A former Gulf Coast Lady Commodore is having her name being mention with some of the best players in the country for possible selection for The Wade Trophy.
The Wade Trophy goes to the nation's most outstanding NCAA Division I women's basketball player each year. One who not only excels athletically, but also serves as a positive role model both on and off the court.
According to www.gopack .com, the home web site for NC State sports.
Markeisha Gatling who played at Gulf Coast in 2011 and 2012 is one of 35 women's basketball players in the country currently in contention for the award.
The Wade watch list will be trimmed to 12 finalists in Mid-March.