Parish future bright for state hall
TERESA WEATHERSPOON: One of the all-time best players to come out of Louisiana Tech University’s storied program for women’s basketball. The Pineland, Texas, native won the Wade Trophy as the nation’s top female hoopster for the nation’s college ranks in 1988 and was a two-time pick for the prestigious Kodak All-American team. Helped lead Tech to its last NCAA national title in 1988. She ended her playing career with the WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks in 2004 after having spent the majority of her time in the pro league with the New York Libery.