Luke Cross joined the Lady Bulldog Basketball staff in the summer of 2013 as Operations Coordinator. In this role, Cross is responsible for film exchange and breakdown, oversees the team's student managers and assistants and helps coordinate game scheduling.
"During Luke's experience as a student manager he developed a strong awareness of the day-to-day operations within our office," Andy Landers said. "His skill set and work ethic fit perfectly with this position. He has been a terrific asset to our program in the past and will continue to be for us in the future."
Cross served as a student manager for the Lady Bulldogs for three seasons from 2009-12. In addition, he held three positions on campus prior to joining the Lady Bulldogs on a full-time basis, working as a senior manager and lead official for intramural sports since August 2011, as a coordinator of the strength and conditioning center at the Ramsey Student Center since March 2012 and as a student ambassador for UGA Athletic Hospitality since August 2012.
A native of Rabun Gap, Ga., Cross received his bachelor's degree in recreation and leisure studies from UGA in December 2012. He is currently pursuing his master's in sport management from UGA.