Texas Tech baseball, men's basketball and women's basketball teams participated in the Race for the Cure.
Freshman Year (2012-13) Notes: Averaged 1.6 points and 1.3 rebounds per game ... scored career-high eight points and five rebounds vs New Orleans ... fourth on team in blocks with eight.
Season Highlights: Played in 16 games ... scored first points at Texas Tech on Nov. 18, 2012 vs Lipscomb with six and also had five rebounds ... scored career-high eight points and five rebounds vs New Orleans ... scored two points vs Illinois ... scored two points vs Houston ... scored two points vs West Virginia ... scored two points at Baylor.
Standout player at Lubbock Monterey High School ... started all four years for Lady Plainsmen while leading the team to two Regional Quarterfinals ... career average of 11 points, 12 rebounds, four assists and four blocks per game while hitting 43 percent from the field ... left Monterey as the school's all-time leading rebounder with 1,533 rebounds while scoring 1,571 points with 569 blocks and 617 assists ... 2012: As a senior, scored 403 points, on 165 field goals with 431 rebounds and 218 assists ... averaged 13 points, 14 rebounds, seven assists and five blocks per game ... named 2012 District 2-5A MVP ... Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-Region Team ... Texas Girls Coaches Association All Star and All-State Team ... Lubbock Avalanche-Journal All-City Player of the Year and All-South Plains Player of the Year ... 2012 McDonald's All-American Nominee ... Academic All-District Team ... 2011: Polk Key City Tournament MVP ... District 2-5A All-District First Team ... Academic All-District Team ... led Monterey to Bi-District Championship ... 2010: District 2-5A All-District First Team ... Academic All-District Team ... led Monterey to Regional Quarterfinals ... 2009: District 2-5A All-District First Team ... District 2-5A Newcomer of the Year ... Academic All-District Team ... helped lead Monterey to Bi-District Playoff game ... played AAU basketball for New Mexico Heat Elite ... also played volleyball at Monterey and was a two-year letterman ... named to District 2-5A First Team and was an Academic All-District Selection.
Kellyn Kacie Schneider ... born October 20, 1993 in Amarillo, Texas ... daughter of Bill and Jill Schneider ... mother, Jill, coaches at Monterey High School and U.S. National 16 and under Team ... Jill was inducted in the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2008; an All-American at Wayland Baptist and Tennessee, she scored 2,851 career points combined at two schools while winning team MVP and Southeastern Conference MVP honors in 1980 and was also a co-captain of 1980 Olympic Team ... Kellyn's older sister Haley (20) is entering her junior season at Tech ... also has an older brother, Ryan (22) ... Kellyn was named the Presidential Scholar Graduate in 2012 and was also an Academic All-State Selection ... named "Top Plainsmen" for academic achievements at Monterey all four years ... Enjoys hanging out and playing sand volleyball ... majoring in pre-physical therapy.