Blaire Braxton of Highlands Ranch commits to Seattle for basketball

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Highlands Ranch senior Blaire Braxton. (Kevin Keyser/

Blaire Braxton, a senior at Highlands Ranch, committed to Seattle University to play basketball this week.

Braxton, who stands 6-foot-1 and plays forward and center, announced her decision over Twitter:

Braxton averaged 9.3 points as the Falcons reached the Class 5A Great 8 last season.

Seattle is coached by the well-respected Joan Bonvicini, who is closing in on 700 career wins. The Redhawks won the regular season WAC title in 2013-14.

Braxton is the latest girls basketball player from the Class of 2016 to announce her college choice.