Mary Taylor Cowles joined Ensworth in 2015 as the Head Girl's High School Basketball Coach at Ensworth. She also serves as Assistant Athletic Director. Coach Cowles attended Western Kentucky University where she played college basketball for four years. After graduating college, Mary taught in the public school system at the secondary level for two years before returning to 'the hill' (Western Kentucky University) to join the women's basketball coaching staff. She served as the Recruiting Coordinator from 1994-1997, Associate Head Coach from 1997-2001, and Head Coach from 2002-2012. During her head coaching tenure, Cowles was named Coach of the Year 3 times, served terms on the NCAA Kodak All-American Selection Committee, as the Sun Belt Conference Captain, and served on the NCAA Division 1 Legislative and Issues Committee.