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Alyssa Faubion
1  Alyssa Faubion

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hamilton, Ohio

High School:
Hamilton HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1L

2007-08 (Freshman)
Appeared in nine games, playing a combined 49 minutes ... twice scored three points in a contest, doing so against Texas A&M Corpus-Christi (11/16) and vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11/30) ... also registered a steal against TAMUCC, a game in which she earned a career-best 20 minutes of playing time ... dished out a career-high two assists in the triumph against Western Kentucky (3/22) in the first round of the NCAA tournament.

High School
Four-year letterwinner at Hamilton High School in Ohio ... scored more than 1,000 points in her career, earning placement on the Greater Miami Conference All-League First-Team three times ... garnered honorable mention All-Ohio honors as a senior ... tremendous senior campaign, as she averaged 17.7 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 2.1 steals to show off her all-around ability ... effort placed her second in the league in scoring and rebounding, an impressive feat considering her 5-6 frame ... in the summer of 2006, Faubion played AAU ball for the famous New York Gauchos ... facing some of the best competition in the country, Faubion provided much needed outside scoring for a team that had two of the top-25 players in the country ... as a junior, Faubion once again had all around numbers ... poured in 11.6 ppg, to go along with 7.7 rpg, 4.6 apg and 2.6 spg ... among the league leaders as a sophomore, turning in 13.1 ppg to go along with 6.3 rpg and 2.9 apg ... earned varsity letters with the cross country, softball and track & field programs ... stellar student, evidenced by 3.5 GPA ... also was member of the National Honor Society, the student council and Gold Honor Roll.

Personal
Full name is Alyssa R. Faubion ... a general studies major ... daughter of Sheryl Faubion ... has one sibling and a friend who is pretty much her sister ... enjoys photography ... career objective beyond sports is to coach basketball at the collegiate level ... lists her mom as her biggest sports influence because she has always supported her and started her out playing when she was young ... is superstitious about eating spaghetti before a game ... born on December 18, 1988, in Batavia, Ohio.

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