Wright State women’s basketball coach Mike Bradbury has announced the addition of three players for the 2013-14 season. Joining the the Raiders will be guards Sarah Hunter and Jeralyn (JJ) Williams and center Richelle van der Keijl.
Hunter (Mason, OH/Mason), a 5-5 guard, averaged 14.5 points and 3.8 assists per game last season as a sophomore at the College of Central Florida in Ocala, Florida. The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Player of the Week for the week of January 28-February 3, Hunter was a First Team All-Mid-Florida Conference selection and was named to the Florida College System Activities Associaton (FCSAA)/NJCAA Region VIII All-State team for Head Coach Sharonna Reaves.
"I am excited to have Sarah in our program," said Bradbury. "Her experiecne and athleticism will greatly benefit and add depth at the guard position."
Williams (Carmel, IN/Carmel), a 5-6 point guard, averaged 17.5 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 2.4 steals per game for the Greyhounds during her senior campaign. She earned Honorable Mention All-State honors from the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) as well as being First Team All-Hamilton County and First Team All-Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference.
Williams, ranked the 35th best point guard in the country in the 2013 class by ESPN, appeared in Hoosier Basketball Magazine's top 100 senior girls list and was part of the 2010-11 Carmel team that won a regional championship. She averaged 7.8 points per game as a sophomore under the leadership of Head Coach Scott Bowen.
"JJ's quickness and scoring ability will allow her to compete quickly. She can play multiple positions on the perimeter which will add depth.
van der Keijl (Delft, The Netherlands), a 6-5 center, played for the National Team Development Program CYO Amsterdam as well as the U18 2012 Dutch National Team, where she averaged 6.5 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game in only 18.3 minutes per contest for Head Coach Remy DeWit.
"Richelle brings to our team size, scoring and rebounding," said Bradbury. "Her experience playing with the national team will allow her to compete at a high level."
"With these three additions, we have added character and talent that will help continue to move our program forward," added Bradbury.