Former Lady Topper Haywood commits to FAU


Credit: WKU Athletics

Lady Topper Myriah Haywood (00) wipes sweat from her head as she prepares for the next play.

Drew Toennies, Women's Basketball Reporter

WKU redshirt sophomore Myriah Haywood has committed to Florida Atlantic University, the former Lady Topper announced through her personal Twitter on Thursday.

Haywood joined the Lady Toppers as a late signee, averaging 9.9 points and 5.1 rebounds per game in her senior year at Edwardsville High School.

As a Lady Topper, Haywood turned in seven double-digit scoring performances with one 17-point game against Florida Atlantic last February.

The Edwardsville, Illinois native thanked all the teams she had been a part of throughout her collegiate career in her tweet. She also communicated her excitement for the future.

Women’s basketball beat reporter Drew Toennies can be reached at [email protected]. Follow him on Twitter @drew_toennies.