12 Cara Deroy
12 Cara Deroy
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hamden, Conn.
High School: Hamden
Position: G

Honors: Spring 2012 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Fall 2011 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Spring 2011 NE-10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll ... Fall 2010 NE-10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

As a Sophomore: Played in 26 games with 17 starts … averaged 6.2 points-per-game … led team with 65 assists … finished tied for second on the team with 41 steals … record a season-best seven assists at Southern Connecticut State on Jan. 11 … scored a career-high 20 points, including 18 in the second half, in a 64-57 come-from-behind win over New Haven on Jan. 17.

As a Freshman: Played in all 27 games off the bench, averaging 11.3 minutes .. . averaged 3.9 points ... in her collegiate debut against UMass Lowell on Nov. 17, she tallied a season-high 15 points ... second on the team in assists (32), collecting multiple helpers nine times ... qualified for the fall and spring NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School: Played four years of varsity basketball and softball, and two years of varsity volleyball, at Hamden High School ... scored 1,347 career points ... as a senior, averaged 17.9 points, 4.1 assists, 3.6 rebounds, and 2.9 steals per game ... played in Connecticut High School Coaches' Association Class L-LL All-Star Game, and was an All-State selection ... scored 25 points in both of Handen's playoff games as a senior ... a three-time All-Quinnipiac conference selection ... a New Haven Register All-State Honorable Mention selection as a junior ... in softball, a CHSCA All-State pick as a senior, and SCC All-Conference selection.

Personal: Cara Jane Deroy ... daughter of Gary and Patricia Deroy ... majoring in psychology, and minoring in sociology ... a Dean's List qualifier ... father played ice hockey at New England College ... has an older brother, and a twin sister.