TULSA, Okla. –– A celebration of Dale McNamara’s Life is planned for Monday, November 28, 3 p.m., at the Lorton Performance Center on the TU campus. McNamara, who was the legendary golf coach at The University of Tulsa for 26 years, passed away on Sunday October 30, from complications with cancer.
A native Tulsan, McNamara began her coaching career at TU as a volunteer coach in 1974 and quickly developed the start-up program into the nation’s premier program, winning four national titles and a total of 81 tournament crowns. In just her second season, she led the Hurricane women to a second-place finish at the AIAW National Championship.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that gifts in Coach Dale McNamara’s honor can be made to The University of Tulsa in support of the women’s golf program. Make payable to: The University of Tulsa, and addressed to University Advancement, The University of Tulsa, 800 South Tucker Drive, Tulsa, OK 74104-3189. Or, CLICK HERE.
For those unable to attend in person, the Celebration of Life can be seen on the Official TU Athletics YouTube channel at: Youtube.com/c/@TulsaHurricaneAthletics/streams