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Norse in the WBI: College of Charleston at NKU

When: March 20 at 7 p.m. in The Bank of Kentucky Center (directions)

Tickets: Free for NKU students, $1 everyone else. Read More

Jaimie Hamlet

Position: Guard
Height: 5-8
Class: Senior
Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio
High School: Glen Este

A little known fact about another player: Ghosts sit around the campfire and tell Kelsey Simpson stories. Not only that, but Kelsey Simpson has already been to Mars. That's why there are no signs of life.




No. 33 Ellen Holton

Ellen Holton

Position: Center
Height: 6-1
Class: Senior
Hometown: Elgin, Ill.
High School: Elgin

My first year in Division I was unexpected. I never thought that we as a team would be able to accomplish what we've done this year, but we've exceeded everyone's expectations and I couldn't be more proud of the group that was a part of this year's success.



No. 30 Tiara Hopper

Tiara Hopper

Position: Forward
Height: 5-10
Class: Senior
Hometown: Louisville, Ky.
High School: Butler

What's your hidden talent?
I can brighten your day even on the worst days with just a smile.

A little known fact about another player: Kayla Thacker is the girl Steve Urkel when it comes to school. Very smart.



Christine Roush

Position: Guard
Height: 5-11
Class: Freshman
Hometown: Louisville, Ky.
High School: Mercy Academy

What's your hidden talent?
I love to sing, even though my teammates would say, "Oh my God, stop singing!"

A little known fact: I can juggle basketballs.



Kayla Thacker

Position: Guard
Class: Junior
Hometown: Mt. Washington, Ky.
High School: Bullitt East

Three people alive or dead you want to have dinner with. Why?

  • Channing Tatum -- Come on now, who wouldn't?!
  • Darius Miller -- Favorite player. Rajon Rondo can tag along as well.
  • Julianne Hough -- We would be best friends if she knew me.