About Our Campaign
We are deeply grateful for your unwavering support of our women's basketball team. Your generosity has been the driving force behind our success, both on and off the court.
As we embark on a new season, filled with promise and potential, we kindly invite you to consider continuing your support. With your support, we can work together to continue the JMU winning culture and bring back another Sun Belt championship to Harrisonburg! Your support fuels our determination to achieve greatness on the court and make our community proud. See you all this season at the Atlantic Union Bank Center and go Dukes!
How Your Support Will IMPACT the JMU Women's Basketball Student-Athlete Experience
Your gift, of any amount, will provide crucial resources that enable us to invest in coaching, training, and equipment — all of which are vital in our pursuit of success on the court.
- 20 gifts of $1,000 will support a team trophy case
- 10 gifts of $600 will support film room enhancements
- 10 gifts of $400 will support locker room enhancements, including graphics above lockers
- 6 gifts of $300 will support locker room enhancements, including a fabric wall graphic
About JMU Women's Basketball
JMU Women’s basketball is the 4th winningest program in NCAA History. We are 10-time conference champs with 13 NCAA tournament appearances.
Learn more about our team and our 14 JMU student-athletes at: https://jmusports.com/sports/womens-basketball.
About Funds Raised During Diggin'Dukes
One hundred percent (100%) of funds raised in support of JMU Women's Basketball during the Diggin’Dukes campaign immediately go to the JMU Women's Basketball Sport Program Fund (restricted-use fund) and benefit the JMU Women's Basketball student-athlete experience.
Sport program funds are restricted-use funds that can only be utilized by the individual sport program. 100% of gifts made to sport program funds go to the selected sport program and are 100% tax deductible.
If our goal is achieved, funds that exceed our goal will go to support our team operational needs during the 2023-2024 season.
If we do not achieve our goal, funds raised during the Diggin’Dukes campaign will go to support team operational needs during the 2023-2024 season. Funds will go to support team operational needs and are allocated at the discretion of our coaches and administration.
Diggin'Dukes Leadership Team Members
Peyton McDaniel & Steph Ouderkirk (Alex Danas)