Laura Pierce '15 begins her second year with the women's basketball team in 2018-19.
Pierce, a three-year captain for the Lyons, finished her career at Wheaton with 622 points, 253 rebounds, 424 assists, and 68 steals in 100 games played (87 starts). Pierce currently ranks third all-time in program history in assists and fifth all-time in three-point field goals made with 121 total.
Since graduating, Pierce has spent the last two seasons as a graduate assistant at Wesleyan University. In April 2015, Pierce attended the "So You Want to be a Coach" Program at the Women’s Final Four in Tampa, Fla., sponsored by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association. In addition, she worked the Duke Women’s Basketball Camp during the summers of 2014 and 2015.