High School: St. Joseph Central Catholic (Huntington, WV)
Recruiting Status: Verbally committed to VCU
Notes: transferred from Christiansburg HS (VA) before junior year; left St. Joseph Central Catholic before senior year, returning to her hometown of Christiansburg, VA—might enroll early at VCU (source)
Recruiting Summary for Grace Hutson
offers in 2019:
- May: Colgate
- July: William & Mary
- August: Radford, Youngstown State
offers in 2020:
- February: Campbell
- March: Bryant
- April: George Washington, Valparaiso
- May: VCU
June 18, 2020: committed to VCU
St. Joe’s Hutson Gatorade player of the year (Huntington Herald-Dispatch, 3/6/2020)
Hutson has averaged 19.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 2.6 steals and 1.9 assists per game in leading the Irish to a 21-1 record, the No. 19 ranking in the nation, according to MaxPreps, and the top seed in the Class A state tournament, which begins begins Thursday at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center. St. Joe will play No. 8 seed St. Marys (16-8) at 5:30 p.m. in the first round.
The Gatorade award recognizes not only athletic excellence, but academic and community achievements.
An honor student with a 4.21 grade point average, Hutson volunteers in the nursery at her church, coaches youth basketball and serves as a math tutor.