Amanda LoCascio
Amanda  LoCascio


Maspeth, NY

High School:
Christ the King




Freshman Year: Appeared in 28 games in 2003-04, starting one ... Averaged 1.8 points and 1.0 rebounds per contest ... Notched her first collegiate points with a three versus Penn State ... Saw more playing time than any other freshman (294 minutes) ... Played a season-high 22 minutes against DePaul (NCAA) ... Tallied a personal-best seven points versus Syracuse and Boston College ... Made her first career start at Rhode Island ...Recorded a season-high five assists against Richmond ... Grabbed a season-best three rebounds against Boston College and at Yale ... Finished the year with 39 assists and 15 steals.

High School: Member of perennial high school power Christ the King ... Ranked 68th among the 2003 senior class by Blue Star Basketball ... Averaged 10.0 points, 8.0 assists and 2.5 steals as a senior ... Helped lead Christ the King to three Queen Diocese crowns, three city titles, and three state championships ... Helped Christ the King to a No. 1 national ranking by USA Today ... The squad was unbeaten in league play over three seasons ... Member of the Christ the King team that won the NIKE Tournament of Champions her senior year ... Selected as a McDonald's All-America Team finalist ... Also earned adidas and Street & Smith's All-America honors ... Named to the City All-Star Team and was chosen as a NIKE Tournament of Champions All-Star ... Teammate of fellow GW sophomore Corinne Turner at Christ the King and on the Liberty Belles AAU squad.

Personal: Amanda Theresa LoCascio ... Born April 11, 1985 in Flushing, NY ... Daughter of Michael and Debbie LoCascio ... One brother, Michael (16), and one sister, Samantha (12) ... Majoring in business administration.

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