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1979-1980 School Year
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1979-1980 Team Photo: Front Row: Head Coach Mary Harrity, Lynn Dahlen, Theresa Syde, Monica Capra. Back Row: Sue Barge, Joan Harrity, Linda Siegler.

With the new season, the Tigers introduced a new Head Coach to the program.  Mary Harrity became the second Head Coach in the program’s history.

The team began the season on a positive note, defeating North.  Unfortunately, the score was not reported.

After the opener, the Tigers could not win another conference meet.  Seven conference losses followed the Tiger only victory.  Southwest beat the Tigers 88.55-74.7.  Central won the next meet (the score was not reported).  Washburn then beat South 109.6-48.  Edison won 81.35-62.09.  Henry won 85.3-56.25.  West was victorious 112.7-72.2.  The regular season came to an end with a loss to Roosevelt, 117.75-69.55.

The team finished the regular season in 8th place, ahead of only North.

The Conference meet was a mirror of the regular season, with South again finishing in 8th place, only ahead of North.  The Tigers scores 56.25 points