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Pat Summitt Honored In Clarksville Statue Dedication

Posted: 1:51 PM, Jun 15, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-15 22:26:22Z
Pat Summitt To Be Honored In Clarksville
Pat Summitt To Be Honored In Clarksville
Pat Summitt To Be Honored In Clarksville

Legendary Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt was honored in her hometown of Clarksville.

The city unveiled the Pat Head Summitt Legacy Plaza at Freedom Point on Friday. A bronze statue of Summitt was dedicated, along with an interpretative display of her life story. 

The plaza honors Summitt’s career that included a record 1,098 wins and eight NCAA Championships. 

Summitt died in June 2016, five years after announcing she had early-onset dementia, Alzheimer's type.