UC Davis hosts second-place UC Irvine in 2017-18 home finale
Bertsch collects school-record 33rd 20-point game in the victory
Sophomore Nina Bessolo leads four in double figures, Gianotti collects a double-double
Rematches with Long Beach State and Hawai'i up next for UC Davis
UC Davis avenges only Big West loss of the season with dominating performance
Big West Conference Tournament Semifinals - No. 4 UC Davis vs. No. 1 UC Riverside (Honda Center - Anaheim, Calif.)
2015-16: Appeared in all 32 games in her first season with the Aggies, making 11 starts... Averaged 5.2 points and 2.2 rebounds per game, shooting just under 38 percent from the floor, 33 percent from beyond the arc, and 80 percent from the line... Ten of her 11 starts came in the final 11 games of the season... Reached double figures six times, including a season-high 13 points against top-seeded UC Riverside in the semifinals of the Big West Conference Tournament on March 11, playing in a season-high 36 minutes... Also added a pair of 12-point games against Cal State Monterey Bay (Dec. 6) and the Highlanders (Feb. 20) during the regular season... Narrowly missed out on her first career double-double with 10 points and nine rebounds at UC Irvine on March 5 in the regular season finale... Ranked sixth in the Big West in assists (113) and assists per game (3.5 apg)... Along with teammate Dani Nafekh (130), the duo gave the Aggies two players with at least 100 assists in the same season for the first time since 1998-99 when Karyn Castro (117) and Kristin Coolidge (109) accomplished the feat... Stood third in the league in assists-to-turnover ratio at 1.9 for the year -- a mark that placed her No. 69 in the NATION... Tied a school Big West Tournament single-game record with nine assists against top-seeded UC Riverside on March 11 in the semifinals... Had 11 games with five or more assists.
MARK MORRIS HS '15
Four-year letter winner for the Monarchs, helping them to a pair of state titles as a sophomore and senior... Averaged 19.7 points, 7.0 assists, and 6.3 rebounds per game as a senior while earning state player of the year honors for a second time... Finished with 14 points, 12 rebounds, eight assists, two blocks, and two steals, in the state title game as a senior en route to tournament MVP honors... Averaged 15.8 points, four rebounds, and 7.8 assists per game, as a junior, sharing league and all-area MVP honors with her sister while being named to the all-state first team... Named to the Washington State 2A all-tournament team... Posted 14.3 points and 8.2 assists per game en route to tournament MVP honors as a sophomore and was named the Washington State 2A Player of the Year -- the youngest player to ever win the award at any classification at the time... Claimed at least a share of league MVP honors as a freshman and sophomore, while earning all-state honorable mention honors as a freshman after averaging 10.5 points and 7.1 assists per game... Four-time league MVP and a three-time all-area MVP honoree.
Parents are Jeff and Bev... Is the younger of the Eaton sisters by one minute... Has an older brother, Kasey... Graduated No. 3 in her class... Lists her career sports highlight (so far) as setting the school's single-game scoring record with 46 points as a sophomore... Lists her favorite movie as "The Sandlot"... If she could play any other sport at UC Davis, it would be football... Lists her brother, Kasey, as her non-sports hero.
Single Game Highs (as of 2016-17 season)
Points: 15, at UC Riverside -- 3/2/17
Rebounds: 9, at UC Irvine -- 3/5/16
Assists: 9, vs. UC Riverside -- 3/11/16; at UC Santa Barbara -- 2/4/17
Steals: 5, at UC Irvine -- 1/15/17; at Cal Poly -- 2/2/17
Blocks: 1 -- 6 times
FG made: 5 -- 4 times
FG attempts: 12, vs. Long Beach State -- 1/12/17
3FG made: 4, vs. UC Riverside -- 2/20/16; at Colorado State -- 3/19/17
3FG attempts: 9, at Colorado State -- 3/19/17
FT made: 6, at Pacific -- 11/21/16
FT attempts: 3, vs. UC Riverside -- 3/1/16