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 Image||Number||Name||Position||Height||Year||Home Town ()|
|Adams, Don||Head Coach||()|
|Hocking, Adam||Assistant Coach||()|
|2||Whittington, Kea||G||5-6||So.||Beloit (WI)|
|3||Prochaska, Breland||G||5-7||Sr.||Fennimore (WI)|
|4||Ricker, Maranda||G||5-4||Jr.||Oregon (WI)|
|10||Fox, Bernasia||G||5-5||Jr.||Joliet (IL)|
|11||Ramirez, Jade||G||5-3||Fr.||Beaver Dam (WI)|
|12||Werner, Ashley||F||6-0||Jr.||Madison (WI)|
|20||Petkoff, Jennifer||G||5-7||Jr.||Delavan (WI)|
|21||Adames, Natasha||F||5-11||Fr.||Rockford (IL)|
|23||Hoppman, Katelyn||F||6-1||Sr.||Hazel Green (WI)|
|24||Kleppin, Molly||G||5-6||Jr.||Morton Grove (IL)|
|25||Penny, Jayla||G||5-7||Fr.||Cherry Valley (IL)|
|31||Ernst, Kelsey||G/F||5-11||Jr.||Bellevue (IA)|
|33||De Craene, Alex||G||5-8||Jr.||Lisle (IL)|
|34||Engstrom, Mady||F||6-0||Fr.||Omro (WI)|