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#32 Kristen Helmstetter
Position: Forward
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
City/State: Bridgewater, N.J.
High School: Bridgewater-Raritan
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Junior Year (2012-13): Second-Team All-Ivy and Ivy Player of the Week on Jan. 14 ... 2012-13 marked first year as a starter ... second-leading scorer with 8.8 points and second-leading rebounder with 5.1 boards per game ... played in all 29 games, starting final 24 ... had first career double-double. 

Saw 17 minutes off the bench, grabbed seven boards and dished two assists at St. Joe’s on Nov. 11 ... tallied five points and four rebounds at Marist on Nov. 17 ... scored seven points, going 3-for-3, and grabbed five boards in 14 minutes vs. Rider on Nov. 20 ... in first start of the year, scored 14 points, went 4-for-4 from the stripe, and made six rebounds vs. Rutgers on Nov. 29 ... scored 10 points, going a perfect 4-for-4 from the field, and grabbed six rebounds vs. UMBC on Dec. 2 ... had career-highs in points (21), field goals (7), three-pointers (3) and assists (7), while making six defensive boards vs. Hofstra on Dec. 5 ... scored nine points and made a career-high nine rebounds, all defensive, while adding an assist, a block and a steal at Delaware on Dec. 9 ... second-leading scorer with 11 points, while adding six boards and an assist at Villanova on Dec. 12 ... had four points, six rebounds, three assists, three steals and two blocks at Illinois State on Dec. 19 ... scored 12 points, going 5-for-7 from the field and 2-for-2 from the stripe, while grabbing three rebounds, dishing two assists, making two blocks and a steal at DePaul on Dec. 21 ... tallied 13 points, making a career-high seven free throws, five rebounds, and an assist  vs. Drexel on Dec. 31 ... second-leading scorer with 14 points, going 6-for-7 from the field, while grabbing six boards in 32 minutes of work versus Navy on Jan. 8 ... made 12 points, going 4-for-5 from the field and 3-for-3 from beyond the arc, while dishing seven assists, making two boards and a steal in 25 minutes of work vs. Penn on Jan. 12 ... tallied 11 points, going 4-for-4 from the stripe, and had two boards, two assists and a steal in 22 minutes at Columbia on Feb. 2 ... recorded first career double-double with 18 points (7-for-10) and a career-high 10 defensive rebounds, and added four assists and a block at Yale on Feb. 10 ... notched 14 points, six rebounds, four assists and a block versus Dartmouth on Feb. 15 ... tallied nine points and eight rebounds versus Harvard on Feb. 16 ... made five assists, while tallying six points, three steals and two rebounds vs. Columbia on Feb. 22 ... grabbed game-high nine boards, while adding five points, two assists and two blocks vs. Cornell on Feb. 23 ... scored team-high 18 points, going 6-for-8 from the stripe, at Harvard on Mar. 1 ... tallied 10 points, six boards, three assists and a steal at Dartmouth on Mar. 2 ... scored 11 points, had three boards, three assists, two steals and a block vs. Brown on Mar. 9 ... played 16 minutes, scoring four points and grabbing nine rebounds in NCAA First Round versus Florida State on Mar. 24.

Sophomore Year (2011-12): Saw action in 27 games ... scored five or more points in nine different games ... recorded three or more rebounds 11 times ... tied a career-high with six rebounds versus Villanova on Nov. 19 ... matched a career-best with three assists at Drexel on Dec. 31 ... scored a season-high eight points and tied a career-best with six rebounds at Penn on Jan. 7 ... made two steals to tie a career-high versus Dartmouth on Feb. 25 ... tied a season-high with eight points and established a season-best with four field goals at Brown on Mar. 3.

Freshman Year (2010-11): Played in 16 games ... scored a career-high and game-high 16 points on 6 for 10 shooting including going 3 for 4 from the line at Penn on March 8 ...  p had a career-best two blocks and two steals at Dartmouth on Feb. 5 ... had two blocks in a game with Rider on Dec. 5 ...  had a career-best five rebounds against Dartmouth on Feb. 5 and Columbia on Feb. 11 ... dished out a career-high three assists against Dartmouth on Feb. 5 ... led the team in scoring once and blocks four times. 

Before Princeton: Lettered four years at Bridgewater-Raritan ... captain her senior year guiding the Panthers to a 24-3 record ... scored 22.0 points, 8.1 rebounds, 5.4 assists, 3.3 steals and 3.2 blocks per game as a senior ... totaled 15.0 points, 8 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.3 steals and 3.8 blocks per game in her career ... a three-time team MVP  ... holds the Bridgewater-Raritan school record with 1,476 points ...a three-time first-team All-Skyland Conference selection ... named to the North All-Star Team that competed in the North/South game ... MVP at two holiday tournaments ... named to the Courier News All-Freshman Team in 2007, earned third-team honors in 2008, second-team honors in 2009 and first-team honors in 2010 ... named the 2010 Star-Ledger Somerset County Player of the Year and was named second-team All-Group IV by the publication ... earned third-team All-Group IV honors in 2009 along with being named first-team All-Somerset County ... captured first-team All-Area honors by the Star-Ledger as a freshman ... played her AAU with the New Jersey Demons ... the Demons won the Boo Williams Tournament in April 2009, participated in junior nationals and competed in numerous tournaments ... also garnered three letters in volleyball.

 

Personal: Full name is Kristen Marie Helmstetter ... born May 18, 1992 ... parents are Chris and Anne Helmstetter ... has one brother, Craig.

 Season  GP-GS  Min  FG  FG%  3FG  3FG%  FT  FT%  O  D  Tot  Avg.  PF  A  TO  Blk  Stl  Pts  Avg
2010-11 16-0 178 27-52 .519 3-5 .600 11-13 .846 12 24 36 2.3 19 12 9 9 5 68 4.3
2011-12 27-0 320 30-83 .361 4-9 .444 19-23 .826 19 45 64 2.4 35 25 37 15 12 83 3.1
2012-13 29-24 689 94-204 .461 17-47 .362 51-79 .646 46 101 147 5.1 45 57 57 13 21 256 8.8
Career 43-0 498 57-135 .422 7-14 .500 30-36 .833 31 69 100 2.3 54 37 46 24 17 151 3.5
   Career Highs Season Highs
 Points
 21 vs. Hofstra (12/5/12)
 21 vs. Hofstra (12/5/12)
 FG  7, 2x MR at Yale (2/10/13)  7, 2x MR at Yale (2/10/13)
 FG Attempted
 12, 5x MR at Harvard (3/1/13)  12, 5x MR at Harvard (3/1/13)
 3FG Made
 4 vs. Hofstra (12/5/12)  4 vs. Hofstra (12/5/12)
 3FG Attempted
 5 vs. Hofstra (12/5/12)  5 vs. Hofstra (12/5/12)
 FT Made
 7 vs. Drexel (12/31/12)   7 vs. Drexel (12/31/12)
 FT Attempted
 8, 2x MR at Harvard (3/1/13)  8, 2x MR at Harvard (3/1/13)
 Rebounds  10 at Yale (2/10/13)  10 at Yale (2/10/13)
 Assists  7, 2x MR vs. Penn (1/12/13)  7, 2x MR vs. Penn (1/12/13)
 Blocks  3 vs Brown (2/3/12)  2, 2x MR vs. Cornell (2/23/13)
 Steals  3, 2x MR vs. Columbia (2/22/13)  3, 2x MR vs. Columbia (2/22/13)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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