June (Salow) Wooten ('87)

Basketball

June (Salow) Wooten - Hall of FameJune (Salow) Wooten (C'87) came to the University of Dubuque following an All-State and All-Tri-State high school basketball career. She would leave the university as the all-time leading scorer with 1,291 points (currently fifth), first all-time at 14.7 points per game (currently seventh), and third all-time in rebounds with 559 (currently fifth). She was twice named team MVP and Best Offensive Player. As a junior she averaged 18.4 points and 6.7 rebounds per game to earn Second Team All-Iowa Conference. She repeated the honor as a senior with 15.7 points and 6.9 rebounds per game. 

Following graduation with a degree in physical education, Wooten married former UD men's basketball player Jesse Wooten. They have three children: Kyle (17), Abbie (15), and Brooke (12). 

An Earlville, Iowa resident, Wooten works as a supervisor at Modernfold and is active in the community and school programs including the Athletic and Music Booster Clubs at Maquoketa Valley High School. She also coaches youth basketball and softball.