It’s only been eight games, but she is thriving in head coach Joe Haigh’s high-tempo system.
Saint Francis U freshman Jessica Kovatch, the leading rookie scorer in NCAA Division I women’s basketball, has three 30-point performances to her credit already.
The New Jersey native sat down with #NECWBB public relations director Ralph Ventre in the 2015-16 season’s first installment of the NEC’s GEICO Google+ Hangout Series. Among the topics talked about were Haigh’s style of play, reasons why she chose Saint Francis and her career goals (both athletically and professionally).
Kovatch’s Point Totals (Game-by-Game)
at Cincinnati: 16 pts
vs. Coastal Carolina: 30 pts
vs. Pittsburgh: 14 pts
at Canisius: 32 pts
at Cornell: 28 pts
at Columbia: 24 pts
at Ohio: 8 pts
vs. Pitt-Johnstown: 32 pts