#31 Gina Lange
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Forest Lake|
2011-2012: Started all 31 games for Valpo as a junior ... one of three players to start every Crusaders game ... played 32.7 minutes per game ... finished fourth on the team in points (8.7) and rebounds (5.3) per game ... reached double figures in points 12 times including seven times during Horizon League action ... scored a career-high 13 points and grabbed nine rebounds while playing a season-high 41 minutes in overtime loss to SIU Edwardsville (Nov. 12) ... surpassed career-high with 15-point effort against Rice (Nov. 20) ... set new career-best with 16 points versus Western Illinois on Nov. 22 ... played 29 minutes at Colorado but did not score, the only game she was held without a point in on the season ... posted 10 points in 17 minutes against Indiana-Northwest on Nov. 30 ... scored 11 points and pulled down eight boards in a winning effort at Ball State (Dec. 18) ... began Horizon League play with 10 points and six boards at Wright State (Dec. 28) ... scored 13 points and played all 40 minutes in loss to Youngstown State (Jan. 7) ... surpassed career-high with 17-point outburst at Loyola (Jan. 19) ... 15-point, six-rebound effort against Milwaukee (Jan. 26) ... eclipsed personal-best with 18 points in a nine-rebound performance versus No. 12 Green Bay (Jan. 28) ... tallied eight points and pulled a season-high 10 boards versus Loyola (Feb. 18) … matched season-high with 10 rebounds at Milwaukee (Feb. 25) … scored 10 points in regular season finale versus Detroit (March 3) … registered 11 points in losing-effort against No. 10 Green Bay in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League Championship.
2010-2011: Appeared in all 31 matches, drawing 22 starting assignments, as a sophomore ... averaged 6.0 points and 5.3 rebounds per game ... rebound total was second on the team ... scored eight points and pulled down nine rebounds, including seven on the offensive end, against Butler (March 5) ... registered eight points and nine rebounds at Cleveland State on Feb. 10 ... scored nine points and had six rebounds against Detroit (Feb. 5) ... tallied 11 points and pulled down nine boards in the win over Wright State on Feb. 3 ... scored a career high 12 points and added five rebounds against Cleveland State (Jan. 15) ... registered eight points and seven boards against Youngstown State (Jan. 13) ... scored 11 points on 4-of-7 shooting and grabbed six rebounds at Wright State on Jan. 8 ... scored nine points against Butler (Jan. 2) ... pulled down 10 rebounds while adding five points in the win at Eastern Illinois on Dec. 30 ... scored five points against Notre Dame on Dec. 20 ... totaled nine points and had a career-best three steals, against Chicago State on Dec. 18 ... scored seven points and had seven rebounds in the win over Coastal Carolina (Dec. 4) ... tallied 11 points and pulled down eight boards at Evansville on Dec. 3 ... pulled down a career-best 13 rebounds and scored six points against Ball State on Nov. 24 ... had eight points and registered eight rebounds in 34 minutes at Lamar (Nov. 20) ... made first collegiate start in season opener at DePaul (Nov. 12) ... named to the Horizon League’s Fall and Spring Academic Honor Rolls ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.
2009-2010: Came off of the bench in 16 games for the Crusaders as a freshman ... scored a season-high eight points and grabbed seven rebounds against Youngstown State (Feb. 13) ... tallied six points at Wright State on Feb. 18 ... pulled down five boards at Wright State and four against Green Bay (Feb. 25) ... had two steals on the season ... registered a block against Youngstown State ... shot 42.3% from the floor.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Rangers .. a Miss Basketball nominee in the state of Minnesota ... set school’s career record for rebounds with 693 ... an Honorable Mention All-State pick ... twice earned All-Suburban East Conference honors ... a Third Team All-Metro selection ... score 1,166 career points ... team captain ... played for coach Jen Wagner ... a member of National Honor Society ... also lettered in cross country and track and field.
Personal: Gina is the daughter of Mark and Maria Lange ... born Sept. 19, 1990 ... major is exercise science.