Candi Harvey

Candi Harvey

Coaching Staff / 2016-2017

Team: Girls Varsity Basketball
Position: Head Coach
Email: laurie.harvey@pfisd.net
Bio:

Coach Candi Harvey has just completed her 34th year of coaching.  She has now taken the Pflugerville Connally Lady Cougars to the playoffs for the 2nd consecutive season.  In 2013, her Lady Cougars made a deep playoff run and competed in the Regional Tournament for the first time since 2007.  Prior to coming to Connally, Harvey’s Mansfield Timberview teams competed in two consecutive Class AAAA state championship games, winning the Class AAAA championship in 2010.  Harvey was named as the TGCA Class 4A/5A Coach of the Year in the state of Texas in 2010.  Harvey has not failed to lead a team to the UIL State Playoffs since returning to the Texas high school ranks in 2004.  She has been the head coach of the WNBA Utah Starzz and San Antonio Silver Stars and was also the head coach at Texas A&M  University and Tulane University.  In the 2014-2015 season, 14 players that Coach Harvey has coached at the high school level are playing college basketball at some level in programs such as Stanford, Florida State, Kansas, Purdue, Arizona, SMU, Jacksonville College, South Plains College, Eastern Oklahoma State and Howard Payne University.  One player, Keena Mays,  is playing professional basketball in Israel.  Coach Harvey is chasing her 500th career victory this year with a current total of 494 wins.