Mary Rotimi joins the women’s basketball staff this season, assisting head coach Tiffany Silver, each in their first season.
Rotimi comes to Wilmington University with multiple years of experience in coaching and athletics. She is currently the head women’s volleyball coach at Manor College outside of Philadelphia and was most recently the eighth grade girls’ basketball coach at Bala Cynwyd Middle School during the 2011-12 season.
From 2008-10, Rotimi was the head coach of the women’s basketball and volleyball teams at Delaware Country Community College where she recruited, trained and coached members of both squads. She then moved on to be an intern to the Athletic Director at DCCC for the 2011 academic school year. She helped with game management and site supervisions during all athletic events, as well as monitor student academic eligibility.
Rotimi graduated from Lincoln University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Health Science after playing for the Lions women’s basketball team all four years. She was named team captain all four years while being named to the All-Tournament team as a junior. She also earned Third Team D3hoops.com All-Mid-Atlantic Region and was the Lincoln University Female Athlete of the Year as a senior.
Rotimi went on to earn her Master’s in Public Administration with a Graduate Certificate in Sports Managament and Athletics from West Chester University in 2011. She currently resides in Philadelphia.