Future Horned Frogs Shining During Senior Seasons
Feb. 22, 2012
FORT WORTH, Texas - GoFrogs.com gives fans an update on the women's basketball class that signed with the Horned Frogs in November plus the addition of Kansas transfer Donielle Breaux.
Inking with the Frogs in November were shooting guard Kamy Cole (5-9, SG, Brock, Texas (Brock High School)), combo guard Veja Hamilton (5-10, SG/F, Spring, Texas (Klein Collins High School)) and point guard Zahna Medley (5-6, PG, Springfield, Ill. (Springfield High School)).
Cole has shined during her final season for three-time defending state champion Brock High School, posting three games of 40-plus, including a career-high 42-point game earlier this year. She scored 30 points, including 12 in the third quarter, in leading Brock to a 55-41 regional quarterfinal victory over Krum on Tuesday night Overall, Cole has led the No. 2 ranked Lady Eagles through District 10-2A with an unblemished record at 14-0.
Hamilton put the finishing touches on her playing career at Klein Collins High School as she wrapped up play scoring 28 of her teams 60 points in an overtime loss to Pflugerville. Hamilton also pulled down seven boards, while tallying six assists and two steals in her final outing of her high school career. For the year, Hamilton, who totaled 2,228 points for her career and was a McDonald's All-American Nominee, averaged 20.9 points per game, while shooting 49.5 percent from the field. The senior also chipped in with 5.1 boards, 3.0 steals and 2.6 assists.
Medley had led Springfield High School to a 27-4 mark on the season in helping the Senators, the top-ranked Class 3A team in the state of Illinois, defeat Champaign Centennial in the semifinals of the Class 3A Taylorville Sectional girls basketball tournament Tuesday night. Against Champaign Centennial, Medley scored a career-high 37 points, one more than her previous record of 36. In her final season, the Illinois native is averaging 24.5 points per game and 4.7 assists. She is shooting over 40 percent from three, while also grabbing 3.2 boards and 3.8 steals per contest from her point guard position.
The Frogs also recently added Kansas transfer Donielle Breaux, who won't be eligible to play until the second semester for the Purple and White next season. A 2011 graduate of Elkins High School in Missouri City, Texas, Breaux, who was tabbed the 35th-best guard in the country by ESPN Hoopgurlz.com following her senior season, played in 11 games for the Jayhawks this season as a true freshman before transferring to TCU. A 2011 McDonald's All-American nominee, Breaux averaged 24 points, 7.1 rebounds, 4.2 steals, 3.7 assists and 2.3 blocks per game in her final season of play at Elkins High School. She earned several honors, which include district offensive player of the year, first team all-district, while also being a two-time Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) all-region selection.
TCU will resume action tonight against Air Force at 6:30 p.m. CT.