Tara Boone begins her sixth year at the helm of the Manchester University Spartans in the fall of 2017. Also the Black and Gold's men's head coach, she's guided MU to four top five Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference finishes including a current run of three straight (2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016).
Boone served as head boys coach at Manchester High School in 2011-12. She led the Squires to a fourth-place conference finish and 40-stroke improvement from the previous season at the sectional championships. Boone has a strong background in collegiate golf, too, having played at Indiana University and Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis where she placed in the top 30 of the Big 10 championships as a freshman and among the top 15 of the Summit League tournament as a junior.