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Vanessa Hutson Athlete Profile

#24 Vanessa Hutson

Vanessa Hutson
Position: Guard Height: 5-4 Roster Years: 2005-2006 Hometown: Murray, UT Last School: Brighton High School

Before BYU

Four-year letterwinner in basketball... four-time Academic Letter...Academic All-State....Utah Black Council Scholarship, RPT Award... 4.0 cumulative GPA... Enhanced Diploma (Athletic)... Athlete of the Month in 2002 and 2004... team captain 2004-2005... three-time team MVP 2003-2005... team's leading scorer for three years 2003-2005... four-time All-Region... UWBCA Region II Player of the Year in 2003... Salt Lake Tribune Region II MVP in 2003... Deseret News Utah Miss Basketball in 2005... twice named Salt Lake Tribune 5A MVP in 2003 and 2005... 5A leading three-point shooter in 2005... Deseret News 5A MVP in 2003... UWBCA 5A Player of the Year in 2003... 2005 Salt Lake Tribune Player of the Year... two-time High School State Champions... four time All-State... two-time Deseret News Tournament MVP 2003-2004... Street and Smith's Magazine Honorable Mention All-American in 2005... WBCA Nike All-American candidate in 2005... also lettered in soccer...level 5 State Gymnastics Championship in 1994.... AAU Softball State Championship in 1996. Utah Sky Club Team... End of Oregon Trail Tournament Champions in 2002... four-time AAU State Champions 2001-2004... End of Oregon Trail Tournament MVP in 2002... End of Oregon Trail All-Tournament Team in 2002 and 2003.


Yr  G/GS FG-FGA  %   FT-FTA %  	3-pts  %      Pts.    Reb.   A.     St.   Bl.   To
06 29/0 25-60 .417 20-27 .741 17-39 .436 87 31 45 14 0 27

2005-2006 | Freshman Year

Final player notes: finished her first season ranked first in three-point field goal percentage .436 (17-39) and was third in three-point field goals made with a total of 17 .... had the team's fourth best free throw percentage with .741 (20-27) ... was fifth on the team in the assist category with a total of 45 for a 1.5 average ... ranked eighth in field goal percentage with .417 (25-60) ... finished ninth on the squad in points with 87 and in points average with 2.9 ... returned to action in the game vs. SDSU on 1/25/06 after an inner ear infection that kept her out for two league games on 1/18 (@ WY) and 1/21/06 (vs. SDSU) ... up to that point she had played in a total of 16 games ... dished out a season and career high four assists vs. CSU on 1/28/06 ... picked up a season and career high nine points all on three-pointers in the 61-60 win over Utah on 01/07/06 ... had two rebounds and three assists in the game vs. UCSB on 11/26/05 ... picked up six points and three steals in the game @ CS Northridge on 11/19/05 ... in that same game she made all four of her shots at the line.