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Appalachian State Women’s Basketball Signs Byard

Appalachian State Women’s Basketball Signs Byard

The App State women’s basketball team will add Nadiyah Byard to its 2022 signing cls. Byard is the sixth addition to the Mountaineers’ incoming class and will compete as a true freshman.

Nadiyah Byard | 6’0 | Forward | Griffin High School | Griffin, Ga.
Hailing from Griffin, Ga. Nadiyah Byard will be joining the Mountaineers as a forward. As a four-year starter for her high school team, Byard was named Defensive Player of the Year, collected four All-Region honorable mentions and was a three-time Region Champion. She also competed on the FBC Legacy club team.

Elderkin on Byard
“We are excited to announce the addition of Nadiyah Byard to our program. Nadiyah is a terrific athlete who will bring a hunger and passion to getting better every day. Her character is something that jumped off the page for us and we are excited to have her in Boone.”

In addition to Byard, the Mountaineers’ 2022 signing class includes true freshmen Alexis Black, Chaé Harris, and Lexi Grant, as well as transfers Michelle Ojo and Lauren Carter. All five compete at the guard position..