Arlington Heights, Ill.
Appeared in four games for the Illini in 2001-02 after joining the team just 2 weeks before its 12-day European trip
Member of the Fighting Illini golf team in 2001
Led Buffalo Grove HS to the 1999 Illinois High School Association state title by scoring 7 of her 9 points in overtime against favorite Chicago Washington
Appeared in three games Played six minutes and collected two rebounds at Illinois State on 12/1/02
2001-02 Highlights: Joined the team about two weeks before the Illini left for their 12-day European trip Scored seven points and added four rebounds on 3 of 5 shooting vs. Club Volna in St. Petersburg, Russia Appeared in four games during the regular season -- vs. James Madison, Illinois State, Eastern Illinois, and Missouri
Scored seven of the nine points in overtime in leading Buffalo Grove to a win over favorite Chicago Washington for the 1999 IHSA State championship Helped Bison to three straight Mid-Suburban League championships Two-time All-MSL and all-area performer Named Special Mention All-State by the Champaign News-Gazette. Averaged 9.5 points per game and had 88 assists and 57 steals during her senior season Played for Illinois Hustle (coached by Derril Kipp) in 2000 Two-time all-conference performer for two-time MSL champion golf team Placed third in the MSL golf tournament as a senior after placing fifth as a junior. Coached by Tom Dineen (basketball) and Mark Schaetzlein (golf). Member of the Illini golf team in 2001.
Born Aug. 7, 1982, daughter of Robert and Christine Guth Majoring in business/marketing. Sister Caroline attended Illinois and sister Jennifer is a freshman at Illinois Uncle Glenn Guth '73 played baseball at Illinois. Enjoys playing the guitar, playing golf and listening to music. Student Council president at Buffalo Grove. Graduated in the top 3 percent of her class. Participated in the J. Kyle Braid Leadership Camp. Brother in Delta Sigma Pi professional business fraternity. Member of Student Athletes Advisory Board.
Career plans: going into business "OBG" with best friends
Favorite TV Show: Law & Order, Will $ Grace, Friends
Favorite Movies: The Sandlot , Usual Suspects
Biggest Sports Thrill: Winning the state championship in overtime senior year of high school
What I worked on during the off-season: Overall game, outside shot, I started playing the game of basketball because: my dad taught me and coached me with the boys
Top childhood memory: Playing with my best buddy Justin Hurley (treehouses, go-carts, basketball)
What I like about being a Fighting Illini..being part of a Division I
program at such a competitive level. Representing a fine institution
What I've learned from Coach Grentz: Hard work pays off.
Three words to describe my play: Passionate, Team-Oriented, Enthusiastic
I chose my jersey because: "Fore" good transition from golf to basketball, High school number was 14.