NDHSAA Throwback Thursday: 1998 Shanley grad Angie Welle is inducted into Iowa State's Athletic HOF

September 29, 2022 6:00 am

By Tom Mix
NDHSAA Media Specialist

VALLEY CITY, N.D. – Each Thursday NDHSAA Media Specialist Tom Mix posts a “Throwback Thursday” featured news story highlighting a championship team, a specific tournament/event or significant individual(s) from NDHSAA history on the NDHSAA NOW website. Keep visiting each Thursday!

NDHSAA Throwback Thursday: Angie Welle, a 1998 graduate of Fargo Shanley High School, was inducted into Iowa State’s Cyclone Athletic Hall of Fame on September 29, 2017.

Angie (Welle) Edinger returned to Ames, Iowa on September 29, 2017 to be inducted into the Iowa State Cyclone Athletic Hall of Fame.

The former Fargo Shanley standout is Iowa State's all-time leading scorer (2,149 points) and rebounder (1,209) in women's basketball. She was a three-time All-American from 2000 to 2002 and was most valuable player for the 2001 Big 12 Tournament.

While at Iowa State, (Welle) Edinger helped the Cyclones to four appearances in the NCAA Division I National Tournament (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002) advancing to the Elite 8 in 1999 and Sweet 16 in 2000 and 2001. She was part of the Cyclones’ Big 12 Tournament Championships in 2000 and 2001.

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