Miranda

Nixon

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#55

Center
Height: 6'3"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Harrisburg, Pa.
High School: Trinity

Bio

An Emerging Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

2016-2017 (Sophomore):

  • Appeared in 19 games on the season
  • Averaged 2.1 points and 2.7 rebounds per game
  • Scored three points while adding a pair of rebounds and a block against Penn State (12/7)
  • Scored four points and added five rebounds against UMass Lowell (12/10)
  • Tied for the team lead with two steals at Arizona State (12/21)
  • Led the Crusaders with nine rebounds against American (2/18)
  • Scored seven points while adding four rebounds at Loyola (Md.) (2/22)

2015-2016 (Freshman):

  • Appeared in 19 games at center on the season
  • Scored 12 points while averaging 4.2 minutes per game
  • Shot .286 (4-14) for the year
  • Grabbed 16 rebounds, averaging 0.8 per game
  • Made her collegiate debut at Boston College (11/18)
  • Notched her first collegiate points at Pittsburgh (12/6)
  • Added three points with two rebounds against Colgate (2/3)
  • Scored three points at Army West Point (1/20)
  • Played a season-high eight minutes against Manhattan (12/12)

High School:

  • Played four seasons of varsity basketball under head coach Kristi Britten at Trinity High School in Camp Hill, Pa.
  • Named team captain as a senior
  • Averaged 10.1 points per game during senior season
  • Set school single-game records in rebounds (20) and blocked shots (10)
  • Team qualified for PIAA District 3 Tournament all four years
  • Participated on varsity track and field team for two seasons under head coach Sam Turpin at Trinity
  • Track and field team won PIAA District 3 championship during junior season
  • Played club basketball for Mid Penn Motion Elite AAU under head coach John Studer
  • Club team won AAU East Coast National Championship silver medal in 2014
  • Four-year member of Trinity’s academic honor roll
  • Member of National, Math and Foreign Language Honor Societies

Personal:

  • Daughter of James and Tina Nixon
  • Has one brother (Miles)
  • Has not yet declared a major
  Minutes  Total  3-Point  F-Throws  Rebounds   
Year  gp-gs  min  avg  fg  fga  pct  fg  fga  pct  ft  fta  pct  off  def  tot  avg  pf  fo  ast  t/o  blk  stl  pts  avg 
2015-16   19-0 80 4.2 4 14 .286 0 0 .000 4 16 .250 7 9 16 0.8 19 0 3 9 4 0 12 0.6
TOTAL  19-0 80 4.2 4 14 .286 0 0 .000 4 16 .250 7 9 16 0.8 19 0 3 9 4 0 12 0.6
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