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Former Weaver Star Edwards Transferring To Quinnipiac

Former Weaver Star Edwards Transferring To Quinnipiac

Weaver High School graduate Shaquana Edwards, who was the Courant’s Girls Basketball Player of the Year in 2016, is transferring from LaSalle to Quinnipiac.

Edwards, a 5-foot-6 point guard, averaged a state-leading 30.1 points per game as a senior at Weaver, along with 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 4.3 steals. She was a 77 percent free-throw shooter for Weaver, which went 19-5. She scored 1,917 points in three years at Weaver and 2,127 in her career, including her freshman year at Capital Prep, which won the Class S state title that year. She helped Weaver go to the Class L state final as a sophomore, where the Beavers lost to Capital Prep. She was the State Gatorade Player of the...