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 Aja Parham 20
Aja Parham
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio, TX

High School:
Hanover (NJ)

Height:
6-0

Position:
Guard/Forward

03/21/2014

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2005-06 (Notes)
A tri-captain, along with Brooke Queenan and Sarah Marshall.

2004-05 (Junior)
Has seen action in all 30 games, serving as BC's top bench player in the first 17 games and starting the last 13 after Jessalyn Deveny was sidelined with a season-ending injury...Averaged 7.8 points and 4.9 rebounds per game while also drawing the toughest defensive assignment...Scored in double digits nine times, including a season and career-high 18 points against Pittsburgh...Was perfect from the field on four different occasions, shooting 16-for-16 in those games...Grabbed a season and career-high 13 rebounds against Notre Dame...Had her only double-double of the year against Notre Dame (13 points, 13 rebounds)...Pocketed a team-best 56 steals...Led BC with 13 points and four assists in a 51-48 win over Connecticut, hitting a free throw with 9.8 seconds remaining to secure the win...Registered a career-high nine assists against St. John's on March 1...Had 50 rebounds in a six-game stretch from the end of January through the middle of February.

2003-04 (Sophomore)
Saw action in all 34 games, starting 23 times...One of the team's top defenders...Averaged 16.8 minutes per game...Averaged 4.1 points and 2.5 rebounds per outing...Scored a career-best 16 points against Pittsburgh...Pulled down a career-best seven rebounds against Siena...Set all new career-bests throughout the season...Started the first 23 games of the year...Shot over .500 from the field...Chipped in with 45 steals and 42 assists...Collected 12 blocks.

2002-03 (Freshman)
Played in 13 games, averaging just under four minutes per outing...Saw action in seven BIG EAST games...Scored just seven points on the season, but was one of the team's top reserve perimeter defenders.

Before BC
Played her high school career at two different schools - Randolph and Hanover...As a senior, averaged 18.2 points, 11.5 rebounds, 6.0 assists, 4.0 steals, and 3.5 blocks per game at Hanover...A Street & Smith Honorable Mention All-American as a senior...An all-state and all-city selection...Captained her team to the Group 2 Section II Championship...Sits atop the school's all-time rebound list...Named MVP of both Hanover and the conference...As a freshman, named newcomer of the year...Also played volleyball and ran track in high school...Won a conference championship and was named all-state in track...Was an all-district honoree in volleyball...Was class president...Member of student council.

Personal
Born on February 17, 1984 in Rota, Spain...Daughter of Robert Parham Jr....Has two brothers, Robert (23) and Jabari (11), and three sisters, Tiambi (25), Gabrielle (13) and Chanel (11)...Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as a communications major.

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