Rebecca Lobo

Northwest Catholic Aims To Rebuild Girls Basketball Team With Help From Rebecca Lobo

Northwest Catholic Aims To Rebuild Girls Basketball Team With Help From Rebecca Lobo

Standing beside her white minivan in the parking lot of Northwest Catholic High School on Wednesday morning, Rebecca Lobo waves at the kids walking into the school, greeting each of them by name. In less than 24 hours, she’ll be in Dallas preparing to cover the Wings’ game against the Washington Mystics, but in this moment, she isn’t an analyst or a basketball legend. Instead, she’s a volunteer coach.

Fifteen years removed from her professional career, Lobo is still just as invested in basketball as ever. Despite helping UConn to its first national championship and winning a gold medal, Lobo said she’s become known as “Mrs. Rushin, a friend’s mom” by the players she coaches. She has...

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