Missed 2014-15 campaign due to lumbar spine fracture with disc complications ... Contributed 1.5 ppg, 1.3 rpg and 0.5 apg in 6.5 mpg in six career Postseason WNIT games ... Member of UT’s Dean’s List last six semesters, including perfect 4.0 GPA in Fall 2013 and Spring 2013 ... Earned Roy & Gail Hummel Scholarship in both 2013-14 and 2014-15, awarded to women’s basketball student-athlete with highest grade-point average ... Has nice shooting touch from three-point range as well as with pull-up jump shot ... Scored in double figures once (once in 2013-14) ... Started five of 66 games in three seasons (four times in 2013-14, one in 2012-13).
As a Senior (2014-15)
Sat out season due to back injury ... Earned team’s "Daniel & Mary Jo Hanson Senior Scholar Award" for second-consecutive season.
As a Junior (2013-14)
Appeared in 16 games, making four starts ... Missed 16 games with back injury (Dec. 6-Feb. 9) ... Averaged 3.3 points, 2.4 rebounds, 0.9 assists and 0.4 steals in 15.8 minutes per game ... In MAC contests, tallied 3.0 ppg, 2.6 rpg, 0.9 apg and 0.3 spg in 13.7 mpg ... Earned team’s "Academic Award" ... Led Rockets in blocked shots once ... Totaled first collegiate double-double with career-high 13 points and personal-best 10 rebounds in 27 collegiate-high minutes vs. Mississippi Valley State in consolation round of Glass City Tournament (Nov. 10) ... Contributed seven points, two caroms and one assist vs. Ohio in first round of MAC Tournament (March 10) ... Registered eight points, seven rebounds and two dimes in 20 minutes vs. Eastern Michigan (March 5) ... Tallied five points, four boards, one helper and one theft at Northern Illinois (Feb. 27) ... Reappeared in rotation for first time in last 17 contests vs. Ohio, tallying two rebounds and one steal in 10 minutes (Feb. 15) ... Nailed career-high two triples and finished with six points, one carom and one rejection at Saint Mary’s (CA) in championship game of SMC Hilton Concord Thanksgiving Classic (Nov. 30).
As a Sophomore (2012-13)
Appeared in 27 games, making one start ... Averaged 1.4 points, 1.2 rebounds, 0.4 assists and 0.3 steals in 7.5 minutes per game ... Had four points, season-high five boards and one assist in season-tying best 17 minutes vs. Youngstown State in second round of WNIT (March 23) ... Finished with career-high nine points, four caroms and collegiate-best three helpers in season-high 17 minutes in first collegiate start vs. Kent State (Feb. 16) ... Tallied five points, two boards and two dimes vs. Butler in first round of WNIT (March 21) ... Contributed three points, four rebounds, two helpers, one rejection and one steal in 16 minutes at Akron (Jan. 23) ... Totaled five points, two rebounds, one dime and one theft in 14 minutes vs. Northern Illinois (Feb. 20) ... Swatted career-high two shots in 12 minutes vs. Evansville in opening contest of Toledo Invite (Dec. 20).
As a Freshman (2011-12)
Appeared in 23 games off bench ... Averaged 1.0 points, 1.0 rebounds, 0.2 assists and 0.3 steals in 5.3 minutes per game ... Contributed season-high eight points, four caroms, one helper and one steal in 18 minutes vs. Western Michigan (Feb. 18) ... Posted five points, three boards, season-high two helpers and two thefts in 14 minutes vs. Ball State (Jan. 19) ... Registered seven points, season-high six rebounds and two thefts in season-best 18 minutes vs. Cleveland State (Dec. 10) ... Had one point, three boards and one assist in 10 minutes vs. Iona (Dec. 1) ... Totaled first collegiate steal in Toledo debut vs. Dayton (Nov. 13).
As a Senior - Averaged 19.4 points, 6.2 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 3.2 steals per game ... Garnered Associated Press Division IV second-team all-state honors ... Selected conference and ZSports Live Player of the Year, as well as received first-team all-league, all-county, all-district and All-Northwest Ohio accolades ... Named to All-Ohio All-Star Squad and participated in Ohio vs. Indiana All-Star Game ... As a Junior - Averaged 13.5 points, 3.8 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 2.3 steals per game ... Earned Associated Press Division IV second-team all-state, first-team all-league, all-county, all-district and All-Northwest Ohio recognition ... Also selected county and ZSports Live Player of the Year ... Helped team advance to Regional Semifinals with 21-3 record ... Career - Starred for coach Ken Brooks at Pandora-Gilboa High School ... Totaled school record 1,235 career points ... Lettered four years in basketball ... Four-time all-county and three-time all-league and all-district honoree.
Born Stephanie Renee Recker on November 20, 1992 ... Parents are Steve and Sue Recker ... Has two sisters, Kelly and Kristee, and two brothers, Nick and Rob ... Majoring in recreational therapy with minor in psychology.
Recker's Career Highs
Points: 13 vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/10/13)
Rebounds: 10 vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/10/13)
Assists: 3 (2 times, last at UMKC (11/20/13)
Blocks: 2 vs. Evansville (12/20/12)
Steals: 2 (3 times, last vs. Evanville (12/20/12)
Field Goals: 4 vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/10/13)
Free Throws: 6 vs. Western Michigan (2/18/12)
3-Point FGs: 2 (2 times, last vs. Eastern Michigan (3/5/14)
Minutes: 27 vs. Mississippi Valley State (11/10/13)
Recker's Career Statistics