NEW ROCHELLE, NY - Iona College women's basketball head coach Anthony Bozzella has announced the signing of three players to National Letters of Intent during the early signing period. Joining the Gaels will be Kat Egan, Aurellia Cammock and Spencer Gray.
As a junior, Kat Egan averaged 12.3 ppg, 5.6 rpg, 3.4 assists per contest and 3.6 steals per game at St. John Vianney High School. She was named to the Hoopgroup All Shore Second Team and Star Ledger All-Monmouth County Second Team as well as the Asbury Park Press All Shore Second Team along with the Star Ledger All Non-Public Third Team, All Junior Third Team.
As a sophomore, Egan averaged 8.8 points per game and 4.2 rebounds per contest. She earned Up and Coming Player honors from Hoopgroup and was named Monmouth County Sophomore of the Year by the Star Ledger as her team won its second straight State Championship. Egan is a member of the National Honors Society and play AAU with the Jersey Shore Wildcats.
Bozzella on Egan: "Kat is the most intelligent high school player we have ever recruited. Her versatility on the floor is outstanding and her on-court abilities will enable her to make an immediate impact on our program."
At South Shore High School in Brooklyn, Aurellia Cammock played behind a pair of teammates who also earned Division I scholarships early in her career and this season has broken out to the tune of 14.8 points, 9.4 rebounds and 1.4 assists per contest this season for the Vikings.
Cammock was named Best Defensive Player of the Rose Classic Senior Divison in 2012 and earned the Best Defensive Player award for the Conrad McRae youth league in 2011. Her AAU team is the New Jersey Demons.
Bozzella on Cammock: "Aurellia is a never give in type player, and is the most tenacious rebounder we have brought into this program since Anna McLean."
Spencer Gray, from Centerville High School in Ohio, made an immediate impact on her squad, earing GWOC Second Team All-Division selection and named a Dabbelt Report Freshman to Watch after posting 3.7 points, 2.1 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.
After missing the bulk of her sophomore season, Gray still earned GWOC Honorable Mention and was named one of the Dabbelt Report's Top 100 Area Players To Watch. Gray earned Second Team All-Division recognition by the GWOC after her junior season when she averaged 3.7 points, 1.9 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game. Her AAU team is the Dayton Lady Hoopstars
Bozzella on Gray: "Spencer has all the tools you want to see in your point guard. Her quickness and playmaking abilities will enable her to continue the tradition of strong point guard play here at Iona."