BOWLING GREEN, KY (WAVE) – Lady Topper Basketball is now looking for a new head coach.
On Tuesday, Michelle Clark-Heard announced her resignation as head coach in order to pursue a new professional opportunity. Published reports suggest Clark-Heard will be introduced as the new women's basketball coach at the University of Cincinnati.
A four-year letterwinner for the Lady Toppers from 1987-90, Clark-Heard served as the head coach since the 2012-13 season and ends her WKU coaching career with a 154-48 record.
Clark-Heard's 154 wins are the third-most by a head coach in program history, and her .762 winning percentage is the best mark in Lady Topper Basketball history.
Clark-Heard released the following statement on her resignation.
WKU's Director of Athletics Todd Stewart released a statement on Clark-Heard's resignation.
WKU President Dr. Tim Caboni congratulated and wished Clark-Heard well in another statement.