Coverage of the women’s basketball 2021 recruiting class: offers, commitments, decommitments, unofficial visits, recruiting updates from news sites and other sources, etc. Items listed in reverse chronological order.
Skye Williams, 5-10 CG, Teays Valley HS (Ashville, OH): was offered by Xavier.
Ella Wanzer, 5-9 G, Amherst Central HS (NY): has offers from Manhattan and Niagara.
The second-year starter and ECIC Player of the Year is physical and aggressive yet has a nice shooting touch. She helped the Tigers reach the Section VI Class A-2 final. She scored 20 points in a 68-63 December win over Cardinal O’Hara, which broke O’Hara’s 89-game winning streak against Western New York competition. She has offers from Manhattan College and Niagara. Older sister Claire, a sophomore at Niagara, earned first-team honors two years ago.
Jillian Brown, 5-10 G, East Grand Rapids HS (MI): picked up an offer from Xavier.
Kendra Gillispie, 6-2 F, Norman HS (OK): among her offers are Ole Miss, Nebraska, Oklahoma State, Oral Roberts, UT Arlington, and Texas Tech. She was named All-State by Tulsa World.
Powerful forward averaged a double-double (16.6 points, 11.1 rebounds), leading Tigers to the 6A state title and was named MVP. Had 29 points and 10 rebounds in a first-round win over Sand Springs in the state tournament and had 16 points, 15 rebounds vs. Norman North in the championship game. Sophomore season totals: 28 games, 465 points, 311 rebounds, 56 assists, 36 steals, 39 rebounds.
Aaliyah Moore, 6-1 F, Moore HS (OK): also offered by Indiana.
Raychael Harjo, 6-2 W, Moore HS (OK): was offered by Indiana.
Jersey Wolfenbarger, 6-1 SG, Northside HS (Fort Smith, AR): recently picked up an offer from Florida.
Jasmyne Roberts, 5-10 F, Bishop Kenny HS (Jacksonville, FL): was offered by Jacksonville.
Kyndall Hunter, 5-8 G, Cypress Creek HS (Houston, TX): picked up an offer from Louisville. She was offered by Texas A&M and Texas earlier this year.
Lee Volker, 6-0 G, Loudoun Valley HS (Purcellville, VA): was offered by George Washington.
Grace Thybulle, 6-2 F, Irvington HS (NY): picked up an offer from Manhattan. Iona offered her in January.