|High School:||St. Joseph HS|
|College:||University of Illinois-Chicago|
AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13)
Higgins played in just four games in her sophomore season before going down with a knee injury…Played 12 minutes, scored three points and grabbed two rebounds.
Attended St. Joseph High School … Coached by Brendan Plowe … Selected First Team All-State (2006-07) … Named First Team All-Lakeshore Conference (2007-08) … First Team All-Conference (2008-09) … Lakeshore Conference Player of the Year (2008-09) … All-State Honorable Mention (2008-09) … First Team All-Midwest Conference … Second Team All-State … McDonald's All-American Nominee … Kenosha County Athlete of the Year … Competed at University of Illinois-Chicago … Competed with the ‘Full Package’ club team under the tutelage of Mike Seberger.
Born July 5 in Asuncion, Paraguay … Psychology major … Hobbies include playing basketball, soccer, and spending time with friends and family … Her career goals are to graduate with degree in psychology and eventually become a coach … Her hard work and leadership skills are her best assets to the team … Names Michael Jordan and Steve Nash are her favorite athletes … Lists the Marquette Golden Eagles and the Milwaukee Bucks as her favorite team … Chose Saint Leo because of the tight-knit community the roster … Daughter of Tom and Lori Higgins … Has one brother, Paul.