Jaida Travascio-Green

  • Class: Junior
  • Hometown: Lisle, IL
  • High School: Downers Grove North
  • Height: 6’ 2”
  • Position: Guard
  • College: College of Science
  • Major: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Highlights

Sophomore (2017-18)

  • Started 31 of 32 games and finished with an average of 11.2 points per game
  • Was #12 in the Big Ten in 3-pointers made (71) and #6 in 3-pointers made per game (2.29)
  • Ranked #8 on Penn State’s single-season 3-pointers made (71) list and #13 all-time (117)
  • Is one of 17 Lady Lions to register a 30-point game, after registering 31 vs. Drexel (11/12)
  • Notched a team-high 15 points on five 3-pointers and had four assists and four rebounds vs Kansas State (11/25)
  • Led all scorers with 21 points and five 3-pointers vs No. 14/15 Maryland (12/31)
  • Netted six 3-pointers on her way to 20 points at Wisconsin (1/14)

Freshman (2016-17)

  • Appeared in 30 games with 15 starts
  • Made her collegiate debut in the season opener vs Drexel scoring 6 points, going 2-3 from 3-point range and adding two rebounds.
  • Made first collegiate start vs Iowa and led the team in scoring with 16 points, knocking down five 3-pointers, and pulling down 4 rebounds.
  • Scored in double-digits in five games with a career high 18 vs Georgia State going 5-7 from the 3-point line.
  • Finished the season ranked #4 in freshman 3-pointers made at 46

High School

  • Lettered all four years
  • Ended her career with 1,597 points, 564 rebounds, 259 assists and 194 steals
  • Was a nominee for McDonald’s All-American honors during her senior season
  • Earned First Team All-State honors from the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association and Second Team All-State honors from the Associated Press as a senior
  • Named Honorable Mention All-State during her junior season by the IBCA
  • As a senior, averaged 18.2 points, 7.7 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 2.0 steals per game
  • Played AAU ball for Midwest Elite
  • Helped Midwest Elite qualify for the Nike Nationals in 2014 and 2015
  • Was the 2016 IHSA State Champion in the high jump
  • Earned First Team All-State honors in track and field