Golden Dreams: Stef Collins '06 Takes a Shot at 2012 Olympics

This feature on former women's basketball player Stef Collins originally appeared online July 23, 2011. It was written by Joe Mink for the Star Gazette. Image credit: Dan Wooller/

Stef Collins -- British women's basketball pioneer?

That may seem odd to those who remember her pouring in long jump shots not so long ago for Odessa-Montour High and St. Bonaventure University.

But that could indeed be the case, since Collins is playing a key role for Great Britain as it prepares to host of the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England. The Games are scheduled to run from July 27 through Aug. 12, 2012.

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