UVU faces New Mexico State on Saturday at 2 p.m. in PE Building.
At Utah Valley ... FRESHMAN (2013-14): Appeared in 28 games and earned three starts during her true freshman campaign ... averaged 4.8 points, 2.8 rebounds, 0.9 assists, and 0.3 steals in 16.5 minutes per contest ... scored a season-best 18 points against Texas-Pan American on 5-of-9 shooting on Jan. 30 ... also pulled down nine rebounds in the contest, coming just one board shy of her first career double-double ... scored 15 points and knocked down a trio of 3-pointers in UVU's 72-46 win over Chicago State on Jan. 25 ... finished the year shooting 42.3 percent (44-104) from the field, 35.4 percent (17-48) from beyond the arc, and 75.7 percent (28-37) from the free throw line.
Before Utah Valley ... Prepped at Wasatch High School in Heber City, Utah ... was a team captain her senior season and was named first team all-state by the Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune after averaging 19.7 points and 8.5 rebounds per game ... led her team in scoring, rebounding, steals, and assists ... finished her senior season fifth in the entire state in scoring and second in the 3A classification ... as a junior, named the Wasatch High School Player of the Year ... named second team all-state and first team all-region ... was named WHS' MVP and picked up all-state honorable mention honors from the Deseret News as a sophomore ... helped the Wasps to the state playoffs for three consecutive seasons ... also ran track and played soccer in high school.
Born Nov. 10, 1994 in Salt Lake City ... daughter to Mike and Colleen MaWhinney ... graduated from WHS in 2013 with a 3.99 GPA ... plans to major in communications at UVU.