Moravian's First Retired Jersey
On January 24, Moravian retired the basketball
jersey of Kathy Beck DeKorte ’92. Kathy, a member of the women’s
basketball program for four years, was a two-time Kodak All-American
1991-92 Kodak Division III National Player of the Year. She led
the Greyhounds to a national championship game in Johnston Hall
during the 1991-92 season. She was a Middle Atlantic Conference
All-Star as a sophomore, junior, and senior, and she was named
an Eastern College Athletic Conference All-Star those same seasons.
Honored as the ECAC Rookie of the Year in 1988-89, Kathy was the
MAC Southeast and ECAC South Player of the Year in 1991-92. She
led Moravian to the MAC Championship in 1990-91 and 1991-92, the
NCAA Tournament in 1989-90, 1990-91, and 1991-92, and the ECAC
Tournament in 1988-89. She set College records with 1,936 points
and 1,014 rebounds, and she earned the Greyhound Award as Moravian’s
Outstanding Senior Female Athlete in 1992.
She was inducted into the Moravian College Athletic Hall of Fame
in 2002. Led by Kathy, Moravian had a record of 102 wins and just
17 losses in four seasons. Kathy’s number 33 is displayed
in the trophy case in the lobby of Johnston Hall and is hung in
the north end of the hall.