PROFILE: KAREN DALTON - Basketball (The Sydney Uni Flames WNBL Program)

Karen Dalton has coached the Sydney University Flames for nine seasons as head coach.

The former Sydney University basketball star now coaches the next generation of promising Flames. Formerly, she was assistant coach of the Australian Opals at the 2004 Olympics, and assistant coach of a number of junior women's teams including the Under 19, Under 21 and Under 22 teams.

During the 2001-2002 season she was named the WNBL Coach of the Year.

Karen  played 375 games in the WNBL and played in four World Championships and 252 games for her country. She is also a WNBL Life Member.

Karen was inducted into the Basketball Australia Hall of Fame in 2007 and the Basketball NSW Hall of Fame in 2010.

Perhaps most exceptional, she competed at the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles and the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul.





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