Ruth Riley Hunter

Class of 2019

  • In 2004, Riley won an Olympic Gold Medal in Athens
  • In 1999, she won the Silver Medal in the World University Games
  • She is a 2-time WNBA champion with the Detroit Shock in 2003
    and 2006
  • In 2001, she was the recipient of Naismith Player of the Year, AP
    National Player of the Year, Sports Illustrated Player of the Year and
    Big East Player of the Year
  • Ruth Riley graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2001,
    where she won a national championship
  • Riley received the Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award
  • She was named the best defensive player of the year in 1999,2000
    and 2001