Swedor begins her second year at Cal after playing two seasons at New Mexico Junior College in Hobbs, NM…expected to contend for starting center duties...recognized by many recruiting services as one of the top 10 post players in the 1999 junior college class…has played for the Switzerland National Team since 1998…participated in a European Championship qualifying tournament over the summer of '99…extremely quick, athletic post player…an outstanding athlete who is aggressive in the post and runs the floor well…her potential has barely been tapped, as she has only been playing basketball for about five years.
As a junior in 1999-00:
Played in 21 games, averaging 2.1 ppg and 1.6 rpg in 7.8 mpg…missed four games with a back injury…in a career-best 19 minutes of action vs. Oregon State, Jan. 15, posted a career-best for points (9), rebounds (5) and blocks (1)…the 5 rebounds vs. OSU were a team-high…also posted five points on four occasions…contributed a career-best 2 assists at Fresno State, Dec. 4 and a career-best 2 steals at Fresno State, Dec. 4 and at Oregon State, Feb. 10.
At New Mexico Junior College:
As a sophomore in 1998-99, was her team's top defender and averaged about 12 points and 10 rebounds per game…as a freshman in 1997-98, led her team to an 18-12 record and the first round of the Region 5 playoffs…earned honorable mention all-conference honors, averaging 11.0 points, 8.5 rebounds, 3.0 steals and 1.5 blocks per game.
Attended Neuchatel Cantonal High School but did not play basketball…played basketball for one year with the Esperance Pully club team.
Personal: Genevieve Enumatee Swedor was born Sept. 1, 1979, in Berlin, Germany...parents are Nuhu and Marie-Louise Swedor…majored in sociology in junior college and graduated with honors…sociology major at Cal, as well.
Swedors' Career Statistics YEAR G-GS MIN-AVG FG-FGA PCT 3P-3PA PCT FT-FTA PCT REB AVG PF-D AST TO BLK ST TP AVG 99-00 21-0 164-7.8 13-32 .406 0-0 .000 18-33 .545 33 1.6 33-0 4 27 3 10 44 2.1
SWEDOR'S CAREER HIGHS 9 POINTS vs. Oregon State, 1/15/00
5 REBOUNDS vs. Oregon State, 1/15/00
2 ASSISTS at Fresno State, 12/4/99
1 BLOCKED SHOTS vs. 3 opponents, last vs. Oregon State, 1/15/00
2 STEALS at Fresno State, 12/4/99; at Oregon State, 2/10/00
19 MINUTES PLAYED vs. Oregon State, 1/15/00