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Sheri Carter
Coach, Master Judge

Biography
Sheri Carter started her twirling career at the age of 4 under the direction of Gene and Mary Hooker. Throughout her competitive career, she won numerous state, regional and National titles in one, two, and three baton, as well as the team divisions. During her training years she had the privilege to train under an array of experts in our field, in addition to Gene and Mary, Fred Miller, Brooks Goings, Dale White, and Frances Whitley. She is a Cum Laude graduate from the University of Houston where she had the opportunity to be one of the four national champion feature twirlers....all of whom she cherishes as family to this day! She has served on the Texas State and Regional councils, and she has served on the National Board of Directors for 6 years -- both as a member and Board Secretary. She is a certified Coach and Master Level Judge, the latter of which has given her the privilege to judge at 8 World Championships. She is currently serving as a member of the Education Department of USTA. In addition to baton, she has taught and coached in the public school system for 31 years. Her overall 27-year career coaching record in high school volleyball is 391-149. She is also the Head Tennis coach at Stony Point High School in the Round Rock Independent School District.

Posts by Sheri Carter

  • On behalf of the Judges Department, I was asked to write an article to kick off the upcoming competitive Baton season for USTA.

    Prepping For The Season

    On behalf of the Judges Department, I was asked to write an article to kick off the upcoming competitive Baton season for USTA.

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  • Check this out, multiple baton coaches and judges! I came across this on You Tube. I found this to be a very interesting and an incredible example of timing, accuracy of placement not to mention the use of space. ….. QUALITIES which are all displayed in our multiple baton events! […]

    Timing the Driving Pulse of Multiple Baton

    Check this out, multiple baton coaches and judges! I came across this on You Tube. I found this to be a very interesting and an incredible example of timing, accuracy of placement not to mention the use of space. ….. QUALITIES which are all displayed in our multiple baton events! […]

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