Kasey Riecks
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Auburn, Calif.

High School:
Placer HS '08

Height:
5-11

Position:
F

Major:
Managerial Economics

2010-11: Played in 30 of 33 games, starting 29... Saw streak of 73 consecutive starts snapped after injury kept her out of the conference opener against Cal State Fullerton (12/31)... Averaged 8.6 points per game and tied for second on the team with 49 steals... Went 3-for-8 from the field, including a three-pointer, for 7 points in NCAA Tournament first round game at Stanford (3/19)... Averaged 28.3 minutes per game at Big West Tournament... Scored 6 points on 2-for-4 shooting vs. UC Irvine (Mar. 8)... Grabbed season-best 7 rebounds, including 3 on the offensive side, and dished out two assists in semifinal victory over UC Riverside (3/11)... Had 3 steals in championship game against Cal Poly (3/12)... Finished 2nd on team in three-pointers (52), ranking 5th in the Big West for made treys (1.7) and 10th in percentage (.354)... Also ranked 7th in the league in steals (1.6)... Made 4 three-pointers in 6 games, including 2 of the last 3... Grabbed 6 rebounds in 4 different games and had 5 boards in 4 others... Had at least 10 points in 10 games, including season-high 20 against UC Irvine (2/26)... Averaged 15.6 ppg over final 3 games of the regular season.

2009-10: Started all 32 games... Finished 3rd on team with 310 points (9.7 ppg)... Shot 109-for-265 (.411), including team highs of 52 three-pointers and 139 attempts (.374)... Ranked 6th in Big West Conference in made threes, 9th in percentage... Also hit 40 of 58 from free-throw line (.690) with 92 rebounds (2.9 rpg), 40 assists and 31 steals... Logged 868 minutes (27.1), 2nd on team... Opened season with 21 points vs. Seattle (11/13), connecting on 8-for-12 FGs and 5-for-8 from long range... Matched that season-best at Cal State Bakersfield (1/18), shooting 8-for-9 with 3 three-pointers... Hit exactly 3 three-pointers in four-game streak from 1/9 to 1/23.

2008-09: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE HONORABLE MENTION... ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM... True frosh who was the only Aggie to start every game... Consistent player who tallied five straight double-figure games near midseason, tallying a season-high 17 points against Cal State Fullerton (1/15) while also posting a season-best 6 rebounds... Averaged 13.6 ppg during that span... Had 16 points vs. Cal Poly (2/19) and Pacific (2/28)... Her 10.6 ppg average during league games was second to Paige Minun (13.3) on team... Dished a season-high 4 assists at Creighton (12/20)... Had an eight-game stretch midseason where she made at least 1 three-pointer each game and was 12 of 28 (.429) during that span... Made season-high 4 treys vs. Cal Poly (2/19)... Played at least 30 minutes in 20 games, including 45 in overtime loss to UC Riverside (2/7)... Made all 10 free throws in a three-game stretch in early January against UCR (1/8), Long Beach State (1/10) and Fullerton (1/15)... Converted two free throws with 2.1 seconds left at LBSU, delivering Aggies a dramatic 55-54 win after being fouled going to the hoop in waning seconds.

PLACER HS '08: Two-time Pioneer Valley League MVP... Averaged 14.3 points and 5.7 rebounds as a senior... Also had 78 steals and 27 blocks that year... Selected to Sacramento Bee All-Metro honorable mention... Posted 15.1 ppg as a junior, earning first-team All-PVL acclaim... PHS won 96 games in her career, qualifying for Sac-Joaquin Section postseason play all four years... Four-year member of Century Club (honor roll).

PERSONAL: Born in Auburn, Calif.... Majoring in managerial economics... Parents are Greg & Cindy Riecks, both of whom competed in aquatic sports at UC Irvine... Career highlight was helping AAU team to second-place finish at nationals... If not for basketball, would consider playing volleyball at UC Davis... Played violin for five years.