Abbie Letz

Abbie Letz

Player Profile


El Paso, Texas

High School:
El Paso Hanks HS




GENERAL INFORMATION: A shooting guard who has played in every game her first three seasons...capable of shooting the ball from anywhere on the floor...will take on more of a leadership role this season.

2004-05: Started in all 31 games...hit a career-high seven free throws for a season-high and conference career-high 17 points against San Diego State...scored 16 points on a season-high four 3-point field goals against Arizona State to earn MWC Player of the Week honors on Dec. 20...recorded her first career double-double against Air Force with 10 points and a career-high 11 rebounds, including a career-high six defensive rebounds...scored in double figures 12 times with eight coming in MWC games.

2003-04: Played in every game and started 19...grabbed at least five or more rebounds in 10 games...12th in the conference in 3-point field goal percentage (.318)...scored a season-high 14 points on 5-of-11 shooting at home against Colorado State...hit a 3-point shot late in the game to help seal victories against Utah and Colorado State at home and at UNLV...opened the MWC Tournament with 12 points and seven rebounds against Air Force.

2002-03: Played in all 33 games, starting one...scored 20 points against Kent State, going 5-8 from the three-point line...grabbed seven rebounds against Cal State Fullerton...13 points against Memphis, including three 3-pointers...named to the Southwest Airlines Lobo Shootout All-Tournament team...had 21 points and eight rebounds in Las Vegas at the MWC Tournament...had four rebounds, three assists and three points against Mississippi State in the NCAA Tournament...earned MWC Academic All-Conference honors and MWC Scholar-Athlete Award.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2002 graduate of Hanks High School in El Paso, Texas...was district MVP three years in a row...first team all-city for three years...helped lead Hanks to four District 2-5A titles and was a TABC and TGCA all-star...inducted into the El Paso Hall of Fame and was named the 2-5A Female Athlete of the Year...averaged 22 points and 12.1 rebounds her senior year...lettered in basketball and volleyball...team went 98-29 in her four years...AAU team was the 2001 national champions.

PERSONAL: Born in El Paso on February 25, 1984...older brother Kevin played on the UNM baseball team...both parents played basketball at New Mexico State...besides basketball, enjoys movies and shopping...majoring in Secondary Education.