Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#5 - Betsy Adams
2009-10 Women's Basketball
POS.
G
HT.
5'7"
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Monticello, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Twin Lakes
Betsy Adams

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.

W Golf IPFW Spring Invitational Fort Wayne, Ind. (Chestnut Hills G.C.)
Apr 6 4th/12 (311)
W Tennis Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 6 Milwaukee 7
Softball Detroit 0 VU Softball Field
Apr 6 Valpo 8
Baseball Wright State 4 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 6 Valpo 2
W Golf IPFW Spring Invitational Fort Wayne, Ind. (Chestnut Hills G.C.)
Apr 7 9th/12 (642)
Softball Northern Illinois 6 VU Softball Field
Apr 8 Valpo 8
Baseball Valpo 5 Evanston, Ill.
Apr 8 Northwestern 12
Softball Northern Illinois 3 8 inn.
Apr 8 Valpo 4
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 5th/17 (20)
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 11 9th/18 (12)
M Tennis Valpo 5 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 11 Detroit 2
Baseball Youngstown State 7 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 11 Valpo 10
W Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (60.50)
M Track Chicagoland Championships Romeoville, Ill.
Apr 12 6th/20 (48)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 12 t-7th/13 (588)
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 12 3rd/6 (335); 4th/6 (350)
M Soccer St. Joseph's College Eastgate Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Youngstown State 1 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 13
Softball Cleveland State 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 10:00 a.m. Valpo 2
Volleyball Western Michigan/Butler/Eastern Michigan ARC
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo
Softball Cleveland State 4 VU Softball Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 6
Baseball Youngstown State 12 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Valpo 4
W Tennis Valpo 1 Detroit, Mich.
Apr 12, 1:45 p.m. Detroit 6
M Soccer Benedictine Brown Field
Apr 12, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Haitian National Team Brown Field
Apr 12, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17, 3:00 p.m. Milwaukee
M Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 18, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
W Tennis Youngstown State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18, 4:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19
W Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Valpo Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19, 1:00 p.m. Milwaukee
Softball Oakland VU Softball Field
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Cleveland State Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19, 2:00 p.m. Valpo
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20
Baseball Kalamazoo Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Ohio Northern Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 3:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22, 5:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. Notre Dame
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 5:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26 Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State