Jay Battles
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Position: Assistant Coach
Years Coached: 5th Season
Alma Mater: Saint Xavier University

After serving as team manager from 2004-08, Battles begins his fifth season as an assistant coach. His main responsibilities include recruiting and scouting of opponents. Battles also holds the role of assistant facility manager at the Shannon Center and handles the hiring, payroll and scheduling for all student workers of the Shannon Center and Saint Xavier University Athletics.

After receiving his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from SXU, Battles made a quick jump from student to staff. As assistant facility manager for the Shannon Center, which houses the main arena for Cougar basketball, Battles also helps oversee game set-up and practice scheduling.

Battles currently resides in Chicago.

Roster for 2012-13 Women's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
3Sidney PrasseFRG5-7Naperville, Ill.Benet Academy
5Maureen RileySRG5-8Alma, Mich.Sacred Heart Academy
10Morgan StuutSOG/F5-10Marcellus, Mich.Three Rivers
11Maloree JohnsonSOG5-7Rockford, Ill.Boylan Catholic
12Jordan BrandtJRG5-5Winamac, Ind.Winamac
20Caitlin McMahonFRF6-0Frankfort, Ill.Lincoln-Way East
21Margaret WildnerSOF5-10Oak Lawn, Ill.Mother McAuley
22Suzie BroskiSOG/F5-10Rockford, Ill.Boylan Catholic
23Niara HarrisJRG5-7Richton Park, Ill.Robert Morris (Ill.)/Rich South
25Romisha TaylorSRPG5-6Chicago, Ill.Von Stueben
30Chrissy HeineJRF6-0Hampshire, Ill.Hampshire
50Dana SibleyJRF6-0St. Charles, Ill.St. Charles North
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