her season with Chicago, Coggins signed to performed in Athens for Panathinaikos for the 2008 season.[6]

WNBA profession statistics[edit]

Common season[edit]

12 months Staff
2006 Chicago 20 1 9.8 .247 .200 .250 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.1 1.0 2.5
Profession 1 12 months, 1 staff 20 1 9.8 .247 .200 .250 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.1 1.0 2.5

Training profession[edit]

After enjoying in Athens, Coggins started a training profession on the colligate degree. She began off at Connors State School, the place she spent two years as an assistant.[7] After that Coggins moved over to Oklahoma Town College, the place she spent 12 months.[8]

Coggins returned to her alma mater in 2012 when she was the Wildcats Video Coordinator.[9]She was once promoted to the Director of Staff Operations the next 12 months, after which promoted once more to Assistant Trainer for the 2014-2015 season.[10] After the season, Coggins resigned from her Assistant Trainer place.[11]

Private lifestyles[edit]

Coggins is married to present UTSA Roadrunners girls’s basketball head trainer Karen Aston. The 2 have a daughter in combination.[12][13]


  1. ^ “Coggins, Gipson Earn All-Giant 12 Nods”. Ok-State Athletics. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  2. ^ “All Giant 12 girls’s groups”. Oklahoman. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  3. ^ McGuire, Corbin. “Ok-State construction on previous WNIT luck”. The Topeka Capital-Magazine. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  4. ^ “Coggins Continues Her Profession With Chicago Sky”. Ok-State Athletics. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  5. ^ “CLAIRE COGGINS STATS”. Professional Ballers Basketball Stats. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  6. ^ “Claire Coggins Heading to Greece”. WNBA. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  7. ^ Brooks, Kenton. “Former WNBA participant employed as assistant at Connors”. Muskogee Phoenix. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  8. ^ “CLAIRE COGGINS”. OCU Sports activities. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  9. ^ “SE: Coggins Again House Once more”. Ok-State Athletics. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  10. ^ “Ok-State pocket book: Coggins promoted to assistant girls’s basketball trainer”. CJ On-line. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  11. ^ “Coggins Resigns from Ok-State Training Team of workers”. Ok-State Athletics. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  12. ^ Fitzgerald, Tim. “Lifetime of Fitz: Claire Coggins in Lee’s Summit, Missouri”. 247 Sports activities. Retrieved July 8, 2022.
  13. ^ Vinzetta, Vinnie. “UTSA’s Karen Aston stocks her adoption adventure”. Kens5. Retrieved July 8, 2022.

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