Jennifer Newman, from Riverview, NB, in New Brunswick high school play.
Charlottetown, PEI (July 20, 2015)—The UPEI Women’s Basketball team announced today that Jennifer Newman, a 5’10” forward from Riverview, New Brunswick, will be joining the Panthers for the 2015–16 season. She joins the team following a four-year career at Riverview High School where she was the team’s MVP this past season, as well as being selected to the NBIAA All-star Team. Jennifer was also a key member of Basketball New Brunswick’s Under 15 and Under 17 teams.
Action Shot of Jennifer Newman, from Riverview, NB, in New Brunswick high school play.
Coach Greg Gould feels Jennifer is the consummate student athlete.
“Jennifer will be a solid addition to our team school and community. On the court she is tough, hardworking, has good skills, and can play a variety of positions. She is unselfish and a great competitor who wants to win.”
Jennifer is an honours student who will be studying Kinesiology. “I am excited to play for the Panthers and Coach Gould next season. I am looking forward to working hard, learning, and developing into the best player possible.”
“I believe UPEI will also be a great fit for me academically. The small classes with easy access to my instructors will help me to excel.”