Women's Basketball

ISU women land 2020 commit from Wisconsin

Back in March the Iowa State women’s basketball program landed their first commit in the class of 2019 in Indianola guard Maggie McGraw. On Tuesday, they added a player for even further down the road.

Wisconsin guard Lexi Donarski became the Cyclones’ first commitment in the class of 2020, per a source.

Donarski made her commitment during the Cyclones’ elite camp over the past two days. She’s a rising freshman this year and will play her high school ball at Aquinas High School in Lacrosse, Wisc.

Jared Stansbury


Jared a native of Clarinda, Iowa, started as the Cyclone Fanatic intern in August 2013, primarily working as a videographer until starting on the women’s basketball beat prior to the 2014-15 season. Upon earning his Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from Iowa State in May 2016, Jared was hired as the site’s full-time staff writer, taking over as the primary day-to-day reporter on football and men’s basketball. He was elevated to the position of managing editor in January 2020. He is a regular contributor on 1460 KXNO in Des Moines and makes regular guest appearances on radio stations across the Midwest. Jared resides in Ankeny with his four-year-old puggle, Lolo.