Posted On: 06/30/18 7:16 PM

Senior Ellen Schulte has decided to make a move to finish out her High School career and will transfer to Edwardsville High School. Schulte has been a leader in both Basketball and Volleyball for MELHS during her career. As a 5'10 wing she was the leading scorer at 13.6 per game, leading rebounder at 7.2 per game and also blocked 3.7 shots per game. This will be a big blow to Coach Stocks' Knights. Her scoring will need to be replaced by Senior Sami Kasting and Destiny Williams , a Junior, first and foremost. Kasting contributed 10,6 points including hitting 51 three point shots and Williams scored 9.3 per game. Williams is extremely athletic and can get into the lane. If she can improve the consistency of her shot she can really take a jump forward. Junior forward Taylor Bradley will need to fill some of that void as she is now the leading returning rebounder at 4 per game and also scored 4.4 points per game. Jennifer Leitner and Anna Stewart are also returning forwards that will need to help cover the boards that will be lost.

Schulte will have to fight to learn Coach Blade's system quickly at EHS as she has been limited in her

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