Emma Nankervis TC'18
Emma Nankervis TC'18 has been signed to play basketball for the Washington State Cougars in the USA, representing Washington State University, where she is also currently studying Sports Science.
From a very early age, Emma had a passion for basketball, playing for the Frankston Blues in the South East Australian Basketball League from 2015-18 where she was named the team's most improved player in her final season. In addition to her club play, she represented the state of Victoria since 2014, playing throughout different ranks of the Victoria Metropolitan team. Post her graduation at Toorak College, Emma went on to play for the Nunawading Spectres in the National Basketball League before being signed this year to the Washington State Cougars in the USA, representing Washington State University, where she is also currently studying Sports Science. Washington State women’s basketball head coach Kamie Ethridge notes “I am excited to announce the signing of Emma Nankervis as a Coug, Emma meets so many needs for our program. She has size, length, athleticism, mobility, a great IQ for the game, and a GREAT motor. She brings competitiveness, intensity and energy every time she steps on the court”.