Giuliana Mendiola

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Sport: Women's Basketball
Letters Won: 4 (2001-'04)

National Honors
‣ Two-time Kodak District VIII All-America (2003-04)
‣ Two-time honorable mention Associated Press All-America (2003-04)
‣ Finalist for the Wooden Award (2004)

Conference Honors
‣ 2003 Pac-10 Player of the Year
‣ 2004 Pac-10 Conference Medal winner
‣ Three-time first-team All-Pac-10 selection (2002, 2003, 2004)
‣ Three-time honorable mention Academic All-Pac-10 selection (2002, 2003, 2004)

Other Athletic Honors/Awards
‣ Three-time team captain
‣ Four-time Big Dawg Player of the Year
‣ Two-time Kayla Burt Most Inspirational Award winner
‣ School record holder for points in a game and points in a season; also school record holder for single-game, season and career assists
‣ Still ranks No. 2 on UW's all-time scoring list
‣ Helped lead team to 2001 Pac-10 championship and NCAA regional final

Post-UW Athletic Accomplishments
‣ Currently an assistant coach at UC-Riverside
‣ Played for the Sacramento Monarchs in the WNBA
‣ Also played professionally in Greece, Spain and Switzerland and was a five-time all-star in Greece
‣ Played for the Los Angeles Aftershock in the ABA, a professional men's league