Coach Rich Renzema is pleased to announce the signing of multi-sport athlete Debbie Pekel to play basketball with the Lady Tigers starting with the 2013-14 season. Debbie, a 5-5 guard, is a fine all-around athlete and will also be playing soccer at Grace.
Debbie was a three-year Varsity basketball player at Fruitport High School and was Honorable Mention All Conference her senior season for the Trojans. Debbie is a leader on and off the court, having been a team captain and member of the Student Athletic Leadership Team. Debbie is also a standout in the classroom where she is in the top 10% of her class and has been a member of the National Honor Society for two years.
Debbie is the daughter of Jessica Pekel and has the distinction of being a quadruplet, along with her sister Brianna and brothers Cody and Alan. Debbie also has an older brother, Matt.
Coach Renzema had this to say about Debbie: “Debbie is a great young lady that is passionate about everything she does; from her relationship with God, her academics, and her athletics. She is going to be a great fit for us and a real asset on the court with her quickness and play making ability.”