Netherlands Native To Join Hawks In 2013-14
Former Hawk standout pursues dream to play professionally.
Chatilla van Grinsven To Take Part In Sun's Training Camp Starting May 5
Zampella Inducted Into SJU Women's Basketball Hall of Fame
The Saint Joseph's women's basketball team will take on Vanderbilt in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, March 23. Tip-off is set for 11:05 a.m. at Gampel Pavilion in Storrs, Connecticut.
Clips from Wednesday night's win and Senior Night ceremony
2012-13: Atlantic 10 First Team All-Conference...Atlantic 10 All-Championship Team...Big 5 Player of the Year...All-Big 5 First Team...Hawk Classic All-Tournament Team honoree...2012 Gator Holiday Classic All-Tournament Team selection...Five time Big 5 Player of the Week (11/19, 12/10, 1/7, 1/14, 2/18, 2/25)...Three time Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week (11/19, 1/14, 2/18)...PhillyCollegeSports.com Player of the Week (12/10, 2/25)...Hawk Classic All-Tournament Team honoree...Scored 1,000th career point on February 24, 2013 at Fordham...Led SJU in scoring 19 times and scored in double figures 22 times...Led SJU in rebounding 26 times...Posted 16 double doubles, the most by a Hawk since 1992-93...Just the fifth SJU player to average a double-double for the season with 14.9 points and 10.4 rebounds per game...Her scoring average is the fifth highest in a career at SJU and her rebounding average is third...Her 333 rebounds are the third most in a single season at Saint Joseph's, while her 10.4 rpg average is fifth...Finished the season with 476 points, good for 16th most in a single season at Hawk Hill...Her 47 blocked shots tied for fourth most in a single season...Matched the SJU record with 21 rebounds at Saint Francis and added 18 points and four blocked shots...Posted a then career-high 24 points and added 11 rebounds versus Villanova...Scored 24 points and had 18 rebounds in win over Richmond...Tallied 18 points and added eight rebounds, three blocks, three assists and three steals in win over #5 Maryland...Had a career-high 27 points and added 15 rebounds at Penn...Averaged 19.0 ppg and 7.5 rpg at the Gator Holiday Classic...Scored a team-high 26 points and had 13 rebounds at Fordham...Tallied 21 points and 10 rebounds in Atlantic 10 semifinal victory over #11 Dayton...Led SJU with 14 points and nine rebounds in NCAA Tournament game against Vanderbilt.
2011-12: Sat out the 2011-12 season per NCAA rules after transferring from Colorado State...Named team's Roosevelt hunter Community Service Award recipient.
2010-11: Started eight games and played in 15 total contests...Posted a career-high 6.4 rebounds per game...Led the Rams in rebounding foru times and scoring twice...Matched career-high with 22 points and added 10 rebounds against Denver...Earned a double-double of 18 points and 12 rebounds in victory over Texas A&M Corpus Christi...Tallied a team-high 16 points against Colorado...Added 16 points in win over Western Carolina.
2009-10: Appeared in 30 games with 13 starts...Averaged a career-best 12.6 points per game...Finished seventh in the Mountain West in blocks per game (1.1), ninth in free throw percentage (.742), and 10th in scoring (13.1)...Scored a career-high 22 points at Northern Colorado...Posted first career double-double (15 points, 13 rebounds) against Wyoming...Added a 16-point, 10-rebound double-double at New Mexico...Tallied 17 points against Air Force.
2008-09: Played in 24 contests with three starts...Scored a season-high 18 points against Northern Colorado...Added seven points and five rebounds against New Mexico.
International Competition: Played for the Netherlands at the 2011 FIBA U-20 European Championships...Led all players with five double-doubles and ranked second in field goals attempted per game (12.5), third in rebounding (11.6 rpg), and fifth in blocked shots (1.4 bpg)...Member of the Dutch national team since 2006...Member of the Dutch U-16 national team until 2007...Selected to the senior Dutch national team in 2010.
Personal: Born February 23, 1991...Daughter of Lamberdina van Grinsven and Rahal Frikh...Sister of fellow Hawk Samira van Grinsven...Majoring in international business.