#53 Lavanda Ross
Lavanda is from Jackson’s North Side High School. Lavanda is the best defender we have signed out of high school. She is a difference-maker. She can shoot the three-pointer, get to the basket, rebound, and defend. She will make an immediate impact on our program. You will love watching Lavanda play over the next four years.
Hometown: Jackson, Tenn.
Previous School: North Side HS
Before Union: Ross prepped at North Side High School in Jackson where she played four seasons of basketball for Coach Farris Lowery. Ross was named All-District and All-Region as a junior. She was also a member of the state runner-up team as a sophomore. As a senior, Ross is averaging 19.2 points and 7.4 rebounds. Through the first 17 games, she has 60 steals and has helped to team to a 16-1 start. Off the court, Ross is a member of the Honor Roll.
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