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Kaye McDonald
Kaye McDonald

Inducted: 1981

Coached the women's basketball team and served as an advisor to the Women's Recreation Association, the forerunner of the women's athletic programs, from 1960-65 ... coached Redbird softball from 1960-63 ... an instructor of health, physical education and recreation at Illinois State ... served as a physical education professor, director of women's athletics and basketball coach at Mesa (Arizona) Community College ... nationally rated official in basketball, volleyball, and softball ... the first woman to officiate at the National AAU Basketball Tournament in 1965 ... worked the first AIAW National Basketball Tournament, held at Illinois State in 1971.