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Darnell signs with John A. Logan

Posted April 23, 2014 by Hilary Wright in Sports

Darnell-signs-with-LoganGoreville standout athlete Haley Darnell recently signed a letter of intent to play basketball for John A. Logan College at Carterville. Darnell emerged as one of the finest players in Goreville basketball history this season.  She had the highest single season point total in the last 20 years, finishing her career with over 1,400 points and 400 rebounds.  She averaged 23.5 ppg as a senior and 5.5 rebounds.  As a junior she had a 2 to 1 assist to turnover ratio, a highly coveted mark.  Haley was an important part of four straight super sectional appearances by the Lady Blackcats during her career, and an integral part the last two years. Her career saw the Lady Blackcats win 106 games, an outstanding accomplishment. Haley received second team All-State honors from both the IBCA and the Associated Press. Haley is the daughter of Matt and Melissa Darnell.