Welcome!

 

v_WestVirginia_Big12_TeamEveryone knows that championships are won through hard work and determination, but another component to achieving athletic success is a loyal fan base that supports the program on and off the court.  The Fast Break Club serves that purpose for the OU women’s basketball program.

Founded at the beginning of the Sherri Coale era, by a hand full of loyal fans, the Fast Break Club has grown to a membership in excess of 500 individual and corporate members.  Perhaps the most active booster club in all of OU sports programs, the Fast Break Club has become known for creating fun and excitement for fans throughout the year and especially during the season.  The club sponsors bus trips to numerous away games, sells high quality sports apparel and merchandise with the Fast Break Club logo and hosts the club’s pregame gathering in the Clinton Lounge before each home game.  In addition, the club has sponsored watch parties for away games featuring such perennial powers as Connecticut, Ohio State and Tennessee as well as the NCAA Selection Show and NCAA Tournament games.  Watch parties are held in the Chesapeake Energy Courtside Lounge and feature buffet style meals catered by OU Food Service.

Other events include a late summer ice cream social welcoming the team members back to school as well as a chance to welcome new team members, the pre-season banquet held in the Lloyd Noble Center, Scrimmage/Pizza Party which includes an autograph session with all team members and coaches, Sherri Coale luncheons by invite only and the Sherri Coale Annual Golf outing in April.

While the Fast Break Club does sponsor numerous member related activities, without a doubt the most important aspect of the organization is its ability to give back to the student athletes and the women’s basketball program.  The Fast Break Club has funded the team’s visits to New York City and Hawaii, as well as international travel to Greece, Spain and Australia.  In addition the Fast Break Club has purchased flat screen TV’s for the women’s basketball offices and funded the framing of action photos.  The club is also providing funds for several projects associated with enhancements to the Mary Jane Noble Women’s Basketball Center.

WHY JOIN?

  • Become a significant part of a program that has become a national powerhouse
  • Enjoy the special opportunities to meet and visit with coaches, team members and other FBC members

HOW TO JOIN…

  • A tax deductible gift ($100 minimum) payable to the OU Foundation, designated for women’s basketball
  • Membership year runs from July 1 to June 30

BENEFITS…

  • OU Women’s Basketball Newsletter
  • OU Women’s Basketball Media Guide ($25 value)
  • Information on travel packages to follow the team on the road
  • Opportunities to participate in numerous special events

Check this website often for the latest information on all our events and activities.

For membership information follow this link to our Fast Break Club Membership Application and Pledge Card  or call the Women’s basketball office at (405) 325-8322.

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Board Vacancies

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The Fast Break Club is seeking to replace six general members on the Fast Break Club Board.  These positions are for a one year term.  The Fast Break Club board consists of five members of the executive committee (president, 1st vice-president, 2nd vice-president, secretary and treasurer) and fifteen general members.  There are generally 3-5 board meetings during the year.

If you would like to volunteer for a one year term, nominate someone or would like more information about serving on the board, please contact Amy Logan, President, at alogan@ou.edu.  To volunteer or nominate someone, the information must be received by Friday, May 23.

The board is also seeking anyone who would like to volunteer to serve on one of the many committees of the Fast Break Club.  You can contact Amy at the above e-mail address if you are interested in serving on one of the committees.

All board members or committee members must be current members of the Fast Break Club.  The membership year is June 1 – May 31.  The membership fee is $100 for the year.

The Board would like to thank all Fast Break Club members for your support of OU Women’s Basketball.  Your support means so much to the student athletes.  Hope to see you at the Post-Season Banquet!

Post Season Banquet

                OKLAHOMA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

        POST SEASON BANQUET

Monday, April 21, 2014

See “Announcements and Events” section for details.

Golf Tournament

 2014

       SHERRI COALE’S

FAST BREAK CLUB

GOLF TOURNAMENT

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Jimmie Austin OU Golf Club

Norman, OK

 

See “Announcements and Events” page for additional information.