Pearland athletes in action: Women's basketball
The following women's basketball player with Pearland high school ties has scheduled action this weekend:
Ebony Ford, Northwestern State University
High school: Pearland High School
This week: Saturday, Jan. 5, versus Lamar University
About Ford: Ford is a redshirt freshman forward for Northwestern State University. She is a 2011 graduate of Pearland High School, where she was a first team all-district player as a senior and second team honoree as a junior. In her senior season, she averaged 15 points and seven boards a game along with an average of two assists, three steals and two blocked shots. She also was recognized as an All-American Scholar and was a member of both the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society. The psychology major from Pearland is the daughter of Dennis and Arlene Ford.