Cody Butler Voted NWAACC Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year
Vancouver, WA- Yakima Valley women’s basketball head coach Cody Butler has been voted the Women’s Basketball Coach of the Year. Butler led an emotionally charged Yakima Valley team to a 53-40 victory over Walla Walla in the championship game.
The Yaks were inspired by the loss of their teammate Hannah Cordova who passed away unexpectedly a few days prior to the tournament.
Yakima Valley finished the season 10-4 in league play and 23-7 overall.
Butler will be honored at the 2011 NWAACC Hall of Fame Banquet being held June 2nd in Vancouver, WA.