UCLA Walk-on athlete who caught the eye of the coaches because of her intensity and attitude Good all-around athlete.
2002 Appeared in six games off the bench Played in a career-best 14 minutes at Oregon State, scoring two points with two steals and one rebound Also saw action at USC, at Stanford, versus Washington State and in the Pac-10 Tournament vs. Stanford.
2001 Saw action in six games off the bench Saw five minutes of action in the second game of the season vs. New Mexico Also played against Utah, San Diego and Pepperdine Had a season-high six minutes and two rebounds in the game at California Scored her first points in the win over Washington State Went three-for-four from the field vs. the Cougars for six points in just three minutes of action.
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner in basketball at Don Lugo High School in Chino, CA for coach Larry Webster Baseline league champions in 98-99 and 97-98 First-team all-league as a junior and sophomore Second-team all-league as a senior Team captain in her sophomore through senior seasons Winner of the Inland Valley All-Star Coaches award Also lettered three seasons in soccer for coach Alberto Becceril Named all-league in soccer in junior and senior years Team captain in her sophomore through senior years Played softball for coach Ray Sheffield Earned all-league honors as a junior and honorable mention as a freshman.
PERSONAL Full Name: Melissa Sue Maurin Born: January 8, 1981 in Westminster, CA Parents: Marcelo and Susan Maurin Has two brothers (Ty and Cory) and two sisters (Misty and Chantel) Lists Magic Johnson as the player she admires the most Enjoys playing basketball and volleyball and hanging out with friends and family Brother, Ty, is a starter on the UCLA soccer team Sociology major.
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