Our first women's basketball notebook runs Wednesday but as is typical, there is too much news to squeeze into the paper.
So, it seemed like a good idea to identify the area players who have gone on to Division I schools outside of our area. Hopefully we haven't missed anyone. We'll try to track the D-II, D-III and NAIA players as time permits.
Katie Baker, a freshman out of
It’s another testament to the quality of basketball in this area.
Just a couple of days into the season and it appears at least 10 local products are starting at Division I programs throughout the West – and that doesn’t include the four local D-I programs.
There is only one senior in that group – U-Hi grad Tonya Schnibbe
Schnibbe, who has played in all 89 games in her career, started
the season with eight assists in a loss at
Then there is the class of 2007, headlined by another Titan, Angie Bjorklund.
Bjorklund went to
Other junior starters include Gonzaga Prep’s Tara Cronin at
Nikki Nelson of Chewelah and Misty Atkinson of Clarkston are also
in that class. Nelson but redshirted her first season at
Heidi Heintz is a junior starter at UC Davis but the Central
Valley graduate redshirted last season after transferring from
Sophomore Brittany Kennedy of Lewis and Clark is starting for
Two Lewis and Clark freshman are also playing, Jeneva Anderson at