Kirsten Commins
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Clemente, Calif.

High School:
San Clemente HS '05

Height:
5-8

Position:
G

Major:
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

2006-07: Started all 29 games, logging 851 minutes (29.3 pg)... Led team with 66 steals while finishing 2nd in rebounds (145) and assists (77)... Averaged 6.1 points, 5.0 rebounds per game... Hit 59-for-148 (.399) from the field, 55-for-81 (.679) from the line... Scored in double figures five times, including season-best 14 vs. Westmont (12/18)... Aggressive defender, charged for team-high 110 fouls (8 foul-outs)... Tallied 8 points and season-high 10 rebounds and 4 steals vs. Sacramento State (12/10)... Perhaps best all-around game was at home against Cal Poly (1/11): 9 points, 6 rebounds, season-high 7 assists and 5 steals... Matched that steals total two nights later vs. UC Santa Barbara (1/13).

2005-06: Played in all 28 games, making one start (Sacramento State on 12/10)... Scored 71 points (2.5 ppg) with 51 assists in 391 minutes... Led team with 1.21 assist-to-turnover ratio (51-42)... Shot 24-for-49 (.490) from the field... Recorded 40 steals, 2nd on team behind Jackie Turpin (who had 45 in 928 minutes)... Pilfered 7 steals to go with season-high totals of 9 points and 9 rebounds at Cal Poly (1/13)... Posted 6 points with 5 steals at Pacific (2/2)... Had 9 steals during 1/19-1/21 weekend, picking Cal State Northridge for 4 thefts (plus 5 assists) then nabbing 5 at home vs. Pacific two nights later.

SAN CLEMENTE HS '05: Two-sport standout, competing in both basketball and soccer... Captured first-team All-South Coast League in both sports as a senior... Selected as South MVP in North/South All-Star basketball game... Named to All-SCL second team in both sports as a junior... Team won three straight league and San Diego Section titles... Three-year scholar-athlete... Played AAU ball for Super Flo Basketball out of Orange County.

PERSONAL: Born in Johannesburg, South Africa... Majoring in biochemistry & molecular biology... Parents are Alan & Irene Commins... Career highlight was winning five section championships (three in basketball, two in soccer)... Older sister, Taryn, ranks among Concordia basketball's all-time leading scorers.