Nolan on Howell: "Hannah is a real handful to defend against, strong and brave. She has the ability to finish chances and also create for herself. I think she will be a big surprise for us next year."
Prior to Georgetown: A strong, physical forward, Howell played at the IMG Academy ... She captained her team and led them in scoring as they competed nationally at the highest level ... A four-year starter and three-time MVP in high school, she also competed in track and cross-country ... Also competed in cross country and track & field ... Finished in the top-10 in the state championships in cross country.
Personal: Born in Bradenton, Fla ... The daughter of Eric and Cheryl Howell ... Has two younger brothers, Toby and Henry ... Her mother was a swimmer at Missouri and father played baseball at Texas Christian University ... Class president in high school ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Graduated cum laude and was an AP Scholar ... Enjoys rollerblading ... Favorite team is the Tampa Bay Lightning ... Favorite movie is Pitch Perfect.