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Hartford Women Looking To Hang More Banners, Eliminate Depth Issues

Hartford Women Looking To Hang More Banners, Eliminate Depth Issues

Alexia Douglas is a junior college transfer who has had just a handful of NCAA-allowed practices over the summer with the University of Hartford.

Yet on this Thursday, with temperatures above 90 degrees outside, the 5-foot-7 Douglas was turning up the heat inside. She was loud, animated, intense and looked comfortable running the offense in a scrimmage.

"Leadership, scoring, defense, whatever the team needs from me, I'm going to do all I can do," said Douglas, who attended Fordham out of Brentwood (N.Y.) High School in 2015-2016, then ASA Junior College in Brooklyn. "My goal is to put a banner up before I leave here."

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