|Mia Thrash - 14
JUNIOR YEAR(1999-2000): Mia was the only Lady Blazer to play in all 34 games during the 1999-20000 season ... she came off fo the bench in UABs first 12 games and started the last 22 ... she was the second-leading scorer for UAB with 11.2 ppg ... she was the third leading rebounder at 4.2 rpg ... she was third on the team in free throw percentage, making 104-of-145 for a 71.7 percent clip ... she scored in double figures 22 times ... scored a career-high tying 25 points at Houston (2/4) ... led UAB with 20 points vs. Tulane (2/17) ... scored 19 points vs. Houston (1/13) ... scored 19 points (all in second half) as UAB upset Oregon (3/17) ... scored 17 points in championship game of the Lady Blazer Classic against Tennessee Tech (12/19) and at Middle Tennessee (11/19)
SOPHOMORE YEAR (1998-99):
Top reserve for UAB, playing in all 27 games and earning four starts...scored a career-high 25 points vs. Georgia State (12/10) ...Grabbed a career-high six rebounds vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (12/19)...scored 12 points, grabbed four rebounds and had a career-best four steals at Marquette (1/29)...scored 14 points and had three steals vs. Cincinnati (1/21) ...hit 5-of-8 shots (.625) to score 13 points vs. Mercer (12/20)...scored 13 points vs. Alabama (12/13)...scored 11 points and grabbed five boards vs. South Florida (1/17).
REDSHIRT YEAR (1997-98): Played in just two games (one start) before a torn ACL in her right knee ended her season at St. Marys (11/29)
tied career high with 18 points and six rebounds vs. Villanova (11/28).
FRESHMAN YEAR (1996-97): One of four freshmen to start a game (started last 14 games)
played in 27 games (14 starts)
seven double-figure scoring games
11 points vs. Memphis (1/10)
11 points at Tulane (1/19)
scored career high 18 points at Houston (1/24)
12 points at UNC Charlotte (1/26)
10 points at DePaul (2/9)
12 points and career-high five assists vs. South Florida (2/15)
career high eight rebounds vs. Memphis (3/1) in the quarterfinals of the C-USA Championship.
HIGH SCHOOL: A four-year letterwinner at Westlake HS in Atlanta
selected to the Georgia all-State team by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in her senior year
all-Fulton County in both her junior and senior seasons
averaged 22.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game in 1995-96
averaged 21.0 points per game in 1994-95
team MVP in all four seasons at Westlake
selected Atlanta Tip-Off Club Player of the Month three times in 1995-96
Lions were Region 4-AAA runner-up in 1995 and 1996
was on honor roll during entire senior year
also lettered in track
played for coach Barton Powell.
PERSONAL: Brother, Clarence, played for UAB mens basketball team from 1991-94
favorite team is the Seattle Supersonics
has several favorite musical artists including Monica, Brandy, Outcast and Goodie Mob
lists basketball star Sheryl Swoopes as the celebrity she would most like to meet
would like to be a health administrator at a nursing home in ten years.