Gianna Vastola, a Sarasota native, four year varsity basketball letterman and 1,000 point scorer, graduated from Riverview High School in 2013. She then pursued her academic and athletic career at Florida Southern College.
During her time at Florida Southern she helped earn a Regional Championship title in 2016 and assisted her team to the NCAA DII Elite 8. Under head Coach Betsy Harris, University of Alabama standout, Gianna finished her career scoring 1,069 points.
Since graduating in 2017 with a degree in Business Administration, Gianna has earned a job at IMG Academy as a Housing Coordinator.
Gianna understands the positive impact basketball can have on one's life. She is committed to sharing her love and knowledge for the game and instilling values in young athletes that can be used not only on the court but in life.