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Amber Elliott
Amber Elliott

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Marion, Md.

High School:
Holly Grove Christian School

Height:
5-7

Position:
G

Batchelor on Elliott: "I think she has the potential to be a prolific three-point shooter with time and development. She will add depth to our ability to hit the long ball consistently"

High School: Played basketball and softball at Crisfield High School and basketball at Holly Grove Christian School, earning letters in each ... Won Hustle Award, Coaches Award and PACC All-Star Award ... Team was conference champions compiling 23-1 record in 2008-09 ... Was third best Christian school in Maryland ... Played for Lady Wolfpack AAU team in Salisbury, Md. ... Part of "Maryland Minds in Motion," had a 3.25-or-better GPA while playing basketball at Crisfield.

Personal: Born Oct. 8, 1991 in Baltimore, Md. ... Daughter of Charles Miller and William Hicks (grandfather) ... Has one sister Taylor ... Major is Rehabilitation Services ... Pregame routine includes listening to music ... Most influential person is Phil Parks, her high school coach and friend for many years, he pushed her in everything and wanted the best for me ... Personal best non-athletic achievement is getting excepted to Holly Grove and then UMES ... Upon graduation, she plans to earn a degree in Physical Therapy and start a family ... Favorite saying is "Be strong in body and open-minded" ... Hobbies include listening to music, using the Internet and hanging out with friends ... Favorite movie is "Love and Basketball" ... Personal goals for the season are become stronger physically and emotionally and understand the game on another level ... Personal athletic goals before graduation are to be a better basketball player, know the game and be able to teach it.