Parents: John and Ginger Webster
High School: South Johnston
Club/Travel Team: Carolina All-Stars
Also Considered: UNC Pembroke, Mount Olive
Why Charleston Southern? “It has always been my goal to play at the Division I level. CSU is a D-I school in the Big South Conference and it offers my field of study. I also like the Charleston school environment and the small student body.”
Notable: Anna finished her four-year varsity career at South Johnston with 1,572 points, 600 rebounds, 203 assists and 104 steals. She played in 97 games for the green and gold in her career. … She averaged a career-high 23.8 points per game as a senior and also a career-high 7.9 rebounds a game for the Trojans. ... She projects to play guard at CSU but knows her flexibility on the court — which was one of her strong points during her career at South Johnston — could be called upon to play different roles. … Anna was an All-State selection as a junior by ncpreps.com and was the Two Rivers 3A Conference Player of the Year as a junior. … “I’ll remember playing ball and making memories with a lot of my closest friends most of all,” she said of her athletics career. … Anna wants to become a quicker defensive player and work on her ball handling to be better prepared for the college game. … She is eyeing a career as a physical therapist.
South Johnston coach Ronda Johnson: “Anna is a player who was told she was not fast enough last year to play D-1 basketball. She started the next day with a trainer and has been working out after school every day and on weekends. Before school, she was in the gym at 5:30 on the shooter, getting in 350 shots before class. She worked out after practice three days a week on just her strength and agility.”