Maggie Prewitt is in her third year with Transylvania, serving as an assistant coach for the women’s basketball program. Prewitt, a 2012 Centre College graduate, had a decorated playing career, where she was named 2009 SCAC Newcomer of the Year, 2010 SCAC First Team, two-time SCAC Player of the Year (2011, 2012), South Region Player of the Year and First Team All-American (2012).
Prior to joining the Transylvania staff, Prewitt worked as the head coach for the middle school and freshmen women’s basketball teams and an assistant coach for the JV and varsity women’s basketball teams in the Bath County School District, while also working as a substitute teacher in the elementary, middle and high schools. Prewitt also provided weekly basketball lessons to middle school boys.
Prewitt also brings an array of volunteer work to the athletic department, after working with the Wilderness Trace Child Development Center and Sunrise Child Services. In the summer of 2015, Prewitt joined a select number of elite women's assistants from across the country as part of the Women's Basketball Coaches' Association Leadership Workshop hosted by the United States Marine Corps. The four day workshop was designed to teach assistant coaches small unit leadership including tactics, techniques and procedures, providing for unity of command.
Prewitt earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a minor in Spanish from Centre.