LARAMIE, Wyo. (August 22, 2018) â€“ Wyoming Cowgirl head basketball coach Joe Legerski announced the addition of Alba Sanchez Ramos to the 2018-19 roster. She will attend the University of Wyoming beginning this fall semester, and she will wear No. 11 for the Cowgirls.
â€œWe are excited to add Alba to the Wyoming basketball program,â€ Legerski said. â€œShe will provide depth on the perimeter, and her international playing experience is a plus.â€
Here is the signee:
Alba Sanchez Ramos, 6-0, Guard, Madrid, Spain (Colegio Torrevilano): As a member of the club team HM Hospitales Torreledones in Madrid for 12 years, she represented Spain in numerous international tournaments in 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2018, most recently competing for Spain in the U18 FIBA Womenâ€™s European Championships. During her time on her club team, she was named the teamâ€™s Best Athlete in 2018 after being named with the Best Female Promise of 2017. She was the MVP of the Madrid Final Four in 2018, capping a six-year run as a team captain. Last season, she played on both the senior and junior Torreledones teams, and helped guide the senior team to a seventh-place finish in Madrid, while leading the junior squad to a second-place Madrid finish. In 2018, Sanchez-Ramos participated in the NBAâ€™s â€œBasketball Without Bordersâ€ camp in Los Angeles and earned the High-Flyer Award, after being named to the All-Star team at the same event in Tel-Aviv, Israel, in 2017.