RCTC Women's Basketball picked 3rd in southern division preseason poll

RCTC Women's Basketball picked 3rd in southern division preseason poll

Rochester, MN - The MCAC has released its 2018-19 Southern Division Women's Basketball Preview.  The RCTC Yellowjackets were slotted into the 3rd position in the poll behind Anoka-Ramsey and Minnesota West.  The Yellowjackets are coming off a very successfull 2017-2018 season that culminated with a Region XIIIA tournament title and a trip to the NJCAA National Tournament in Rockford, IL.  RCTC returns three starters from last years team that finished with an overall record of 23-9.  Guard Grace Riley, forward Abby Bauer, and post player Olivia Haug return for their second year.  

Steve Hucke is in his 17th year at RCTC and has tallied an overall record of 287-159 during that span.  He will be assisted this season by Doug Waldner, Danielle Adams, Katie Slowiak and Jalysa Cutting on the Yellowjacket bench. 

 Hucke notes that: "If we stay healthy we will be a contender again" in 2018-19. 

Joinng Bauer, Haug, and Riley will be key first-year additions, Olivia Matti, (G/F, Hayfield, MN),  Lexie Worden (G, Kasson-Mantorville, MN),  Alyssa Whitson, (F, Randolph, MN) and Jadyn Anderson, (P, St. James, MN).

For the full MCAC release CLICK HERE

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