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    Sara Stutz
    Sara Stutz

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Glenview, Ill.

    High School:
    Glenbrook South

    Position:
    G

    Birthdate:
    05/23/1986



    02/01/2007

    Northwestern vs. #5 Ohio State

    Northwestern vs. #5 Ohio State

    01/18/2007

    Northwestern vs. #12 Purdue

    Northwestern vs. #12 Purdue

    2007-08: Played in 20 games, starting 13 of them... Named to ESPN The Magazine'sAcademic All-District Third Team... Finalist for Lowe's Senior CLASS Award... Sustained a partial ACL tear against Penn State (1/10) and returned to action at Michigan State (2/21)... Averaged 23.3 minutes, 4.8 points and 3.5 rebounds per game... Recorded 31 assists and 26 steals on the year...Led the team in steals in eight of the 20 games she played... Led the team with 12 points and three steals at Seton Hall (12/6)...Recorded team-leading five assists in the season-opener against Dayton (11/9).

    2006-07: Started 22 games and saw action in all 30 games as a junior ... Second on the team in scoring with 11.0 ppg ... Scored a career-high 26 points against Loyola on 11/12/06 and scored in double-figures in 21 out of 30 games ... Led the team in scoring in six games... Second on team with 78.5 free throw percentage ... Third on team with 30.6 three-point percentage, hitting a team-high 33 treys ... Second on team in blocks with 17 ... Third on team in steals with 36, stealing the ball a career-high three times against Penn State on 1/4/07 and 2/11/07 and against Indiana on 2/22/07 ... Third on team with 70 assists ... Dished out a season-high six assists against Georgia Tech on 12/18/06 ... Fourth on team with 127 rebounds, averaging 4.2 rpg ... Grabbed a season-high nine rebounds against Minnesota on 3/1/07 ... Named Academic All-Big Ten.

    2005-06: Started every game as a sophomore ... Third on team in scoring with 7.6 ppg; second among returners in scoring ... Led the team in minutes-per game (32.4) ... Also led team in 3-pointers made (32) and blocked shots (19) ... Third on team in assists (78) ... Fourth on team in rebounds with 3.3 rpg and steals (38) ... Recorded her first double-double--14 points, 12 rebounds at Western Michigan on 12/14/05 ... Scored a season-high 20 points against then-No.17 Michigan State on 2/2/06 ... Pulled down a career-high 12 caroms vs. Western Michigan on 12/14/05 ... Dished out a career-best seven assists against Creighton on 11/19/05 ... Led NU in scoring three times and recorded nine double-digit scoring performances ... Chipped in a perfect performance from the field going 6-for-6 with 14 points, three rebounds, two assists, and two steals against UW-Milwaukee on 1/18/06 ... 13th in the Big Ten in 3-point field goal percentage with .345 (conference games only), 10th in blocked shots with 14 (conference games only) and 15th in minutes per game played with 33.4 (conference games only).

    2004-05:Started every game as a freshman ... Fourth on the team in scoring with 8.2 ppg; second among returners in scoring ... Second on the team in minutes-per-game (29.0) ... Third on the team in 3-pointers made (13) ... Fourth on the team in free throws made (38) ... Recorded career-high 22 points against then-No. 15 Minnesota on 2/7/05 ... Dished out career-best six assists against Kentucky on 12/1/04 ... Recorded 12 double-digit scoring performances ... Pulled-down a career-high eight rebounds twice: vs. Wisconsin on 1/2/05 and vs. Towson on 12/22/04.

    High School: Named to the All-Stars Girls Report Top 250 Class of 2004 ... Street & Smith All-American (HM) 2003 ... Associated Press second-team all-state ... Sun-Times all-area team ... Pioneer Press North honorary captain in 2004... Glenbrook co-captain and co-MVP in 2003 and 2004 ... Central Suburban League all-Conference team in 2003 and 2004 ... Averaged 18.6 ppg, 6.5 rpg and 4.2 apg in high school ... AAU team is the Illinois Hustle.

    Personal:Born Sara T. Stutz on 5/23/1986 ... Parents are Kathy and Jim Stutz ... Member of the National Honor Society and Cum Laude Society at Glenbrook South ... Majoring in Sociology.

    Stutz's Career Stats

    Year G-GS MIN FG-A PCT 3P-A PCT FT-A PCT REB AVG A BL ST PTS AVG
    2004-05 30-30 871 98-248 .395 13-56 .232 38-51 .745 100 3.3 56 4 31 247 8.2
    2005-06 28-28 908 82-230 .357 32-88 .364 18-30 .600 93 3.3 78 19 38 214 7.6
    2006-07 30-22 866 123-294 .418 33-108 .306 51-65 .785 127 4.2 70 17 36 330 11.0
    2007-08 20-13 465 35-140 .250 9-47 .191 17-32 .531 69 3.5 31 4 26 96 4.8
    Totals 108-93 3110 338-912 .371 87-299 .291 124-178 .697 389 3.6 235 44 131 887 8.2