Saturday, August 16, 2008

Laskowski Verbals, Mailey Transfers, Boike Hired

#2 posting 8.16.2008
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Karisa Laskowski of Pulaski has verballed UW Parkside. The 5-9 guard started for the 14-8 Red Raiders last year and played with the Legends Program out of Green Bay.

Pulaski is the 12th player from the 2009 Wisconsin class to verbal and the 4th to verbal a D2 program.

Laurie LaCross has been hired as the new girls basketball coach at Sutton's Bay, MI. From the Leelanau Enterprise.

Crookston has a new girls basketball coach Lon Boike. Previous coach Kris Evje resigned for a position at Waseca. From KROX.

Ashley Mailey has transferred to Dakota Wesleyan from Dakota State. The 6-0 forward played her high school ball at Dell Rapids. From the Mitchell Daily Republic.

New Mexico has released their 2008-09 schedule.

The American women haven't really been challenged yet in Beijing. The USA knocked off Spain 93-55. Lynxster Seimone Augustus had 7, and former Lynxster Katie Smith had 2. From the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

The Gophers are ready to head to Italy. They will only have a roster of eight. Emily Fox is just returning from a stress fracture. From the StarTribune and St. Paul Pioneer Press.

Hope College beat Boxtel of the Netherlands 81-37. From the Holland Sentinel.

North Tartan and 43 Hoops are glad to announce that it will once again provide one of the best exposure events of the fall--the Super 80. This event is open to the first 80 players looking to gain an advantage on the upcoming season and be seen in front of college coaches from across the United States. Feel free to contact either: Bill Larson North Tartan 651-558-1127 or Coach Carr 43 Hoops 612-860-0043 with any questions

Next up: tomorrow, unless another verbal falls.