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#51 Josephine Owino
SR, 6-3,
Hometown: Mombasa, Kenya
Previous School: Mombasa HS

Josephine is the best post player in the country. However, she has not reached her potential. She has improved a great deal over the summer. She has developed patience in the post, and developed even more intelligence in reading the defense. She continues to become a better leader.

Before Union: Owino played for Mombasa High School, where she was named MVP her sophomore through senior years. Owino was also a member of the Kenya National Team from 2000-2003.

Related News Release(s)
  • 6/5/2009 - Union’s Owino makes WNBA roster with Washington, season starts on June 6
  • 4/9/2009 - Union’s Owino selected in WNBA Draft by Washington
  • 3/24/2009 - Union’s Owino named NAIA Player of the Year for the second straight season
  • 3/24/2009 - Union (Tenn.) Wins Fourth NAIA Title With 73-63 Win Over Lambuth (Tenn.)
  • 3/9/2009 - No. 1 Union rolls 92-69 to win third straight TranSouth Title
  • 3/3/2009 - Union's Owino Named NAIA Division I Women's Basketball Player of the Week
  • 3/2/2009 - Union's Owino named TranSouth Player of the Week
  • 3/2/2009 - Union sweeps TranSouth women’s basketball postseason honors
  • 2/25/2009 - Union’s Owino passes 2,000 career points, just 79 boards away from 1,000
  • 2/24/2009 - Owino named TranSouth Co-Player of the Week
  • 12/1/2008 - Union's Owino named TranSouth Player of the Week
  • 11/24/2008 - Union's Owino named TranSouth Co-Player of the Week

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