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Micaelee Orton Athlete Profile

#34 Micaelee Orton

Position: Forward Height: 6-2 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2012-2017 Hometown: Kearns, UT Last School: Kearns High School
  • Before BYU

  • Four-year letterwinner in basketball
  • Three-time team captain
  • Received Cougar of the Month award
  • Garnered Athlete of the Month award
  • Team MVP
  • Named First Team All-Region
  • Three-time State Honorable Mention
  • First Team All-State in 2012
  • 5A All-Star in 2012
  • Averaged a double double in points (16.1) and rebounds (10.6)
  • Played on the Salt Lake Metro Basketball Club
  • Four-year letterwinner in volleyball
  • Named team captain
  • Garnered Second Team All-Region citation
  • Two-time letterwinner in track and field
  • Competed in state championships in high jump, long jump and 4x400m
  • Took first in region for the 4x400m
  • Placed fourth in the region in the high jump

    Personal

  • Born in Sandy, Utah
  • Parents are Michael and AnnLoureen
  • Has two sisters and one brother


2013-2014 | Freshman Year

  • Played in a total of 19 games averaging 3.5 minutes of playing time ... averages 0.6 points and 0.8 rebounds per game
  • Scored four points for career highs in the game vs. PEP at the WCC champs., on 3/7/14
  • Picked up three points and three boards in 10 minutes of action against Pepperine on 12/30/13
  • Came off the bench playing six minutes in the road win at Weber State ... recorded one rebound
  • Played two minutes in the road game at Nevada pulling down one rebound
  • Played seven minutes in the road game at CSUN on 11/23/13
  • Came off the bench playing in her first collegiate game in the home season opener vs. South Dakota State on 11/8/13

2014-2015 | Sophomore Year

  • Played in 27 games, including 14 West Coast Conference games
  • Averaged 8.1 minutes of playing time
  • Recorded seven points for season bests in the home win vs. Pepperdine
  • Grabbed season bests in rebounds with six in the win vs. Butler
  • Finished the year averaging 1.4 points and 1.8 rebounds per game

2015-2016 | Junior Year

  • Finished the year playing in a total of 26 games, starting in six of them
  • Averaged 9.5 minutes of playing time, played the most minutes, 21 vs. Utah State
  • Averaged 1.8 points, 1.2 rebounds, .31 assists, .42 blocks and .15 steals per game
  • Returned to action in the game at San Diego after suffering a tear in her knee prior to the game vs. Georgia
  • Had season bests in points with seven and in rebounds with three, four times 
  • Started in her first game at BYU ... contributed six points, three rebounds, one assist and one block in the first game of the year vs. UVU ... was perfect from the field going 3 for 3

2016-2017 | Senior Year

  • Played in 31 of 32 games and started in the last five
  • Finished senior campaign averaging 2.3 points per game and 2.0 rebounds a contest
  • Had season and career bests in points with 10 vs. Saint Joseph’s and tied her career high in rebounds with six vs. Saint Joseph’s
  • Recorded season and career highs in assists with three vs. Pepperdine 
  • In three games on the year had three blocks which tied for career highs
  • Finished BYU career playing in a total of 103 games, starting in 10
  • Concluded Cougar career with a 1.8 point average and a 1.5 rebound average
  • In her BYU career, pulled down a total of 156 rebounds and scored a total of 165 points