#23 Sharon Houston
Sharon Houston Image
Height: 6-4
Class: SO
Position: F
Hometown: Merrillville, IN
Previous School: Merrillville High School

Sharon burst onto the scene as a freshman establishing herself as one of the premiere players in women's college basketball. She finished the 2008-2009 campaign ranked second nationally by the NAIA II in scoring (24.7), first in rebounding (15.6) and 2nd in blocks (5.3) per game. Houston swept all three USCAA categories in route to being named a 2009 All-American. She earned NAIA National Player of the Week honors in back-to-back weeks and took home the USCAA National Player of the Week five times. She posted school records of 38-pts and 25-reb in a win over Kuyper College on 1/9/09 and dropped 31-pts and 18-reb in a win over IU South Bend on 1/17/09. She posted triple doubles on back-to-back games in wins over Moody Bible and Mt. Mary 1/22 and 1/23/2009. Houston was named A.I.I. Conference Player of the Year and RedHawks' Most Valuable Player. Sharon is majoring in criminal justice.

Roster for 2009-10 Women's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
00Jenelle KapelinskiJRF6-0St. John, INLindsey Wilson College
11Vicky CamposFRG5-5Hammond, INGeorge Rogers Clark High School
12Juliette KellerSOG5-7Kouts, INKouts High School
15Megan LealFRG5-6Gary, INCalumet High School
20Amanda PenningtonFRF5-10Hobart, INRiver Forest High School
21Nina WillsSOG5-2Munster, INBishop Noll Institute High School
22Justine JonesFRF5-10Gary, INCalumet High School
23Sharon HoustonSOF6-4Merrillville, INMerrillville High School
24Kym DanielsSOF5-9Hammond, INHammond Morton High School
30Erica BaranJRF5-11Hammond, INHammond Morton High School
32Ish Shah TerryFRC6-4Valdivia, ChileGary West Side High School
33Celestia Maldonado*FRF6-0Schererville, INLake Central High School
44Ashley MichalskiSOF6-2Schererville, INLake Central High School
55Ashley HowardSOF6-0Hammond, INHammond Morton High School
* Redshirt
Ryan Shelton Image
Head Coach
3rd season
Loretta Soria Image
Associate Head Coach
2nd season