|Title:||Head Women's Basketball Coach|
Brac Brady is a familiar name and face here at UMM. Brac was the men's coach for a number of years before leaving for a year to coach at Tennessee Temple. UMM was fortunate enough to get Brac back as the men's coach last year. This year Brac is again the head men's coach as well as stepping into the new role as the Co-Head Coach of the women's basketball team with Leigh Ann Garstecki. Together the two will bring years of experience and talent to the sideline.
Leigh Ann is also the Director of the Murdock Fitness & Aquatics Center for UMM.
Although her playing career ended after high school, Leigh Ann brings her experience as a Division I Strength and Conditioning Coach, as well as her passion for the game, to the team. She helps lead the team in their offseason/preseason conditioning as well as developing their weight training regimens.
She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Dietetics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, then went on to earn her Masters in Exercise and Wellness at Eastern Kentucky University. Throughout those years she worked with the respective schools athletic teams alongside their strength and conditioning staff. In addition she was fortunate to intern at the University of Florida, working with the women’s basketball and soccer teams.
Garstecki moved to Maine from the Midwest 2 years ago bringing no shortage of Badger and Packer pride with her! Loves sports and fitness, and feels blessed to be in a career that is both exciting and rewarding.