1999-2000 College of DuPage Women’s Team

Year Inducted: 2019

Category: Teams

Schools / Organizations: College of DuPage

Biography: The College of DuPage won its first women’s basketball national title in 2000 with a final record of 30-2.  The Chaparrals, ranked #1 in the nation entering tournament play, defeated 3-time defending champion Anoka-Ramsey (MN) 72-61 in the finals.  Sophomore All-American Ali Klaas was named the tournament MVP after scoring a record 75 points in the three game national tournament.  Beth Rooks also earned All-American honors.

Team Members in the Picture:

Front Row (L to R):  Kristin Stonequist, Renee Guerin, Ali Klaas, Lisa Wehby, Cindy Marasigan, Tara Schuster, and Sara Oakley.

Back Row (L to R):  Head Coach Earl Reed, Andrea Beutjer, Beth Rooks, Jasmine Turner, Tamara Reif, Toyia Grigsby, Manager Phyllis Archer and Associate Head Coach Beth Mitchell.