15 - Susan Kies
Susan Kies
Birth Date: 1/7/92
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fonda, Iowa
High School: Newell-Fonda
Position: G
Major: Criminal Justice
gp 27
pts/g 16.2
fg % 39.5
3pt % 34.3
ft % 84.6
reb/g 3.9
a/g 2.9

About Susan: Is the daughter of Russell and Donna Kies.

High School Highlights: Was a four-year letterwinner in basketball for the Mustangs and was a four-time all-conference selection. She also earned all-state accolades twice and was named to the State Tournament All-Tournament team twice. Was named Class 1A Player of the Year as a senior.

In addition to basketball, she was a four-time letterwinner in volleybabll, two-time in golf, and five-time in softball. On the diamond, she was a four-time all-conference selection, two-time all-state, played on a state championship and two state runner-up teams, was named to the State Tournament All-Tournament Team as a senior, and was named Class 1A Player of the Year as a junior and senior.

Aside from athletics, she graduated as Valedictorian of her senior class and received the school's annual Bernie Saggau Award.

College Highlights:
2013-14: She capped off her stellar career by starting all 27 of the team's games and leading the way in scoring at 16.2ppg - a mark that also ranked her second in the IIAC.  She also led the team in made three-point field goals (61) and free-throw percentage (84.6 percent), while her free-throw percentage was also tops in the league.  She scored in double-figures in all but six games and also had 10 games of at least 20 points.  Her best scoring output came when she posted a career-high 35 points, including five three-point buckets in a win over Bethany Lutheran.  She also had three games of making five three-point buckets.  She matched her career-high with seven assists in a win over Central on January 25.  Following the year, she was named Second Team All-IIAC and again earned a spot on the Academic All-IIAC Team.

2012-13: She appeared in 25 games and made 24 starts while leading the team in scoring for the year (13.8ppg).  She also shot 35.1 perent from three-point range which ranked second on the team and seventh in the IIAC.  She also ranked second on the team in assists/game (2.6).  Her 85.7 percent mark from the free-throw line also led the team and was second among all IIAC players.  She finished the year with six games of at least 20 points and also recorded at least three assists 10 times.  She turned in a new career-best 28 points, including a career-high six three-pointers in a win against Martin Luther.  Two games later she posted a career-high seven assists against Caltech.  She was also named IIAC Player of the Week on December 2. Following the season, she was voted Honorable Mention All-IIAC by the league coaches and also earned a spot on the Academic All-IIAC Team.

2011-12: As a sophomore, she became the team's starting point guard and was third on the team in scoring and second in assists, steals and three-point field goals. She scored a career-best 20 points, while matching her career high with four three-pointers at Simpson College on February 8. She finished the year ranked fifth in the league, averaging 1.80 three-pointers per game.

2010-11: She came off the bench and appeared in all 26 games as a point guard for the team as a freshman and earned a varsity letter. She finished sixth on the team in scoring, was second in assists and tied for second in three-point field goals. She turned in a season-best 15 points, including three long-range buckets versus Simpson on January 17. Just more than a week earlier, she dished out seven assists off the bench against Luther College on January 8.

Recent Games
Feb 12 at Central L, 81-63
Feb 15 at Loras L, 77-67
Feb 19 Dubuque L, 85-78
Feb 22 Simpson W, 89-71
Feb 25 at Dubuque W, 63-59
Feb 27 at Coe L, 65-64
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 14
Games started 27 14
Minutes 762 414
Minutes per game 28.2 29.6
FG 150-380 67-192
FG Pct 39.5 34.9
3PT 61-178 31-88
3PT Pct 34.3 35.2
FT 77-91 33-39
FT Pct 84.6 84.6
Off rebounds 10 5
Def rebounds 95 51
Total rebounds 105 56
Rebounds per game 3.9 4.0
Personal fouls 52 32
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 77 43
Turnovers 70 39
Assist to turnover ratio 1.1 1.1
Steals 36 14
Blocks 1 1
Points 438 198
Points per game 16.2 14.1
Points per 40 min 23.0 19.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 12 at Minn. St. Mankato L, 119-57 1 24 2-12 16.7 0-7 0.0 4-4 100.0 8
Nov 15 vs. Clarke L, 66-61 1 31 5-19 26.3 2-11 18.2 3-4 75.0 15
Nov 16 at Cornell L, 84-67 1 26 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Nov 22 vs. St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 87-83 1 25 4-13 30.8 1-5 20.0 8-9 88.9 17
Nov 23 vs. Whittier W, 108-82 1 26 6-12 50.0 1-4 25.0 3-4 75.0 16
Nov 26 at Bethany Lutheran W, 99-72 1 27 13-19 68.4 5-7 71.4 4-4 100.0 35
Nov 29 vs. Grand View L, 84-60 1 24 6-18 33.3 2-9 22.2 7-8 87.5 21
Nov 30 vs. Illinois Tech W, 111-43 1 15 4-6 66.7 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 3 Martin Luther W, 88-74 1 28 8-15 53.3 3-6 50.0 3-5 60.0 22
Dec 7 Northwestern-St. Paul L, 110-100 1 25 7-21 33.3 4-18 22.2 2-2 100.0 20
Dec 28 Bethel (Minn.) W, 78-69 1 29 3-12 25.0 1-3 33.3 5-6 83.3 12
Jan 4 Iowa Wesleyan L, 86-81 1 27 9-21 42.9 5-14 35.7 2-2 100.0 25
Jan 8 at Coe L, 74-61 1 28 4-16 25.0 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 11 Loras L, 83-79 1 32 7-20 35.0 4-8 50.0 4-4 100.0 22
Jan 15 at Simpson L, 93-69 1 23 3-10 30.0 2-5 40.0 4-4 100.0 12
Jan 18 at Dubuque L, 91-65 1 30 4-12 33.3 0-5 0.0 5-6 83.3 13
Jan 22 Wartburg L, 82-77 1 30 3-13 23.1 2-8 25.0 4-5 80.0 12
Jan 25 Central W, 83-79 1 31 7-13 53.8 5-8 62.5 2-2 100.0 21
Jan 29 at Luther W, 75-64 1 34 6-19 31.6 3-9 33.3 5-6 83.3 20
Feb 1 at Wartburg W, 73-70 1 35 5-12 41.7 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 14
Feb 5 Coe L, 97-92 1 29 5-12 41.7 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 12
Feb 8 Luther W, 97-85 1 28 9-18 50.0 4-7 57.1 5-6 83.3 27
Feb 12 at Central L, 81-63 1 25 1-6 16.7 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 15 at Loras L, 77-67 1 32 7-18 38.9 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 17
Feb 19 Dubuque L, 85-78 1 24 4-12 33.3 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 22 Simpson W, 89-71 1 33 2-11 18.2 1-6 16.7 3-4 75.0 8
Feb 25 at Dubuque W, 63-59 1 33 10-16 62.5 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 23
Feb 27 at Coe L, 65-64 1 32 6-10 60.0 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 16
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 12 at Minn. St. Mankato L, 119-57 1 24 0 6 6 3 4 0.8 0 0 2 0
Nov 15 vs. Clarke L, 66-61 1 31 1 4 5 0 1 0.0 2 0 3 0
Nov 16 at Cornell L, 84-67 1 26 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 0
Nov 22 vs. St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 87-83 1 25 1 2 3 2 1 2.0 2 0 0 0
Nov 23 vs. Whittier W, 108-82 1 26 0 3 3 3 6 0.5 0 0 3 0
Nov 26 at Bethany Lutheran W, 99-72 1 27 0 4 4 0 3 0.0 3 0 0 0
Nov 29 vs. Grand View L, 84-60 1 24 0 1 1 2 2 1.0 4 0 2 0
Nov 30 vs. Illinois Tech W, 111-43 1 15 0 1 1 5 0 - 0 0 2 0
Dec 3 Martin Luther W, 88-74 1 28 1 4 5 3 3 1.0 2 0 1 0
Dec 7 Northwestern-St. Paul L, 110-100 1 25 1 3 4 3 1 3.0 0 0 2 0
Dec 28 Bethel (Minn.) W, 78-69 1 29 0 4 4 3 6 0.5 3 0 1 0
Jan 4 Iowa Wesleyan L, 86-81 1 27 1 5 6 4 3 1.3 1 0 2 0
Jan 8 at Coe L, 74-61 1 28 1 2 3 0 4 0.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 11 Loras L, 83-79 1 32 1 0 1 6 4 1.5 1 0 3 0
Jan 15 at Simpson L, 93-69 1 23 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 18 at Dubuque L, 91-65 1 30 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 2 0 3 0
Jan 22 Wartburg L, 82-77 1 30 0 5 5 2 2 1.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 25 Central W, 83-79 1 31 0 7 7 7 7 1.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 29 at Luther W, 75-64 1 34 0 6 6 4 4 1.0 2 0 2 0
Feb 1 at Wartburg W, 73-70 1 35 1 5 6 2 2 1.0 1 1 2 -
Feb 5 Coe L, 97-92 1 29 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 0 0 3 0
Feb 8 Luther W, 97-85 1 28 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 12 at Central L, 81-63 1 25 0 3 3 3 5 0.6 1 0 3 -
Feb 15 at Loras L, 77-67 1 32 1 4 5 4 2 2.0 4 0 1 -
Feb 19 Dubuque L, 85-78 1 24 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 5 1
Feb 22 Simpson W, 89-71 1 33 0 5 5 4 3 1.3 0 0 1 -
Feb 25 at Dubuque W, 63-59 1 33 0 5 5 3 2 1.5 3 0 1 -
Feb 27 at Coe L, 65-64 1 32 0 6 6 3 2 1.5 2 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 27 28.2 5.6-14.1 39.5 2.3-6.6 34.3 2.9-3.4 84.6 16.2
Conference 14 14 29.6 4.8-13.7 34.9 2.2-6.3 35.2 2.4-2.8 84.6 14.1
Exhibition 1 1 24.0 2.0-12.0 16.7 0.0-7.0 0.0 4.0-4.0 100.0 8.0

Home 11 11 28.7 5.8-15.3 38.1 2.9-8.0 36.4 2.7-3.3 83.3 17.3
Away 11 11 29.5 5.5-13.1 42.4 1.9-5.2 36.8 2.2-2.5 85.7 15.2
Neutral 5 5 24.2 5.0-13.6 36.8 1.6-6.6 24.2 4.6-5.4 85.2 16.2

Wins 12 12 28.7 6.4-13.8 46.4 2.6-5.6 46.3 3.5-4.3 80.8 18.9
Losses 15 15 27.9 4.9-14.3 34.1 2.0-7.4 27.0 2.3-2.6 89.7 14.1

November 7 7 24.9 5.7-13.3 43.0 1.9-6.0 31.0 4.1-4.7 87.9 17.4
December 3 3 27.3 6.0-16.0 37.5 2.7-9.0 29.6 3.3-4.3 76.9 18.0
January 8 8 29.4 5.4-15.5 34.7 2.8-7.8 35.5 3.2-3.6 89.7 16.8
February 9 9 30.1 5.4-12.8 42.6 2.0-5.2 38.3 1.3-1.8 75.0 14.2
March - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 27 762 150-380 39.5 61-178 34.3 77-91 84.6 438
Conference 14 14 414 67-192 34.9 31-88 35.2 33-39 84.6 198
Exhibition 1 1 24 2-12 16.7 0-7 0.0 4-4 100.0 8

Home 11 11 316 64-168 38.1 32-88 36.4 30-36 83.3 190
Away 11 11 325 61-144 42.4 21-57 36.8 24-28 85.7 167
Neutral 5 5 121 25-68 36.8 8-33 24.2 23-27 85.2 81

Wins 12 12 344 77-166 46.4 31-67 46.3 42-52 80.8 227
Losses 15 15 418 73-214 34.1 30-111 27.0 35-39 89.7 211

November 7 7 174 40-93 43.0 13-42 31.0 29-33 87.9 122
December 3 3 82 18-48 37.5 8-27 29.6 10-13 76.9 54
January 8 8 235 43-124 34.7 22-62 35.5 26-29 89.7 134
February 9 9 271 49-115 42.6 18-47 38.3 12-16 75.0 128
March - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 27 28.2 0.4 3.5 3.9 1.9 0.0 2.9 2.6 1.1 1.3 0.0
Conference 14 14 29.6 0.4 3.6 4.0 2.3 0.1 3.1 2.8 1.1 1.0 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 24.0 0.0 6.0 6.0 2.0 0.0 3.0 4.0 0.8 0.0 0.0

Home 11 11 28.7 0.4 3.7 4.1 2.2 0.1 3.5 3.0 1.2 0.8 0.0
Away 11 11 29.5 0.4 3.9 4.3 1.6 0.0 2.5 2.5 1.0 1.7 0.1
Neutral 5 5 24.2 0.4 2.2 2.6 2.0 0.0 2.4 2.0 1.2 1.6 0.0

Wins 12 12 28.7 0.2 4.1 4.3 1.4 0.0 3.0 3.2 0.9 1.4 0.1
Losses 15 15 27.9 0.5 3.1 3.5 2.3 0.1 2.7 2.1 1.3 1.3 0.0

November 7 7 24.9 0.3 2.4 2.7 1.7 0.0 2.1 2.0 1.1 1.6 0.0
December 3 3 27.3 0.7 3.7 4.3 1.3 0.0 3.0 3.3 0.9 1.7 0.0
January 8 8 29.4 0.5 3.9 4.4 2.2 0.0 3.5 3.2 1.1 1.1 0.0
February 9 9 30.1 0.2 4.0 4.2 2.0 0.1 2.8 2.2 1.2 1.2 0.1
March - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 27 762 10 95 105 52 1 77 70 1.1 36 1
Conference 14 14 414 5 51 56 32 1 43 39 1.1 14 1
Exhibition 1 1 24 0 6 6 2 0 3 4 0.8 0 0

Home 11 11 316 4 41 45 24 1 38 33 1.2 9 0
Away 11 11 325 4 43 47 18 0 27 27 1.0 19 1
Neutral 5 5 121 2 11 13 10 0 12 10 1.2 8 0

Wins 12 12 344 3 49 52 17 0 36 38 0.9 17 1
Losses 15 15 418 7 46 53 35 1 41 32 1.3 19 0

November 7 7 174 2 17 19 12 0 15 14 1.1 11 0
December 3 3 82 2 11 13 4 0 9 10 0.9 5 0
January 8 8 235 4 31 35 18 0 28 26 1.1 9 0
February 9 9 271 2 36 38 18 1 25 20 1.2 11 1
March - - - - - - - - - - - - -