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Former Queens Thrilled With HOF Induction

Apr 09, 2019 - Targeted News Service

Wayland Baptist University issued the following news release:

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced its 2019 induction class on Saturday, April 6. The class includes the Wayland Baptist University Flying Queens from 1948-82.

The Flying Queens program was at the forefront of women's basketball, offering full athletic scholarships for women in 1950s. The Queens soared to 10 AAU National Championships from 1954-75. The Flying Queens and coach Harley Redin were influent...