"I think our athleticism obviously is a big strength of this team," said Zimmerman, the head coach at Shelby County High School.
is confident her
team can compete with Indiana, which leads the series 36-28 and has won 24 of the past 30 meetings.
"I think it's a good group of shooters and rebounders," Zimmerman
said."And there are some good defenders in there, too."
Although several of the selections were virtual locks, Zimmerman
said Jones and Prewitt were impressive during last weekend's tryouts at Georgetown College
"I think Lauren Jones was kind of a surprise to make the team," Zimmerman
...Zimmerman said injuries forced Lexington Catholic's Natalie Novosel (knee), Mason County's De'Sarae Chambers (foot) and Perry County Central's Heather Sturdivant (knee) to miss the tryouts.
said Rucker attended Friday's tryout but missed Saturday's because of a volleyball commitment.