Karlyn "Bec" Buker graduated from the University of Tampa in 2014 with a Sports Management degree. While at Tampa, her team won their conference in 2012 and 2014. They also made NCAA Regional appearances in all of her four years there. Buker earned the minaret scholarship for UT which was awarded based on academics, leadership, and community service. She also served as the SAC representative for her team.
During her time at UT, she worked at the International Softball Federation, working directly under the Director of Competitions. She has also worked part-time as a tournament director. Buker has attended 5 Star camps since she was 8 and worked her way up the "ranks". Most recently, Buker accepted the position as Assistant Coach at LaSalle. Prior to LaSalle, she spent two seasons at Mt. St. Mary's University and one year at the College of New Jersey.
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