Ruth (Kipping) Boden
Year Inducted: 2019
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.