Wyoming Indian’s Jaden Ferris Signs to Play Hoops in College
Wyoming Indian High School senior Jaden Ferris will continue playing basketball in college after signing with Haskell Indian Nations University on Tuesday.
Ferris is a two-year starter for the back-to-back Class 2A state champion Lady Chiefs. As a junior in the 2019-20 season, Ferris was an all-state and all-conference selection. She averaged 10.1 points, 2.7 rebounds, 1.2 assists, and team-high 2.5 steals per game. Ferris led the Lady Chiefs with 45 made 3-point field goals last season and shot 32 percent beyond the arc. She also shot 81 percent at the free-throw line. Ferris helped Wyoming Indian finish with a 27-3 overall record, which included a 6-0 mark in the 2A Southwest Quadrant.
During her sophomore season, the Lady Chiefs went 28-1 overall and 6-0 in quadrant action. Ferris averaged 6.8 points, 2.2 rebounds, 2.7 assists, and 2.4 steals per game. She shot 40 percent from the field and 70 percent at the free-throw line. Ferris was an all-conference pick during the 2018-19 season.
Haskell Indian Nations University is located in Lawrence, KS. The school competes as an NAIA Independent. One of the notable alums is Jim Thorpe.