Cathy Lanni

Cathy Lanni

Basketball 

Grad Year: 1988

Year Inducted: 1999

Cathy Lanni was an All-American forward on RIC’s women’s basketball team from 1983-88. She is RIC’s all-time leading scorer with 1,677 points. She also holds the school record for the most career rebounds at 1,101. Lanni is the only RIC player to ever total over 1,000 points and 1,000 rebounds in a career. Lanni was a member of RIC’s ECAC Division III Championship team during the 1985-86 season.

After three outstanding seasons, Lanni missed the entire 1986-87 season with a broken foot. She came back to lead the team in scoring and rebounding as a senior in 1987-88.