BR-6 Lewis Flyers
Location: Romeoville, Ill.
Conference: Great Lakes Valley Conference
Head Coach: Kristin Gillespie (First Season at Lewis; 5th overall, 54-53)
2014-15 Finish: 31-3 (Midwest Region Champions; Lost to Limestone in Elite Eight Quarterfinals)
2014-15 GLVC Finish: 17-1 (1st, East; Lost to Southern Indiana in GLVC Semifinals)
Projected GLVC Finish: 1st (1st, East)
- F Jess Reinhart (13.6 ppg, 6.9 rpg)
- G Alexus Grayer (10.1 ppg, 3.6 rpg)
- G Kristin Itschner (9.3 ppg, 3.9 rpg)
- G Nikki Nellen (4.4 ppg, 3.4 rpg)
Key Returners (*Returning Starters)
- *Sr. G Jamie Johnson (18.2 ppg, 4.2 rpg)
- *Sr. F Mariyah Brawner-Henley (17.6 ppg, 12.1 rpg)
- Jr. G Alyssa Siwek (1.8 ppg, 1.3 rpg)
New Players to Watch
Sophomore G Tiana Karopulos appeared in 30 games (16 starts) last season for Loyola-Chicago, averaging 2.4 ppg in 15.5 minutes per game.
Save the Date
Dec. 20, 2015 at Wayne State (Mich.): A big in-region showdown awaits the Flyers as they travel to Detroit to take on the perennial GLIAC contenders.
Did You Know?
- The Flyers finished third in the country in scoring (80.5 ppg) last season.
- Mariyah Brawner-Henley finished tied for the most double-doubles last season (25).