Francesca McCarthy Image
#54 FrancescaMcCarthy
Height: 5-9
Class: JR
Position: F
Hometown: Terre Haute, Ind.

2011-12: Appeared in all 32 games for the Saints, starting in 22 … averaged 4.1 points and 2.6 rebounds in 17.8 minutes of action per game … hit 76.9% of her free-throw attempts, good for second on the team … scored a season high 10 points on four different occasions … grabbed a season high 8 rebounds against Trinity International (1/14/12) … registered a career high 3 steals in the CCAC semifinal game against Cardinal Stritch (2/23/12).

2010-11: Appeared in all 31 games as a true freshman registering 1 start … averaged 1.7 points per game in 10.6 minutes of action … scored a season high 8 points against Trinity International (2/19/11) … grabbed a season high 5 rebounds against Cornerstone University (11/3/10) … shot 40% from the field on 18-of-45 shot attempts.

Prep: A member of the North Vigo High School basketball program where she earned numerous awards … Francesca won the Gold Medal Award, Rebounding Award, and Free Throw Award with the Patriots … she also won the 2010 3-point contest and was selected to the All Wabash Valley team … McCarthy was also named a FS The Magazine All-Star.

Personal: Francesca is the daughter of Joe and Mary McCarthy … majoring in Psychology … born on March 18, 1992.

Career Statistics

2012-13 Women's Basketball Roster
Roster for 2012-13 Women's Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
1Lindsey SteffenJRG/F5-8Nappanee, Ind.
2Kari BarnesFRG5-8Fort Wayne, Ind.
10Megan EveJRG5-7Scottsburg, Ind.
11Jillian DeLuciaJRG5-6Fishers, Ind.
14Lauren MalinowskiSRG5-2Dearborn Heights, Mich.
22Kristin NitkaJRG5-7Chicago, Ill.
24Angela ByrdSRG5-3Harvey, Ill.
30Maggie GondeckSOF6-0Michigan City, Ind.
33Jacques DonaldsonSRF5-9South Bend, Ind.
34Mary FitzgeraldJRG/F5-8Livonia, Mich.
44Carmen LoweFRF5-11Fort Wayne, Ind.
54Francesca McCarthyJRF5-9Terre Haute, Ind.
Aimee Niespodziany - Head Coach - 2nd season
Clem Litka - Assistant Coach - 2nd season
Katherine Ziola - Manager - 3rd season
Clare Shear - Manager - 3rd season