by Ed Beach
Drury Lady Panthers head coach Amy Eagan announced another addition for her 2020-21 roster as Tori Lasker will join the program transferring from the University of Arkansas-Little Rock.
Lasker will be a senior for the Lady Panthers next year. The 5’7″ guard averaged 5.6 points, 3.3 assists, and 2.5 rebounds last season while playing in all 30 games and making 25 starts. Her 3.3 assists per game ranked sixth-best in the Sun Belt Conference. Lasker was a Third Team All-Conference selection as a sophomore two years ago and played in 88 games during her three seasons while starting in 66 of those contests. She helped UARL to a Sun Belt Conference titles during her freshman and sophomore campaigns.
“We are extremely excited to add Tori to our Lady Panther family,” said Eagan. “She brings immediate experience and athleticism to our program. Our fans are going to love watching her defensive intensity and presence. I look forward to coaching her as she wraps up her collegiate playing career.”
Originally from Mayflower, Arkansas, Lasker was a two-time All-State selection and a four-time all-conference pick at Mayflower High School. She was also the Offensive Player of the Year in her league as a sophomore, junior and senior. Lasker also competed for her high school in track & field and won two individual state titles in the 400-meter dash.