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Lauren Hill is a freshman college basketball player at Mount St. Joseph’s. Last year she was diagnosed with a brain tumor. In an effort to fulfill her dream of playing in a college basketball game, the school was able to move up their opening game to Sunday Nov. 2 when Hill would be able to play. | Facebook
Tulsa Sports Commission
The Tulsa Sports Commission has launched an initiative to empower women and girls through sports and fitness in the Tulsa area. Athletic Women Excel, or AWE Tulsa, will focus on retaining, recruiting, developing and enhancing local women’s athletic events, programs and organizations for their economic and personal health benefits.
Shock forward Jennifer Lacy was inducted into the Pepperdine University Athletics Hall of Fame on Oct. 19. Lacy played four seasons at Pepperdine and appeared in 102 games, totaling 933 points (9.1ppg) and 504 rebounds (4.9rpg). During her senior year, Lacy led the WCC in scoring (16.9ppg) and led her team in rebounds (8.1rpg).