UTRGV Women's Basketball hires Edinburg North alum as coordinator

UTRGV announced Friday that Edinburg North alum Victoria Pena, who spent last season as an assistant coach at Hill College, is now the coordinator for basketball operations with the UTRGV women’s basketball program.

Pena played at Edinburg North from 2008-12, averaging 22.5 points, 8.7 rebounds, 4.7 assists and 8.5 steals per game.

Pena went on to play at Stephen F. Austin from 2012-16, appearing in 54 games while helping the team to the 2014 and 2015 Southland Conference Championships. As a senior, Pena was honored with the Murray Shaw Academic Award, which recognizes the student-athlete with the highest grade point average in each sport.

This is Pena’s second stint at UTRGV after assisting in the compliance department during the spring of 2017.

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