KNOXVILLE (WATE) – Girls, Inc. hosted its inaugural Elite Awards Wednesday night at the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame in Knoxville.
The two honorees were Oak Ridge native, former University of Tennessee basketball all-star and current LSU women’s basketball head coach Nikki Caldwell as well as current Elite member Semaj Clark of Oak Ridge.
“I like what Girls, Inc. stood for. It was about empowering us as young girls at a very early age and laying a foundation for me to be able to become the lady that I am today,” said Caldwell.
All proceeds will go directly into expanding the programs at Girls, Inc.