10   Leticia Romero
Leticia Romero

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Las Palmas, Spain

High School:
I.E.S. Joaquin Artiles

Last College:
Kansas State

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard


07/14/2014

Degbeon, Romero Accomplish Plenty at Championships

Ama Degbeon leads Germany to the gold medal while Leticia Romero earns All-Tournament Team honors for Spain

07/08/2014

Romero's Versatility on Display at European Championship

Florida State women's basketball guard Leticia Romero has guided Spain to four wins in its first five games at the U20 European Championship in Italy

Will take a redshirt for the 2014-15 season due to NCAA transfer rules...Romero will be eligible for competition once again in the 2015-16 academic year

Freshman Season at Kansas State (2013-14)
Multi-talented transfer who spent her freshman season as a do-it-all player for Kansas State...Averaged 14.2 points, 5.8 rebounds, five assists and shot nearly 40 percent from 3-point range (39.2 percent) in her first year in 2013-14...Unanimous selection to the All-Big 12 Freshman Team as a freshman and earned a spot on the All-Big 12 Second Team...Led Kansas State in games played (30), minutes per game (32.6), field goals made (145), 3-point field goals made (38), 3-point field goal percentage (39.2 percent), free throws made (99), rebounds per game, total assists, steals (57) and points per game...Became the first player in Kansas State history to win Big 12 Freshman of the Week honors four times...Was the only freshman at the NCAA Division I level to record 400 or more points, 100 or more rebounds, 100 or more assists and 50 steals... Against Florida State's NCAA First Round opponent Iowa State, she recorded a career-high 27 points on 8-of-15 shooting on Jan. 18, 2014.

International Playing Experience
Former FSU sharp-shooter Leo Rodriguez, who played from 2009-13, is from the same area as Romero...Current FSU assistant coach Brooke Wyckoff and former player Chelsea Davis (2009-13) have also played professionally in Las Palmas...Earned a spot on the 2014 U20 Championship All-Tournament Team after ranking in the Top 10 among all players in average assists (2nd with 4.7), steals (6th with 1.9) and field goals made (7th with 5.2)...Attained double figures in seven of her nine games played for Spain, including a 19-point, eight-assist game versus Italy in the semifinals...MVP of U18 European Tournament in 2013 when she led her squad to the European title in Croatia...Averaged 13.1 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 2.7 steals while scoring in double figures in six of the nine games of the tournament...International experience also includes stints at the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championships in Ukraine...While her Spanish U19 team finished fourth, Romero was once again one of the tournament's most multi-faceted performers averaging 12.1 points, shooting nearly 50 percent from the floor, 4.3 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 2.7 steals...Named to the 2012 U17 World Championships All-Tournament Team in Amsterdam when she averaged 13.3 points, 4.7 boards, 3.4 assists and two steals...Selected to the U16 All-Tournament Team in 2011.

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