pat summit http://wmot.org en Pat Summitt Honored by President Obama http://wmot.org/post/pat-summitt-honored-president-obama <p>WASHINGTON (AP) &mdash;Pat&nbsp;Summitt was honored by President Barak Obama with the Medal of Freedom yesterday afternoon&nbsp;during a White House ceremony.</p><p>Summitt&nbsp;stepped down last month after 38 years as the Lady Volunteers head coach because she&#39;s suffering from early-onset dementia, Alzheimer&#39;s type.</p><p>In his remarks honoring Summitt, President Obama noted her remarkable coaching record and her tenacity.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 16:28:50 +0000 AP/WMOT 11495 at http://wmot.org Pat Summitt Honored by President Obama