#40 Kristin IrwinFreshman Guard/ForwardHeight: 5'11"
Hometown: Bellefonte, Pa. High School: Bellefonte Area
At Bellefonte Area High School Kristin was a four-year starter who played in all 98 of her team’s games since her freshman season. She finished as Bellefonte Area High School’s second all-time leading scorer with 1,113 career points. Kristin also had 602 career rebounds, 397 assists, 186 steals and 108 blocks. As a senior, Kristin averaged 14.4 points, 7.0 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.4 blocks in leading her team to an 18-7 record and a District 6 AAA Runner-up finish. Following the 2004-05 season, Kristin was named Most Valuable Player of Bellefonte varsity athletics. She was named First Team Mountain League in 2005 and Second Team in 2003 and 2004. Kristin was a three-time All-Tournament Team selection at both the Lady Pirate Williamsburg Tip-Off Tournament and the Penns Valley High School Tournament. She also earned Most Valuable Player honors at the 2003 Lady Rams Penns Valley Christmas Tournament. In addition to her basketball achievements, Kristin was a four-year starter on the Bellefonte softball team where she was named a Second Team All-State catcher in 2004. She was also a three-year starter on the volleyball team where she earned Honorable Mention All-State honors in 2004. In the classroom, Kristin was a four-time recipient of the Bellefonte Area High School Academic Excellence Award. Kristin is the daughter of Beth Irwin and Rob and Bethany Irwin. She played for Head Coach Tina Gaughan at Bellefonte Area High School.