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Elizabeth Metress joins family business of basketball with new job at Coastal Carolina
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Elizabeth Metress joins family business of basketball with new job at Coastal Carolina

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Augusta University men’s basketball coach Dip Metress has devoted his professional life to the game of basketball. So it is no surprise his daughter Elizabeth shares his same passion for the game. Now, she will begin her professional career as the director of women’s basketball operations at Coastal Carolina University under new head coach Kevin Pederson. Metress came to Conway, South Carolina after spending five years working with the Georgia Bulldogs women’s basketball program as both a student manager and graduate assistant coach. She began her career as a student manager in 2017 until 2020 when she was promoted to a graduate assistant coach. She spent many summers working her dad’s basketball camp at Augusta University and enjoyed a successful playin...