Betsy Adams

#5 Betsy Adams

POS. G
HT. 5'7"
YR. Fr.
HOMETOWN Monticello, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL) Twin Lakes

2010-2011: Started all 31 games for the Crusaders as a junior ... team captain ... averaged a team-leading 12.6 points per game on the season ... made 44 straight free throws from Dec. 4 through March 5 ... has tallied 21 double figure scoring games ... finished fourth in the Horizon League making 2.2 triples per contest ... ninth in the conference making 34.9% from three-point range on the year ... finished second in the league shooting 91.4% from the charity stripe ... registered a season-high three steals at Milwaukee (Feb. 26) ... scored 19 points, making five triples, in the win against Wright State on Feb. 3 ... matched a season-high with 22 points against Milwaukee (Jan. 27) ... registered a career-high six assists in the win at Loyola (Chicago) on Jan. 22 ... tallied 20 points, including four triples, against Youngstown State on Jan. 13 ... scored 21 points, connecting on four triples, and added three assists at Wright State (Jan. 8) ... went 6-of-9 from the floor and scored 15 points at Detroit on Jan. 6 ... led Valpo with 20 points in the win at Eastern Illinois on Dec. 30 ... played all 40 minutes, scoring 13 points, against IPFW on Dec. 8 ... scored a game-high 22 points at Evansville (Dec. 3), including a three-pointer that tied the game at 67 with 22.6 seconds  to play ... also pulled down a career-best eight rebounds against the Purple Aces .... scored 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the floor against Ball State in the home opener (Nov. 24) ... scored a game-high 20 points in the win against Austin Peay on Nov. 19 ... named to the Aces Classic All-Tournament Team ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2009-2010: Appeared in 27 games for Valpo as a sophomore, starting the first 23 before being sidelined by an injury ... averaged 11.4 points per game ... shot 35.4% from three-point range and 85.5% from the free throw line ... scored a career-high 25 points at Youngstown State on Jan. 14 ... added 22 points against Wright State (Jan. 23) ... scored 20 or more points four times on the season ... tallied double figures in scoring 15 times, including the first seven games of the season ... made six three-pointers three times, including a 6-of-9 effort against Wright State ... grabbed seven rebounds against UIC on Jan. 2 ... dished out five assists against SIU Edwardsville (Nov. 18) ... had six steals against Indiana Tech (Nov. 14) went 10-for-10 from the free throw line against Colorado State (Nov. 22) ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2008-2009: Saw action in 23 contests off of the bench during rookie campaign ... scored a season-high 14 points, making three three-point field goals, against Cleveland State on Jan. 5 ... tallied 12 points against both Youngstown State (Jan. 3) and at Butler (Jan. 23) ... made 4-of-5 triples at Butler ... scored 10 points at Wright State (Jan. 8) .. .grabbed a season-high three rebounds at Butler along with registering first career blocked shot ... had two steals at Wright State ... played a season-high 23 minutes against both Youngstown State and Cleveland State (Jan. 5).

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Indians ... set the school’s career scoring record with 1,802 points ... an IBCA Senior All-State selection ... earned ICGSA All-State honors as a senior  ... earned Third Team All-State honors by the Associated Press in 2007-2008 ... a four-time All-Hoosier Conference selection ... four times earned All-White County honors ... named White County Player of the Year as a junior and senior ... selected Journal and Courier Big School Player of the Year twice ... a Hoosier Basketball Magazine North-South All-Star as a senior ... an Indiana All-Star in 2008 ... named Herald Journal Scholar-Athlete of the Year as a senior ... set school records for career field goals (598), three-pointers (227), and free throws (379) ... averaged 22.5 points per game as a senior, setting the school’s single season scoring record with 539 points ... scored 45  points in a game as a senior and 40 points as a freshman ... an 83.5% career free throw shooter ... played basketball for Brad Bowsman ... a member of National Honor Society ... also lettered in tennis, soccer, and cross country.

Personal: Betsy is the daughter of Kent and Robin Adams ... born Sept. 1, 1989 ... major is marketing.

2009-2010: Appeared in 27 games for Valpo as a sophomore, starting the first 23 before being sidelined by an injury ... averaged 11.4 points per game ... shot 35.4% from three-point range and 85.5% from the free throw line ... scored a career-high 25 points at Youngstown State on Jan. 14 ... added 22 points against Wright State (Jan. 23) ... scored 20 or more points four times on the season ... tallied double figures in scoring 15 times, including the first seven games of the season ... made six three-pointers three times, including a 6-of-9 effort against Wright State ... grabbed seven rebounds against UIC on Jan. 2 ... dished out five assists against SIU Edwardsville (Nov. 18) ... had six steals against Indiana Tech (Nov. 14) went 10-for-10 from the free throw line against Colorado State (Nov. 22) ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors..

2008-2009: Saw action in 23 contests off of the bench during rookie campaign ... scored a season-high 14 points, making three three-point field goals, against Cleveland State on Jan. 5 ... tallied 12 points against both Youngstown State (Jan. 3) and at Butler (Jan. 23) ... made 4-of-5 triples at Butler ... scored 10 points at Wright State (Jan. 8) .. .grabbed a season-high three rebounds at Butler along with registering first career blocked shot ... had two steals at Wright State ... played a season-high 23 minutes against both Youngstown State and Cleveland State (Jan. 5).

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Indians ... set the school’s career scoring record with 1,802 points ... an IBCA Senior All-State selection ... earned ICGSA All-State honors as a senior  ... earned Third Team All-State honors by the Associated Press in 2007-2008 ... a four-time All-Hoosier Conference selection ... four times earned All-White County honors ... named White County Player of the Year as a junior and senior ... selected Journal and Courier Big School Player of the Year twice ... a Hoosier Basketball Magazine North-South All-Star as a senior ... an Indiana All-Star in 2008 ... named Herald Journal Scholar-Athlete of the Year as a senior ... set school records for career field goals (598), three-pointers (227), and free throws (379) ... averaged 22.5 points per game as a senior, setting the school’s single season scoring record with 539 points ... scored 45  points in a game as a senior and 40 points as a freshman ... an 83.5% career free throw shooter ... played basketball for Brad Bowsman ... a member of National Honor Society ... also lettered in tennis, soccer, and cross country.

Personal: Betsy is the daughter of Kent and Robin Adams ... born Sept. 1, 1989 ... major is business administration: marketing.