BAKERSFIELD, CA – The Bakersfield College Athletics program is proud to announce the appointment of Rosebrooke Hunt as the interim women's head basketball coach. Hunt, a former assistant coach and athlete at Bakersfield College, brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the position. Hunt has been a part of the Bakersfield College basketball program for over 7 years, serving as an assistant coach for the last five seasons and an athlete for two seasons. She played for the Renegades from 2013 through 2015 and was a part of the team's only Western Conference Champion in 2015.
In her time as an assistant coach, Hunt has been instrumental in the development of many players, helping them to reach their full potential on and off the court. She has also been a key member of the coaching staff, working closely with the head coach, Paula Dahl, to develop game plans and strategies.
As the interim head coach, Hunt will have the opportunity to lead the Renegades to success on the court. She is excited to take on this new challenge and is committed to building a winning program.
"I am honored to be named the interim head coach of the Bakersfield College women's basketball team," said Hunt. "I feel privileged to be able to come back and work for Bakersfield College because it helped me get to where I am today and particularly this job. I'm excited to give back to the school and community.
As the interim head coach, Rosebrooke is eager to take on a new role as a first-time head coach, "I am looking forward to adding my vision and plans to a new direction I see the program evolving to. I have been a part of this program for many years, and I am excited to take on this new role. I am committed to building a program that is competitive and successful, both on and off the court."
Bakersfield College is confident that Hunt's experience and leadership will help guide the Renegades to a successful season. The entire Bakersfield College community is excited to see what the future holds for the women's basketball program under Hunt's leadership.
Lastly, Hunt gave praises to Bakersfield College's former women's head basketball coach Dahl, "I owe her a lot, I went away for school initially and came back home and she gave me the opportunity to play and love basketball again. When I finished my playing career, she gave me a chance to learn the coaching side and now everything has come full circle and I have a ton of gratitude for her."