24 Katie Brooks
24 Katie Brooks
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Maryville, Tenn.
High School: Heritage
Position: G

HIGH SCHOOL: A four-time All-County, All-District and All-Tournament selection and a three-time All-Region honoree… The 2008 Blount County Player of the Year and Blount Today Player of the Year… Also earned All-State honors as a senior… The second all-time leading scorer in Heritage High School history with more than 1,900 career points… Averaged 20.9 points, 4.0 assists, 5.6 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game during her senior season… Helped lead the Mountaineers to the regular-season District 4AAA title in 2008, when she was named league MVP… Garnered Prep Extra First Team accolades in 2008 and Second Team nods in 2007… Named MVP of the 2008 Bearden Classic… Tabbed player of the week on a number of occasions by several different organizations… Named one of the top 25 prospects in the state of Tennessee by Tennessee Hoops Magazine… Averaged 16.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 3.0 steals as a junior… A member of the National Honor Society who was one of the top 25 students in her graduating class.

PERSONAL: The youngest of three children to James and Susan Brooks… Has two older brothers, Ben and Daniel… Chose UMBC over East Tennessee State, Villanova and Tennessee-Chattanooga… Born May 4, 1990… Major is undecided… Hopes to work in the health field or coach.