Head Coach Katie Mattera and the Golden Eagles Women's Basketball program would like to welcome Alyssa Van Ham to the 2013-14 roster. Alyssa is a 6'3" center from Hudsonville High School. Alyssa and her family live in Jenison, Mich.
During Alyssa's junior year at Hudsonville High School, Alyssa scored a career high 27 points against West Ottawa High School and scored the winning buzzer beater shot to win the game for her team. Van Ham finished her senior leading her team in both points scored and shots blocked with 236 total points and 56 blocks. Alyssa also finished her senior year with a total of 192 rebounds and 35 steals. In 2012-13, Alyssa was named to the OK Red All-Conference team and also to the Honorable Mention Grand Rapids Area Dream Team. Van Ham has achieved a 3.62 GPA.
What Coach Mattera is Saying about Alyssa Van Ham
"Alyssa will bring height, strength and depth to our team. She is a natural post player and makes things look effortless in the paint. Alyssa is a great defender, blocking or altering most shots that come in the paint. I am so excited to work with Alyssa and fine tune her already great God given talent."