Anna Hefner

Posted On: 09/21/20 9:09 PM

Erie senior Anna HefnerAnnaHefner5'11" | PFErie | 2021StateCO is made for the big stage. Only last February, her game-winning basket to beat Holy Family altered the power-struck Tri-Valley League while ending the Tigers’ six-year drought over the league foe.

But where do the shot-makers and those who gleam in the spotlight go in dark?

With the girls basketball recruiting period labored with the unknown since March, in-person recruitment has been sparse around the country due to the coronavirus. Hefner, though, found a way through it.

The 2021 forward/center announced her commitment via Twitter to Western Colorado University over the weekend. There, she will join Ralston Valley senior Brooklyn SeymourBrooklynSeymour5'11" | PFRalston Valley | 2021StateCO who also recently made her commitment to play in Gunnison.

Hefner averaged 10 points per game and 7.2 rebounds for the Tigers last winter.

Surrounded by young, talented guards in Grace MoyersGraceMoyers5'7" | CGErie | 2022StateCO and Genevieve GudinoGenevieveGudino5'6" | CGErie | 2021StateCO, who racked up 3s like they were on sale, Hefner never was far with the game on the line. The 5-foot-11 forward’s playmaking ability often comes from hustle plays, and a lot of the time those come defensively, where

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