#3 Casie Cowan
|HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL)||Seymour, Tenn./Seymour HS|
2011-12 (SOPHOMORE): Voted NAIA Honorable Mention All-American … Earned First Team All-TranSouth Conference honors, averaging 10.4 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game … Played in all 29 contests, starting 12, averaging 28.0 minutes per contest … Scored double figures in 17 games … Ranked third on club with 46 assists … Registered 17 points and five boards but made only 7-of-26 shots at Georgetown College … Netted 11 points versus University of Rio Grande and 10 versus Talladega College … Posted 15 points at Oakwood University and 12 with three 3-pointers at Lindsey Wilson … Started just one game after January 5 at Lyon College, instead providing offense off the bench … Scored at least eight points in 15 of the final 18 games of season … Made five 3-pointers and finished with 19 points at Trevecca Nazarene … Scored season-best 21 points on 9-of-17 shooting with three trifectas at Freed-Hardeman … Hit just 6-of-31 (19 percent) from behind the arc over final six games after FHU.
2010-11 (FRESHMAN): Voted Second Team All-TranSouth and to the All-Freshman Team … Averaged team-best 12.4 points along with 2.1 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.5 steals while starting all 30 contests … Scored in double figures in 21 contests, including 13 of 17 outings versus TranSouth competition … Led squad in scoring 10 times … Ranked third in TranSouth in 3-point field goal percentage (.360), fifth in 3-pointers made (59), 11th in scoring, 12th in steals and 17th in assists … Hit three or more 3-pointers in a game nine times, with season-high five trifectas at Martin Methodist … Netted 17 points with six rebounds and three assists at Georgetown College and posted 22 points with three helpers versus Midway College … Collected 16 points with four 3-pointers in 23 minutes against Oakwood Univ. … Recorded 18 points with four more trifectas at home against Bryan College and added 10 points at Bryan … Registered 15 points versus Indiana Wesleyan and 14 against the Univ. of the Cumberlands … Netted 18 points at Freed-Hardeman, beginning a string of 10 straight double-digit performances … Posted 12 points both at Blue Mountain and versus Trevecca Nazarene before collecting 18 against Bethel Univ. … Hit 5-of-11 from behind the arc en route to 21 points at MMC … Scored then career-high 26 points at Lyon College, making 8-of-15 from the field with three 3-points and 7-for-8 at the foul line … Netted career-best 28 points in second meeting against Martin Methodist, hitting 10-of-18 from the floor with three trifectas and 5-for-7 at the free throw line.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for coach Andy Rines at Seymour HS, earning All-District 3-AA honors as sophomore, junior and senior and All-Region 2-AA as junior and senior … Named Prep XTra Third Team All-State by Knoxville News-Sentinel as senior and garnered Honorable Mention honors as junior … Ranked seventh best player in east Tennessee before her senior campaign … Averaged 17 points and four assists as senior and 11 points and three assists as junior … Voted Sevier County Player of the Year, All-District Tournament and All-Inter Mountain Athletic Conference as senior … SHS won Region 2-AA and made the state sectionals as junior … Scored over 1,000 career points and netted 30-plus four times as senior.
PERSONAL: Casie Annette Cowan … Daughter of Christy West and Rod Cowan … Born April 5, 1992 … 2008 Junior Rodeo Champion in Breakaway Roping.