Monday, May 14, 2012
Ute Hoop Diaries: Rita Sitivi
Levrets on Sitivi: "Rita is recovering from an offseason knee injury. As she gets healthy she will provide depth in the back court. Rita is a great teammate and is always trying to help her team become better."
A tough player who is comfortable driving inside.
Saw action in four games ... played four minutes against Green Bay (11/27) ... four minutes with two assists and a reabound against Westminster (12/6) ... two steals in five minutes against Southern Oregon (12/20) ... three minutes against Air Force (1/5).
Played in eight games ... 1.1 rebounds per game ... four total points ... 2-for-3 from the free-throw line ... saw first collegiate action against Minnesota (11/17) ... pulled down five rebounds in 14 minutes with a block and a steal against Westminster (12/12) ... an assist, a steal and a rebound in nine minutes vs. Utah Valley (1/6) ... two points with a rebound in two minutes against TCU (1/9) ... two points with a rebound, going 2-for-2 from the free-throw line against Air Force (1/23) ... seven minutes against Air Force (2/24).
Rated as one of the top 10 guards in California and 98th nationally by Scouts, Inc. ... 2009 second-team All-CIF Southern Section ... 2009 Kiwanis/PlyoCity High School All-Star Basketball Game (big schools) ... averaged 18 points and 10.5 rebounds per game in 2009 ... four-time all-Sunset League, including earning MVP honors as a senior and sophomore with first-team honors her junior and freshman years ... academic all-league ... played AAU ball for Cal Swish Black 1.
Daughter of Reuben and Christina Sitivi ... Sept. 10, 1991 ... majoring in sociology.