Asst. Women's Basketball Coach
Turner joins the coaching staff for the ’13-’14 season, previously serving at Green Mountain College as an assistant coach for three season. While at GMC, she assisted with recruiting, scouting, practice preparation, and all facets of the program. She also coached for the Spartan AAU Program in Castleton, Vermont in ’12 and ’13.
An ’09 graduate of Castleton State College, Turner (Jessica Banks) was a four-year standout for the Spartan basketball team. She was a three-time North Atlantic Conference (NAC) All-Conference selection, earning first-team honors her final two seasons. A two-time team most valuable player, Turner is among the top-five in scoring (1,120) and assists (426) all-time at Castleton. Over her four years, she appeared in 111 games, starting 110 and averaging nearly 33 minutes per contest. In her final season at Castleton, Turner averaged a career-high 12.1 points per game, leading the Spartans to a NAC Championship and the program’s first-ever berth in the NCAA Tournament.