Name: Maria Niebrugge
Year Inducted: 2016
Schools / Organizations:
Teutopolis High School
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Maria set the career rebounding record at Teutopolis High School with 1,027 grabs. She also set a school record for 284 made field goals in a single season. She was selected to all-state teams by the IBCA, UPI, Chicago Tribune, and Chicago Sun Times. Maria was an All-Area selection by the Decatur Herald & Review and The Champaign News-Gazette. She was named the Effingham Area Player of the Year. She went on to play at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.