WOMEN'S BASKETBALL NEWS

Class of 2015 Commitments

 

KAAYLA MCINTYRE, 6-2, POST, TOLEDO NOTRE DAME ACADEMY

Helped lead the Eagles to a third straight trip to the Division I state semifinals.

First team all-league, all-district and second team all-state as a junior.

Averaged 13.2 points and 8.6 rebounds per game, while shooting 61 percent from the floor.

She has scored 833 career points.

 

UNIQUE CONNER, 6-2, POST, XENIA (OH) HS

Led the GWOC in rebounds, rebounds per game, while scoring 10.7 points per game. First team all-conference as a sophomore.

Had 33 rebounds in one game as a junior. Second team all-area. Special mention all-district.

Averaged 12.5 points and 14.4 rebounds per game.

 

 

HALEE PRINTZ, 5-11 WING, TIPPECANOE (OH) HS

All-area as a sophomore.

She led Tippecanoe with an average of 13.6 points per game, while grabbing 6.7 rebounds and nearly 4 assists.

Exploded for a season high 31 against Kenton Ridge.

Averaged 18.1 points, 7.9 rebounds, and 5.6 assists as a junior. First team all-district. Third team all-state.

 

Class of 2014 Signees

JADA WOODY

6-0 WING

PLYMOUTH (MI) HIGH SCHOOL

All-conference, Detroit Free Press All-West suburban team.

Team defensive POY.

3.8 student.

Outstanding track athlete who runs on a nationally-ranked relay team.

Honorable mention all-state as a senior.

LINDSAY DORR

6-2 FORWARD

ROGERS (MN) HIGH SCHOOL

Averaged 10 points per game, 10.1 rebounds, and 7.1 blocks as a junior. She was second in the state in total blocked shots. All-conference.

Also a standout volleyball player. Honor student.

Averaged 13.5 points, 18.4 rebounds and 10.2 blocks per game as a senior. Led all Minnesota players in total blocks and blocks per game, and tied for first in rebounds per game.

NANCY KESSLER

6-3 FORWARD

ST. CATHERINES (ONT) ST.  FRANCIS HS

Member of Team Ontario. Member of the National Championship Canadian Under 15 Team. Member, Canadian Under 17 Team.

Kessler averaged 20 points, eight rebounds, four assists and four blocks per game as a senior at St. Francis Catholic Secondary.

Honor student.

MIKAELA BOYD

5-7 POINT GUARD

PROVISO WEST (IL) HS

Selected to the U15 US Junior National Tournament all-star team. First team all-west suburban.

Averaged 16.8 points per game, six rebounds, five assists and four steals per game as a junior. All-area as a senior.

Went down with a season-ending injury on Jan. 31. Boyd, a guard, led the Panthers in points, assists and steals while also pulling in more than five rebounds per game. Academic all-state.

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MICHAELA RASSMUSSEN

6-1 FORWARD

HOLY FAMILY (MN) HS

Rassmussen averaged 15 points and seven rebounds per game as a junior. All-conference.

Averaged 11 points per game as a sophomore. Honor student.  Ranked the #10 player in her class by Minnesota Girls High School Basketball.

Had 44 points and 16 rebounds against Waconia HS this season. Also 33 in two games including the Section 6 championship. Third team all-metro.  Averaged 18.6 points and 9.5 rebounds per game as a senior. AP third team all-state. Coaches' AAA all-state.

JAY-ANN BRAVO-HARRIOTT

5-10, GUARD

LONDON, GREIG CITY ACADEMY

Played on the England Under 18 and Under 20 national teams.

She also scored a career-high 42 points in last year’s National Schools Final.

Under 18 Player Of The Year in England.

 

Class of 2013 Signees

LINDSAY BAKER

5-10 GUARD/FORWARD

WARSAW (IN) HIGH SCHOOL

 

Averaged 14pts, 6rbs, 3stls, and 4asts per game as a junior. Shooting 42% on threes and 82% from the foul line. Helped team to a 16-5 record, including a conference championship and a win over the #1 team in the state.

Named to the Indiana Junior All-Star team, All Northern Lakes Conference first team,  Area POY. Indiana Basketball Coaches All-State, All Northeast Indiana Second Team, and Hoosier Basketball Magazine All-State pick. Honor student.

Averaged 11.7 ppg as a senior. Helped her team to a 24-2 record. Honorable mention on the senior all-state team. Invited to the Top 60 Workout.

SOPHIE REECHER

6-3 POST

BYRON (IL) HIGH SCHOOL

Rated the #47 post player in the nation by ESPN.com. Can play either the 4 or 5.

Special mention all-state as a junior. All-conference in volleyball.

Class 2A first team all-state by AP and the Illinois Coaches' Association as a senior. Helped her team to a 31-3 record.

OLIVIA BRAUN

6-1 POST

RACINE (WI) ST. CATHERINE'S HS

 

Second team all-conference and honorable mention all-county as a junior. Plays point guard in high school.

As a senior, she pulled off a triple-double with 18 points, 12 assists and 11 rebounds and added five blocks in one game. Averaged 11.1 points, 8.9 rebounds, 5.6 assists and 3.9 blocks per game. First team Division 3 all-state.

JANICE MONAKANA

6-0 FORWARD

LONDON (ENGLAND) HARINGEY HS

Member of England's Under 18 National Team where she averaged 6.1 points, 4.7 rebounds and one assist per game.

Averaged 17.1 points and 8.8 rebounds for the Newham Stars club team, and 29 points per game for her high school team.

ELENA DE ALFREDO

5-7 POINT GUARD

MADRID, SPAIN

Member of Spain's Under 18 National Team where she averaged 12 points and two assists per game. Shot 49% on 3-point shots.

BRENAE HARRIS

5-10 GUARD

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN/MARION (OH) HARDING HS

 

Transfer from Michigan. Started six games as a sophomore. Will be eligible for the 2014-15 season and have two seasons to play at UT.

Averaged 21.9 points per game at Marion Harding as a senior. Two-time district POY.

 

2014-15 Tentative Roster By Position And Class

 

Freshman

Sophomore

Junior

Senior

Position*

       

Point Guard

Mikaela Boyd 5-7, Jay-Ann Bravo-Harriott 5-10

 

 

 

Shooting Guard

 

Elena De Alfredo 5-7

 Ana Capotosto 5-10, Brenae Harris 5-10

Inma Zanoguera 5-10

Small Forward

Michaela Rassmussen 6-1, Jada Woody 6-0

Olivia Braun 6-1

 

Stephanie Recker 6-0

Power Forward

Lindsay Dorr 6-2

Janice Monakana 6-0

 

 

Center

Nancy Kessler 6-3

Sophie Reecher 6-3

 

 

*Most likely position for each player