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#0 - Jessica Carr
2012-13 Women's Basketball
POS.
G
HT.
5-8
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Arcadia, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Hamilton Heights
Jessica Carr

2012-2013: Saw action in 29 games with eight starts as a sophomore...averaged 4.1 points per game...went 22-for-25 from the free-throw line, good for the best FT percentage (88%) of any Crusader...her 34.4% from three-point land was also tops on the team for any player with more than five attempts...collected 55 assists on the season...logged three minutes in a win in the season opener over Indiana (Nov. 9)...played 20 minutes and dished out two assists in addition to knocking down a trey versus Purdue-Calumet (Nov. 14)...pulled down two boards and sunk a free throw at Butler (Nov. 19)...nailed a three-pointer and hauled in three rebounds in her first start of the season at Cameron Indoor Stadium versus #4 Duke (Nov. 23)...recorded an assist and a steal in a start at Western Illinois (Nov. 27)...made a three-pointer and had two assists at Louisville (Dec. 8)...went 2-for-3 from three-point land and recorded a steal at Michigan (Dec. 20)...tallied five points, five boards, and four assists in 27 minutes versus Youngstown State (Jan. 12)...scored nine points on 3-of-6 shooting versus Green Bay (Jan. 26)...converted on her only three-point attempt at Wright State as part of a five-point game (Jan. 31)...accumulated a season-high five assists against Cleveland State (Feb. 2)...was 2-for-2 from the field at Detroit (Feb. 9)...brought down six boards and went 6-for-6 from the charity stripe versus UIC (Feb. 16)...scored eight points and had four assists against Milwaukee (Feb. 21)...started the final six games of the season, averaging 7.5 points in those tilts...recorded a season-high 14 points versus UIC in the Horizon League Conference Tournament while logging a season-high 33 minutes (Mar. 11)...tallied eight points and five rebounds in the season finale at #20 Green Bay (Mar. 13).

2011-2012: Appeared in 28 games and made four starts as a freshman ... most games played on the season among Valpo freshman ... averaged four points per game ... amassed 20 three-point field goals, the third highest total among Crusaders ... finished second on the team with 58 assists ... played 16 minutes in collegiate debut on Nov. 22 versus Western Illinois ... scored first collegiate points with five-point effort at Colorado (Nov. 25) ... earned first career start against Montana State (Nov. 26) ... set new career highs in points (7), steals (4) and assists (6) against Indiana Northwest (Nov. 30) ... posted first double-digit point total, surpassing personal best with 10 points in 26 minutes at Pittsburgh (Dec. 10) ... scored season-high 12 points on 3-of-5 shooting in win at Ball State (Dec. 18) ...  added eight points and two steals in first career Horizon League game against Wright State (Dec. 28) ... tallied a career-high three treys in an 11-point effort at Detroit (Dec. 31) ... grabbed a career-high five rebounds and played all 40 minutes in first career Horizon League start at home versus Youngstown State (Jan. 7) ... earned starting assignment and scored three points against Butler (Jan. 14) ... dished out four assists against Milwaukee (Jan. 26) ... started and scored eight points versus UIC (Feb. 16) ... eight-point, five-assist game off the bench against Loyola (Feb. 18) ... scored seven points versus Wright State (March 1) ... appeared in both the first round and quarterfinal games of the Horizon League Championships ... scored two points against No. 10 Green Bay (March 7).

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Huskies … a 2011 Indiana All-Star after being named a 2010 Indiana Junior All-Star … earned All-State honors from Hoosier Basketball Magazine three times … a McDonald’s All-American nominee as a senior … twice named the Hamilton County Player of the Year … a four-time All Mid-Indiana Conference selection … Indianapolis Star Player of the Year All-North in 2009-2010 … set a school record scoring 32 points in a game in 2010 … tallied a  school-record 13 assists in a contest in 2011 … holds schools career scoring and assist records at Hamilton Heights … led team to a 69-16 record during prep career … played basketball for coach Kurt Ogden.

Personal: Jessica is the daughter of Joe and Cathi Carr … major is business … born Aug. 20, 1992.

M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler