Women's Basketball - Tue, May. 15, 2012
Andrea McCloskey has signed her second 2012 recruit class
member in Jessica Foster.
The 6-foot-1 post player is a welcomed addition to the
Georgetown College Tiger women's basketball program. With the graduation of
Shavon Scott and Gina Beining, coach McCloskey is even thinner at the low block
GC returns freshman standout Devanny King and sophomore
sensation Lizza Jonas. Devon Golden is versatile, playing both guard and post,
but another big, athletic body is what the Tigers needed.
Foster comes from Ripley County in Versailles, IN. She
averaged 17.6 points per game and 8.6 rebounds per game this past season.
"Jess is a very versatile player who is really going to
fit well into our program," said McCloskey.
Foster hit 57 percent from the field this past season,
helping her team to a school-record 21 wins.
Her accomplishments on the court spilled over into off
the court accolades. She received 20th Annual Excellence Award from Ripley
Publishing for Outstanding Offensive and Defensive Play. She earned the 2011-12
Rebounding Award, IHSAA Sportsman Athletic Role Model for the State,
All-Conference Team, All-Ripley County, All-Sectional, HBCA All-Star and Class