UCLA Women's Basketball BIO
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Kacy Swain
Player Profile:
Kacy Swain 1263553
Position: Forward
Height: 6'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif.
High School: St. Bernard's HS
Experience: 1 Letter

2015-16:
Kacy Swain played in 27 games, making 27 starts ... missed the last eight games of the season with an undisclosed injury … scored 10 points and had eight rebounds in the win over St. John’s (Nov. 13) … recorded the second double-double of her career with 11 points and a career-high 14 rebounds in a win over James Madison (Nov. 20) … had 10 points and seven rebounds in an overtime loss to Notre Dame (Nov. 28) … had nine points and eight rebounds with two blocks in a win over CSU Bakersfield (Dec. 5) … had 10 points, seven boards a block a tied her career-high with three steals in a win at Michigan (Dec. 13) … had 12 points, six boards and two steals in the blowout win over UC Irvine (Dec. 16) … had the third double-double of her career with 10 points and 11 rebounds in 18 minutes in a blowout win at Sacramento State (Dec. 18) … scored five points and hauled in 14 rebounds in the double overtime loss at California (Dec. 21) … had the third double-double of the year with a career-high-tying 14 points and a career-high 15 rebounds in the win at UC Riverside (Dec. 28) … had the fourth double-double of the year with 10 points and 14 rebounds in a win over Oregon (Jan. 2) … had nine points, nine rebounds and a season-high three blocks in a loss at Washington (Jan. 15) … had nine points, seven rebounds and one steal in a win at Washington State (Jan. 17) … had seven points, three rebounds, one assist, one block and one steal in a blowout win at Colorado (Jan. 29) … had seven points and seven rebounds to go with a season-high-tying three blocks in a win at Utah (Jan. 31) … had three points, five boards and another three blocks in a loss at No. 8 Arizona State (Feb. 5) … had three points, eight rebounds and two steals in a win over Washington (Feb. 14). HONORS: Named Honorable Mention for the Haier Achievement Award, which is presented to deserving student-athletes for their accomplishments beyond sports. PAC-12 STATISTICAL RANKS: All Games: 13th - Rebounds (6.9 rpg); 13th - Blocks (1.0); 8th - Offensive Rebounds (2.9 orgp). Pac-12 Games: 20th - Rebounds (5.4 rpg); 11th - Blocks (1.0); 11th - Offensive Rebounds (2.5 orgp). 

2014-15:
Played in 35 games, making 25 starts ... had at least one rebound in every game (34-of-35), except in the win at USC (Dec. 30) ... registered five or more rebounds in 11-of-35 games, including reaching double digits four times ... scored in double figures twice, including a 12-point (all in the first half) and nine-rebound performance in a loss at Oregon (Jan. 31) ... registered the first double-double of her career with 10 points and a career-high-tying 11 rebounds in a Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinal loss to No. 19 Stanford (Mar. 6) ... tallied eight points and 10 rebounds in a home loss to Oregon (Jan. 5); was scoreless but had 10 rebounds in a loss to California (Jan. 25) and had four points and another 10 boards in a loss at Washington (Feb. 28).

2013-14:
Tore her right ACL at practice on Oct. 2, 2013 and missed the season due to a medical redshirt.

2012-13:
Played in 33 games … she had five points, five rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block in the season-opening win over San Diego State (Nov. 10) … had four points and five rebounds in 12 minutes against No. 5 Notre Dame … had a great outing in the home win over LMU (Dec. 2) with 14 points, six rebounds and three steals in 20 minutes … played just two minutes in the win over Saint Mary’s (Dec. 15) and missed the St. John’s game (Dec. 16) due to a back injury … had six points, three rebounds, one assist, one block and one steal in the blowout win at Pepperdine (Dec. 28) … missed her first free throw of the season against the Waves after making her first 12 to start the season … had eight points and eight rebounds in the win at Oregon (Jan. 4) … had four points, four rebounds, a season-high three blocks, one assist and one steal in a win over Washington State (Jan. 11) … had career-highs of 11 rebounds and four blocks and added two points in the blowout win over Utah (Feb. 3) … had six points and five rebounds in the NCAA Tournament first-round win over Stetson (Mar. 23) … was second behind freshman Kari Korver in free throw percentage (.920), shooting 81.6 percent from the line (31-for-38) and also finished second on the team in blocks with 21 (0.6 bpg) … tore her ACL in the opening week of practice and will miss the entire 2013-14 season.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Attended St. Bernard's High School in Playa del Rey, Calif., for her senior season, playing for coach Bo Carona ... rated as the No. 25 player in the nation and No. 9 forward by ESPNU Hoop Gurlz ... averaged 11.3 points, 3.2 blocks, 10.3 rebounds and 2.2 steals as a senior ... had 15 double-digit scoring games and 16 double-digit rebounds games as a senior ... SBHS advanced to the state championship game in 2012 ... averaged 12.7 points, 4.2 blocks, 7.1 rebounds, 1.4 steals as a junior at Chaparral High School in Temecula, Calif. ... had 22 double-digit scoring games as a junior ... received an invitation to the U16 USA Basketball trials ... served as team captain her junior and senior seasons.

PERSONAL:
Full name: Kacy Royall Swain ... born Sept. 30, 1993 in New York, N.Y. ... her parents are George and Leigh Swain ... has one older sister, Sydnee ... names Arthur Ashe as the famous athlete she most admires ... lists the biggest thrill of her athletic career as when her team defeated an opponent which had knocked her team out of the CIF championship on the way to winning the Southern Section title ... has diabetes and has to regularly check and manage her numbers ... she also has a passion for photography and does a lot of community service work ... major is political science.

 

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