Amanda Bailey

The 2013–14 Luther College Women’s Basketball team is coming off of its best
season in four years. The Norse will return five starters this year led by seniors
Nellie Nelson, Taylor Johnson, Logan Hjerleid, and Lyndsi Woolems, and junior Meagan Koepnick. Johnson received First Team All-Conference honors last season, while Nelson & Koepnick earned Second Team All-Conference. The team will play a competitive regular-season schedule of 25 games in the IIAC Conference and throughout the Midwest Region. The Norse live by the motto... Don't Miss, Never Quit!

Coaching at Luther

  • Entering third year as Head Women's Basketball Coach
  • Last year coached the Norse to their first conference tournament appearance since 2009
  • Coached three All-Conference players in 2012-2013
  • 2008-2011 Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Coaching Prior to Luther

  • 2007-2008 Assistant Women's Basketball Coach at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point
  • 2006-2007 Assistant Varsity Girls Basketball Coach at Mosinee High School (WI)
  • 2005-2006 SPASH Hoops 8th Grade girls basketball Coach (WI)

As an Athlete

  • Two-time WBCA Kodak All-American
  • 2005 NCAA III National Player of the Year
  • Three-time all-conference and two-time WIAC Player of the Year.
  • Completed her career as the Pointers all-time leading scorer with 1,801 points
  • Helped lead the Pointers to a record of 101-19 during her career and the 2002 NCAA III national championship and a fourth place finish in the national tournament in 2004
  • As a member of the Pointers track and field team, she was a four-time All-American in the shot put and once in the discus