Four-year starter and team captain as a senior...two-time First-Team All-Pac-10 honoree...member of two NCAA Tournament teams...ranks 11th on Washington's all-time scoring list with 1,472 career points...also ranks seventh on UW career lists in free-throws made (288), free-throws attempted (399) and three-point field goal shooting percentage (.367)...tied for fourth in UW history with 74 career double-figure scoring efforts...also tallied 16 20-point scoring games in her career...29 double-figure scoring games as a senior ranks second in UW single-season record books...three-time Pac-10 Player of the Week...preseason candidate for 2006-07 Wooden Award, Naismith Trophy and Lowe's Senior Class Award...named to 2005 All-Pac-10 honorable mention team and 2004 Pac-10 All-Freshman team...three-time Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention selection...2006 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar...2006 ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District second-team...two-year president of Washington Student Athlete Advisory Council.
SENIOR YEAR (2006-07) -- Co-captain...Named to the All-Pac-10 Team for second-straight year...Preseason Wooden Award, Naismith Trophy and Lowe's Senior CLASS award candidate ...Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention selection for third-straight year...20th player in UW program history to top 1,000 point milestone...Ranks 11th all-time in scoring (1,472 pts)...Named Pac-10 Player of the Week twice in a span of three weeks (Dec. 4 and Dec. 18)...Started all 31 games despite playing with a bone bruise in right knee (injury suffered Nov. 12)...Finished year ranked fourth in the Pac-10 in scoring (17.2 ppg), fourth in 3-PT field goal percentage (.386), ninth in steals (1.65) and 20th in rebounding (5.3)...Team leader in scoring, rebounding, field goal percentage (.436), 3-PT field goal percentage, field goals made (189), field goal attempts (433), 3-PT field goals made (34), free-throws made (121) and free-throws attempted (160)...Second on the team in assists (73) and steals (51) ...leading scorer in 23 games, leading rebounder in eight...Recorded 29 double-figure scoring games...Eight 20-point scoring games...Tallied a span of 20-straight double-figure scoring games in which she averaged 18.8 ppg (from Nov. 30-Feb. 8) ...Scored 19 points - including four three-pointers - in NCAA first round game vs. Iowa State (3/17)...Had one double-double with 19 points and a team-high 11 rebounds in overtime win at Oregon State (12/23); scored eight of UW's 12 points in overtime...Back-to-back career-high efforts of 29 points at Kent State (11/30) and then-No. 6 Ohio State (12/3)...At Ohio State, also had season-highs in assists (6) and blocks (2), and grabbed three steals...Led UW to upset over No. 23 Florida State (12/17), recording team-highs of 18 points, nine rebounds, six assists (tied season-high) and four steals (tied season-high)...Named to Basketball Travelers Husky Classic All-Tournament team after averaging 14.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in wins over Saint Louis (11/25) and Northern Iowa (11/26)...Versus Saint Louis, notched career-highs in free-throws made (11) and attempted (13)...Recorded team-highs in points (16) and rebounds (6) in win over No. 15 Texas A&M (12/6)...Grabbed season-high four steals and scored team-high 17 points vs. Gonzaga (12/15)...Led UW to season-opening Pac-10 win over Oregon with team-high 18 points, eight rebounds and three steals; scored seven points in the final 37.6 seconds and 11 of UW's last 16 points of the game as the Huskies held on for a four-point victory...Tallied team-high 18 points in 16-point win over USC (12/29); matched career-high with four three-pointers made ...Recorded team-highs of 22 points and nine rebounds (six offensive) in win over UCLA (12/31); also had three assists and two steals...Recorded team-high 18 points and matched season-highs with six assists and two blocks in win at Arizona (1/4)...Team-high 25 points, six rebounds and three steals vs. Arizona (2/ 3)...Led UW to overtime upset of No. 20 Cal (2/8), scoring team-high 27 points and matching career-high with six assists; also had seven rebounds; scored 13 points during the second half that saw UW come back from a 19-point deficit with just under 14 minutes left in the game...Matched season-high with 4 steals at Washington State (2/17)...scored a team-high 18 points in Pac-10 Tournament quarterfinal game vs. USC (3/4), while adding five rebounds.
JUNIOR YEAR (2005-06) -- All-Pac-10 team selection for first time in her career...2006 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar...ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District second-team...Pac-10 Player of the Week (Dec. 19-25)...Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention selection...Husky Classic All-Tournament team...named team's Big Dawg award winner...started all but one game - missed contest with Oregon State (2/18) due to illness...led team in scoring (15.0 ppg), rebounding (5.6 rpg), field-goals made (160), field-goals attempted (371), free-throws made (83) and three-point field goal percentage (.360)...was second on the team in assists (2.6 apg), steals (1.6 spg), three-pointers made (31), three-pointers attempted (86) and free-throws attempted (111)...ranked among the Top-10 Pac-10 players in four categories - scoring (eighth), three-point field goal percentage (ninth), offensive rebounds (ninth) and steals (10th)...scored in double-figures in 24 of 29 games...had seven 20-point scoring games...scoring leader in 17 games, rebounding leader in 12 and assists leader in 12 (ties included)...tallied two double-doubles...averaged 13.5 points and 7.5 rebounds in two NCAA Tournament games...had team highs in points (17), rebounds (eight) and assists (three) in NCAA Second Round game vs. Final Four team LSU...had 10 points, seven rebounds and team-high four assists vs. Minnesota in NCAA First Round...matched season-high with 26 points vs. USC in the Pac-10 Tourney quarterfinals, also tied for team-high with eight rebounds...scored 18-straight points in first half vs. USC, including 18 of UW's 20 first half points...opened season with four-straight double figure scoring games, including three-straight 21-point games (21 vs. Florida State, 21 vs. Utah, 26 vs. San Diego)...also had back-to-back 20-point games on the LA road trip...scored team-high 21 points at UCLA (2/11/06), along with five boards, three assists and three steals...had game-high 25 points in overtime win at USC (2/9/06) including a career-high four three-pointers...had 11 points, six boards and matched career-high with six assists vs. WSU (2/5/06)...had team highs in points (17), rebounds (10) and assists (6) and tied for team-high with four steals vs. UCLA (1/12/06)...team-high 23 points in upset of No. 10 Stanford (12/22/05); also shared team lead with six rebounds... made seven of her last eight shots to fuel second-half comeback over the Cardinal...had team-highs in points (15) and assists (4) at defending NCAA champion Baylor (12/2/05)...notched season-high 26 points versus San Diego (11/26/05)...tallied second career double-double (21 pts, 14 reb.) vs. Utah...14 rebounds vs. Utah was career-high...scored seven of UW's last 14 points, including the game-winning layin with 6.9 seconds left at Florida State - finished with 21 pts and nine rebounds.
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2004-05) -- Named to All-Pac-10 and Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention teams...shared Big Dawg Award team honors with Maggie O'Hara and Kayla Burt...played in all 30 games, starting in 25...scored in double-figures a team-high 14 times, including 12 of the last 15 games...led UW in both field goal shooting percentage (42.4) and three-point field goal shooting percentage (48.5)...ranked second on the squad in scoring (9.5 ppg) and rebounding (4.6 rpg)...led team in scoring six times and rebounding nine times...averaged 13.5 points and 5.5 rebounds in both Pac-10 Tourney games, the only Husky to reach double-figures in both contests...scored a season-high 17 points in Pac-10 Tournament quarterfinal game with Oregon (3/5), to go along with six boards and three steals...tallied 10 points and five rebounds vs. Oregon State (3/4)...came one rebound shy of a double-double in both regular season games with OSU, recording identical numbers of 13 points and nine boards both home (2/10) and away (1/15)...had team highs in points (15) and assists (4) vs. eventual NCAA Champion Baylor (12/15)...grabbed five steals vs. California (1/29)...shot 6-for-8 from the field at Oregon (1/13).
FRESHMAN YEAR (2003-04) -- Started 28 games...came off the bench in three games...named to Pac-10 All-Freshman Team...averaged 9.0 points in the Pac-10 Tournament as team's third leading scorer with eight points vs. USC in the quarterfinals and 10 vs. Arizona in the semifinals...notched first double-figure scoring game with 24 points vs. Notre Dame...went 11-for-13 from the field, 1-for-2 from three-point range and 1-for-2 from the free-throw line...also grabbed eight boards against Notre Dame...recorded first career double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds at Oregon State (2/12)...went 4-for-9 from the line versus Denver...had eight points and four boards versus Texas Tech...career-high five steals vs. Stanford...also set season -high in three-pointers (2) and season-high in three-pointers attempted (6) vs. Stanford...recorded 11 points, five boards and four assists vs. Oregon State (1/17)...ended the year scoring in double-figures in four of the last nine games with 16 vs.USC (2/7), 13 vs. Oregon State (2/12) and 12 vs. WSU (2/21), 10 vs. Arizona (3/7)...also had team-high six assists vs. WSU (1/24)...had nine points and seven rebounds at Oregon (2/14)...had eight points and six rebounds vs. Arizona (2/28).
AT MERRILL F. WEST HIGH SCHOOL
McDonald All-American nominee...ended her prep career as school's career leader in scoring (1,897 points, 15.1 per-game average) and rebounding (925, 7.5 per game)...she also handed out 355 assists (2.86 average)...set single-game records for rebounds (21) and assists (10)...led West High School to a 101-24 overall record during her tenure and led the Wolf Pack to the section semifinals three times...All-CIF scholastic selection...named league MVP during her junior year, helping lead her squad to a league championship title...also a four-time first-team all-league selection ...two-time All-Area team selection by The Record (Stockton, Calif.)...three-year letterwinner in basketball and three-year team captain...also a three-year scholar athlete...played one year for Sacramento Capitals and two years for San Jose Jammers club teams...during junior year was an Oregon City All-Tournament team selection with the San Jose Jammers...also led club teams to runner-up finishes at the Oregon City and Battle of the Bay tournaments...played for AAU coach Paul Romig...a standout volleyball player, earning three letters and garnering second-team all-league honors in 2001.
Cameo Hicks...daughter of David and Tina Hicks...has a sister, Shalimar and brother, David Jr....father is a warehouse manager and mother is a loan consultant...majoring in business...two-year President of the Washington Student-Athlete Advisory Board.
HICKS' CAREER HIGHS
Points - 29, twice, last at Ohio State, Dec. 3, 2006
Rebounds - 14, vs. Utah, Nov. 23, 2005
Assists - 6, seven times, last at California, Feb. 8, 2007
Steals - 5, twice, last vs. California, Jan. 29, 2005
FG Made - 11, twice, last at Ohio State, Dec. 3, 2006
FG Attempted - 23, at USC, Feb. 9, 2006
3-Pt. FG Made - 4, three times, last vs. Iowa State, Mar. 17, 2007
3-Pt. FG Attempted - 8, twice, last vs. Iowa State, Mar. 17, 2007
FT Made - 11, vs. Saint Louis, Nov. 25, 2006
FT Attempted - 13, vs. Saint Louis, Nov. 25, 2006
CAMEO HICKS' YEAR-BY-YEAR STATISTICS
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Hicks news and features:
Hicks brings skills, smile to Huskies - UW Daily (Jan. 10, 2006)
Hicks leads Huskies to double-OT victory - Everett Herald (Feb. 10, 2006)
Note: Hicks earns Pac-10 Player of the Week - Seattle Times (Dec. 27, 2006)
Hicks Keys UW's Fast Start - Kitsap Sun (Dec. 9, 2006)
Hicks scores 21 as UW surprises No. 23 Utah - Seattle Post-Intelligencer (Nov. 24, 2005)
Hicks On Fire - Gohuskies.com (Nov. 26, 2005)
Jill Bell and Cameo Hicks Named To All-Pac-10 Honorable Mention Team - Gohuskies.com (March 3, 2005)