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    Wildcat Injury Update

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM Five Wildcats are watching from the sidelines as 2007-08 season begins.
    NUSPORTSDOTCOM
    Five Wildcats are watching from the sidelines as 2007-08 season begins.
    NUSPORTSDOTCOM

    Nov. 15, 2007

    EVANTON, Ill. -- As the 2007-08 season gets underway, five Wildcats have injuries which will prevent them from seeing game action in the near future. Julie Bielawski (Rogers, Ark./Rogers), Kristin Cartwright (Lake Forest, Ill./Lake Forest), Lakhiyia Hicks (Rockford, Ill./Thomas Jefferson), Amy Jaeschke (Wilmette, Ill./New Trier) and Beth Marshall (Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) have all sustained injuries which will have an impact on their playing time. The following is an injury update on each student-athlete and the estimated timeline for their return to the floor.

    Junior Julie Bielawski--Aggravation of previous low back injury. Status is day-to-day.

    Sophomore Kristin Cartwright--Anticipated to redshirt the season due to ACL surgery this past summer.

    Sophomore Lakhiyia Hicks--Continuing rehab following left hip surgery. Status is day-to-day.

    Freshman Amy Jaeschke--Broken left hand suffered in first game of the season after scoring 19 points in 25 minutes. Expected to be out four-to-six weeks.

    Sophomore Beth Marshall--Left femoral stress fracture. Expected to be out four-to-six weeks.