Rachael Heittola

#32 Rachael Heittola

POSITION F/C
HEIGHT 6-2
YEAR So.
HOMETOWN Belleville, Wis.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL Belleville HS

2020-21 (So)
• All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference First Team
• Winter NSIC All-Academic Team
Started in all 16 games this season playing 387 minutes... Recorded six 20-point games, including both games of the NSIC Tournament... Ranked third in the NSIC in field goal percentage, six in rebounds per game and seventh in scoring per game... Led the team with points scored with 245 averaging 15.3 points a game... Led BSU shooting 50.5 percent from the field and went 81.9 percent from the free-throw line... Also led the team in rebounds with 118, 7.4 rebounds per game... Set a career high in blocks with 2 in four games totaling 14 this season...Also set career high in steals with 2 in three games totaling 12 in the year... Finished the season with 16 assists... Had three double doubles this season all being points and rebounds.

2019-20 (Fr)
• 2019-20 All-NSIC Freshman Team 
Played in all 27 games for BSU with a total of 512 minutes... Shot 45.3 percent from the floor and 80 percent from the free throw line... Averaged 10.9 points per game, with a total of 294, and 5.7 rebounds, with a total of 154... Ranked sixth in the conference in free throw attempts, seventh in free throws made, and 10th in free throw percentage this season. 

High School
A letter winner in basketball from Belleville High School under head coach Sean Greenleaf... ­The Wildcats’ team captain is a two-time All-Capitol South Conference First Team honoree... Named 2017-18 All-Area Second Team, 2016-17 All-Area honorable mention and finished third in Wisconsin in total rebounds in 2017-18... Also a letter winner in soccer and volleyball... Two-time All-CSC First Team member in both soccer and volleyball.

Personal
Born July 17, 2001... Daughter of Myron and Lois Heittola... An exercise science major with a medical fitness emphasis.

Season Highs
Points:
29, vs Min. Duluth (2/27/21)
FG Made:
11, vs Minot St. (1/30/21)
FG Attempts:
19, vs Minot St. (1/30/21)
3Pt FG Made:
1, 5x last at Min. Duluth (2/13/21)
3Pt FG Attempts:
2, 4x last at Min. Duluth (2/27/21)
FT Made:
7, vs Min. Duluth (2/27/21)
FT Attempts:
8, 2x last vs Min. Duluth (2/27/21)
Rebounds:
11, at Min. Crookston (2/19/21)
Assists:
2, 4x last vs Minot St. (1/30/21)
Steals:
2, 3x last at Min. Crookston (2/19/21)
Blocked Shots:
2, 3x last vs Concordia-St.Paul (2/26/21)
Minutes:
30, 2x last vs Concordia-St.Paul (2/26/21)

Career Highs
Points: 32, vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)
FG Made: 11, vs Minot St. (1/30/21)
FG Attempts: 19, vs Minot St. (1/30/21)
3Pt FG Made: 1, 3x last vs Minot St. (1/30/21)
3Pt FG Attempts: 2, 2x last at Mary (1/22/21)
FT Made: 14, vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)
FT Attempts: 16, vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)
Rebounds: 13, vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)
Assists: 3, 2x vs University of Mary (1/25/20)
Steals: 2, 3x last vs Minot St. (1/30/21)
Blocked Shots: 2, 4x last vs MSU Moorhead (1/15/21)
Minutes: 38, vs Minnesota Duluth (2/22/20)

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