LWSN highlights a local native that plays college athletics or college team with former Louisville stars that are every Monday. If you have a suggestion on a female athlete to highlight , send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. This week’s feature is on five alums from Louisville that are now making an impact on Indiana Southeast’s basketball team.
You may be familiar with the names Josie Hockman (Holy Cross), Sasha Makanda (Fern Creek), Nkechi Okeke (Ballard), and sisters Josie and Madi Woods (Mercy).
The Grenadiers basketball team is 7-5 and Hockman and Madi Woods have made a huge impact so far.
Hockman has started in 11 of the 12 games and is averaging 5.3 points and 3.9 rebounds per game. Madi Woods has played in all 12 games and has started in five and is averaging 7.6 points per game.
Josie Woods has played in all 12 games is averaging 2.5 points while Makanda has seen action in nine games and is averaging 1.3 points.
Okeche hasn’t played this season.