Green Wave go 20-11 overall, finish fourth in C-USA and advance to the postseason
Jamie Kaplan posts game highs with 17 points, seven assists as Green Wave reach 20-win plateau
Dale tallied double-double with 18 points, 12 rebounds as Wave improve to 19-6 overall, 10-2 in C-USA
Blagg, Dale score 17 points each as Green Wave improve to 18-6 overall, 9-2 in C-USA action
Guard tandem of Kaplan, Latham lead five Green Wave players in double figures with 14 points each
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2013-14: Played in all 31 games with nine starts as a true freshman...finished second on the team in free throw percentage (.727), third in assists (60) and steals (36), and fourth in field goal percentage (.422) while averaging 6.3 points and 3.3 rebounds per game...tallied double-digit scoring totals five times, including a season-high 14 points after sinking 6-of-12 field goals - including a 2-of-4 performance from beyond the 3-point arc - at UTSA (2/9)...had four or more assists four times and five or more rebounds on 15 occasions, including a career-best six dimes and seven boards vs FIU (2/15)...posted nine multiple-steal ballgames, including a season-best four thefts at Charlotte (1/22) and vs North Texas (2/5)...blocked one shot vs Loyola (12/18), at Charlotte, vs Louisiana Tech (1/25), at Florida Atlantic (2/12), at UAB (2/22), at Southern Miss (3/1) and vs Middle Tennessee (3/5)...off the court, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club, and claimed C-USA Academic Medal honors for posting a GPA of 3.75 or higher.
High School: Five-year varsity letterwinner, playing the last three at Clear Spring High for coach Pam Crawford while playing as a freshman at Sue V. Cleveland (N.M.) High for coach Felicia Boatman and seeing varsity action as an eighth grader at Rio Rancho (N.M.) High for coach Bob McIntyre...rated a three-star recruit, received a 90 scout grade and was tabbed the No. 44 shooting guard in the nation by ESPN.com while ranking as the 42nd guard nationally by Dan Olson's Collegiate Girls Basketball Report and the 44th player in the state of Texas by Joey Simmons' Premiere Basketball Report... helped lead the Chargers to a combined 103-11 overall record with three consecutive 5A Region III District 12 titles and back-to-back-to-back trips to the regional semifinals while helping Cleveland High to a 15-13 mark in 2009-10 and helping Rio Rancho go 27-3 and finished ranked second in the state in 2008-09...averaged 13.2 points, 5.8 rebounds, 4.3 assists, 2.6 steals and 0.7 blocks per game as a senior en route to earning first-team all-state, all-district and All-Greater Houston honors...also garnered Galveston County Defensive Player of the Year and Clear Creek ISD Co-MVP distinction, claimed MVP of the Peggy Sue Whitley Tournament and a spot on the McDonald's Invitational and Sandra Meadows Classic All-Tournament teams, was selected to the Elements of a Champion All-Star Team and was a finalist for the Houston Touchdown Club's Girls Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year...as a junior, was named to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches 5A All-Region III and claimed second-team all-district honors after averaging 10.2 points and 3.7 rebounds per game while chipping in with 87 assists, 64 steals and 21 blocked shots. As a sophomore, she tallied 11.6 points and 3.7 rebounds per outing to go with 88 assists, 104 steals and seven blocks...also lettered once in volleyball...in addition to her prep career, also played for Cy-Fair Nike Elite where she was named the No. 72 summer prospect in the 2013 Class by Carolina Scouting Report and saw action for the Nike National AAU Team...off the court, graduated Magna Cum Laude with a 4.998 weighted GPA, received the United States Marine Corps Distinguished Athlete Award and the Clear Springs Leadership Medal...was a member of the National Honor Society, Safe School Ambassadors and Top Teens of American...claimed Superintendent Scholar honors three consecutive years and was named first-team Academic All-State as a senior.
Personal: Born Courtnie Anyce Latham on April 17, 1995, in Austin, Texas...daughter of Mireo and Antoinette Latham...has one brother, Christian, and one sister, Shantel...grandfather, Clifford Johnson, played Major League Baseball with the Houston Astros (1972-77), New York Yankees (1977-79), Cleveland Indians (1979-80), Chicago Cubs (1980), Oakland Athletics (1981-82_, Toronto Blue Jays (1983-85) and Texas Rangers (1985)...uncle, Vince Young was an All-American quarterback at Texas and played in the NFL with the Tennessee Titans (2006-10) and Philadelphia Eagles (2011)...uncle, Mike Eastler, played Major League Baseball with the Houston Astros (1973-75), California Angels (1976), Pittsburgh Pirates 91977-83), Boston Red Sox (1984-85), New York Yankees (1986-87) and Philadelphia Phillies (1987)...majoring in business management.
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