Clarke (Iowa)

Clarke University (Iowa)


The 8th seeded Clarke Crusaders come into the NAIA DII Women’s Basketball National Championship tournament with a 19-12 overall record.  The Crusaders are located in Dubuque, Iowa and are part of the Division 2 Independents.

Don Adams coaches the Clarke Crusaders. Breland Prochaska, who averages over 14 points per game leads the team on scoring.  Kelsey Ernst leads the team with over 8 rebounds per game, along with Kea Whittington, who has nearly 3 assists per game, as well as averaging over 3 steals per game.

This will be the Clarke Crusaders second appearance in the NAIA DII Women’s National Basketball Tournament.

Clarke University (Iowa) 2016 Roster

Player ImageNumberNamePositionHeightYearHome Town ()
Don AdamsAdams, DonHead Coach ()
Adam HockingHocking, AdamAssistant Coach ()
Kea Whittington2Whittington, KeaG5-6So.Beloit (WI)
Breland Prochaska3Prochaska, BrelandG5-7Sr.Fennimore (WI)
Maranda Ricker4Ricker, MarandaG5-4Jr.Oregon (WI)
Bernasia Fox10Fox, BernasiaG5-5Jr.Joliet (IL)
Jade Ramirez11Ramirez, JadeG5-3Fr.Beaver Dam (WI)
Ashley Werner12Werner, AshleyF6-0Jr.Madison (WI)
Jennifer Petkoff20Petkoff, JenniferG5-7Jr.Delavan (WI)
Natasha Adames21Adames, NatashaF5-11Fr.Rockford (IL)
Katelyn Hoppman23Hoppman, KatelynF6-1Sr.Hazel Green (WI)
Molly Kleppin24Kleppin, MollyG5-6Jr.Morton Grove (IL)
Jayla Penny25Penny, JaylaG5-7Fr.Cherry Valley (IL)
Kelsey Ernst31Ernst, KelseyG/F5-11Jr.Bellevue (IA)
Alex De Craene33De Craene, AlexG5-8Jr.Lisle (IL)
Mady  Engstrom34Engstrom, Mady F6-0Fr.Omro (WI)