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Jimmy Yu

Assistant Director of Operations

Jimmy Yu joined the women’s basketball staff in July of 2018 as the Assistant Director of Operations.Yu comes to Virginia after spending the 2017-18 season working as the Video Coordinator and Assistant Director of Operations for Wake Forest’s Women’s Basketball team. One of his primary duties was to breakdown film and players clips for the coaching staff, as well as assisting the preparation of scouting reports.Before working for the Demon Deacons, Yu was the Head Student Manager for the Louisville’s Women’s Basketball staff for two years under head coach Jeff Walz. While with the Cardinals, Yu helped facilitate their elite college level camp and helped coordinate official and unofficial visits for prospective student-athletes. He aided the operations staff at Louisville by creating itineraries and securing reservations for flights and hotels during the regular season as well as the team’s international trip to Cuba.A native of Midlothian, Virginia, Yu graduated from Louisville cum laude in December of 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in sport administration.