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  • 2010 Induction Class
Joanna Rhoads '03

At Germantown Academy…

Three-sport varsity athlete playing girls basketball for five years, girls field hockey for four years and girls lacrosse for four years

Named to the Basketball Inter-Ac First Team for three consecutive years and received

Honorable Mention in middle school and freshman year

Selected to the Field Hockey Inter-Ac First Team for two years

Named to the Lacrosse Inter-Ac First Team for two years and received Honorable Mention in sophomore year

Five basketball Inter-Ac Championships

Basketball team ranked eighth nationally, ranked number one in the East

Third all-time leading scorer

Named the Times Chronicle Basketball Co-player of the Year in sophomore year

Invited to attend Adidas Top Ten All- America Basketball Camp

Participated in the Basketball All Star Labor Classic in senior year

Two-time Basketball MVP in the Make A Wish Tournament

Named MVP in the O’Hara Basketball Tournament, Diamond States Classic and the Willow Grove Bank Classic

Field Hockey team won two Inter-Ac Champions

Named MVP for GA/PC Day

Named to the Field Hockey First Team All-Area in senior year

Third all-time leading lacrosse scorer and fourth in career points

Three-time lacrosse team Most Valuable Offensive Player

Academy Club member

Received the Girls’ Athletic Association Award

Awarded the Lyons Memorial Award at graduation

Freshman Scholar Athlete

Aimee Willard Award Nominee in senior year


Post-Germantown Academy…

Attended University of Pennsylvania and played varsity basketball for four years

Captained basketball team for two years

Named to the All-Ivy Rookie Team in 2004

Selected All-Ivy Honorable Mention in 2006

Named to the All-Ivy First Team in 2007

Varsity basketball team was Ivy League Champion in 2003-04

Team MVP in junior and senior years

Led team in points, assists, and steals in junior year

Named to the All-Big 5 Second Team in junior and senior year

Earned 1,213 career points – seventh all-time

First in free throw percentage in a season and third in career 3-point field goals

2007-2008 played basketball in Nokia, Finland (BC Nokia) 14 points per game; two assists per game, and led nation in free throw percentage

2008-2009 played basketball in Madrid, Spain (CB Leganes) 15 points per game, four assists per game and three steals per game