Women’s Basketball Signs Texas Standout

Siloam Springs, Ark. (February 28, 2008) — Whitney Binder, a 6-0 wing from Lindale (Texas) High, has signed a national letter of intent to play women’s basketball at JBU in the fall.

Binder, who finished her high school career with over 1200 points, averaged 16.5 points, 9.2 rebounds, 4.2 assists, and 3.8 steals per game as senior. She was also named Defensive Player of the Year during her senior campaign.

“We are excited to have Whitney,” said head coach Jeff Soderquist. “She is a tremendous athlete and will bring size and athleticism to our perimeter.”

Binder was also named First-Team All-District as sophomore and junior.

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