Coverage of the women’s basketball 2022 recruiting class: offers, commitments, decommitments, unofficial visits, recruiting updates from news sites and other sources, etc. Items listed in reverse chronological order.
Offers Reported on May 31
- Taylor McCabe, 5-8 G, Fremont HS (NE): Creighton
- Ruby Whitehorn, 5-10 G, Detroit Edison Academy (MI): Illinois
The 12-member roster for the 2019 USA Basketball Women’s U16 National Team has been announced and includes six prospects from the 2022 recruiting class: Janiah Barker, Lauren Betts, KK Bransford, Timea Gardiner, Londynn Jones, and Kiki Rice.
The 12 team members will return to Colorado Springs for training camp from June 5-12, before departing for the 2019 FIBA Americas U16 Championship that will be played June 16-22 in Puerto Aysen, Chile.
Named to the team were: Janiah Barker (Tampa Bay Tech H.S., Fla./Marietta, Ga.); Lauren Betts (Grandview H.S./Centennial, Colo.); KK Bransford (Mount Notre Dame H.S./Cincinnati, Ohio); Sonia Citron (The Ursuline School/Scarsdale, N.Y.); Amari DeBerry (Williamsville South H.S./Buffalo, N.Y.); Timea Gardiner (Fremont H.S./Ogden, Utah); Londynn Jones (Santiago H.S./Riverside, Calif.); Olivia Miles (Blair Academy/Phillipsburg, N.J.); Aaliyah Moore (Moore H.S./Moore, Okla.); Saylor Poffenbarger (Middletown H.S./Middletown, Md.); Kiki Rice (Sidwell Friends School, D.C./Bethesda, Md.); and Payton Verhulst (Bishop Meige H.S./De Soto, Kan.).
Grace VanSlooten, 6-1 W, Toledo Notre Dame Academy (OH): picked up an offer from Marquette.
Offers Reported on May 28
- Antonia Bates, 6-0 G, Notre Dame Green Pond HS (Easton, PA): Rutgers
- Shay Ciezki, 5-6 PG, St. Mary’s HS (Lancaster, NY): Niagara (first D-I offer)
- Emily La Chapell, 5-10 G, Appleton East HS (WI): Marquette
- Reilly Sunday, 5-8 PG, Moon Area HS (PA): Youngstown State
- Carleigh Wenzel, 5-8 G, O’Connor HS (TX): Vanderbilt
Lazaria Spearman, 6-2 F, Dacula HS (GA): landed an offer from Louisville, following three other Power 5 offers last week (see below).
Offers Reported: Week of May 20, Part 2
- Alyssa Crockett, 6-2 W, Westfield HS (IN): Vanderbilt
- Dionna Gray, 5-5 G, St. Joseph Central HS (Huntington, WV): Hartford
- Nakiyah Hurst, 5-11 W, Milwaukee Academy of Science (WI): Vanderbilt
- Mya Kone, 6-1 W, Somerset Prep (North Lauderdale, FL): Florida State
- Katie Krupa, 6-0 F, Morton HS (IL): Loyola Chicago
- Darianna Littlepage-Buggs, 6-0 G/W, Classen School of Advanced Studies (Oklahoma City, OK): Arkansas State
- Brianna McDaniel, 5-11 G, Kenwood Academy (Chicago, IL): Kansas State, Missouri
- Cotie McMahon, 5-10, Centerville HS (OH): Pitt, Purdue, Virginia Tech, Tennessee
- Paris Miller, 5-10 PG, Luella HS (GA): Ole Miss
- Tonie Morgan, 5-8 PG, Florida HS (Tallahassee, FL): Florida State
- Aaliyah Smith, 5-7 PG, Verona Area HS (WI): Minnesota
- Lazaria Spearman, 6-2 F, Dacula HS (GA): Georgia Tech, Ole Miss, South Carolina
- Grace VanSlooten, 6-1 W, Toledo Notre Dame Academy (OH): Purdue, Tennessee, West Virginia
- Karly Weathers, 5-9 G, Loretto HS (TN): Florida State
- Amelia Wood, 5-11 G, Averill HS (NY): Manhattan (first D-I offer)
Marley Washenitz, 5-9 G, Fairmont Senior HS (WV): latest offer is from Hartford, following an offer earlier in May from Arkansas State.