Packers girls basketball at a glance
Coach: Barb Metcalf.
Assistant coach: Ryan Johnson.
Home opener: 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, vs. Bismarck St. Mary's.
2008-09 team record: 8-8 EDC, 10-13 overall.
2008-09 tournament results: State qualifier at EDC tournament. State tournament, lost in second round.
Who to watch: Katelyn Holland (jr.) 34.1 field goal percentage, 72.3 free throw percentage, 307 points, 12.8 average points per game, 103 rebounds, 59 assists, 70 steals. Carissa Becher (jr.) 31.7 FGP, 74.4 FTP, 81 PTS, 3.38 PPG, 63 RB, 35 AST, 25 ST. Jenna Green (sr.) 30.4 FGP, 63.0 FTP, 59 PTS, 2.57 PPG, 48 RB, 10 AST, 11 ST.
Did you know?: Last season, Metcalf - during her first year coaching West Fargo after taking over for Lynette Mund, who moved to Bismarck - led the Packers to the North Dakota State Tournament for the first time in three years. Two players, Aryelle Jones and Holland, were named to the All-EDC team. West Fargo has one State Tournament title under its belt (1993-94) and its next best finish is fifth place (77-78).