September 23: Purdue Basketball Coach to Speak at Annual Big 10 Picnic! The Big 10 coalition will host the 6th annual kick-off picnic from 4-6:30 p.m. Sunday, at Indigo Hall, 101 Berwick Dr., in Indigo Run Plantation. Coach Sharon Versyp, the Purdue women’s basketball coach, will be the speaker. She has held that position for 12 years. She was inducted into both the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame and the New England Basketball Hall of Fame. In addition to being named the America East Conference Coach of the Year in 2003 and 2005, Versyp was named the 2007 WBCA Region VI Coach of the Year and most recently was honored as the 2014 ESPNW Big Ten Coach of the Year. In addition to the team’s on-court success, they have achieved academic excellence under Versyp’s guidance, earning 51 academic All-Big Ten honors during her tenure. All Big 10 alumni are invited to the picnic. Information about and registration for the Big 10 Picnic can be obtained by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.