Jayla Ruffus-Milner

#14 Jayla Ruffus-Milner

HT. 5'10"
YR. Gr.
HOMETOWN North Hills, Calif

Prior to ETSU: Spent the last four seasons at Pepperdine University in California, redshirting her first year before playing the next three ... Played in 65 games with 43 starts over her career ... Averaged 5.5 points and 4.9 rebounds per game in her career ... Had first career double-double at California Baptist on Dec. 2, 2021 with 11 points and 10 rebounds ...Hit the game-winning shot with six seconds left to beat LMU her sophomore season ... Earned West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll “silver” honors and Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete honors for three straight years ... Two-time WCC All-Academic honorable mention ... Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar in 2019-20.


High School: Graduated from Harvard-Westlake High School in Los Angeles, Calif. in 2018 … Played four years of varsity basketball ... Made the 2018 All-CIF Southern Section Open Division first team ... The 2017 Los Angeles Daily News Player of the Year ... Averaged 15.0 points and 10.4 rebounds as a junior.


Personal: Daughter of LaQuette Milner and Willie Ruffus ... Her twin sister, Jayda, also played basketball for Pepperdine ... Majoring in criminology.