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03/24/2017

Irish Elite in Historic Victory Over Buckeyes

Notre Dame advances to Elite Eight for eighth time in program history with win over Ohio State

03/19/2017

Irish Top Purdue, Advance to Eighth Straight Sweet 16

Freshman Jackie Young helps Notre Dame to 88-82 overtime victory over Purdue

01/12/2017

Sharp Shooting Pushes Irish Past Pitt

Arike Ogunbowale scores a game-high 19 points in Notre Dame ACC win

11/19/2017

ND Women's Basketball at Oregon State (USATSI)

Images of the Fighting Irish hitting the road to face the Beavers in non-conference action

11/11/2017

Notre Dame vs. Mount St. Mary's

No. 6 Notre Dame defeated Mount St. Mary's, 121-65.

11/01/2017

Women's Hoops vs IUP (Exh)

Notre Dame def. IUP, 108-40, in exhibition on Nov. 1 inside Purcell Pavilion

03/26/2017

Notre Dame vs. Stanford (NCAA Elite Eight)

The top-seeded Fighting Irish fall 76-75 in the closing seconds against No. 2 seed Stanford.

03/24/2017

Sweet 16: Notre Dame vs. Ohio State

Fighting Irish advance to Elite Eight with 99-76 victory over the Buckeyes

CAREER HONORS
2016:
• ACC All-Freshman Team (Blue Ribbon & Coaches)
• Two-time ACC Freshman of the Week (12/5 & 2/13)
• ACC Newcomer Watch List (Blue Ribbon & Coaches)

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 20 (vs Valparaiso, 12/4/16)
Rebounds: 12 (at Syracuse, 2/19/17)
Field Goals: 8 (vs Valparaiso, 12/4/16)
Field Goals Attempted: 11 (vs TCU, 11/26/16)
Three-Point Field Goals: 3 (vs Valparaiso, 12/4/16)
Three-Pointers Attempted: 4 (vs Valparaiso, 12/4/16)
Free-Throws: 7 (vs Pittsburgh, 1/12/17)
Free-Throws Attempted: 7 (vs Pittsburgh, 1/12/17)
Assists: 5 (vs Georgia Tech, 2/12/17)
Steals: 6 (vs Valparaiso, 12/4/16)
Blocks: 1, 9x (last vs Purdue, 3/19/17)
Minutes: 38 (vs Purdue, 3/19/17)

MISCELLANEOUS
Double-figure scoring games: 11
20-point games: 2

FRESHMAN SEASON (2016-17)
• Scored three points and recorded seven rebounds in her college debut against Green Bay on Nov. 17
• Recorded her best game vs Valparaiso on Dec. 4 with a career high 20 points with six steals and five rebounds. She became the first Irish player to score 20 points off the bench since Arike Ogunbowale had 21 at TCU on Dec. 12, 2016
• Was named ACC Rookie of the Week on Dec. 5, following her break-through game versus Valparaiso - She also tallied five points and three rebounds in the team’s win at Iowa on Nov. 30
• Was named ACC Rookie of the Week on Feb. 13, following her performances versus Louisville and Georgia Tech. Young scored 16 points while collecting seven rebounds in the team’s 85-66 win over the Cardinals. She then set a career high of five assists without committing a turnover in Notre Dame’s 90-66 win over Georgia Tech.
• Set career highs in rebounds in back-to-back contests starting with nine rebounds at Clemson on Feb. 16, then later surpassed that amount with 12 rebounds in 24 minutes of action at Syracuse on Feb. 19
• Scored 16 points in a career-high 38 minutes in the team’s overtime win against Purdue on March 19

HIGH SCHOOL
• Graduated from Princeton Community High School in 2016
• In four years at PCHS, the Tigers posted a 97-9 (.915) record with Young
• Finished as the leading scorer (girls’ or boys’ basketball) in Indiana high school history with 3,268 points
• Overall, Young averaged 30.8 points, 10.3 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 3.5 steals per game, while shooting .583 from the field, .382 from beyond the arc and .858 from the free-throw line.
• Led Princeton to 53 consecutive wins and the 2015 Indiana Class 3A state championship - Scored 36 points in state title game, setting the record for most points in a Class 3A final, as well as the most points by one player in any Indiana girls’ basketball state title game since 1980
• Led her team to a 27-1 record in her senior season, ranking third in the state and ninth in the nation in scoring with 34.9 ppg. Also achieved 9.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 3.8 steals
• Shot .605 as a senior with a .429 mark from three-point range and an .861 free-throw percentage. All told, she compiled 20 30-point games, 10 40-point games and a seaosn high 53 points on Nov. 20 vs. Gibson Southern
• Set the Indiana high school girls’ basketball single season scoring record as a junior, recording 1,003 points - Also just the fifth player of either gender in state history to score 1,000 points in a season.
• Was ranked in the top-10 by nearly all major national recruiting services, including a No. 5 rank by Prospects Nation

PREP AWARDS/HONORS
• 2016 Naismith National Player of the Year
• 2016 McDonald’s All-American
• 2016 Indiana Gatorade Player of the Year
• 2016 IBCA Senior Supreme All-State
• 2016 IndyStar Miss Basketball
• 2015 ICBA Underclass Supreme All-State
• 4x All-State selection in Indiana
• Selected to attend the U17 USA Team trials in 2014



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Jackie Young
Jackie  Young

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Princeton, Ind.

High School:
Princeton Community

Height:
6-0

Position:
Guard

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