NDSU Women's Basketball Adds Emily Behnke

FARGO, N.D. (NDSU Athletics) -- North Dakota State University has added Emily Behnke of Two Rivers, Wis. to the women's basketball class of 2019.

Behnke joins Nicole Scales and Olivia Skibiel in the class, who both signed during the November signing period.

Playing for Manitowoc Lutheran High School, Behnke earned Honorable Mention All-State honors this past year for the second-straight season. Behnke was a four-year varsity starter who averaged 11.1 points and 10.0 rebounds per game over her career. This past season, she averaged 12.2 points, 10.6 rebounds 1.3 assists, 1.2 blocks and 1.9 steals per game.

Behnke was a four-time all-conference selection, earning second team honors as a freshman and first team in her last three years of high school. Her senior class graduated with the most wins in Manitowoc Lutheran history.

She was also a member of the volleyball and track teams in high school, while holding the school record in the discus.