33 - Katie Ganser
Katie Ganser
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Needham, Mass.
High School: Needham
Position: F
Major: Biology
gp 29
pts/g 4.3
fg % 40.0
3pt % 29.2
ft % 58.8
reb/g 3.0
a/g 0.9

2012-13: Started in all 29 games, averaging 19.8 minutes per contest … Chipped in 4.3 ppg while hauling down 3.0 rpg … Shot 40 percent from the field on 50 made field goals and also dropped 14-of-48 (.292) from downtown … Distributed 26 assists and totaled 11 blocks and 15 steals.

2011-12: Appeared in all 25 games as a junior … Averaged 3.7 points per game and 3.5 rebounds … Poured in nine points on 1-1 from behind the arc and five rebounds vs. Saint Michael’s (2/14) … Scored nine points on 3-6 from the field and racked up a season-high eight rebounds against Adelphi (1/3) … Recorded 15 steals, including 2 against UMass Lowell (12/3) … Recorded 31 assists and 11 blocks.

2010-11: Appeared in all 27 games as a sophomore … Averaged 3.6 points per game and 2.8 rebounds … Poured in a season-high 16 points on 4-7 from behind the arc and four rebounds at Saint Anselm (2/5) … Scored 12 points on 4-5 from the field and five rebounds at Millersville (12/30) … Racked up a season-high eight rebounds at Adelphi (1/15) … Recorded nine steals, including four against Southern New Hampshire (12/7) … Recorded 14 assists and seven blocks.

2009-10: Appeared in 28 games and started 15 contests in her first season … Averaged 6.2 points per game and 3.0 rebounds per contest … Shot 38.4% from the floor and 29.1% from downtown … Pulled down a season-best 11 rebounds against Assumption (1/9) … Scored 17 points against Stonehill (11/24) … Tallied 16 points against Queens (12/22).

Before Merrimack: Was a four-year varsity member and three-year starter of a Needham High School basketball team that won the Bay State Conference championship her freshman and sophomore year … As a junior, she was named a Second Team all-star and Globe all-star … As a senior she was named a First Team all-star, Globe all-star and Herald all-star.

Personal: Born on December 2, 1990 … Daughter of Allen and Connie … Has two younger sisters, Christine and Madelyn … Sister Christine attends Holy Cross and is a member of the women's basketball team there ... Biology major at Merrimack.


CAREER HIGHS

Points: 17, at Franklin Pierce -- 11/13/12 ; at Stonehill College -- 11/24/09
Rebounds: 11, Assumption -- 01/09/10
Assists: 4, Bentley -- 11/22/11 ; at UMass Lowell -- 12/3/11
Steals: 4, Southern N.H. -- 12/7/10
Blocks: 3, at Saint Rose -- 01/23/13 ; at Millersville -- 12/30/10
FG made: 6, at Franklin Pierce -- 11/13/12 ; Tampa -- 11/21/09 ; vs QUEENS -- 12/22/09
FG attempts: 13, Tampa -- 11/21/09 ; vs QUEENS -- 12/22/09
3FG made: 4, at St. Anselm -- 02/05/11 ; at Franklin Pierce -- 11/13/12
3FG attempts: 7, at St. Anselm -- 02/05/11 ; vs QUEENS -- 12/22/09
FT made: 4, at Stonehill College -- 11/24/09
FT attempts: 4, 7 times


Career Summary
  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2009-10   28-15  666  23.8  66  172  .384  23  79  .291  18  25  .720  23  62  85  3.0  58  35  57  14  173  6.2 
2010-11   27-1  406  15.0  35  102  .343  12  46  .261  14  21  .667  23  52  75  2.8  47  14  33  96  3.6 
2011-12   25-13  586  23.4  37  96  .385  12  41  .293  17  .412  21  67  88  3.5  51  31  52  11  15  93  3.7 
2012-13   29-29  573  19.8  50  125  .400  14  48  .292  10  17  .588  29  58  87  3.0  41  26  49  11  15  124  4.3 
TOTAL  109-58  2231  20.5  188  495  .380  61  214  .285  49  80  .613  96  239  335  3.1  197  106  191  37  53  486  4.5 


Recent Games
Feb 20 at St. Michael's W, 66-64
Feb 23 at Southern N.H. W, 65-62
Feb 26 Franklin Pierce W, 70-50
Mar 1 at Pace W, 75-70
Mar 3 at Stonehill W, 77-72
Mar 7 at Assumption L, 74-64
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 22
Games started 29 22
Minutes 573 455
Minutes per game 19.8 20.7
FG 50-125 36-95
FG Pct 40.0 37.9
3PT 14-48 11-36
3PT Pct 29.2 30.6
FT 10-17 9-16
FT Pct 58.8 56.2
Off rebounds 29 22
Def rebounds 58 44
Total rebounds 87 66
Rebounds per game 3.0 3.0
Personal fouls 41 40
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 26 16
Turnovers 49 43
Assist to turnover ratio 0.5 0.4
Steals 15 9
Blocks 11 8
Points 124 92
Points per game 4.3 4.2
Points per 40 min 8.7 8.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 8 Fisher W, 95-26 1 19 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 10
Nov 13 at Franklin Pierce W, 63-60 1 26 6-10 60.0 4-4 100.0 1-1 100.0 17
Nov 16 at Dominican (N.Y.) W, 65-45 1 23 4-8 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Nov 17 vs. Nyack W, 80-50 1 15 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 20 at Bentley L, 73-61 1 34 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 28 St. Anselm W, 64-53 1 17 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 1 at Mass.-Lowell L, 80-67 1 23 3-8 37.5 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 7
Dec 4 St. Michael's W, 63-45 1 19 2-9 22.2 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 6
Dec 8 Southern N.H. W, 61-58 1 19 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 15 Molloy W, 57-42 1 27 5-11 45.5 0-3 0.0 1-1 100.0 11
Dec 19 St. Thomas Aquinas W, 90-42 1 14 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 5 Stonehill L, 84-67 1 21 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 9 at Adelphi L, 73-60 1 18 2-3 66.7 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 12 New Haven W, 92-74 1 24 3-8 37.5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Jan 15 Le Moyne W, 82-75 1 23 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 19 at Southern Conn. St. W, 74-70 1 17 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 23 at St. Rose L, 66-65 1 17 2-5 40.0 1-2 50.0 2-4 50.0 7
Jan 26 American Int'l L, 67-64 1 15 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Jan 29 Pace L, 71-61 1 22 0-6 0.0 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 2 at Assumption L, 86-62 1 26 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 6 Bentley L, 72-58 1 17 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 10 at Stonehill L, 67-55 1 21 1-3 33.3 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 13 at St. Anselm W, 73-48 1 19 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 6
Feb 16 Mass.-Lowell L, 91-72 1 21 2-5 40.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
Feb 20 at St. Michael's W, 66-64 1 20 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 23 at Southern N.H. W, 65-62 1 16 3-6 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Feb 26 Franklin Pierce W, 70-50 1 20 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Mar 1 at Pace W, 75-70 1 16 2-4 50.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 5
Mar 3 at Stonehill W, 77-72 1 10 2-4 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 4
Mar 7 at Assumption L, 74-64 1 13 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 8 Fisher W, 95-26 1 19 1 2 3 4 2 2.0 2 0 0 0
Nov 13 at Franklin Pierce W, 63-60 1 26 3 1 4 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 16 at Dominican (N.Y.) W, 65-45 1 23 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 1 1 0 0
Nov 17 vs. Nyack W, 80-50 1 15 0 4 4 3 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 20 at Bentley L, 73-61 1 34 3 1 4 2 1 2.0 1 0 2 0
Nov 28 St. Anselm W, 64-53 1 17 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 1 at Mass.-Lowell L, 80-67 1 23 3 5 8 1 5 0.2 1 1 4 0
Dec 4 St. Michael's W, 63-45 1 19 1 0 1 1 0 - 1 0 1 0
Dec 8 Southern N.H. W, 61-58 1 19 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 15 Molloy W, 57-42 1 27 5 4 9 2 1 2.0 1 1 0 0
Dec 19 St. Thomas Aquinas W, 90-42 1 14 0 1 1 2 0 - 3 0 1 0
Jan 5 Stonehill L, 84-67 1 21 3 2 5 1 3 0.3 1 0 0 0
Jan 9 at Adelphi L, 73-60 1 18 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Jan 12 New Haven W, 92-74 1 24 1 4 5 2 2 1.0 1 1 2 0
Jan 15 Le Moyne W, 82-75 1 23 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 1 1 0 0
Jan 19 at Southern Conn. St. W, 74-70 1 17 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 5 1
Jan 23 at St. Rose L, 66-65 1 17 2 3 5 0 4 0.0 1 3 0 0
Jan 26 American Int'l L, 67-64 1 15 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 29 Pace L, 71-61 1 22 1 5 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 2 at Assumption L, 86-62 1 26 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 6 Bentley L, 72-58 1 17 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 10 at Stonehill L, 67-55 1 21 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 13 at St. Anselm W, 73-48 1 19 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 16 Mass.-Lowell L, 91-72 1 21 1 1 2 2 3 0.7 1 0 3 0
Feb 20 at St. Michael's W, 66-64 1 20 1 2 3 0 6 0.0 0 1 2 0
Feb 23 at Southern N.H. W, 65-62 1 16 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 0
Feb 26 Franklin Pierce W, 70-50 1 20 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 1 1 0
Mar 1 at Pace W, 75-70 1 16 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Mar 3 at Stonehill W, 77-72 1 10 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 1 1 0 0
Mar 7 at Assumption L, 74-64 1 13 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 29 29 19.8 1.7-4.3 40.0 0.5-1.7 29.2 0.3-0.6 58.8 4.3
Total 29 29 19.8 1.7-4.3 40.0 0.5-1.7 29.2 0.3-0.6 58.8 4.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 29 29 573 50-125 40.0 14-48 29.2 10-17 58.8 124
Total 29 29 573 50-125 40.0 14-48 29.2 10-17 58.8 124
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 29 29 19.8 3.5-8.7 40.0 1.0-3.4 29.2 0.7-1.2 58.8 8.7
Total 29 29 19.8 3.5-8.7 40.0 1.0-3.4 29.2 0.7-1.2 58.8 8.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 29 29 19.8 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.4 0.0 0.9 1.7 0.5 0.5 0.4
Total 29 29 19.8 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.4 0.0 0.9 1.7 0.5 0.5 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 29 29 573 29 58 87 41 1 26 49 0.5 15 11
Total 29 29 573 29 58 87 41 1 26 49 0.5 15 11
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2012-13 29 29 19.8 2.0 4.0 6.1 2.9 0.1 1.8 3.4 0.5 1.0 0.8
Total 29 29 19.8 2.0 4.0 6.1 2.9 0.1 1.8 3.4 0.5 1.0 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 29 19.8 1.7-4.3 40.0 0.5-1.7 29.2 0.3-0.6 58.8 4.3
Conference 22 22 20.7 1.6-4.3 37.9 0.5-1.6 30.6 0.4-0.7 56.2 4.2
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 4.0-6.0 66.7 0.0-1.0 0.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 10.0

Home 13 13 19.9 1.4-4.5 31.0 0.2-1.9 12.0 0.3-0.5 66.7 3.3
Away 15 15 19.9 2.1-4.3 49.2 0.7-1.5 50.0 0.4-0.7 54.5 5.4
Neutral 1 1 15.0 0.0-2.0 0.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

Wins 17 17 19.1 2.1-4.9 42.2 0.5-1.8 29.0 0.3-0.5 55.6 4.9
Losses 12 12 20.7 1.2-3.5 35.7 0.4-1.4 29.4 0.4-0.7 62.5 3.3

November 5 5 23.0 2.2-5.0 44.0 1.2-2.2 54.5 0.2-0.2 100.0 5.8
December 5 5 20.4 2.2-6.0 36.7 0.2-1.8 11.1 0.6-1.2 50.0 5.2
January 8 8 19.6 1.4-3.5 39.3 0.2-1.6 15.4 0.5-0.8 66.7 3.5
February 8 8 20.0 1.6-4.2 38.2 0.5-1.4 36.4 0.2-0.5 50.0 4.0
March 3 3 13.0 1.3-2.7 50.0 0.3-1.3 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 29 573 50-125 40.0 14-48 29.2 10-17 58.8 124
Conference 22 22 455 36-95 37.9 11-36 30.6 9-16 56.2 92
Exhibition 1 1 19 4-6 66.7 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 10

Home 13 13 259 18-58 31.0 3-25 12.0 4-6 66.7 43
Away 15 15 299 32-65 49.2 11-22 50.0 6-11 54.5 81
Neutral 1 1 15 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0

Wins 17 17 325 35-83 42.2 9-31 29.0 5-9 55.6 84
Losses 12 12 248 15-42 35.7 5-17 29.4 5-8 62.5 40

November 5 5 115 11-25 44.0 6-11 54.5 1-1 100.0 29
December 5 5 102 11-30 36.7 1-9 11.1 3-6 50.0 26
January 8 8 157 11-28 39.3 2-13 15.4 4-6 66.7 28
February 8 8 160 13-34 38.2 4-11 36.4 2-4 50.0 32
March 3 3 39 4-8 50.0 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 9
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 29 19.8 3.5-8.7 40.0 1.0-3.4 29.2 0.7-1.2 58.8 8.7
Conference 22 22 20.7 3.2-8.4 37.9 1.0-3.2 30.6 0.8-1.4 56.2 8.1
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 8.4-12.6 66.7 0.0-2.1 0.0 4.2-4.2 100.0 21.1

Home 13 13 19.9 2.8-9.0 31.0 0.5-3.9 12.0 0.6-0.9 66.7 6.6
Away 15 15 19.9 4.3-8.7 49.2 1.5-2.9 50.0 0.8-1.5 54.5 10.8
Neutral 1 1 15.0 0.0-5.3 0.0 0.0-2.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0

Wins 17 17 19.1 4.3-10.2 42.2 1.1-3.8 29.0 0.6-1.1 55.6 10.3
Losses 12 12 20.7 2.4-6.8 35.7 0.8-2.7 29.4 0.8-1.3 62.5 6.5

November 5 5 23.0 3.8-8.7 44.0 2.1-3.8 54.5 0.3-0.3 100.0 10.1
December 5 5 20.4 4.3-11.8 36.7 0.4-3.5 11.1 1.2-2.4 50.0 10.2
January 8 8 19.6 2.8-7.1 39.3 0.5-3.3 15.4 1.0-1.5 66.7 7.1
February 8 8 20.0 3.2-8.5 38.2 1.0-2.8 36.4 0.5-1.0 50.0 8.0
March 3 3 13.0 4.1-8.2 50.0 1.0-4.1 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 9.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 29 19.8 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.4 0.0 0.9 1.7 0.5 0.5 0.4
Conference 22 22 20.7 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.8 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.4 0.4 0.4
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 0.0

Home 13 13 19.9 1.0 2.0 3.0 1.5 0.0 1.1 1.5 0.7 0.8 0.3
Away 15 15 19.9 1.1 1.9 2.9 1.4 0.1 0.6 2.0 0.3 0.3 0.5
Neutral 1 1 15.0 0.0 4.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

Wins 17 17 19.1 0.8 1.8 2.6 1.1 0.1 1.0 1.4 0.7 0.6 0.4
Losses 12 12 20.7 1.2 2.2 3.5 1.9 0.0 0.8 2.1 0.4 0.4 0.3

November 5 5 23.0 1.2 2.2 3.4 1.2 0.0 1.0 1.4 0.7 0.4 0.2
December 5 5 20.4 1.8 2.2 4.0 1.6 0.0 1.2 1.4 0.9 1.2 0.4
January 8 8 19.6 0.9 2.6 3.5 1.6 0.1 0.9 2.1 0.4 0.5 0.6
February 8 8 20.0 0.6 1.6 2.2 1.8 0.0 0.6 1.9 0.3 0.2 0.2
March 3 3 13.0 0.7 0.7 1.3 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 29 573 29 58 87 41 1 26 49 0.5 15 11
Conference 22 22 455 22 44 66 40 1 16 43 0.4 9 8
Exhibition 1 1 19 1 2 3 0 0 4 2 2.0 2 0

Home 13 13 259 13 26 39 20 0 14 19 0.7 10 4
Away 15 15 299 16 28 44 21 1 9 30 0.3 5 7
Neutral 1 1 15 0 4 4 0 0 3 0 - 0 0

Wins 17 17 325 14 31 45 18 1 17 24 0.7 10 7
Losses 12 12 248 15 27 42 23 0 9 25 0.4 5 4

November 5 5 115 6 11 17 6 0 5 7 0.7 2 1
December 5 5 102 9 11 20 8 0 6 7 0.9 6 2
January 8 8 157 7 21 28 13 1 7 17 0.4 4 5
February 8 8 160 5 13 18 14 0 5 15 0.3 2 2
March 3 3 39 2 2 4 0 0 3 3 1.0 1 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 29 29 19.8 2.0 4.0 6.1 2.9 0.1 1.8 3.4 0.5 1.0 0.8
Conference 22 22 20.7 1.9 3.9 5.8 3.5 0.1 1.4 3.8 0.4 0.8 0.7
Exhibition 1 1 19.0 2.1 4.2 6.3 0.0 0.0 8.4 4.2 2.0 4.2 0.0

Home 13 13 19.9 2.0 4.0 6.0 3.1 0.0 2.2 2.9 0.7 1.5 0.6
Away 15 15 19.9 2.1 3.7 5.9 2.8 0.1 1.2 4.0 0.3 0.7 0.9
Neutral 1 1 15.0 0.0 10.7 10.7 0.0 0.0 8.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0

Wins 17 17 19.1 1.7 3.8 5.5 2.2 0.1 2.1 3.0 0.7 1.2 0.9
Losses 12 12 20.7 2.4 4.4 6.8 3.7 0.0 1.5 4.0 0.4 0.8 0.6

November 5 5 23.0 2.1 3.8 5.9 2.1 0.0 1.7 2.4 0.7 0.7 0.3
December 5 5 20.4 3.5 4.3 7.8 3.1 0.0 2.4 2.7 0.9 2.4 0.8
January 8 8 19.6 1.8 5.4 7.1 3.3 0.3 1.8 4.3 0.4 1.0 1.3
February 8 8 20.0 1.2 3.2 4.5 3.5 0.0 1.2 3.8 0.3 0.5 0.5
March 3 3 13.0 2.1 2.1 4.1 0.0 0.0 3.1 3.1 1.0 1.0 1.0