Army Senior To Assume New Role On Women's Basketball Squad
NOTES: Highly recruited prospect out of high school despite suffering a season-ending injury that hampered senior season ... perimeter shooter.
2009-10 (SOPHOMORE): Drew action in 21 games and averaged 7.5 minutes per contest ... opened the season with a career-high four-point showing in a 74-70 overtime win over Wagner ... scored twice more with two points against both American (Feb. 17) and Lafayette (Feb. 24) during the second half of Patriot League action ... played in eight Patriot League games and averaged six minutes a game ... score five of her nine points on the season during the conference schedule.
2008-09 (FRESHMAN): Saw the second-most time of any freshman on the roster ... drew action in 13 games, including four Patriot League contests ... registered minutes during a seven-game stretch midway through the season, spanning from Dec. 14 vs. Rutgers and ending on Jan. 14 at Holy Cross ... season-high 13 minutes played in a 59-39 win at Colgate (Feb. 7) ... made collegiate debut at nationally-ranked Ohio State (Nov. 16) ... scored first collegiate bucket on Dec. 20 opposite Presbyterian at West Point ... totaled three points on the season after also scoring on a free throw at Holy Cross (Jan. 14).
BACKGROUND: Four-year letterwinner and captain at Marian High School just outside of South Bend, Ind. ... two-year all-conference honorable mention selection as a shooting guard ... garnered team Most Valuable Player honors as a junior ... tore her ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) and did not return until the spring of her senior season ... highly recruited prospect due in large part to her shooting ability ... finished sixth all-time in scoring at Marian, while also holding the record for three-pointers in a game ... played AAU with the Indiana Elite.
PERSONAL: Given name is Erin Nicole Jankowski ... parents' names are Jeff and Tina ... maternal grandfather was awarded a Purple Heart at Iwo Jima ... company G-3 ... majoring in Systems Engineering.