1 Trish Amboree
1 Trish Amboree
Height: 5-9
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lake Jackson, Texas
High School: Brazoswood HS
Position: Combo Guard

2011-12 (FRESHMAN): Played in 28 of the Islanders 29 games … averaged 4.5 points in 14.6 minutes per game … shot 17-of-25 from behind the charity stripe … received her first collegiate start as an Islander against Missouri (11/12) ... played 26 minutes and was one of three starters to score in double-figures ... tallied nine points on 2-of-6 shooting from behind the arc in 20 minutes of play against Arkansas State (11/20) ... scored seven points and grabbed four rebounds in 26 minutes against Iona (11/22) ... grabbed a season-high seven rebounds against Texas Southern (11/25) in a season-high 33 minutes ... scored a season-high 16 points off the bench including three 3-pointers and a season-high seven free throws to go 7-for-8 behind the charity stripe against North Texas (12/3) ... tallied eight points on 3-of-6 shooting vs. Jackson State (12/16) ... registered her third double-digit scoring game with 11 points, including 3-of-5 from three-point land against SMU (12/18) in 16 minutes of play.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Brazoswood High School in Clute, Texas, for coach Shelly Terry  … averaged 21 points, seven rebounds and eight assists per game … named Offensive Player of the Year and earned First Team All-District honors her sophomore, junior and senior year …named Newcomer of the Year her sophomore year and led her team to the first round of playoffs  … named First Team Academic All-District … graduated in the top 10 percent of her class and Summa Cum Laude … played AAU summer league ball for the Fort Bend Stars for coach Jason Bibbs.

PERSONAL: Born Trisha La’Chelle Amboree on Oct. 31, 1992, in Lake Jackson, Texas … parents are Troy and Trisa Amboree … has one sister, Tiffany … major is biomedical sciences.