Wednesday, April 30, 2008
Former Player, Alexis Givands, National Champion
While everybody in the city of Memphis were so focused on the University of Memphis' Mens basketball team run for a national championship, one of my former players and a Memphis Kirby High School standout actually won a National Championship.
Alexis Givands, a 5'9 Guard, and her Gulf Coast teammates won the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Championship by beating Central Arizona 62-61. Alexis had 10 points in the game.
Alexis is a sophomore and will be annoucing here selection for D1 Schools to attend very soon.
Other former player updates, (Northside High School)Candace Rucker from Southwest TN Community College, made her decision this past fall to continue her basketball career at Southern Mississippi University. She was nominated 1st Team NJCAA All- American.
(Southside High School)Ashley Martin of Bevill State Community College in Alabama will be making her decision on what school to continue her college basketball career.
For more on the championship game, click here.