Andi Wilder joined the Raven women’s basketball staff prior to the 2008-2009 season. Coach Wilder came to Benedictine College from fellow conference member Central Methodist University, where she was an assistant coach for three years. While at CMU, she assisted with film exchange, scouting, recruiting, and coaching the JV program. Before Central Methodist, Coach Wilder spent one year as an assistant coach at North Dakota State College of Science, an NJCAA Division I school.
Andi, a native of Fort Collins, CO, played her college basketball at Otero Junior College in Colorado and McPherson College in Kansas, where she earned Academic All-American honors at both schools. She graduated with a degree in Elementary Education from McPherson and earned her Master’s degree in Education at Central Methodist University.
As the assistant coach, Andi is actively involved in recruiting, pre-season and post-season conditioning, film breakdown and scouting, and on-the-floor coaching in practices and games. In addition to her duties as an assistant coach for the women’s basketball program, Andi supervises the Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) made up of athletes from the different teams on campus.
|3||LaRanda Thomas||SO||G||5-7||Sand Springs, Okla.||Victory Christian HS|
|4||Jordan Closter||SR||G||5-7||South Sioux City, Neb.||South Sioux City HS|
|5||Brynn Maul||FR||G||5-7||Wichita, Kan.||Bishop Carroll HS|
|10||Jane Pennefather||FR||G||5-8||Manassas, Va.||Seton HS|
|12||Sam Brennan||FR||G||5-8||Cape Girardeau, Mo.||Notre Dame HS|
|14||Saige Baalman||JR||F||5-11||Wichita, Kan.||Maize HS|
|21||Grace Brzozowski||SO||F||5-11||Harrah, Okla.||Northern Oklahoma-Enid Junior College|
|25||Kayla Staley||SO||F||6-0||Lenexa, Kan.||St. James Academy|
|30||Rachael Baumgartner||SO||F||5-10||Bern, Kan.||Nemaha Central HS|
|32||Kristen Murphy||SR||F||5-11||Olathe, Kan.||Notre Dame de Sion HS|
|33||Lexie Villegas||SR||F||5-11||Kansas City, Kan.||Bishop Miege HS|
|35||Natalie Smaron||FR||F||6-2||Maple Plain, Minn.||Orono HS|
|40||McKenzie Funston||FR||G||5-7||Abilene, Kan.||Abilene HS|
|44||Serena Parker||JR||F||6-0||Shenandoah, Iowa||Shenandoah HS|