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Left to RIght: Phil D'Amico, Kristin Nitka, Matt Hunsberger
Women's Basketball - Fri, May. 28, 2010
(Chicago, Ill.) Kristin Nitka of Gordon Tech High School has signed a letter of intent with the Holy Cross women's basketball program. Nitka will be joining the Saints this fall.
Nitka was a varsity basketball and softball player all 4 years with the Rams. Kristin set school records with 200 three pointers in a career and she also set the single season record of sixty-five 3-pointers. During her senior season, Nitka averaged 11.3 points per game including back to back 21 point games.
Kristin earned numerous awards while attending Gordon Tech. She was named to the Mather High School Christmas All - Tournament team 2 years in a row, Girls Catholic Athletic Conference (GCAC) All - Conference 2 years, and team CO- MVP during her senior year.
"Kristin will be a long range shooting threat for our team this year," said second year Head Coach Matt Hunsberger. "She will allow us to stretch the defense out and open things up inside this season. Kristin is an athlete that will help us in many ways."
While attending Holy Cross Kristin will be working towards a bachelor's degree in business.