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Leticia Romero
10  Leticia Romero
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Las Palmas, Spain

High School:
I.E.S. Joaquin Artiles

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard

Experience:
HS

01/20/2014

Wildcats Travel to Waco to Face No. 12/7 Baylor

K-State looks for its first 3-game win streak in league play since 2012

01/16/2014

K-State Hosts Iowa State for Pack the House Game

Wildcats look for second straight Big 12 win

01/14/2014

K-State Ends Pair of Streaks with Win

Wildcats snap 10-game road losing streak

01/05/2014

Poor Shooting Dooms K-State at Texas on Sunday

Wildcats shoot .275 from the field for the game in loss

01/03/2014

Wildcats Visit Longhorns on Sunday

K-State looks to end eight-game road skid

Career
Leticia Romero's career stats (PDF)

Romero's Trophy Case
• All-Big 12 Second Team
• Unanimous selection to the All-Big 12 Freshman Team
• Waco Tribune Big 12 All-Freshman Team
• Four-time Big 12 Freshman of the Week selection (11/11, 1/20, 2/3, 3/3)
• 2013 Surf N' Slam Classic All-Tournament Team
• Fall 2013 Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

FRESHMAN (2013-14)
First player in school history to win four Big 12 Freshman of the Week honors... Played in and started all 30 games and was the only player on the roster to do so... Played a team high 978 minutes (32.6 mpg)... Led the team with 14.2 points (427 total points), 5.8 rebounds (174 total rebounds), 5.0 assists (149 assists) and 1.9 steals (57 steals)... First freshman in school history, only freshman in NCAA Division I to record the combination of 400 or more points, 100 or more rebounds, 100 or more assists and 50 steals... Ranked ninth in the Big 12 in scoring, 14th in rebounding, fifth in assists, seventh in steals, fifth in 3-point field goal percentage, 11th in assist/turnover ratio, 12th in free throw percentage, 13th in defensive rebounds and ninth in minutes played... Led the team in scoring 16 times, rebounding 11 times and assists 23 times... Led the team with three double-doubles... Carded 10 games with 10 or more points, five or more rebounds and five or more assists... Made career debut in the starting lineup against Tennessee State (11/8)... Responded with 16 points, eight assists and seven rebounds... Recorded 25 points, eight rebounds and three assists against Charlotte (11/10)... First Wildcat to open her career with 40 or more points in the first two games since Laurie Koehn scored 43 points at the start of the 2001-02 season... Notched seven points, a career-high 12 rebounds, six assists and four steals against Virginia (11/29)... Carded 14 points, nine rebounds and four assists at Hampton (12/21)... Recorded 15 points, seven assists, four rebounds and four steals against North Carolina State (12/28)... Tallied first career double-double with 16 points, a career-high 10 assists, five rebounds and three steals against UC Riverside (12/30)... Recorded 20 points, on 7-of-12 shooting, and five rebounds against Baylor (1/2)... Carded 15 points, six rebounds, a block and a steal at Texas (1/5)... Tallied second career double-double with 19 points, 11 rebounds, four assists and three steals at Oklahoma (1/11)... Notched 21 points on 8-of-9 shooting, four assists, two rebounds and a steal at Texas Tech (1/14)... Registered a career-high 27 points, on 8-of-15 shooting from the field and 8-of-10 from the foul line in a career-high 39 minutes against Iowa State (1/18)... Recorded 17 points, eight assists and five rebounds against Kansas (1/25)... Approached a triple-double against Oklahoma (1/29) with 23 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists... Also pocketed two steals and a blocked shot against the Sooners... Closed in on a triple-double with 19 points, six rebounds and six assists against Texas Tech (2/15)... Approached a triple-double with 26 points on 10-of-16 shooting, eight rebounds, seven assists and three steals at Kansas (2/26)... Tallied 19 points, four rebounds, four assists, four steals and a block at Oklahoma State (3/1)... Finished the season with 15 points, seven rebounds, nine assists and two steals against Kansas (3/7) in the 2014 Phillips 66 Big 12 Championships first round.

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER

Member of Spanish U19 national team that finished fourth at the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championships for Women in Ukraine... Averaged 12.1 points on a .494 field goal percentage and .870 from the free throw line, 4.3 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 2.7 steals in the FIBA U19 World Championships... Ranked second among all players in the World Championships for steals and fourth in assists... Reached double figures in seven of the nine games and registered two or more steals in seven of nine games... Tallied 16 points, four assists, two rebounds and two steals against Australia in the bronze medal game... Notched 15 points, 11 assists, five rebounds and two steals against Canada... Member of the gold medal winning Spanish U18 national team at the 2013 European U18 Championships in Croatia (Aug. 15-25)... Captured MVP honors and named to the All-Tournament Team for the 2013 European U18 Championships by averaging 13.1 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 2.7 steals... Scored in double figures in six of nine games in the tournament... Ranked third in the tournament in steals, fifth in 3-point field goal percentage (.417), seventh in points and assists and eighth in 3-point field goals made (1.7)... Registered 22 points and 12 rebounds in the gold medal game against France... Helped Spain to a second place finish at the 2012 U17 World Championships in Amsterdam, the Netherlands... Named to the 2012 U17 World Championships All-Tournament Team with averages of 13.3 points, 4.7 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 2.0 steals... She was joined on the All-Tournament team by Team USA players Diamond DeShields (North Carolina) and Linnae Harper (Kentucky)... Both DeShields and Harper rank among the top-10 players in the US for the class of 2013... Scored 27 points, dished out five assists and pocketed four steals against Japan in the semifinals of the 2012 U-17 World Championships... Played for Gran Canaria in the Spanish Liga Femenina (LFB) in the 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons... In the 2012-13 season for Gran Canaria, she averaged 15.3 points, 3.7 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 2.2 steals... Scoring average ranked fourth in the league, while her steals per game ranked second... Helped her team capture the Spanish U18 Championship by averaging 25 points, 6.3 assists, 5.9 rebounds and 4.6 steals, while earning tournament MVP honors... Named to the 2011 U16 European Championships All-Tournament Team... Helped Spain win the gold medal at the 2011 U16 European Championship by averaging 9.8 points, 4.1 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 3.0 steals.

PERSONAL
Born May, 28, 1995... Daughter of Domingo Romero and Isabel Gonzalez... Chose K-State over offers from Florida State and Virginia Tech... Has one older sibling, Fernando Teofilo Romero... Major is International Business.

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