2016-17 Women's Basketball
Record: 26-2 Home: 16-0 Away: 8-1 Neutral: 2-1 GSAC: 14-1
Leigha Bednar
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Leigha Bednar
Assistant Coach
3rd Season

Leigha went to Fossil Ridge High School in Keller, Texas before being recruited to the United States Air Force Academy. She then transferred to Vanguard during the second semester of her freshman year in 2011.

While a Lion, she was a 2 time NAIA and GSAC Scholar Athlete. After completing her senior basketball season, she threw shot-put, discus, hammer, and javelin  with the track team at Vanguard. During her senior season, Vanguard was ranked #1 the entire season and won the GSAC conference. 

She graduated from Vanguard cum laude with a B.A. in Psychology in 2014 and is currently working towards her Masters in Speech/Language Pathology.

In addition to coaching, Leigha is also is a NJB referee in her 4th season.

Her family includes parents Mike and Pam, as well as brothers Stephen and Ryan.

2016-17 Women's Basketball Roster
Roster for 2016-17 Women's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
RSMichaella Elad*FRF5-9Ontario, CAAquinas High School
RSRamia Griffin*FRG5-7Sacramento, CABradshaw Christian High School
RSTreasure Robinson*FRG6-0Westminster, CAOcean View High School
1Sierra VaglicaFRG5-6Irvine, CAWoodbridge High School
3Kandyce SmithJRG5-9Monrovia, CAUNLV
5Alyssa DurrJRG5-7Oregon City, OROregon City High School
10Maya KennedySRG5-9Huntington Beach, CAHuntington Beach High School
11Jaime GoffSRF6-1Oregon City, OROregon City High School
12Victoria CheaFRG5-4Murrieta, CAVista Murrieta High School
15Kaitlyn HawthorneSOG5-7Reno, NVGalena High School
22Claire LamunuSRF6-1Kampala, UgandaMakerere University
23Natascha HartvichSRG5-8Rungsted Kyst, DenmarkFresno State University
24Christiana GerostergiouJRG5-11Thessaloniki, GreeceUniversity of Maine
25Gionni BlankenshipJRG5-6Paramount, CAWarren High School
30Tania UluheuaJRC6-4Auckland, New ZealandArizona Western
31Hanna TabronSRG5-11Gilroy, CAChristopher High School
32Raechelle DavisJRF6-0Huntington Beach, CAOrangewood Academy
* Redshirt
Russ Davis - Head Coach - 21st season
Jana Pearson - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Leigha Bednar - Assistant Coach - 3rd season