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SMC Women's Basketball BIO
5 Alex Carbonel

Senior (2011-12):  Finished the year with a team-high 80 assists, despite missing six games with an injury... averaged a career-best 9.9 points per game, earning All-WCC Honorable Mention status... scored in double-figures for the first time in 2011-12 at Pacific with 12 points in SMC's one-point victory on the road... scored 12 points on 5-for-8 shooting against Cal Poly in a 68-65 victory... dished out five assists against just two turnovers in 28 minutes in a 13-point win over Virginia Tech... scored in double-figures in five straight games including 19 points and eight assists in a one point win at Seattle... recorded first double-double of the season with 11 points and 10 rebounds against Loyola Marymount... just shy of a triple-double in a win at Oregon with eight points, eight assists and nine rebounds... poured in a career-high 24 points making nine field-goals against San Diego... named WCC Player of the Week on January 16 after leading the Gaels to wins at Portland and No. 23 Gonzaga... scored 18 points at Gonzaga in the upset win over the Bulldogs... scored 17 points in the rematch loss against Gonzaga in McKeon Pavilion on January 28.

Junior (2010-11):  Started 23 games, averaging 7.7 points per game, shooting 44.3 percent from the field... reached double-figures in scoring on seven occasions... scored a career-high 20 points on the road at Portland... the 20 points broke her previous career high which also took place at the Chiles Center... scored 16 points in a loss at home to Gonzaga... scored 12 points in the WCC semifinal game against San Diego... recorded a season-high eight rebounds on three different occasions... dished out a season-high eight assists in a win over Idaho.

Sophomore (2009-10): Played in all 31 games with eight starts, averaging 14.0 minutes per game...finished the season averaging 3.0 points, 2.2 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game...season-high 10 points against Gonzaga (2/11/10)...had a career-high 10 rebounds against Boise State (12/12/09), also had seven assists in the game...dished out a career-high eight assists at Washington State (12/03/09) and finished with nine points and six rebounds in a career high 32 minutes of play.

Freshman (2008-09): Appeared in 30 games as a true freshman, starting 21 contests...averaged 6.8 points and 3.6 rebounds per outing...posted double figures in 10 games, including a career high 17-point outburst against Portland (2/14/09) on the strength of 5-of-9 shooting from the floor and 7-of-8 shooting from the free throw line...shot a team best 48 percent from long range... has recorded an impressive five or more rebounds in nine games from the Gaels' backcourt...posted best overall game of her season against Seattle (12/18/08), posting 14 points, five rebounds, five assists and two steals...knocked down 12-of-25 attempts from long range, including a 4-of-4 performance at Minnesota (12/01/08)...finished freshman campaign with 205 points, 107 rebounds, 50 assists and 25 steals, while shooting 33.9 percent from the field.

High School: Stayed close to home as she comes to Moraga from Fremont, CA...earned 10 letters while at American High School (basketball, volleyball and softball)...averaged 20.2 points, five rebounds, seven assists, and two steals throughout her high school career...was a four year Mission Valley Athletic All-League selection, while leading the league in scoring for three of her four seasons...named her team's most valuable player all four years...named All-East Bay twice...garnered Sac vs. Bay MVP in 2007...accumulated a 3.5 grade point average...chose Saint Mary's for the opportunities it would provide and the women's basketball program.


Position: Guard
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fremont, Calif.
High School: American
Experience: High School
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