Former Fordland Lady Eagle Sophie Sparks to Join Evangel Women's Hoops

Former Fordland Lady Eagle Sophie Sparks to Join Evangel Women's Hoops

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Evangel women's basketball team added another local standout, Sophie Sparks from Fordland, Missouri, announced by head coach Megan Leuzinger on Thursday.

Sparks finished her prep career at Fordland as a three-time all-conference and all-district selection. She averaged 15.8 points per game and 5.7 rebounds per game during her senior season. Shooting 48 percent from the field, Sparks also averaged 5.3 assists per game and 3.3 steals per contest.

She also was an all-tournament selection as a freshman, junior, and senior at the Walnut Grove Holiday Tournament and Rogersville Lady Cat Classic as a junior.

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