The George Washington University: Women's Basketball

Camila Tapias
Camila Tapias

Bogotá, Colombia

High School:
IMG Academy (FL)



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Averaged 14.5 points, 5.4 assists and 2.0 steals per game and shot 40 percent from three-point range as a senior at IMG Academy ... Led the Ascenders to a 32-13 record in 2013-14 ... One of 25 seniors in the world selected to play in the 2014 SchollyMe All-World Game in Irvine, California ... A member of the Colombian youth national team for four years ... Leading scorer for the Colombian U-18 National Team in 2012 ... Second in the world in scoring (15.0 ppg) and three-pointers made (3.0 per game) at the 2012 FIBA Americas Championship ... Also competed in the 2011 South American U-17 Championship, scoring 20 points with six three-pointers in the championship game as her team won the title, and in the 2009 South American U-15 Championship ... Attended Unidad Pedagogica in Bogotá prior to IMG.

Maria Camila Tapias Pinilla ... Born May 27, 1995, in Bogotá, Colombia ... Daughter of Yenny Pinilla Garcia and Jose Tapias Patron ... Mother was a star on the Colombian National Team and is currently its coach ... Father was one of the best players in Colombian basketball history and currently coaches Piratas Bogotá, one of the top professional teams in Colombia ... Chose GW over Georgetown, Auburn and San Diego State ... Major is undecided.

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