Duke Women's Basketball BIO
25 Katie Heckman
As a Freshman (2012-13): Missed the season due to a torn ACL in her left knee, which took place in preseason practice.
Rankings: No. 79 (All Star Girls Report), No. 87 (Blue Star Report), No. 79 (ESPN HoopGurlz)
High School/AAU: Second Team all-state selection ... a First Team All-League and All-City honoree ... selected Colorado Athlete of the Week on March 4 ... Academic All-State first team ... winner of the Raider Award ... averaged 10.8 points, 6.7 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 1.9 blocks as a senior ... tallied a season-high 20 points against Chaparral hitting 9-of-14 field goals ... registered four double-doubles ... participated in “The Show,” which is a senior all-star game in the state of Colorado ... missed all but the first two games of her junior season while recovering from surgery to repair an anterior cruciate ligament tear … named All-State Honorable Mention her sophomore year … member of the All-City Team…named Offensive Player of the Year as a sophomore … member of the First-Team All-Conference … averaged 10.2 points, 7.3 rebounds, 1.4 steals and 3.4 blocks for the sophomore season … notched seven double-doubles … totaled a season-high 18 points against Gateway on January 2, 2010 … named Music City Madness All-Tournament in the summer of 2010 … was a member of the La Jolla Country Day All-Tournament Team in 2010.
Personal: Full name is Catherine Elizabeth Heckman … born June 5, 1995 in Long Beach, Calif. … daughter of Bruce (stepfather) and Jackie Taton … has one brother, Bryan (21) … her mother, Jackie, was a gymnast at University of Denver from 1979-81 … her stepfather, Bruce, played football at University of Oklahoma from 1976-80 … posted a 4.0 grade-point average all four years … was invited to join the National Spanish Honors Society … member of the Mu Alpha Theta Honors Math Club for her senior year ... named a National Hispanic Scholar for 2011-12.