22   Vanessa Fuchs
Vanessa Fuchs

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pompano Beach, FL

High School:
Cardinal Gibbons

Height:
5-10

Position:
Guard / Forward

Birthdate:
11/05/1978

Experience:
4 yrs


Quick learner who possesses one of the best work ethics on the team...reserve guard/forward...solid contributer...team leader...

2000-01: Team co-captain... played in 19 games, including a start in the season-opener...averaged 2.9 points in 9.7 minutes per game...had a then career-high seven points in the UNC-Asheville game...set a new career-high with 13 points vs. Chicago State...hit a career-high three, three-pointers in the Chicago State game...scored in 12 games...shot a team leading 85 percent from the free throw line...

1999-2000: Played in 17 games and averaged 5.6 minutes per game...earned first career start vs. Oakland on Nov. 27th and started three straight...averaged 1.5 ppg and 0.8 rpg...scored a season-high six points at USF and in season-finale vs. Duke...had five points in back to back games vs. Oakland and Mercer... had a season-high four rebounds vs. Wake Forest...scored in six games.

1998-99: Played in 22 games...scored a career-high nine points and grabbed a career-high five rebounds in 17 minutes of play vs. Western Caro-lina...averaged 1.9 points per game...scored in 11 games...

1997-98: Saw limited action in freshman campaign...played in six games...

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a four-year letterwinner in both basketball and track at Cardinal Gibbons...high school coach was Todd Faber...averaged 16.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game as a senior...was a second team all-conference and honorable-mention all-state selection as a senior...set the school record for three-pointers in a season with 68 and in a single game with eight...earned team's Most Valuable Player honors...served as the team captain as a senior...chosen the Most Athletic Female of the senior class...participated in the Broward vs. Dade County All-Star game...was a first team all-conference choice as a senior...holds school record for the discus and shot put...was a three-time state champion in the discus...was a four-year honor roll member and a Broward County Athletic Association Scholar Athlete as a senior...was active in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the National Honor Society...

PERSONAL: Father Donald pole vaulted for FSU...was born November 5, 1978...is a three-time ACC Academic Honor Roll selection...is majoring in media productions...is vice president of the Student Athletic Advisory Council...participated in the NCAA Foundation Leadership Conference in May 2000.

CAREER HIGHS

Points 13 vs. Chicago State (11/25/00)
Rebounds 5 vs. W. Carolina (12/21/98)

FUCH'S CAREER NUMBERS

YEAR G-GS MPG FGM-FGA PCT 3FG-3FGA PCT FTM-FTA PCT REB-AVG AS ST BK TO PF-DQ PTS-AVG
97-98 6-0 3.8 1-5 .200 0-1 .000 0-0 .000 0-0.0 1 0 0 0 1-0 2-0.3
98-99 22-0 5.6 12-36 .333 3-17 .176 14-17 .824 15-0.7 3 1 0 14 22-0 41-1.9
99-00 17-3 5.6 9-29 .310 6-19 .316 2-2 1.000 12-0.8 6 2 0 10 6-5 26-1.5
00-01 19-1 9.7 15-44 .341 4-22 .182 22-26 .846 17-0.9 8 6 1 17 10-0 56-2.9
Totals 64-4 37-114 .325 13-59 .220 38-45 .844 44-0.7 18 9 1 41 39-5 125-2.0
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