Jennifer Hoover

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Jennifer Hoover
Jennifer Hoover Head Coach High Point University.jpg
Jennifer Hoover
Current position
TitleHead coach
TeamWake Forest
Record98–124 (.441)
Biographical details
Born (1969-10-12) October 12, 1969 (age 49)
Roanoke, Virginia
Playing career
1987–1991Wake Forest
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1994–1996UMKC (asst.)
1996–1998VCU (asst.)
1998–2000East Carolina (asst.)
2000–2002James Madison (asst.)
2002–2003Memphis (asst.)
2003–2004Virginia (Dir of Ops)
2004–2007Virginia (asst.)
2007–2008Memphis (assoc. HC)
2008–2011California (asst.)
2011–2012High Point
2012–presentWake Forest
Head coaching record
Overall118–127 (.482)

Jennifer Hoover (born October 12, 1969)[1] is the current head coach of the Wake Forest University women's basketball team.[2] She played her collegiate career at Wake Forest and is the school's leading scorer and rebounder.

Awards and honors[edit]

In 2012, after leading High Point to a 20–13 record, Hoover was named the Maggie Dixon Division I Rookie Coach of the Year Award, awarded to a coach who achieves great success in their first year as a Division I head coach.[3]

Head Coaching Record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
High Point (Big South Conference) (2011–2012)
2011–12 High Point 20–13 13–5 2nd WNIT First Round
High Point: 20–13 (.606) 13–5 (.722)
Wake Forest (Atlantic Coast Conference) (2012–present)
2012–13 Wake Forest 13–19 5–13 T-9th
2013–14 Wake Forest 15–16 5–11 11th
2014–15 Wake Forest 13–20 2–14 13th
2015–16 Wake Forest 17–16 6–10 T-9th WNIT Second Round
2016–17 Wake Forest 16–16 6–10 9th WNIT Second Round
2017–18 Wake Forest 14–17 5–11 11th
2018–19 Wake Forest 10–20 1–15 15th
Wake Forest: 98–124 (.441) 30–84 (.263)
Total: 118–127 (.482)

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion


  1. ^ "Women's Basketball Coaches Career". NCAA. Retrieved 27 Sep 2015.
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  3. ^ "Hoover gets coaching award". Winston-Salem Journal. April 4, 2012. Retrieved 23 Jun 2015.