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15 - Raven Harris
Raven Harris
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
High School: Princess Anne/American
Position: G

NOTES: Scored in double-figures in 29 games in her career, 21 coming in her final season with the Retrievers… Six 20-point efforts... Holds UMBC’s single-season steals record (109) and ranks fifth in a single-season in the America East record books… An America East All-Conference Second Team honoree as a senior… Named to the America East All-Defensive Team in 2012-13… Earned UMBC’s Matt Skalsky Scholar-Athlete Award… Named to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Scholar-Athlete Team… A member of the National College Athlete Honor Society.

AS A SENIOR (2012-13): An America East All-Conference Second Team selection and a member of the America East All-Defensive Team… One of only two players to play and start in all 30 games on the season… Reset UMBC’s single-season steals record with 109 takeaways on the year, also ranks fifth during a single-season in America East history… Her 3.6 steals per game were the most for an America East player since the 1998-99 season when Denee Rivera averaged 4.4 takeaways… Ranked third in the country in steals per game on the year (3.6)… Tallied 113 assists, the sixth-most helpers for a UMBC senior in school history… Scored in double-figures in 21 of 30 contests, including 14 of 16 league games… Finished the conference slate ranked first in steals (3.3) and in minutes per game (37.6), second in assists (4.6) and scoring (15.5)… Also ranked seventh in free throw percentage (.726) and 16th in rebounding (4.9) during league play… Had three or more steals in 22 of 30 games and three or more assists in 23 games… Recorded eight steals against Vermont (March 8), the second-most ever recorded in an America East Championship contest… Scored double-digit points in the first nine league games, including three 20-point performances… Hit a career-high five treys on seven attempts en route to 23 points, while adding seven assists and five steals in a one point win at Stony Brook (Feb. 20)… Recorded her third 20-point effort in four games with 21 points and shot a perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line versus Vermont (Feb. 9)… Dished out a career-best nine assists, to go along with 20 points at Maine (Feb. 2)… Scored 20 of her career-high 24 points in the second half against Binghamton (Jan. 30) and added six steals, six assists and four rebounds… Shot 50 percent from the floor and finished with 17 points against Stony Brook (Jan. 23)… Drilled her first trey of the season with the shot clock expiring in overtime to give UMBC a lead it would not relinquish against Coppin State (Nov. 14)… Finished with 14 points against the Eagles, six coming in overtime… Tallied 12 points on 6-of-13 shooting from the floor versus Monmouth (Nov. 11) and tallied seven takeaways – the first Retriever to have more than five steals in a game since Michelle Kurowski registered five on Nov. 27, 2011… A member of the National College Athlete Honor Society… Earned the Matt Skalsky Scholar-Athlete Award and was named the team’s Most Valuable Athlete at the UMBC Varsity Awards Banquet… Named to the Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Scholar-Athlete Team… A nominee for the America East Fans’ Choice Player of the Year Award... Named to the America East Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

AS A JUNIOR (2011-12): Averaged 4.0 points per game in first eligible season with UMBC… Appeared in 26 games, making three starts… Saw action in all three America East Tournament games… Led the team in assists five times… Recorded a 10-point effort against Binghamton (Feb. 15)… Picked up a season-best four steals at Albany (Jan. 4) and versus Binghamton (Jan. 19)… Matched a career-high with six boards and dished out a season-best five assists at Maine (Jan. 7)… Tallied a season-high 12 points in her first start with the Retrievers on 5-of-6 shooting from the floor (2-for-3 from three-point range) against UMES (Dec. 6)… Recognized on the America East Honor Roll.

2010-11: Sat out the entire season due to NCAA transfer rules.

AT AMERICAN (2008-10): Averaged 5.1 points, 2.1 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.8 steals per game in 53 games over two years at American… A career 75.0 percent free throw shooter (75-for-100)… A member of an Eagle team that won a share of the 2010 Patriot League regular-season title and made back-to-back appearances in the WNIT… Played in 31 games as a sophomore in 2009-10 and made 24 starts, including the final 18 games of the season… Led American with 104 assists and 78 steals and was third on the team with a .778 free throw percentage (56-for-72)… Ranked second in the Patriot League with 2.5 spg and a 1.3 assist-to-turnover ratio and was third with 3.4 apg… Averaged 6.7 ppg and 2.5 rpg in 29.2 mpg, but increased her scoring output to 8.4 ppg against conference opponents, fourth-best on the team… Registered a career-best seven steals in the Patriot League championship game at Lehigh (March 13)… Recorded 15 points and a career-best six rebounds against Navy in the Patriot League semifinals (March 7)… Set career bests with 21 points, 12 free throws (on 15 attempts) and six steals at Lafayette (Feb. 27)… Scored 15 points while adding three assists and three steals at Holy Cross (Jan. 24)… Played a career-high 42 minutes in an overtime win against Lehigh (Jan. 9)… Recorded five or more assists in a game nine times and four or more steals eight times… Played in 22 games as a freshman in 2008-09 and averaged 2.9 ppg and 1.6 rpg.

HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letterwinner at Princess Anne High School… A McDonald’s All-America nominee… Earned Second Team All-State honors in 2008, when she averaged 19 points, six assists and three steals as a senior… A First Team Beach District selection as a junior and senior, and a Second Team pick as a sophomore… Scored more than 1,000 career points… Team co-captain as a junior and senior… Team MVP in 2008… Led the Cavaliers to the state title in 2004, back-to-back regional championships in 2004-05 and four straight district titles, as well as a No. 9 national ranking in USA Today in 2005… Named Ms. Princess Anne… Graduated with honors.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Robert and Michelle Harris… Has one brother, Robert Jr.… Born July 5, 1990… A new media and communications major who hopes to pursue a career in coaching or sports broadcasting.

 
 

 Year

 GP-GS

 Min-Avg.

 FG-FGA

 Pct.

 3FG-FGA

 Pct.

 FT-FTA

 Pct.

2008-09 (at AU)

22-0

232-10.5

20-73

.274

4-21

.190

19-28

.679

2009-10 (at AU)

31-24

904-29.2

69-197

.350

13-49

.265

56-72

.778

2010-11

DNP

       

2011-12

26-3

420-16.2

40-86

.465

10-30

.333

14-21

.667

 2012-13

30-30

1025-34.2

129-367

.351

22-87

.253

91-131

.695

TOTAL

109-57

2581-23.7

258-723

.357

49-187

.262

180-252

.714

 
 

 Year

 Off

 Def

 Reb

 Avg.

 PF

 FO

 A

 TO

 Blk

 Stl

 Pts.

 Avg.

2008-09 (at AU)

10

25

35

1.6

28

0

37

40

1

18

63

2.9

2009-10 (at AU)

9

68

77

2.5

57

0

104

80

2

78

207

6.7

2010-11

DNP

           

2011-12

8

35

43

1.7

34

44

32

1

34

104

4.0

 2012-13

34

105

139

4.6

68

1

113

116

6

109

371

12.4

TOTAL

61

233

294

2.7

187

2

298

268

10

239

745

6.8

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