Maya Hood
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Maya Hood

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
San Diego, CA

High School:
La Jolla Country Day

Height:
5-10

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1V

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FRESHMAN (2012-13)

Played in all 32 games with 22 starts as a shooting guard for the Toreros...was named the WCC Newcomer of the Year...was named All-WCC honorable mention, and named to the All-WCC freshman team...was second on the team in scoring with an average of 10.3 ppg... led the team in field goal percentage at .543... helped the team post a second consecutive 20-win season, and helped the team reach the second round of the WNIT... scored in double figures in 18 games with a career-high of 21 coming in a win against Loyola Marymount (2/14/13)...recorded a double-double with 12 points and a career-high 11 rebounds against Central Michigan (12/28/12)...recorded a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds against Pepperdine (2/11/13)... scored 19 points against Boise State (11/30/12)...scored 16 points against both Pepperdine (1/26/13) and against Santa Clara (1/31/13)...scored 15 points against BYU (2/7/13)...scored 14 points against both Saint Mary's (2/21/13) and against San Francisco (2/23/13).

HIGH SCHOOL

Earned four varsity letters in basketball while playing at nearby La Jolla Country Day...three-time first-team All-League, first-team All-CIF Division IV, and first-team All-San Diego County honoree...as a senior she was named the CIF Player of the Year All-CIF San Diego section...as a senior, she was also named to Max Preps first-team All-State, Cal-Hi All-State second-team...finished her career with 1,761 points, 1,076 rebounds...as a senior, she helped lead her team to he CIF San Diego section Div. IV championship, to a state championship and Coastal League championship...as a junior, she was named Cal-Hi All-State Division IV...as a sophomore, she earned the CIF Sportsmanship award, and helped lead her team to a Coastal League Championship...as a freshman, she was named second-team All-CIF, and second team All-League...she also lettered in volleyball, where she was a All-Coastal League performer for three seasons.

PERSONAL

Maya Hood was born on April 21, 1994 in San Diego, Calif....she is the daughter of Alan Hood and Karen Nared-Hood...was heavily recruited by Loyola Marymount, San Francisco, Boise State, Pepperdine, Nebraska, Portland, Saint Mary's and Liberty...chose to attend USD because she wanted to stay close to home, and USD just felt like the right place to be for her...notes she has never been outside of the country, but would love to travel to Brazil one day... her father, Alan, played football at Iowa State...her brother, Saron, played football at Buffalo...her cousin, Danny Scott, played football for the Cincinnati Bengals.

HOOD SUPERLATIVES
2012-13 Season Highs
Points:21 vs. Loyola Marymount (2/14/13)
Rebounds:11 vs. Central Michigan (12/28/12)
Assists:4 vs. Iowa (12/30/12)*
Blocks:2 vs. Long Beach State (12/15/12)

Steals:6 vs. San Francisco (2/23/13)

*Indicates most recent high
Career Highs
Points:21 vs. Loyola Marymount (2/14/13)
Rebounds:11 vs. Central Michigan (12/28/12)
Assists:4 vs. Iowa (12/30/12)*
Blocks:2 vs. Long Beach State (12/15/12)

Steals:6 vs. San Francisco (2/23/13)


*Indicates most recent high
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