George Mason Women's Basketball BIO
14 Melissa Collier
2012-13: Took the floor in 29 games and earned the start in five…Scored a season- and career-high 12 points against UNCW on Senior Night (2/28) behind a career-high six field goals…Pulled down a season- and career-best five rebounds against Georgia State (1/27)…Opened the season with five points and two rebounds at Oakland (11/9)…Earned her first collegiate start at George Washington (12/22) and scored four points to go along with two rebounds.
2011-12: Appeared in four games for the Patriots...Hit a field goal in Mason's victory at Longwood (Nov. 17) and pulled down a rebound...Played two minutes against UNC Asheville (Nov. 27), connecting on a jumper...Saw action against Old Dominion (Dec. 4) and Towson (Jan. 26).2010-11: Did not compete in fall due to NCAA transfer rules...Appeared in one game as a Patriot playing two minutes against Northeastern (March 2)...Hit a field goal in the contest.
At Stevens Institute of Technology: Earned one letter in basketball...Recipient of Rookie of the Week, MVP and Player of the Week honors in the Empire 8 conference...Dean's List student.
High School: Named to the Deep South All-Tournament Team in 2008...Awarded First Team All-Cedar Run District and named MVP...Member of the National Honor Society and Future Business Leaders of America...Was an Academic Athlete and Presidential Academic Award winner.
Personal: Parents are Walter and Stefanie Collier and Michele Collier...Has four siblings: Carole, Veronica, Payton and Sofia...Enjoys writing and reading...Majoring in Art and Visual Technology with a concentration in Graphic Design.
COLLIER'S CAREER HIGHS
Points: 12, vs. UNCW (2/28/13)