Spring athletes in action: Women's basketball
The following women's basketball player with a Spring high school tie has scheduled action this week:
Veja Hamilton, Texas Christian University
Position: Forward and guard
High school: Klein Collins High School
Tuesday, Jan. 15, at West Virginia University
Saturday, Jan. 19, versus Kansas State University
About Hamilton: Hamilton is a freshman forward and guard for Texas Christian University. She is a 2012 graduate of Klein Collins High School, where she was a McDonald's All-American nominee. Hamilton was ranked the No. 18 overall rated wing in the country, according to ESPN, HoopGurlz. A four-star rated combo guard, she was named to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches all-state list in March, scoring 2,228 points during her high school career. Hamilton is from Spring.