42 - Kathy Gruzynski
Kathy Gruzynski
Height: 6-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Elk Grove, Ill.
High School: James B. Conant
Position: C
AS A JUNIOR IN 2007-2008:

Saw action in 30 games, making three starts ... Averaged 13.6 minutes, 4.5 points and 3.2 rebounds per game ... Had a .696 free throw percentage, making 32 of 46 attempts ... Played a career-high 29 minutes and poured in a career-high 20 points at American ... Recorded a career-high eight field goals and 12 field goal attempts against Navy ... Had a career-high nine rebounds and six steals versus Colgate ... Tied her career-high in assists with three against Colgate ... Led the team in rebounds three times ... Led the team in scoring twice ... Tied the team-high in rebounds with seven against Rhode Island ... Had 10 points and three rebounds against American ... Totaled 10 points, five rebounds and two assists versus Navy ... Scored a team-high 14 points while chipping in five rebounds and one block in 15 minutes played at Colgate ... Led the team in scoring with 16 points and tallied five rebounds in the Patriot League quarterfinals versus Navy. AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2006-2007: Saw action in 32 games ... Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Averaged 11.5 minutes, 2.4 rebounds, and 2.5 points per game ... Had a .657 free throw percentage, making 23 of 35 attempts ... Had seven rebounds versus Lafayette on Jan. 6 ... Played 18 minutes against Dartmouth ... Recorded four steals vs. Navy ... Recorded a season-high four field goals against Lehigh on Feb. 24 ... Had a career-high three assists on Jan. 10 versus Army ... Had two blocks against Colgate on Jan. 24 ... Saw her first action of the season against Yale. AS A FRESHMAN IN 2005-2006: Appeared in 29 games ... Averaged 6.1 minutes, 1.5 points and 1.1 rebounds per game ... Scored five points and came up with a steal vs. Lehigh ... Recorded four steals in 11 minutes played, to go along with four points, a rebound and an assist against Navy ... Tied a season-high with 11 minutes played and recorded four points and two rebounds at Lehigh ... Tallied four points, two rebounds and a career-high two blocks in nine minutes of action against Colgate ... Had two points and two rebounds in one minute of play at Army ... Scored four points and had two steals against Lafayette ... Chipped in with two points and two rebounds in five minutes of action against Boston University ... Tied a season-high with 11 minutes of play and scored four points, to go along with three rebounds and an assist against Memphis ... Saw a season-high 11 minutes and grabbed three rebounds and had a steal against Western Kentucky ... Chipped in four points and two rebounds in eight minutes of action against St. Peter's ... Scored a season-high five points in nine minutes of action against Dartmouth in the home opener ... Grabbed five rebounds in nine minutes of action at UMass ... Saw her first action of the season at Northeastern. HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in volleyball and basketball ... Team captain senior year ... Averaged 17.2 points and 5.4 rebounds as a senior ... Scored in double figures in 21 of 24 games as a senior ... Poured in 30 points or more three times ... Champaign News-Gazette All-State honorable mention (2004) ... Daily Herald All-Area first team (2004) ... All-Conference first team (2004) ... Led James B. Conant to the War-Hawk Thanksgiving Tournament championship in 2003 and the Dixon Christmas Tournament and Rockford Guilford Thanksgiving Tournament championships in 2002 ... War-Hawk Tournament MVP ... Guilford All-Tournament Team. PERSONAL: Daughter of Bill and Laurie Gruzynski ... Has one sister, Vicki, who is a graduate student at Indiana State University ... Has two brothers, Bill and Mike... Mike is a freshman at Georgia Tech ... A Visual Arts Studio Major.