Jennifer (Jurgens) Smit
Year Inducted: 2022
Schools / Organizations: (Kankakee) Bishop McNamara High School
Biography: Jennifer was a first-team all-stater at (Kankakee) Bishop McNamara High School, averaging 24.2 points, 5.7 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 2.2 assists. She was a three-time all-conference pick and a McDonald’s All-American nominee. Jennifer moved on to play at DePaul University, where she made the Dean’s List for four years and was on the Captain’s Council for two years. She was a two-time recipient of DePaul’s Shirley Becker Academic Award and Cookie Gavin Coaches Award.