#20 Laura Mitchell
SR, 5-6
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
Previous School: Univ. of Memphis

Coach’s Comments. Laura knows the game and has proven that she shoot from behind the arc. She has the ability to make three pointers in bunches and has proven that her shot can be one of the best three-point shooters in the nation. Laura makes big baskets every game when we need it the most.

Union Career. (‘02-’03)...averaged 4.7 points and 1.9 assists per game while shooting .403 (50-124) from the three point arc...played in 37 games. (‘03-’04)...averaged 6.7 points and 1.9 assists per in 36 games and shot .419 (72-172) from behind the arc.

Before Union. Laura transferred to Union as a sophomore from the University of Memphis. She prepped at Briarcrest High School where she helped guide Briarcrest to State Championships in 1998 and 2001. Laura is one of the best three-point shooters in Memphis history. While at Briarcrest, she played basketball, volleyball, and softball. During her senior year, she was named All-Metro, All-Region, All-State and was a finalist for Best of the Preps and Miss Basketball in Tennessee.

Related News Release(s)
  • 3/22/2005 - Union Lady Bulldogs Win NAIA National Championship

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