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Lady Bucs announce the signing of three more for 2009-10
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (May 26, 2009) - The ETSU women's basketball team continued adding depth to its program on Tuesday afternoon, as head coach Karen Kemp and her staff announced Ashley Benedict (Rome, Ohio), Tarita Gordon (Wichita, Kan.), and Santana Morrison (Statesville, N.C.) have signed to play with the Lady Bucs starting this 2009-10 season.
Benedict, a 6-3 post from Hathaway Brown, brings a winning attitude to
"Ashley is a true center and will give us much needed depth at the post position," said Kemp. "She has a great work ethic and we expect her step in and contribute right away."
Gordon comes to
"We are excited to have Tarita come play for us at ETSU," commented Kemp. "She is a true point guard with junior college experience and is an extremely skilled athlete."
Rounding out the recruiting class is 5-9 forward Santana Morrison. Morrison played three seasons at North Iredell and concluded play at
"Santana is an incredibly strong player and will see most of her time at the three," Kemp said. "She can either beat a defender with her inside post moves or by using her quick first step to drive to the basket."
These three standout signees cap off a loaded recruiting class which includes Iesha Robinson (Martinsburg, W. Va.), Johneshia Good (
"This recruiting class has potential to be one of the best to play at ETSU," said Kemp. "All six of these student-athletes can make an immediate impact and we hope they help us win more championships."
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