21 - Mitch Henke
Mitch Henke
Height: 6-7
Weight: 220
Year: Junior
Hometown: Minnetonka, Minn.
High School: Hopkins
Position: Forward

AS A JUNIOR IN 2006-07: Made 30 appearances starting 13 games ... started first 13 games of the season before suffering an ankle sprain on Dec. 23 vs. Utah State ... missed game on Dec. 28 vs. Colgate in Cable Car Classic with ankle sprain ... named to a spot on the ESPN The Magazine All-District VIII team ... WCC All-Academic ... Division 1-AAA Scholar Athlete Honorable Mention ... started season with double-double of 11 points and 11 rebounds vs. Holy Names on Nov. 14 ... scored 12 points and registered four assists in win over Utah on Nov. 18 ... recorded a season high two blocks vs. San Jose State on Nov. 27 ... had 11 points and six rebounds in 11-point win over Hawai'i on Nov. 29 ... scored 14 points, including three 3-pointers in the second half at Pacific on Dec. 9, while hauling down nine rebounds ... scored season high 17 points two days later vs. Eastern Washington on Dec. 11, hitting three more threes against the Eagles ... equaled season high with 17 points at Kentucky on Dec. 19 and had four rebounds and three assists ... despite suffering an ankle sprain, recorded 14 points, six rebounds and three assists in overtime win vs. Utah State on Dec. 23 ... came off the bench in all 14 conference games ... had 10 points on Jan. 15 vs. Portland, going 4-for-5 from the field ... had eight points and five rebounds at USD on Jan. 20 ... exploded for 15 points on 5-of-8 shooting on Feb. 17 vs. USD, while also grabbing four rebounds ... had big game vs. Saint Mary's in WCC Tournament semifinals, shooting 3-for-4 from the field and scoring 11 points off the bench on March 4 ... had another strong game vs. Gonzaga in WCC Tournament Final with eight points and 10 rebounds on March 5.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2005-06: Academic All-WCC selection ... scored 15 points to go with seven rebounds in the season opener against Cal State Stanislaus ... added 12 in 31 minutes at UC Irvine ... grabbed 10 rebounds against Pacific ... handed out four assists in 35 minutes at San Jose State ... scored nine points with five rebounds and three assists in 32 minutes in overtime loss at Mississippi State ... scored 22 points on 7-for-8 from the field and 3-of-4 from the three-point line against Notre Dame de Namur ... scored 14 points against Montana ... handed out five assists and shot 4-of-5 from the field against Bucknell in the Cable Car Classic ... handed-out six assists with two steals and two blocks at Loyola Marymount ... scored 15 points and went 7-for-8 from the free throw line in 35 minutes at home against San Diego ... shot 13-for-16 from the free throw line and scored 17 points at fifth-ranked Gonzaga ... scored 13 points with a team-high five assists at Portland ... scored 16 points with eight rebounds and eight assists in the win over Loyola Marymount at home.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2004-2005: Grabbed five boards against North Carolina A&T ... scored three points and handed out three assists in debut against Duquesne ... grabbed three boards in 13 minutes at New Mexico ... scored seven points in win over Chico State ... made first career three-point field goal in five point effort at home against Portland ... scored 10 points on a perfect 4-for-4 from the field, 1-for-1 from the three-point arc and 1-for-1 from the free throw line at Pepperdine ... also registered an assists, block and two steals against the Waves ... earned first career start at Gonzaga and played 23 minutes ... scored four points with four boards at Portland ... a member of the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION: A 2004 graduate of Hopkins High School in Minnetonka, Minn. ... played for coach Ken Novak, Jr. ... all-state selection as a senior ... helped lead team to four conference titles, a 2002 4A state championship and a third-place state finish in 2003 ... three-year record of 84-8 as a starter ... two-time section champions ... averaged 22.1 points, 12.2 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game as a senior ... registered career highs of 35 points, 16 rebounds and seven assists during senior season ... three-year starter and four-year letterwinner ... a three-time all-Classic Lake Conference performer ... earned all-metro, all-region and all-state honors as a senior ... finished as runner-up for state Mr. Basketball honors ... played AAU during the summer with the Minnesota Magic ... AAU squad finished third nationally in 2003 ... earned academic all-state honors from the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association ... served as a volunteer math teacher at a local middle school ... also participated in track and was an all-conference selection.

PERSONAL DATA: Born in Edina, Minn. ... son of Bradley and Linda Henke ... has a younger brother, Andrew, and younger sister, Emma ...enjoys golfing, watching DVDs, playing XBox and listening to music.

  Minutes Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds  
Year gp-gs min avg fg fga pct fg fga pct ft fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast t/o blk stl pts avg
2004-05 27-1 206 7.6 19 45 .422 3 12 .250 15 28 .536 21 29 50 1.9 28 0 13 26 3 7 56 2.1
2005-06 29-29 838 28.9 90 205 .439 20 55 .364 72 98 .735 54 107 161 5.6 85 2 68 69 16 25 272 9.4
2006-07 30-13 633 21.1 72 162 .444 21 53 .396 41 54 .759 43 76 119 4.0 68 2 43 68 6 12 206 6.9
2007-08 31-31 976 31.5 106 226 .469 40 106 .377 50 71 .704 37 103 140 4.5 85 3 69 83 5 24 302 9.7
TOTAL 117-74 2653 22.7 287 638 .450 84 226 .372 178 251 .709 155 315 470 4.0 266 7 193 246 30 68 836 7.1