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Women's Basketball Announces Signing Of Elliotte Roberts

HARROGATE, Tenn. -- LMU women's basketball coach Roger Hodge has announced the signing of Elliotte Roberts to play for the Lady Railsplitters next season.

Roberts, a 5'11" forward from McDonough, Georgia, comes to LMU from Union Grove High School.

Last season Roberts averaged 11.5 points, 7.6 rebounds and three steals a game. Through the end of her junior season she has 420 career points and 300 career rebounds. During her prep career she has been named All-Region Honorable Mention, the team's Defensive Player of the Year, and was the Henry County Neighbor Athlete of the Week in January, 2011.

Academically she is an A-B Honor Roll student and a member of the FCCLA and the Partner's Club.

"I could not be happier that Elliotte Roberts has chosen to join the LMU family! She is an outstanding athlete and we look forward to her contributions to Lady Railsplitter Basketball," said LMU coach Roger Hodge. "Elliotte is a person of solid character, a good student, and will fit well with our team due to her personality and character. Her versatility matches well with our system and we are fortunate to be able to add her to our program."

Roberts will join the squad in the fall of 2012.

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