Women's Basketball Inks Two
MARQUETTE, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ Troy Mattson, the headwomenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s basketball coach at Northern Michigan University, has announced thatthe following student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to attendNMU and play basketball for Wildcats: ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Angie Leckson from Garden, Mich. andStephanie Piotrowski from Ida, Mich.
ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Leckson, a 6-1 center, played at Big Bay de Noc High Schoolwhere she averaged 21.5 ppg and 14.7 rpg her senior season.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She was a firstteam all-conference and all-U.P. (Class D) selection for this past season.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚œAngie will add much needed size and scoring ability to our inside game.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Sheis also an outstanding rebounder and passer with a really good understanding ofthe game,ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Mattson said.
Piotrowski, a 5-7 guard from Ida High School, averaged 15.2ppg, 2.5 apg, 3.0 spg and 4.0 rpg during her senior season.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ During her prepcareer, she scored over 1,000 career points.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Piotrowski was named to the Top100 Best Players in Michigan list by the Detroit News/Free Press.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Shewas a unanimous first team all-conference selection and was chosen to theall-region team as a first team pick.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚œStephanie will add depth to our backcourt.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She is an outstanding shooter and ball handler with a greatunderstanding of the game,ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Mattson added.