An in-depth look at a piece of Division III
March 17, 2008
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What does it take to win a national title? We asked ...
Tasha Rodgers, Washington U.
Then: Forward for 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 national championship teams at Washington University. Named Most Outstanding Player of 2001 NCAA Tournament
Now: A government account manager for W.W. Grainger and All-Decade Team member, after playing basketball overseas in Sweden for one year
To win a national championship, you need ...
"To win a Division III basketball national championship, you need the audacity.
"You need the audacity to believe in yourself when your fans and opponents count you out.
"You need the audacity to reach out for help even when you feel that you are at your best.
"You need the audacity to selfishly deny your opponents what ultimately belongs to you.
"You need the audacity to attain your goal through strategy and tenacity.
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