44 - Kirsten Morrison
Kirsten Morrison
Height: 6-2
Year: Fr.
Hometown: North Reading, Mass.
High School: North Reading
Position: C/F

2011-12 Had one of the most impressive rookie seasons in the history of UMass Boston women’s basketball … First player ever to be named D3Hoops.com Northeast Region Rookie of the Year … First player to be named to D3Hoops.com Team of the Week … Little East Conference Rookie of the Year, Second Team and All-Rookie Team Honoree … Only freshman to be named to the LEC Second Team … Named New England Women’s Basketball Association (NEWBA) Rookie of the Week three times … Named Little East Conference Rookie of the Week a conference best five times … Averaged 16.5 points and 10.1 rebounds per game … Combined for 39 blocks 35 steals and 22 assists … Averaged 32.0 minutes of playing time per contest … Started in 22 of the 25 games she played in … Recorded 10 or more points in every game but four … Recorded 20 or more points in five of the final six games … Set the program record for most double-doubles in a season with 14 … Dropped in a career-best 31 points on 13-of-23 shooting (56.5%) from the floor and 5-of-8 shooting (62.5%) from the line at Eastern Connecticut State University on January 14 … Went 10-for-20 from the floor and a perfect 8-for-8 at the line for a 30 point afternoon at Western Connecticut State University on January 21 … Posted a career-best 16 rebounds, while also scoring 22 points in the overtime win at Plymouth State University on February 11 … Recorded a career-best 77.8 field goal percentage on December 1 at Wheelock College.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Three-sport (volleyball, basketball, softball) athlete at North Reading High School ... Four-year starter on the varsity volleyball team ... Named team captain in 2010 ... Boston Herald All-Scholastic honoree in 2009-10 ... Named team MVP, All-League, League MVP, and Player of the Year in 2010 ... Member of the 2007 Division III State Championship volleyball squad and 2008 Division III State Runner-ups ... Born on September 9, 1992 ... Daughter of Pam and Jack Morrison ... Has three siblings Erik, Caitlin, and Ryan ... Member of the nationally ranked UMass Boston volleyball team, where she was named the 2011 Little East Conference Rookie of the Year and Second Team All-Conference ... Majoring in Exercise Health Sciences.

Career Stats

Year gp-gs min avg fg fga pct fg fga pct ft fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast t/o blk stl pts avg
2011-12 25-22 801 32.0 150 377 .398 7 30 .233 106 174 .609 83 169 252 10.1 51 1 22 63 39 35 413 16.5
TOTAL 25-22 801 32.0 150 377 .398 7 30 .233 106 174 .609 83 169 252 10.1 51 1 22 63 39 35 413 16.5