Abby Kirchoff

Number20
ClassSo
PositionG
Height5-11
HometownBarrington, Ill.
Prev. SchoolBarrington HS

Statistics

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Season  GP-GS  Min--Avg  FG-FGA   Pct 3FG-FGA   Pct  FT-FTA   Pct  Off Def  Tot  Avg  PF FO   A  TO Blk Stl  Pts  Avg
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2011-12 29-21  850 29.3 109-259  .421  37-101  .366  98-116  .845   26  75  101  3.5  61  1  53  52   6  42  353 12.2

Pre UCCS Notes:

Named Mid-Suburban West Player of the Year as a senior at Barrington High School ... Named Northwest All-Area by the Daily Herald ... is fifth on her school's career scoring list with 1,272 points ... her 78 percent free throw accuracy ranks second all time ... led the Fillies with 15 points per game as a senior ... also had 165 rebounds, 84 steals and 27 blocked shots ... team went 9-1 in league play and 21-9 overall ... team was ranked 25th in the state of Illinois overall and 15th in Class 4A in the Freeman National Basketball Rankings.

Personal Notes:

Majoring in Communication ... Parents Joanne and Tim Kirchoff ... Four Siblings, Aaron, Allison, Anna, and Angie ... graduated high school with a 3.0 GPA.

Stories featuring Abby Kirchoff

October 16, 2013Mountain Lions Picked to Win RMAC ChampionshipAfter finishing with the best winning percentage in program history in 2012-13, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs was picked to win its first RMAC women’s basketball championship in the 2013-14 Preseason Coaches’ Polls released this morning.
March 6, 2013Kirchoff Leads Four Mountain Lions on All-RMAC TeamsUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs leading scorer Abby Kirchoff led four Mountain Lions who earned a spot on the 2013 RMAC All-Conference teams announced today.
March 5, 2013Wolfinger Scores Career-High 28 in Final GameThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs (19-8 / 16-6 RMAC) could not keep its season alive despite a career-high 28 points from Lauren Wolfinger as Colorado Christian University (17-10 / 13-9 RMAC) knocked off the Mountain Lions 72-70 at the Gallogly Events Center in the quarterfinals of the RMAC Shootout.
March 4, 2013Gold Rush Tuesday as UCCS Hosts the First Round of the 2013 RMAC ShootoutThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (19-7 / 16-6) will host "Gold Rush," which is first home playoff game since 2001-02 and just the second in program history this Tuesday at the Gallogly Events Center. The three seeded Mountain Lions will host the sixth seed Cougars (16-10 / 13-9 RMAC) of Colorado Christian.
March 2, 2013Kirchoff Leads UCCS Against Metro State in Regular Season FinaleDENVER, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (19-7 / 16-6 RMAC) falls to Metro State (19-8 / 17-5) 47-65 tonight inside the Auraria Events Center.
March 1, 2013Fisher's Double-Double Leads UCCS to Victory Against RangersDENVER, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (19-6 / 16-5 RMAC) defeats the Regis Rangers (10-15 / 9-12 RMAC) tonight 72-66. The win for UCCS secures its best record in program history and will allow the Mountain Lions to host a quarterfinal game in the 2013 RMAC shootout this Tuesday at the Gallogly Events Center. It will be just the second home playoff game in program history.
February 9, 2013UCCS Clinches RMAC Shootout Spot with Win at Pueblo
February 2, 2013Mountain Lions Look for the Sweep Tonight Against the CowgirlsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (14-4 / 11-4 RMAC) looks to continue their historic run tonight as they host New Mexico Highlands (4-14 / 4-10 RMAC).
February 1, 2013Mountain Lions Utilize Blackout Night Energy; Improve to 14-4COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (14-4 / 11-3 RMAC) never trailed in their dominant 77-56 victory over Western New Mexico University (3-15 / 2-12 RMAC) at the Gallogly Events Center.
January 31, 2013UCCS Hosts Western New Mexico Friday for Blackout NightThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (13-4 / 10-3 RMAC) looks to continue their historic run this Friday, as they take on Western New Mexico (2-14 / 3-11 RMAC) for the annual UCCS Blackout Night.
January 26, 2013Kirchoff Soars Against Eagles in Second Half to Lead UCCS to Historic WinCHADRON, Neb. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team continues its historic run tonight, defeating the Chadron State Eagles 78-61 to improve to 13-4 for the first time in program history.
January 25, 2013Ramirez Makes it Rain from Long RangeSPEARFISH, S.D. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team defeats Black Hills State 66-52 tonight inside the Donald E. Young Center in the first meeting ever between these two programs. UCCS improves their overall record to 12-4 for the first time in program history and moves into third place in the Rocky Mountain Conference with a conference record of 9-3.
January 24, 2013Mountain Lions Look to Continue Historic Run Friday in SpearfishThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (11-4 / 8-3) looks to continue their historic run as they travel to Spearfish South Dakota to take Black Hills State (6-9 / 5-6) on Friday night.
January 21, 2013This Week in Mountain Lion AthleticsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs athletic teams will compete in three different states during the weekend as basketball starts the second half of the conference season and indoor track and field continues the season in New Mexico.
January 19, 2013Pikul’s Proficient Performance Leads Mountain Lions to MilestoneLAKEWOOD, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (11-4 / 8-3 RMAC) defeats Colorado Christian (9-6 / 6-5 RMAC) tonight 80-64 to move into fourth place in the RMAC at the halfway point of the season. The 11-4 record marks the best start to a season for UCCS in program history.
January 18, 2013Krueger's Dominance in the Paint Propels UCCS to another winThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (10-4 / 7-3 RMAC) defeats Colorado Mines (10-6 / 7-3) 64-58 tonight in Lockridge Arena. The 10-4 record matches the best start to a season in program history.
January 17, 2013Mountain Lions Travel North This Weekend for Two Conference Road GamesThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (9-4 / 6-3 RMAC) travels north this weekend for two conference road games as they take on Colorado Mines (10-5 / 7-2) and Colorado Christian (8-5 / 5-4 RMAC).UCCS has a record of 6-1 in the previous seven games and 31-26 all-time against this weekend's opponents.
January 14, 2013Kirchoff Earns RMAC Offensive Player of Week AwardAbby Kirchoff, a sophomore guard for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs, averaged 17 points and six rebounds last weekend and earned RMAC/Baden Offensive Player of the Week honors this morning. It's the second player of the week honor for Kirchoff this season and the first offensive aw
January 14, 2013This Week in Mountain Lion AthleticsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's and women's basketball teams will be on the road for the first time in more than a month with games at Colorado Mines and Colorado Christian, while the indoor track and field teams begin the season at University of Colorado Boulder at the Potts Indoor Invitational.
January 12, 2013Mountain Lions Give No. 8 CMU All they Handle in LossCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (9-4 / RMAC 6-3) gave No. 8 nationally ranked Colorado Mesa University (14-0 / RMAC 10-0) everything they could handle in a 55-56 loss at the Gallogly Events Center.
January 11, 2013Krueger dominates the paint; UCCS dominates Western StateKellie Krueger and Abby Kirchoff scored 20 points a piece in what became a blowout late for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (9-3 / 6-2 RMAC) in a 73-55 victory over Western State College University (1-12 / 1-8 RMAC) Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
January 10, 2013Mountain Lions Look for their Best Start in Program History this Weekend at HomeThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (8-3 / 5-2 RMAC) hosts two home conference games this weekend as they take on Western State (1-11 / 1-7 RMAC) and No. 8 Colorado Mesa (12-0 / 8-0 RMAC).
January 5, 2013UCCS takes a tough loss at the Inaugural Downtown ClassicCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Inaugural Downtown Classic did not turn out as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (8-2 / 5-1 RMAC) would have liked as they lost to the Colorado State University-Pueblo Thunderwolves (8-2 / 5-1 RMAC) 66-54 at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium.
January 4, 2013UCCS looks to extend the best start in progam history as they battle CSU-PuebloCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women’s basketball team (8-2 / 5-1 RMAC) will host Colorado State University-Pueblo (8-2 / 5-1 RMAC) this Saturday at the City Auditorium for the inaugural Downtown Classic.
December 18, 2012Mountain Lions Roll Past MenloCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Lauren Wolfinger led all scorers with 19 points as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (8-2/5-1 RMAC) started off Christmas break in winning fashion with a victory over the Menlo College Oaks (10-2/7-1 CalPac) 65-53 Tuesday night at the Gallogly Events Center.
December 15, 2012Patterson's Double-Double Leads UCCS to an Overtime Win Against Western New MexicoSILVER CITY, N.M. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team defeats Western New Mexico 80-73 in overtime, as Sam Patterson records the fist double-double for the team this season. The Mountain Lions improve to 7-2 overall and 5-1 in the RMAC, for the first time in over a decade.
December 14, 2012Patterson, Kirchoff Lead Strong Offensive Night Against CowgirlsSam Patterson scored a game-high and season-best 23 points and led the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to its fifth-best scoring performance in program history as the Mountain Lions (6-2 / 4-1 RMAC) defeated New Mexico Highlands (3-6 / 3-2 RMAC) tonight in the Joe A. Wilson Complex.
December 10, 2012Hannah Knight and Abby Kirchoff to be on this week's episode of The Lion's Den!Don't miss Abby Kirchoff and Hannah Knight from the UCCS women's basketball team, as they will be on this week's episode of The Lion's Den! to talk about the 3-1 conference start to the new season as well as to preview the team's upcoming trip to New Mexico. Hosts MJ and Martin will also recap and preview all the latest games and events. So be sure to tune in, Tuesday at Ten, to the Lion's Den!
December 8, 2012Wolfinger’s Big Night Powers UCCS to their Third Home Conference Win this SeasonLauren Wolfinger scored a business like 22 points for the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (5-2 / 3-1 RMAC) in a 68-54 win over Regis (2-5 / 1-2 RMAC) at the Gallogly Events Center Friday evening.
December 7, 2012Mountain Lions drop first conference game of the seasonA tough shooting night left the Mountain Lions wanting more after a 49-62 loss to the Metro State Roadrunners at the Gallogly Events Center Friday Evening.
December 6, 2012Mountain Lions look to extend their 2-0 conference record this weekend at homeThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team will be back in action this upcoming weekend to conclude the four-game home-stand to start the 2012-2013 conference season. UCCS will host Metro State (2-4, 0-1 RMAC) Friday night, followed by Regis (2-3, 1-0 RMAC) on Saturday night.
December 4, 2012This Week in Mountain Lion AthleticsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lion basketball teams remain at home for a second weekend of home doubleheaders with Metro State and Regis.
December 3, 2012Kirchoff named the RMAC Defensive Player of the WeekCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - University of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard, Abby Kirchoff, was named the RMAC Defensive Player of the Week after leading UCCS to two home wins to begin the 2012-2013 conference season.
November 30, 2012UCCS beats Fort Lewis 70-65 to start the season 3-1COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Gabby Ramirez may have came up one assist short of a school record, but her 10 assists were more than enough to help UCCS improve its record at home – to 1-0.
November 29, 2012Mountain Lions Tip-Off the 2012-2013 Conference Season this Weekend at HomeThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team opens up the conference season this weekend as they begin a four game home-stand. This weekend, UCCS (2-1) will play host to Fort Lewis (1-3) and Adams State (3-1).
November 26, 2012This Week in Mountain Lion Athletics
November 20, 2012This Week in Mountain Lion AthleticsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's and women's basketball teams will play the final tuneup games before the start of the conference season, with the Mountain Lion women in Texas and the men in California for the Thanksgiving week.
November 20, 2012Mountain Lions Fall for the First Time This SeasonThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (2-1) fell for the first time this season in a 78-54 loss to West Texas A&M (1-3) Tuesday night at the First United Bank Center.
November 19, 2012Mountain Lions take on the Buffaloes this Tuesday in TexasThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team (2-0) is set to travel to Canyon, Texas to take on West Texas A&M (0-3) this Tuesday. The Mountain Lion’s trail in the all-time series against the Lady Buffs 4-2, but won the last game 66-62 on November 19, 2011.
November 17, 2012UCCS wins 2nd straight game by double digits to open the 2012-2013 seasonALAMOSA, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women’s basketball team wins the second straight game to open the 2012-2013 season as they defeat Northern New Mexico 73-42 at the Alamosa Tourism and Bankers Classic hosted by Adams State on Saturday.
November 16, 2012UCCS Opens the Season with a 41 Point VictoryALAMOSA, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women’s basketball teams opens up the 2012-2013 season with a win for the third straight year under the helm of head coach Corey Laster. The Mountain Lions defeated Oklahoma Panhandle 96-55 at the Alamosa Tourism and Bankers Classic hosted by Adams State on Friday.
November 13, 2012This Week in Mountain Lion AthleticsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs volleyball team begins postseason action on Tuesday night in the RMAC Tournament while the nationally-ranked Mountain Lion cross country teams travel to the national championships on Saturday. Both UCCS basketball teams begin their regular seasons this weekend in non-conference classics.
November 1, 2012Kirchoff Named to All-Preseason Team; UCCS Picked Sixth in RMAC Coaches PollCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – University of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore guard Abby Kirchoff earned a spot in the 2012-13 RMAC Women’s Basketball All-Preseason team as the Mountain Lions were projected to qualify for the RMAC Shootout in today’s preseason coaches poll. UCCS was picked to finish sixth by the other conference coaches.
March 2, 2012UCCS to take on Fort Lewis tonight in RMAC Shootout Final FourGAME PREVIEW: When college basketball teams get to March, it's not always about who's played well since November, but who's peaking at the right time.
February 28, 2012Lady Mountain Lions dominate second half, beat CSU-Pueblo to advance in RMAC TournamentPUEBLO, CO: The Mountain Lion fans who had the pleasure of watching UCCS take down rival CSU-Pueblo at Massari Arena on Tuesday night won’t soon forget the masterful comeback orchestrated by the Mountain Lion Seniors.
February 28, 2012RMAC All-Conference basketball teams announcedThe UCCS basketball teams completed the regular season and both teams has players who received post season, all-conference honors.
February 24, 2012UCCS women stave-off Cougars lateCOLORADO SPRINGS – On strength of Ashley Miller’s free-throw shooting the University of Colorado Colorado Springs pulled out a close victory 78-74 against the Colorado Christian University Cougars Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
February 18, 2012Lady Mountain Lions make it four in a row with win over the UNK LopersKEARNEY, NE - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs Women’s basketball team played the second leg of their Nebraska road trip on Saturday night against the University of Nebraska-Kearney Lopers at the Health and Sports Center.
February 17, 2012Lady Mountain Lions continue pursuit of post season with win over Chadron StateCHADRON, NE – The UCCS women’s basketball team played against the Chadron State College Eagles in the Armstrong Gymnasium in Chadron, Nebraska Friday night.
February 13, 2012Abby Kirchoff Named RMAC/Baden Offensive Player of the WeekFreshman Abby Kirchoff led the Mountain Lions offensively to their first home back-to-back wins of the season after defeating Adams State and No. 6 Fort Lewis. She averaged 26 points and dished out four assists while netting 68.1 percent from the floor (15 of 22).
February 11, 2012UCCS Knocks off #6 Fort LewisColorado Springs ­­- The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs picked up their second straight win at home against the sixth nationally ranked and RMAC leading Fort Lewis Skyhawks. UCCS rallied for 52 second half points to bring down the top team in the conference 84-78.
February 10, 2012UCCS finds outside touch inside GalloglyCOLORADO SPRINGS – Terrific outside shooting, 11-of-22 on 3-pointers, by the University of Colorado Colorado Springs allowed the Mountain Lions to beat the Adams State Grizzlies 67-36 Friday evening at the Gallogly Events Center.
February 4, 2012Mountain Lions come up short at homeCOLORADO SPRINGS – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs could not contain a red-hot Erica Hicks and her 27 points as the Mountain Lions fell to the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves 66-60 Saturday night at the Gallogly Events Center.
January 31, 2012BLACKOUT NIGHT: This Saturday, February 4thGet on your black UCCS gear and join us for our annual Blackout Night basketball extravaganza this Saturday, February 4th, against rival CSU-Pueblo.
January 28, 2012Mountain Lion Women Prevail, Men Fall to WNMUThe Mountain Lions were led by Danielle Brown, who scored 18. Abby Kirchoff had 11 as all but one of UCCS’ players hit the scorebook.
January 13, 2012Mountain Lions Roll Regis in First Home Stand of 2012COLORADO SPRINGS- The University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lions defeated the Regis Rangers 73-63 at the Gallogly Events Center Friday evening.
January 7, 2012UCCS falls to Colorado Mesa, finally gets to come homeGRAND JUNCTION – Kelsey Sigl scored 25 points as the Colorado Mesa Mavericks defeated the University of Colorado Colorado Springs 64-49 Saturday evening at Brownson Arena.
January 6, 2012Kirchoff, Mountain Lions hold off Western StateGUNNISON – Abby Kirchoff scored 20 points as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs withstood a spirited Western State comeback to defeat the Mountaineers 75-70 Friday evening at Paul Wright Gym.
January 3, 2012UCCS bests Johnson & Wales, completes nonconference slate at 5-1DENVER – Abby Kirchoff had 15 points, seven rebounds and five assists to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs to a 73-60 nonconference victory over the Johnson & Wales Wildcats Tuesday evening at the Wildcat Center.
December 17, 2011Mountain Lions bounce back with victory Western New MexicoCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo -- Abby Kirchoff continues to make significant contributions as a freshman as she had a career-high 23 points helping the University of Colorado Colorado Springs knock-off Western New Mexico 67-44 Saturday night at the Gallogly Events Center.
December 10, 2011Four in double figures boost Mountain Lions past Colorado ChristianLAKEWOOD, Colo. – Jessica Brown led four Mountain Lions in double figures with 16 points as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs won its second straight with a 75-64 victory over the Colorado Christian Cougars Saturday at the CCU Events Center.
December 9, 2011Mountain Lions overcome OrediggersGOLDEN, Colo. – A good team finds a way to win when it isn’t at its best. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs did just that on Friday.
November 26, 2011UCCS women improve to 4-1 with win over Tarleton StateGRAND JUNCTION, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs’ tour through some of the nation’s best women’s basketball programs continued Saturday as the Mountain Lions, behind 20 points by Jessica Brown, defeated the Tarleton State TexAnns 73-62 at Brownson Arena.
November 25, 2011Mountain Lions score school-record 109 points in win over Panhandle StateGRAND JUNCTION, Colo. – The University of Colorado Colorado Springs set a new school record by scoring 109 points Friday afternoon in a 109-98 victory over the Oklahoma Panhandle State Aggies in the first game of the 2011 Clarion Inn Thanksgiving Classic at Colorado Mesa’s Brownson Arena.
November 19, 2011UCCS grabs quality win over West Texas A&MCOLORADO SPRINGS - Jessica Brown scored 16 points to go along with a team leading six assists and five steals as the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Women's basketball team held off West Texas A&M 66-62 Saturday night at the Gallogly Events Center.
November 12, 2011Mountain Lions lose to Concordia, split tournamentST. PAUL, Minn. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team settled for a split at the Concordia Tip-Off Classic as the host Golden Bears defeated the Mountain Lions 65-56 Saturday evening at the Gangelhoff Center.
November 11, 2011UCCS opens season with win over powerhouse Winona StateST. PAUL, Minn. - In binary, the language used by computers, 111111 represents a question mark. On Friday, or 11/11/11, the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball team answered plenty of them.
November 2, 2011Mountain Lions hold on for exhibition win over Division I Air ForceCOLORADO SPRINGS – Jessica and Danielle Brown scored 25 of their combined 29 points in the first half as the Mountain Lions built a big lead and held on to defeat the NCAA Division I Air Force Falcons 66-65 Wednesday evening in an exhibition game.
May 13, 2011Kirchoff sisters added to women's basketball's impressive recruiting classCorey Laster's first recruiting class as the coach of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs women's basketball program got even stronger and deeper with the announcement Monday of the addition of Anna and Abby Kirchoff.
November 28, 2010UCCS women’s basketball recovers from 10-Point deficit in scrimmageLA JUNTA, Colo. - The UCCS Women’s Basketball team kicked off the season with a win against Otero Junior College in their first scrimmage on Wednesday. The win broke the ice for the rest of the year's upcoming challenges. Though the team got off to a rocky start, trailing by nine for most of the first half, the girls picked up their defense. Combine that with the increased execution on the offensive end in the second half, and you can see how they pulled off a 10 point win.
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