Heather Cheesman Athlete Profile

#50 Heather Cheesman

Heather Cheesman
Position: Forward Height: 6-1 Roster Years: 1999-2003 Hometown: Orem, UT Last School: Mountain View High School

Personal

  • Major: Health Education
  • Parents are Jay and Kathy
  • Has two sisters and two brothers

Before BYU

  • First team All-State as a junior in volleyball and basketball
  • All-State Volleyball as a senior
  • Played on Mountain View basketball team that won three state basketball championships
  • Named First Team All-State by the Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune in 1999
  • 1999 Frank Layden terrific twelve
  • Played on the women's basketball team that was ranked 8th nationally for two years by USA Today
  • Team was ranked number one in the west in 1999 by USA Today
  • Named to the All-Star team in 1998 and 1999 at the Tournament of Champions.

Stats

Year   G/GS   FG-FGA   %   FT-FTA   %   3-pts   %   Pts.  Reb.  A   BL.  St.  TO
00-01  32/11  91-203 .448  24-32  .750 23-52  .442  229   104  15    3   12   30
01-02  16/0   21-39  .538  6-10   .600 15-27  .556   63    18   9    2    1    6


2000-2001 | Freshman Year

  • Played in all games, starting in 11
  • Averaged 7.2 ppg and 3.2 rpg
  • Had a season and career high 16 points against Idaho State on 12/28/00
  • Recorded nine rebounds against Gonzaga on 12/02/00

2001-2002 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 16 games  
  • Averaged 3.9 ppg and 1.1 rpg
  • Made 15 three-pointers
  • Shot .538 from the field

2002-2003 | Junior Year

  • Received the Floyd Johnson Service Award