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  1. HoopGurlz -- Kyra Lambert was prevented from playing varsity bask...

    Walter Villa

    She was ruled ineligible for varsity basketball after transferring schools, so Kyra Lambert has gone on to become perhaps the most valuable junior varsity player Texas has ever seen.

    Story | Conversation | January 16, 2014
  2. HoopGurlz -- Boston College Eagles recruit Ashley Kelsick and Ind...

    Walter Villa

    Tyra Buss and Ashley Kelsick both are 5-7 junior guards who were among the top three scorers in the nation a year ago. This week, they've seen their hard work pay off as they signed their national letters of intent.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2013
  3. HoopGurlz -- Kalabrya Gondrezick and Kysre Gondrezick survive car...

    Walter Villa

    Basketball runs in the Gondrezick family, so it makes sense that high school stars Kalabrya and Kysre got into the family business. But a car accident two years ago almost took away the sisters' dreams.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2013
  4. HoopGurlz -- High school girls basketball stars Asia Durr, Gabby ...

    Walter Villa

    Many of them hope to play for a WNBA title themselves some day, but first the nation's top hoops prospects predict which team will take home this year's championship.

    Story | Conversation | September 18, 2013
  5. HoopGurlz -- Texas Longhorns recruit Ariel Atkins rises to top of...

    Walter Villa

    One coach told her she wasn't even good enough to make her varsity team, but toughness and hard work have helped Texas recruit Ariel Atkins ascend to the No. 4 spot in the 2014 rankings.

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2013
  6. HoopGurlz -- Women's basketball prospect Lauren Cox excels for Te...

    Walter Villa

    Lauren Cox, a 6-4 forward in the 2016 class at Flower Mound (Texas), can handle seemingly any responsibility, from shutting down opposing scorers to taking care of her diabetes.

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2013
  7. HoopGurlz -- Jaime Nared has been on the national basketball scen...

    Walter Villa

    Jaime Nared has been on the national basketball scene since she was 12. Now, entering her senior season of high school, she's about to dive into the recruiting process.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2013
  8. HoopGurlz -- Sierra Calhoun is the lastest superstar to hold cour...

    Walter Villa

    Sierra Calhoun is the latest star at hoops power Christ the King in Brooklyn, N.Y. The No. 10 prospect in the espnW HoopGurlz class rankings for 2014 has one goal left to match her predecessors.

    Story | Conversation | May 23, 2013
  9. HoopGurlz -- UCLA-bound Jordin Canada will take her sweet basketb...

    Walter Villa

    Windward (Los Angeles) point guard Jordin Canada will take her exceptional ballhandling skills -- and exceptional sportsmanship -- across town to UCLA.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2013
  10. HoopGurlz -- Baylor recruits Imani Wright, Nina Davis, Breanna Ha...

    Walter Villa

    Baylor is the prohibitive favorite to cut down the nets in New Orleans, but what happens when Brittney Griner and the rest of the seniors exit? Four new recruits -- Khadijiah Cave, Imani Wright, Nina Davis and Breanna Hayden -- are primed to step in.

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2013
  11. HoopGurlz: Kalani Brown, following in parents' footsteps, becomes...

    Walter Villa

    Kalani Brown is following in the footsteps of her NBA-playing father, P.J., and mother, Dee, who played college ball. The 6-foot-5 center is still weighing her considerable college options.

    Story | Conversation | February 28, 2013
  12. HoopGurlz: Brianna Turner soaring with modesty to No. 3 spot in 2...

    Walter Villa

    Brianna Turner, a Texas state champion, a USA Basketball gold medalist and the No. 3 prospect in the 2014 class, hopes to someday add a national title to her impressive hardware haul. She is deciding among UConn, Baylor, Notre Dame, Duke and Stanford.

    Story | Conversation | February 20, 2013
  13. HoopGurlz: Georgia Tech recruit Kaela Davis to sit out rest of se...

    Walter Villa

    Kaela Davis will sit out the rest of her senior season to get treatment for Meniere's disease, but the No. 2 prospect in the espnW HoopGurlz Top 100 expects to be back next year for Georgia Tech.

    Story | Conversation | February 12, 2013
  14. HoopGurlz: Asia Durr, No. 1 prospect in espnW HoopGurlz Terrific ...

    Walter Villa

    Asia Durr, the No. 1 prospect in the espnW HoopGurlz Terrific 25 for the 2015 class, has been ahead of the game her entire life.

    Story | Conversation | January 24, 2013
  15. HoopGurlz: Gabby Williams making her mark on basketball court, in...

    Walter Villa

    Gabby Williams, a point guard at Reed (Sparks, Nev.) has fallen in love with the high jump, but is determined to hold onto both sports in college.

    Story | Conversation | January 10, 2013
  16. HoopGurlz: Freshman Vanessa Murphy steps right up for top-ranked ...

    Walter Villa

    St. Mary's (Phoenix) has built a national girls' basketball powerhouse, and freshman Vanessa Murphy is the latest prospect to light it up.

    Story | Conversation | December 18, 2012