Posted: 10:47 am Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

Girls basketball: Benjamin’s new coach is Gina Baucom 

By Matt Porter

Benjamin announced the hire of Gina Baucom, who will coach girls basketball at the school.

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She replaces Steve Hamel, who resigned as Bucs coach following the 2011-12 season.

Baucom was most recently head coach of All Saints Academy in Winter Haven. She coached All Saints from 2003-07 and again from 2009-11, collecting one district title and three seasons of 20 or more wins. She was also Athletic Director and Dean of Students at Davenport-Ridge High from 2006-08.

Baucom is the wife of Latta Baucom, who became Benjamin’s Head of Upper School last May.