32 Amanda Raker
32 Amanda Raker
Height: 6-1
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Indianapolis, Ind.
High School: Perry Meridian
Position: F

Career  |  11-12  |  12-13 

* Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
* Butler Athletic Director's Honor Roll 

2012-13 - Sophomore Season: Started 22 games, including the first 18 contests...played 21.8 minutes per game as starter then team's third post player in league play...voted by her teammates as team's most improved player...twice scored career-high 12 points...boasted a .580 field goal percentage while averaging 4.4 points and 3.5 rebounds...scored nine points at St. Mary's (Nov. 23)...tallied career-best 12 points with seven rebounds and four blocks vs. Portland State (Nov. 24)...had career highs of 12 points and nine rebounds in win over Indiana (Dec. 9)...scored nine points in win at IUPUI (Dec. 18)...grabbed eight rebounds vs. Dayton (Jan. 12)...scored seven points at George Washington (Feb. 10) and vs. St. Bonaventure (Feb. 17).

2011-12 - Freshman Season: Post player off the bench, played in 29 contests...made two starts...averaged 2.9 points per game in 15.4 minutes...scored season-high eight points at
Nevada (Nov. 25)...had seven points vs. Iowa State (Nov. 26)...tied season best with eight points at Detroit (Dec. 29)...earned the start and grabbed eight boards at Wright State (Dec. 31)...grabbed five rebounds, including three offensive boards, at Milwaukee (Feb. 23).

High School: Three-year letterwinner and two-time Team MVP at Perry Meridian...selected first team all-state by Hoosier Basketball Magazine...McDonald's All-American nominee...was named All-Marion County and all-conference...named to Indianapolis Star Super Team...participated in Hoosier Reunion All-Star Game and Hoosier Basketball Magazine's Top 60 Workout...averaged 13.8 points and 8.5 rebounds per game as a senior...shot 53 percent from the floor as a senior and had a career-best 18 rebounds vs. Bloomington North...led team to a 21-5 record and sectional and conference championships as a sophomore in 2009...high school coach was Mike Armstrong...played AAU for Indiana Explosion and for Lee Larkins...also four-year letterwinner and all-state performer in volleyball.

Personal: Born Feb. 22, 1993...daughter of Gary and Donna Raker...father played basketball for Butler in 1979-80...has two older sisters, Janae and Kristin...exercise science major.