Calamity McEntire, actress Melissa Peterman and host Reba McEntire attend Muhammad Ali's Celebrity Fight Night XXIII at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa on March 18, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Celebrity Fight Night)
Photo: Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Celebrity Fight Night
Photo: Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for Celebrity Fight Night

New Dayton women’s assistant coach niece of country music legend

Calamity McEntire spent last season at Hawaii

"I am thrilled to announce the addition of Calamity to our staff," Green said in a press release. "She brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record as a recruiter. Her knowledge, work ethic and energy will be felt immediately. We are very excited to have Calamity join our Flyer family."

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McEntire spent last season at the University of Hawaii and the four seasons before that at Arizona. She previously coached at Boise State, UC Santa Barbara and Fresno State. She’s a native of Kiowa, Okla.

As for her famous aunt, McEntire told in 2016 they are close.

“She is someone I admire and look up to, not so much in her success, but how she went about it and how she treats people,” McEntire said. “She works really, really hard and she treats people really, really well and that’s how McEntires do things.”

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