Player profile: Heather Buck
Year: redshirt freshman
Size: 6 feet 3
2008-09 season: Took a medical redshirt after sitting out the first five games of the season with mononucleosis.
Family: Parents — Mayada Wadsworth and David Buck; siblings — Matt.
Fast Facts: Two-time winner of the Gatorade State Player of the Year award in Connecticut in 2007 and 2008 at Stonington High School.
... Averaged 26.4 points and 16.3 rebounds in her senior season.
... Finished her career as Stonington High's career leading scorer, 2,205 points, sixth in state history.
... Led the Bears to the 2006 Class M state title with UConn teammate Jacquie Fernandes and University of Rhode Island guard/forward Andrea Buck.