Photos from Baylor women's basketball vs. Iowa State - Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018
HIGH SCHOOL... First player to ever secure three Gatorade Player of the Year awards (Louisiana)... Two-time Miss Basketball for Louisiana... Three-time District 7-5A MVP and Defensive Player of the Year... Three-time first team All-State first team selection and New Orleans Advocate Metro Team pick... All-USA Louisiana State Player of the Year and All-USA Girls Basketball third team selection in 2017... Led Destrehan High School to a Class 5A State Championship in 2017 with a 35-0 record in 2017... Averaged 27.6 points, 14.2 rebounds, 7.4 assists, 5.6 steals and 4.1 blocks per game as a senior... As a junior, averaged 25.0 points, 12.9 rebounds, 7.3 assists, 6.0 steals and 5.5 blocks per game... Four-star recruit was ranked No. 12 at guard and No. 64 overall in her class... Won three district championships, completing her high school career with 2,901 points and compiling a 121-8 record as a player... She recorded seven triple-doubles and one quadruple-double... Member of the Student Council, Beta, Rho Kappa and serves as a Wildcat Mentor... Earned Presidential List and Honor Roll recognition.
PERSONAL... Given name is Cara, but goes by her nickname, Moon... Daughter of Erica Burise... Has two brothers, Calvin and Coy... Selected Baylor over South Carolina, Tulane and Alabama.... Studying Physical Therapy.