Mike Dement, men’s head basketball coach at UNCG and Rhonda Rompola, women’s head basketball coach at SMU are married but live many miles apart. The News-Record has the story.
United by basketball and often divided because of it, the two coaches — Dement of the UNCG men, Rompola of the SMU women — are among the estimated 3 million Americans who are married and living far apart for professional reasons. If marriage in general requires dexterity and balance, then surely this sort of thing is a juggling act with chainsaws, bowling balls and apples. Right?