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In Memory: Alisa Lewis
Courtesy: Cal Athletics  
Release:  01/21/2004

A valued member of the California women's basketball team, Alisa Lewis, 20, passed away on Monday, Jan. 19, from bacterial meningitis.

Gonzaga Prep grad remembered - Spokesman Review (1/28/04)
An outpouring of emotion - San Francisco Chronicle (1/23/04)
At Cal, a Team Grieves and Smiles - New York Times (1/23/04)
Mourners honor local star - Daily Republic (1/23/04)
A final goodbye to Lewis - Contra Costa Times (1/23/04)
Lewis never forgot where she came from - Fairfield - Daily Republic (1/22/04)
For Cal players, Lewis was the consummate teammate - San Francisco Chronicle (1/22/04)
Teammates express sorrow - Oakland Tribune (1/22/04)
Lewis' friends won't forget - Contra Costa Times (1/22/04)
Vince Grippi reflects on Alisa Lewis' impact at Gonzaga Prep. - Spokesman Review (1/22/04)
Cal grapples with how to move on - San Francisco Chronicle (1/21/04)
Cal athlete's death stuns friends, rivals - San Francisco Chronicle (1/21/04)
Shock, sadness at Cal - Contra Costa Times (1/21/04)
Lewis' Death has Players Reeling - Los Angeles Times (1/21/04)
Former FHS standout adjusts to new role - Daily Republic (12/4/03)

Alisa Lewis' Bio

Press Releases
Jacqueline Sanchez discusses Alisa's death (1/30/04)
Cal Women's Basketball Scholarship Established in Lewis' Name (1/23/04)
Lewis Memorial Service Set for Thursday, Jan. 22 (1/20/04)
Golden Bears Mourn the Death of Alisa Lewis (1/19/04)

Cal Players Share Their Thoughts on Alisa Lewis (1/21/04)
Quotes from Coach Horstmeyer and Dr. Dietrich (1/20/04)

Coach Caren Horstmeyer addresses audience at Alisa Lewis memorial service.

Alisa Lewis memorial patch.

Cal teammates present autographed ball to Lewis family.
Photos Courtesy of Evan Kerr

Alisa Lewis saw her final game action vs. Arizona on Jan. 8.

Alisa Lewis (left) cheered her teammates against Stanford on Jan. 16.
Photos Courtesy of Ken DeCrosta

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