Three More Hinds Lady Bulldogs Sign with Four Year Schools

Three More Hinds Lady Bulldogs Sign with Four Year Schools

UTICA – Three more Lady Bulldog's basketball players committed to continue their academic and basketball careers at four-year universities next season. At a ceremony held by head coach Jackie Martin-Glass, sophomores' Kristi Marshall, Jasmine Ivory, and Victory Johnson all signed their National Letters of Intent in front of friends and family.

Sophomore Center Kristi Marshall signed with Jarvis Christian College (JCC) located in Hawkins, Texas. JCC, who are nicknamed the Lady Bulldogs, are a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and play in the Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC).  Marshall played in 19 ball games for Hinds this season and shot 50% from the field.

Sophomore Guard Jasmine Ivory signed with Tougaloo College located in Jackson, Mississippi. Tougaloo, who also go by the Lady Bulldogs, are a part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and play in the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC). Ivory played in all 22 games for Hinds this season and shot 41% from the field and 66.7% from the free throw line.

Sophomore Guard Victoria Johnson signed with Stony Brook University (SBU) located in Stony Brook, New York. SBU, who go by the nickname the Seawolves, are a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Divison I level and compete in the American East Conference (AEC). Johnson was named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) First Team All-American this season, averaging 21.6 points per game while shooting 44.1% from the field and 34.2% from three. Her 21.6 points per game ranked ninth nationally in the NJCAA and her 83.9% free throw percentage was 13th. Johnson was also honored as a Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) All-American and First Team All-Region 23 as freshman last season, as she finished second in the NJCAA with 22.6 points per game.