Colonials Go Dancing for Third Time in Four Seasons
For the past three seasons, Bautista has put that outsized personality on display every time she takes the court for the Buff and Blue.
Cummings, Tapias and Bautista tapped to lead Colonials this season
Show Celebrates a Year of Excellence in GW Athletics
Lauren Chase Named Most Valuable Player
Photos by Brett Dunbar
George Washington v UMASS
George Washington v Dayton
George Washington v Maryland
George Washington v Georgetown
JUNIOR YEAR (2017-18)
Has evolved into one of the top ball handlers in Division I after a standout junior season ... ranked in the national top twenty for assist-to-turnover ratio (2.82) ... recorded 20 games with one turnover or less ... averaged single-season career-best marks for scoring (8.1), rebounding (1.8), assists (4.3) and steals (2.2) ... named to Atlantic 10 All-Championship Team after totaling 26 assists against zero turnovers in four-game A-10 title run ... also averaged 7.0 points and 6.5 assists per game in the four-game run ... Recorded first-career double-double with 14 points and 11 assists, with just one turnover vs. South Dakota State (Nov. 12) ... dished four assists without a turnover, along with eight points and two boards at Towson (Nov. 16) ... hit a three for fourth straight game on way to six points and four assists vs. Georgetown (Nov. 19) ... totaled eight assists with just two turnovers over three-game Paradise Jam (Nov. 23-25) ... dished out five dimes against just one turnover vs. USF (Dec. 2) ... finished with 10 points, four steals, and three rebounds at Monmouth (Dec. 22) ... hit 4-of-6 FG, and all three free-throws, on way to 12 points at Fordham (Dec. 31) ... fished out seven assists with just one turnover at VCU (Jan. 3) ... finished with eight points and six assists, with one turnover, vs. George Mason (Jan. 7) ... hit career-high seven field goals, with two three-pointers, on way to career-high 16 points against Duquesne (Jan. 13). Added five assists without a turnover and five steals ... swiped a career-high six steals, along with eight points and four assists, at Davidson (Jan. 17) ... finished with eight points and seven assists at Dayton (Jan. 21) with only two turnovers ... dished seven assists for second straight game vs. Rhode Island (Jan. 24) ... hit 5-of-7 field goals and finished with 15 points vs. Saint Louis (Jan. 27) ... scored career-high 22 points on 9-of-14 shooting, with four threes and six assists vs. La Salle (Feb. 1) ... hit career-high five three-pointers for 15 points against Massachusetts (Feb. 14) ... made career-high 7-of-9 free throws to help ice game at Saint Louis (Feb. 17), finished with 15 points and four assists ... totaled five points and nine assists with no turnovers in A-10 First Round win (Feb. 27) ... dished out seven assists with no turnovers in A-10 Semifinal win (March 2). Added eight points ... turned in third straight zero-turnover game with seven points and three assists vs. Dayton (March 3) ... scored eight points with seven assists, three rebounds and two steals in A-10 Championship Game (March 4) .
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2016-17)
Played in all 30 games with 25 starts at point guard ... averaged 5.6 points, 2.2 rebounds and 3.3 assists across 28.8 minutes per game ... connected on 38 three pointers ... finished fourth in the Atlantic 10 with 2.0 assist-to-turnover ratio and third in the conference in the category for A-10 games (2.8) ... scored eight points on two three pointers and a pair of free throws in 23 minutes at Georgetown (Nov. 11) ... grabbed five rebounds in 26 minutes with five points and three assists vs. Coppin State (Nov. 16) ... dished out three assists against zero turnovers with a three pointer at Villanova (Nov. 20) ... played a then career-high 30 minutes vs. Syracuse (Nov. 25) and hit two three pointers with four rebounds and three steals ... made first career start vs. FGCU (Nov. 26) and totaled four rebounds and four assists in 20 minutes ... dished out five assists in second straight start the next day vs. W. Kentucky (Nov. 27) ... played a then career-high 35 minutes vs. VCU (Dec. 2), hitting two threes and dishing out five assists ... scored career-high 12 points on 5-of-12 shooting and was the team's leading scorer vs.Stanford (Dec. 21) ... dished out seven assists with no turnovers at Duquesne (Jan. 1) ... tied career-high with nine assists, with just one turnover, at George Mason (Jan. 11). Added five points and four rebounds ... scored 10 points, including a career-high four free throws and a pair of three-pointers, and added three steals vs. Davidson (Jan. 15) ... had four assists with no turnovers, along with four points and three steals at Saint Louis (Jan. 26) ... tied career-high with three three-pointers and dished out four assists without a turnover vs. Duquesne (Jan. 29) ... finished with six points, five assists, four rebounds and just one turnover at La Salle (Feb. 5) ... hit pair of threes on way to nine points and five assists vs. St. Bonaventure (Feb. 15) ... tallied career-high five steals and hit a pair of threes, including a buzzer-beating halfcourt shot to end the first quarter, on way to 11 points vs. George Mason (Feb. 18) ... grabbed career-high six rebounds and scored seven points with three assists in A-10 Quarterfinals vs. Duquesne (March 3) ... 2017 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2015-16)
Atlantic 10 All-Rookie Team ... Saw action in 30 games and averaged 3.2 points and 1.8 assists in 11.7 minutes per game ... Boasted a 2.1 assist-to-turnover ratio (54-to-26) on the year, including 2.9 in Atlantic 10 contests (40-to-14) ... Posted a team-best .391 shooting percentage from 3-point range (25-for-64) ... Shot 41.0 percent (34-for-83) from the floor on the year ... Averaged 4.1 points and 2.5 assists in 15.2 minutes against A-10 opponents ... Tied for sixth in the league with a .381 shooting percentage (16-for-42) from long distance in conference games ... Made at least one 3-pointer in each of her first three collegiate games ... Made her collegiate debut against American and scored five points on 2-of-2 shooting, including a 3-pointer, in nine minutes off the bench (Nov. 17) ... Made 2-of-2 from 3-point range at Fresno State, including the game-tying trey late in the second quarter (Nov. 23) ... Scored nine points with three 3-pointers and dished out four assists against Hartford (Dec. 30) ... Tallied nine points on 3-of-3 from 3-point range and dished out five assists against zero turnovers in a career-best 20 minutes against La Salle (Jan. 13) ... Averaged 3.4 assists per game with a 4.3 assist-to-turnover ratio in five games from Dec. 30-Jan. 13 ... Scored a career-high 11 points and matched a career best with three treys at Davidson (Jan. 27) ... Had five assists without a turnover in 17 minutes at Richmond (Feb. 7) ... Shot 45.5 percent (15-for-33) from long distance over 10 games from Jan. 13-Feb. 17) ... Boasted a 10-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio over five games from Jan. 22-Feb. 7 ... Dished out a career-high nine assists in the regular-season finale at George Mason (Feb. 27) ... Recognized on the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Fall 2015 semester ... Earned a spot on the GW Athletics Academic Dean's List ... Co-recipient of the team's Academic Success Award at the end-of-the-year banquet.
Three-time All-Long Island selection by Newsday ... Averaged 16 points, 12 assists and seven steals as a senior ... Led Saint Mary's to back-to-back Nassau Suffolk Catholic High School Girls Athletic Association titles and state semifinals in 2014 and 2015 ... Named MVP of a number of all-star games and tournaments, including Burbs vs. Boros, the Metro Classic All-Star Game, the Uptown Challenge All-Star Game and the 2013 Lady Choz "The Mecca" Girls High School Basketball Challenge ... Averaged 13 points, nine assists and six steals per game as a junior.
Mei-Lyn Rose Bautista ... Born May 26, 1997, in Flushing, New York ... Daughter of Kim Lynn and Ryan Bautista ... Has a younger brother, Jhaisyn ... Intends to major in business administration.
|Points||22 -||vs. La Salle (2/1/18)|
|Minutes||41 -||vs. Saint Louis (1/27/18)|
|Field Goals Made||9 -||vs. La Salle (2/1/18)|
|Field Goals Attempted||14 -||vs. La Salle (2/1/18)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Made||5 -||vs. Massachusetts (2/14/18)|
|3-Pt Field Goals Attempted||11 -||at Massachusetts (1/21/17)|
|Free Throws Made||7 -||at Saint Louis (2/17/18)|
|Free Throws Attempted||9 -||at Saint Louis (2/17/18)|
|Rebounds||6 -||vs. Duquesne (3/3/17)|
|Assists||11 -||vs. South Dakota State (11/12/17)|
|Blocks||1 -||10x, Last vs. Massachusetts (2/14/18)|
|Steals||6 -||at Davidson (1/17/18)|
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