IBCA Hall of Fame

Ruth BodenName: Ruth (Kipping) Boden

Year Inducted: 2019

Category: Players

Schools / Organizations:
Quincy High School
The University of Michigan
Southern Illinois University--Edwardsville


Biography:  Ruth scored 2,287 career points, more than any basketball player, regardless of gender, at tradition rich Quincy High School.  Her career included playing on teams that won 2 Western Big Six Conference titles and made a trip to the 1998 Class AA Elite Eight.  Ruth began her collegiate career at the University of Michigan before transferring to Southern Illinois University--Edwardsville.  She earned 1st team all-Great Lakes Valley Conference honors in 2003 after leading the league in rebounding in 2002.