Jennifer (Jurgens) Smit

Year Inducted: 2022

Category: Players

Schools / Organizations: (Kankakee) Bishop McNamara High School
DePaul University

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.