Before Union: Risner prepped at Wayne County (Tenn.) High School where she played basketball for Coach Byrd. She was named all-region and all-district as a freshman and sophomore. Risner helped lead her team to the sub-state in 2009 and the state tournament in 2010, following district and region titles both seasons. Risner is averaging 12 points, three rebounds, three steals and three assists per game. Off the court, Risner was a member of the Beta Club, Interact, Y2Y, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and was on the Principal's List.
1/18/2011 - Top ranked Union adds Waynesboro standout for 2012-13 season