Oct. 9, 2013
EVANSTON, Ill. -- The 2013-14 Northwestern women’s basketball team has a number of new faces on this year’s roster with freshmen Nia Coffey, Ashley Deary, Christen Inman and Allie Tuttle joining the Wildcat family. As we get ready for the upcoming season, we will introduce Northwestern fans to this year’s freshman class.
A 5-10 guard from Katy, Texas, Christen Inman had a successful career at Seven Lakes High School. Ranked as the No. 2 player in the state of Texas and as one of the top players nationally, Inman received 2013 WBCA High School All-America Honorable Mention accolades and was the 2013 Offensive Player of the Year for District 19-5A. A three-time Houston Chronicle Honor Roll recipient, she also helped lead Seven Lakes High School to its first ever 19-5A District Championship.
Off the court, Christen was very active in her local community, regularly volunteering at Jack and Jill of America’s Katy-Prairie View Chapter, which is an organization that provides social, cultural and educational opportunities for youth ages 2-19.
Get to know Northwestern newcomer Christen Inman:
Major(s): Economics & Phsychology
Favorite spot on campus: Weinberg Garden
Favorite professional athlete(s): DeMarcus Ware & Dez Bryant
Favorite professional sports team(s): Dallas Cowboys & Miami Heat
TV shows I can’t miss: Grey’s Anatomy & Scandal
Favorite movie(s): Harry Potter, The Matrix, The Lion King
Piece of advice my parents gave me before leaving for college: “Stay true to yourself.”
What I’m looking forward to doing in my first year at Northwestern: Becoming Big Ten champions and meeting new people
I would describe my teammates as…: Loving and hilarious
Best part about being a Wildcat: The sense of community
Why I picked Northwestern: The people, the academics and the location
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