#20 Laura Mitchell
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
Previous School: Univ. of Memphis
Laura knows the game
and has proven that she shoot from behind the arc. She has the ability to make
three pointers in bunches and has proven that her shot can be one of the best
three-point shooters in the nation. Laura makes big baskets every game when we
need it the most.
(‘02-’03)...averaged 4.7 points and 1.9 assists per game while shooting
.403 (50-124) from the three point arc...played in 37 games. (‘03-’04)...averaged
6.7 points and 1.9 assists per game...play in 36 games and shot .419 (72-172)
from behind the arc.
Laura transferred to
Union as a sophomore from the University of Memphis. She prepped at Briarcrest
High School where she helped guide Briarcrest to State Championships in 1998 and
2001. Laura is one of the best three-point shooters in Memphis history. While at
Briarcrest, she played basketball, volleyball, and softball. During her senior
year, she was named All-Metro, All-Region, All-State and was a finalist for Best
of the Preps and Miss Basketball in Tennessee.
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3/22/2005 - Union Lady Bulldogs Win NAIA National Championship