Vallivue High School
Conference: 5A Southern Idaho Conference
Head Coach: Neil Stutzman
Years as Head Coach: 1st
Previous Experience: Three Years at Weiser with Boy’s program
Record Last Year: 5-17
Shane Royce, Hailey Bull
Who do you have coming back this year?
#3 Kylie Murphy, #30 Ashlyn Woodruff
Do you have any new incoming “impact” players?
Holle Raymond (Soph 5’8 Guard- Quick and can shoot the ball)
Dani Cichosz (Jr. Guard 5’8 shooter)
Candida Eldridge (Soph Post 5’10- Young but quick)
Torri Morrison (Jr. Post 5’10)
Photo By: Chris Melgaard - #3 Kylie Murphy
As a team, what are your offensive strengths?
We are a young team this year with 3 soph, 4 jr and 3 senior. Look to get and run up and down the floor. Want to pressure the ball and try to score in transistion.
Kylie Murphy is very quick PG for us. Look for her to lead our young team.
Ashlyn Woodruff provides us with a consistent 15 foot range shooter
As a team, what are your defensive strengths?
Like to get up and down the floor. Need to get some points in transition to give us a chance to play with some of the bigger(Height) teams.
What are you most excited about in regards to this year’s team?
Young and eager to improve, good speed in the front court as well.
What is the ‘X-Factor’ to having success this season as a team?
Coming together as a team and being able to pressure teams into mistakes
Besides the pay, the fame and the glory, why do you coach high school basketball?
I enjoy working with kids. Like seeing them improve
What makes your school the best place to coach for?
This is my first year but the Athletic Director and Administration have been great to work with and for. I have enjoyed getting to know that athletes as well.