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Katie Januszewska is heading Stateside next season after committing to play for NCAA DI school Saint Francis Brooklyn.
The 2004-born guard has emerged as one of Britain’s top prospects having stepped up to WBBL level as part of the Leicester Riders programme.
COMMITTED: Riders @WBBLofficial, @CharnwoodBball & @Lborocollege student, Katie Januszewska has signed with St Francis College!
KJ will continue her basketball career with @SFBK_WBB in the Division 1 Northeast Conference alongside higher education at @SFCNY.#BritishBasketball pic.twitter.com/34xsxiVY75
— Leicester Riders (@RidersWomen) January 27, 2022
Januszewska made the WNBL Division 1 British Team of the Year for the 2020-21 season and suited up as part of the Under-19 Women’s game at the Hoopsfix All-Star Classic last summer.
The Derby native will become the latest Brit to suit up for SFBK with Khaleah Edwards currently averaging 8.9 points and 4.7 rebounds per game as a graduate student.
Jen Leedham is also part of the coaching setup of the Terriers, who compete in the NEC.