9-year-old college recruit dreams of being a Husky

Jaden Newman, 9, became the youngest person to ever be recruited by a college program when her father received a letter from the University of Miami, a Division I school, expressing interest in the young athlete and inviting her to visit the campus.

Newman doesn’t want to stop here, though. She told Ellentv.com that she wants to play for UConn after high school, and then go on to be the first woman to ever play in the NBA.

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Lidia Ryan