The Illinois Rockets are proud to announce that Emily Koziol (Hinsdale South HS, 2019) has committed to play her college basketball for Coach Justin Heinzen and the Loras College Duhawks.
Emily has participated in the Rockets program for three years and has been a three-year starter for her Hinsdale South Hornets high school squad. Some of her high school accomplishments include:
• All Conference 2016/2017 and 2017/2018
• 3x All Tournament Team
• Athlete of the Week (HSHS 15/16, 16/17 and 17/18)
• MVP for HS team
• USJN Pool All Star Team (Midwest Spring Showcase 2016, Blue Star Nationals Invite Only 2017, Summer Final-Midwest 2017)
“Emily is the quintessential gym rat whose work ethic and passion for the game enabled her to become one of the finest shooters to ever play for me,” commented Drew Ondik, head coach of the 17U Red Rockets. “She is a versatile combo guard with a very high basketball IQ. Emily is a superb, caring teammate and was an absolute joy to coach.”
The Rockets congratulate Emily and her parents, Mary and Mark, on her commitment to Loras College!