Women's Basketball

2014-15 Player Profiles

3 - Brooke Bauer - FR - 5’9 - Guard/Forward - O’Neill, NE

Prep: Brooke, a graduate of St. Mary’s High School, was a four-year letter winner for the Cardinals. She was named First Team All- Conference, three time All-Area, NEN All-Star, and captain of the D1 All-State Team twice. St. Mary’s was 84-17 during her career. Bauer scored 1,352 points and grabbed 801 rebounds in that time.

Major: Biology

Parents: Matt and Sandy Bauer.

Brooke Bauer

5 - Octavia McGraw - FR - 5’4 - Guard - Omaha, NE

Prep: Octavia is a 2014 Omaha Benson graduate. She averaged 8.5 ppg 4.5 rpg and 2.5 steals per game. McGraw, who was part of the 2014 Class A State Championship team for the Bunnies, is a two-time defensive player of the year.

Major: Pre-Prof. Medicine

Parents: Andre McGraw and Helena Cotton

Octavia McGraw

10 - Cameron Eddie - FR - 5’8 - Guard - Belden, NE

Prep: Cameron, a graduate of Laurel- Concord-Coleridge High School, was a four-year letter winner for the Bears. She was named First Team All- Conference, Second Team All-Area, Nebraska Coaches Association All-Star, and NEN All-Star. She averaged 17.7 points per game in her senior year. Eddie finished with 937 career points, which is fourth in school history.

Major: Pre-Prof. Physical Therapy

Parents: Brian and Sandy Eddie

Cameron Eddie

11 - Yasmin Miller - SO - 6’1 - Forward - Mountain Creek, Qld, Australia

Prep: A Sports Woman of the Year, her high school basketball team placed third at nationals and second at state.

Major: Health, PE, and Recreation

Parents: John and Zelda Miller

Yasmin Miller

12 - Megan Trinder - SO - 5’7 - Guard - Hollywell, Qld, Australia

Prep: A Sports Woman of the Year, she was named All-State in 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2013. She was also named an All-Australian in 2011 and 2012.

Major: Health, PE, and Recreation

Parent: Michelle Trinder & Des Trinder

Megan Trinder

14 - Jayla Mayes-Jackson - FR - 5’9 - Guard - Minneapolis, MN

Prep: Jayla was the starting point guard for Eden Prairie, which took the Class AAAA Third Place title in the Minnesota Girls State High School Basketball Tournament. She was a member of the All-Tournament Team in 2014. Mayes- Jackson also received Offensive MVP in 2011-2012 and was an All-Conference member during her junior and senior years.

Major: General Studies

Parent: Tonya Mayes

Jayla Mayes-Jackson

20 - Allie Millard - FR - 5’10 - Guard/Forward - Valentine, NE

Prep: Allie is a 2013 graduate of Valentine High School who averaged 20 ppg and eight rpg as a senior. She attended Chadron State College last year as a freshman.

Major: Education - Elementary

Parents: Scott and Tammy Millard

Allie Millard

21 - Janea Bunn - FR - 6’3 - Forward - East Longmeadow, MA

Prep: First team western Massachusetts (twice), Senior All-Star team, and MVP multiple times.

Major: Behavioral Science

Parent: Joyce Ban-Israel

Janea Bunn

22 - Hannah Riley - FR - 6’0 - Forward - Richmond Hill, GA

Prep: Hannah graduated this spring from Richmond Hill High School in Richmond, GA. She averaged 10 ppg and 6 rpg, and was named to the All-Region-2nd Team.

Major: Biology

Parents: Kari and James Riley

Hannah Riley

24 - Annie Szczepaniak - SO - 5’11 - Forward - Bellevue, NE

Prep: Annie received Honorable Mention, All-Metro and All- State honors while playing for Bellevue West High School.

Major: Personal Training

Parents: Raymond and Paula Szczepaniak.

Annie Szczepaniak

25 - Sydney Koel - FR - 6’1 - Forward - Sioux Falls, SD

Prep: Sydney played on a high caliber team at Sioux Falls Washington High School. The Warriors captured the 2014 AA South Dakota State Championship title. The team has placed at the state tournament the previous three seasons: 2013 AA 3rd Place state champion; 2012 AA state runnerup: and 2011 AA 5th Place in the state championship. Koel, who has a four-year high school record of 87-13, was named to the "All-Tourney Team" in the 2014 South Dakota State Tournament.

Major: Business - Retail Management

Parents: Christin Koel and James Cunningham

Sydney Koel

32 - Kara Valasek - FR - 5’9 - Forward - Palmer, NE

Prep: Academic All-State four years, All-Conference four years, Grand Island Independent Honorable Mention three years, Omaha World- Herald Honorable Mention two years, All-State Honorable Mention one year.

Major: Agriculture – College Transfer

Parents: John and Trish Valasek

Kara Valasek

34 - Ena Viso - SO - 5’10 - Guard - Copenhagen, Denmark

Prep: All-Star Danish Team 2011.

Major: Academic Transfer

Parent: Hida Viso

Ena Viso

Jordyn Berglund - FR - Student Manager

Hometown: Madison, Nebraska

High School: Jordyn played varsity basketball three years at Madison High School. She was a two-year starter.

Jordyn is a General Studies major and is the daughter of Michelle Berglund and Scott Czarnick.

Jordyn Berglund