2017-2018 Women's Basketball Roster

 
Athlete               Name               Height Elig. Year                      Hometown                    Response 
jade a Addai, Jade 5' 6" 1 London, England

What is the most fun part of playing in your position?

The most fun part about playing my position is being able to know my teammates strengths and set them up to score in games.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

My strongest skill as a playing is my ability to drive into the paint and finish

adesina a Adesina, Adesola 5' 7" 1 Woodbridge, ON

What is the best moment you experienced while in your eagles jersey?

One of the best moments I have experienced while playing was winning the D-league championship in our last year before going varsity

What is the most fun part of playing in your position?

The best part about being a small forward is that you get to play a little bit of every position

jiana a Alnajjar, Jiana 5' 7" 1 Mississauga, ON

What is the best moment you experienced while in your eagles jersey?

The best moment I experienced was when we won the championship last year.


What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

My strongest skill is my defence. Also, I'm always fighting for the ball especially if it's a loose ball.

ashley b Beckles, Ashley 5' 10" 1 Mississauga, ON

What is the most fun part of playing in your position?

The most fun I have in my position is rebounding on offence to give my team another chance at scoring. Being able to clear my space and out jump my defender for the ball is empowering to me, and I love being able to assist my teammates for an open jumper.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

My strongest skill as a player is my ability to run the court whether it be on offence or defense.

bianca h Hatchett, Bianca 5' 11" 1 London, ON

What is the best moment you experienced while in your eagles jersey?

Stepping on the court for the first time in an eagles jersey with my number on it, knowing history is going to be made every time we play.  We are the beginning of women’s varsity basketball and set the precedent for the future.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

Having court vision and being able to make plays happen for my teammates, I take great pride in knowing that if I do the little things right it will help out the rest of the team.

kanika k Kaushik, Kanika 6' 0" 1 Toronto, ON

What is the most fun part of playing in your position?

The satisfaction of blocking a shot and being able to post up and score under the basket despite the contact.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

Determination would be my strongest skill, as it allows me to continue to grow and become better as a player.

priyanka m Mehla, Priyanka  5' 7" 1 Oakville, ON

What is the best moment you experienced while in your eagles jersey?

The best moment I have experienced while wearing my eagles jersey was winning D-leauge Championships last year.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

My strongest skill as a player is being a composed player.

akashia s Moore Samuels, Akashia 5' 6" 2 Milton, ON

What is the best moment you experienced while in your eagles jersey?

Playing our first game with my best friend of 9 years.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

Getting to the basket/driving

chloe r Robichaud, Chloe 5' 9" 1 Moncton, NB

What is the best moment you experienced while in your eagles jersey?

My best experience so far in a UTM jersey would probably be the second time I ever wore it, when we all stood together and listened to oh Canada. It just really was a good kickoff to the game, made the whole inaugural year thing seem real.

What is the most fun part of playing in your position?

I enjoy playing my position because at any given moment it could change, sometimes I play more as a post player but I am also trying to elevate my game as a guard because playing outside is really exciting to me as well.

victoria s Silva, Victoria 5' 7" 1 Toronto, ON

What is the best moment you experienced while in your eagles jersey?

Being able to share every high and low moment with my team and knowing that we are there for each other.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

My strongest skill as a player goes hand-in-hand with my ability to have "court vision" by seeing the court and reading the game and my shooting ability as well.

tricia v Vo,Trisha-Ann 5' 6" 1 Milton, ON

What is the most fun part of playing in your position?

The most fun part of playing my position is being able to knock down a 3 pointer and hear my teammates celebrating.

What would you say is your strongest skill as a player?

My strongest skill as a player is being able to shoot from beyond the arc.

Coaching Staff: 

Head Coach: Salee Johnson-Edwards

Assistant Coach: Shannon Bartley

Assistant Coach: Hali Burns

Assistant Coach: Ray Williams

Student Athletic Therapist: Dana Flatt