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Nadine Domond papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0787

Scope and Contents

The Nadine Domond papers date from 1994-1998 and measure 7 linear feet. The papers are arranged in five series: Biographical (1994-1998), University of Iowa Women's Basketball (1994-1998), USA Basketball (1994-1997), Professional Women's Basketball (1996-1998), and Artifacts (1994-1998).

The Summer Training materials include plays and coaching tips from a winning period in University of Iowa Women's Basketball. The programs and media guides reveal personal information about Domond, as well as detailing her accomplishments on the court.

The Professional Women's Basketball series includes recruitment materials and sample contracts from the WNBA and the ABL. There is also a publication put out by the WNBA in their inaugural season (1997) that discusses the history of women's basketball in the United States. The ABL clippings provide insight on the struggles and triumphs professional women's basketball faced in the early years.

The Artifacts reflect Domond's basketball career in high school and college. The plaques mark individual and team achievements at the University of Iowa.

Dates

  • 1994-1998

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to The University of Iowa.

Biographical / Historical

Nadine Domond, basketball player and entrepreneur, was born in 1975 in Stanford, Connecticut, a few years after her parents, Evelyne and Delouis Domond, emigrated from Haiti. Evelyne was a banker and Delouis owned a printing business. Domond graduated as an All-American basketball star from Bridgeport Central High School in Connecticut in 1994. She led her high school team to the state title and went on to play four years of Big Ten basketball at the University of Iowa. Domond played on the last team coached by legendary women´s basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer during her Iowa tenure from 1994 to 1995. For the next three years, under head coach Angie Lee, Domond and the Hawkeyes were Big Ten Champions and also made it to the Sweet Sixteen in the NCAA Tournament in 1996. During this time, Domond also played for various USA Basketball teams, including the squad that won the silver medal in the 1997 US Jones Cup. Domond graduated from the University of Iowa in 1998 with a degree in African American World Studies and Instructional Design. As of 2010, Domond was fifth in all-time Hawkeye women´s three-point shooting. The New York Liberty´s fledging WNBA team drafted Domond as the nineteenth overall pick. She also played for the WNBA´s Sacramento Monarchs and went overseas to play basketball for teams in France, Poland and Israel. Between 2002 and 2004, Domond served as Graduate Assistant Coach and Assistant Coach for the women´s basketball team at Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia. In _______she founded Nadine Domond Elite, a basketball service that provides online networking (at www.ndelite.com), personal training and tournaments and workshops for young players and college coaches.

Extent

7.00 linear feet

Photographs: Box 2.Audiovisual: 2 videocassettes, V435-V436. other_unmapped

Abstract

Hawkeye women's basketball star, WNBA player and entrepreneur.

Method of Acquisition

The papers (donor no.778) were donated by Nadine Domond in 2001.

Related Materials

Giving Voice to their Memories, Oral History interview with C. Vivian Stringer (IWA). Stringer coached Domond in her first year at the University of Iowa.
Author
Jun-Nicole Matsushita, 2006; Christine Mastalio, 2010.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

Contact:
100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5068
319-335-5900 (Fax)