Garoutte played in 33 games during her senior season, making 11 starts, including six-straight to close the season ... Closed out her home career recording a season-high 12 points against Oral Roberts in the opening round of the WNIT ... Also posted double-digit scoring games against New Mexico and Sam Houston State ... Finished third on the team in field goal percentage, averaging nearly 44 percent from the floor during her final season ... Played a career-high of 32 minutes against Utah in the championship game of the Mountain West Conference Tournament ... Ranked fourth on the team in assists this season, averaging 1.1 per contest.
Micah Garoutte saw action in 13 games after experiencing a late start to the season due to a broken foot in fall camp ... was held out of the first 13 games due to the injury before returning for the start of the MWC league schedule Jan. 6 at Air Force ... posted averages of 1.8 points and 0.8 rebounds while playing 7.0 minutes per game ... scored eight points on 4-of-5 shooting in her best offensive showing of the season Feb. 13 vs. Wyoming ... earned her only start of the season Feb. 23 vs. UNLV ... despite the limited action, still managed to tie for sixth on the team with seven blocked shots.
Micah Garoutte started 28 of 31 games for TCU during her sophomore season... has made 45 starts in the last 50 games overall dating back to 2007-08... paced the Frogs in free-throw shooting with the sixth-best single-season rate in program history... ranked fourth on the team in rebounds and fifth in scoring... led TCU in scoring, rebounds and assists one time each... tied what was then a career high with two assists vs. Sam Houston State (Nov. 23)... scored a then-season-best 12 points while adding three assists vs. Houston (Nov. 14)... went 6-for-6 at the free throw line against the Cougars, marking personal bests in makes and attempts... scored 10 first-half points on her way to matching a season best with 12 overall vs. Fresno State (Dec. 4), when she went 5-of-7 from the field... just missed notching her first career double-double with nine points and a career-high 10 rebounds vs. SMU (Dec. 30)... scored eight points with three assists in only 13 minutes of action during the Jan. 17 home win over Air Force... tied a career high with 14 points while going 6-for-6 from the field during the Jan. 21 road win at Wyoming... led TCU with nine boards against the Cowgirls and tied a career best with 31 minutes of action... led the Frogs with a career-best four assists during the Jan. 25 loss at No. 23 New Mexico... totaled nine points and four boards during the Feb. 21 home win over Wyoming... tied for the team lead for only the second time in her career with 10 points during a low-scoring home win Feb. 25 vs. New Mexico... totaled six points with five boards during TCU's NCAA Tournament first-round loss to South Dakota State (March 22).
Garoutte, one of two true freshmen to hit the floor in 2007-08, saw action in 31 of 35 games during her first season on campus... started 17 of the final 19 contests, helping boost the Frogs to a 15-4 mark over the stretch... scored in double figures three times and led TCU in points once... tallied her first career points with a layup in addition to three rebounds in 11 minutes against Coppin State (Dec. 8)... earned her first career start in TCU's first-ever win over New Mexico (Jan. 15) in The Pit, where she tied previous career highs with four points and two field goals... totaled six rebounds against Colorado State (Jan. 19) in her second start... set former career highs with nine points, four field goals and seven attempts against Utah (Jan. 26)... recorded her first double-figure scoring game with 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting against BYU (Feb. 5)... matched the scoring effort with 14 points the following game at San Diego State (Feb. 9), while also pulling down a career-best seven boards... set a personal best with two blocked shots at Colorado State (Feb. 20)... set a career best with two assists during the regular-season final at BYU (March 8)... made a career-high five blocks, all in the first half, while tying for the team lead with 12 points during TCU's MWC Tournament semifinal loss to San Diego State (March 14)... the swats would have set the tourney single-game record, but Aztec freshman Paris Johnson totaled six blocks in the same game.
Garoutte was a three-year letterwinner for coach Don Patterson at Plano West High School... ranked as the No. 38 senior in the state of Texas for 2007 by Gordon Louck of TexasGirlsBasketball.com... was a first-team All-District 9-5A selection as a senior after earning second-team honors as both a junior and sophomore... helped the Wolves to the district 9-5A title in 2006-07... helped West win the 2005-06 Class 5A state title as a junior.
Garoutte plans to major in graphics design at TCU... has one sister, Jessica... born to Wayne Garoutte and Gaylea Lunday on Jan. 12, 1989... mother Gaylea played college basketball at Rice... hopes to one day work as an architect... likes to draw, swim and jet ski in her spare time... nicknamed "Mike."
Photo Gallery-Sophomore Season (2008-09)
Photo Gallery-Freshman Season (2007-08)