34 - Maggie Fontana
Maggie Fontana
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Barrington, Ill.
High School: Fremd
Position: G
2003-2004: SECOND TEAM ALL-PATRIOT LEAGUE...scored the 1000th point of her career with a 12-point effort against Furman... poured in a team-high 19 points to go along with 12 rebounds in the Patriot League Quarterfinal game against Bucknell... registered team-highs in points (16), assists (eight), and steals (four) versus Bucknell on 2/27/04... scored a team-high 17 points to lead the team to a 79-60 win over Navy on 2/22/04... had 12 points, eight rebounds, and five assists in a 75-63 victory over Colgate (2/10/04)... led the team with 22 points and nine rebounds in a 71-55 win at Bucknell... scored 18 points and added five helpers to edge Lehigh, 71-68... recorded her first triple-double of the year, pacing the team with 16 points, 10 boards, and 10 assists in a 71-65 win over Lafayette on 1/17/04... poured in a team-high 25 points to go along with six steals and three assists at Colgate... earned one of her four double-doubles with 15 points and 10 boards versus Army in a 66-58 win... had another double-double against DePaul with 17 points, and 12 boards... tied a career-high 30 points in an 87-85 OT victory against Illinois-Chicago, where she also had 10 assists and eight rebounds... had team-highs in points (24), rebounds (eight), assists (t-five), and steals (three) in a 65-59 win over Providence... scored 20 points against UMass on 11/23/03. 2002-03: PATRIOT LEAGUE TOURNAMENT MVP... PATRIOT LEAGUE ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM... FIRST TEAM ALL-PATRIOT LEAGUE... drained 23 points verus Army in the Patriot League Championship Game... earned her fifth double-double of the season with 26 points and 13 rebounds versus Bucknell, 3/9/03... shot 8-of-13 en route to 20 points vs. Lehigh, 3/2/03... paced the team with 23 points vs. Bucknell on 2/28/03... led the team with a career-high eight steals against American, 2/21/03... grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds vs. Lafayette, 2/15/03... fell two rebounds and two assists shy of a triple-double, scoring a career-high 29 points (13-for-17) with eight rebounds and eight assists vs. Vermont, 2/5/03... tallied her third double-double of the season with a career-high 11 assists and a team-high 17 points in the Bucknell game, 2/2/03... earned her second double-double of the season with 14 points and a then career-high 12 rebounds on her 20th birthday vs. Fordham, 1/28/03... tallied 26 points and scored 10 of HC's 15 points in the overtime period at American, 1/26/03 and was subsequently named PL Player of the Week ...totaled seven rebounds en route to surpassing 300 career boards vs. Colgate, 1/14/03... scored her 500th-career point during the Northeastern game, 1/2/03... sank the game-winning free throw versus Maine, posted her third-consecutive double-digit game with 14 points, eight rebounds and four assists... registered her first double-double of the season, the sixth of her career, with 14 points and 10 rebounds versus Savannah State, 11/29/02. 2001-02: PATRIOT LEAGUE ROOKIE OF THE YEAR...PATRIOT LEAGUE ALL-ROOKIE TEAM...recorded her fifth-career double-double (16 points and 10 rebounds) against Vermont in WNIT, 3/14/02...one of four players in double figures with 10 points against Bucknell, 3/6/02...led the team with 20 points against Colgate, 3/3/02...added 11 points and nine rebounds against Lafayette, 3/1/02...scored nine points and cleared eight rebounds in just 15 minutes against American, 2/23/02...added 13 points and cleared a game-high nine rebounds against Bucknell, 2/19/02...scored 15 points and handed out a game-high six assists against Lehigh, 2/12/02...one of five players in double figures with 14 points against Colgate, 2/9/02...added eight points, six assists and seven steals against Lafayette, 2/5/02...scored nine points and cleared a game-high 10 rebounds against Navy, 2/2/02...recorded her fourth-career double-double with 23 points and 10 rebounds against Bucknell, 1/29/02...handed out seven assists against American, 1/26/02...chipped in 15 points, seven rebounds and six assists against Army, 1/23/02...scored 19 points and cleared nine rebounds against Lehigh, 1/19/02...one of six players in double figures with 15 points and cleared nine rebounds against Colgate, 1/16/02...one of five players in double figures with 10 points against Hartford, 1/14/02...led the team with nine rebounds against Lafayette, 1/12/02...recorded her third-career double-double (10 points & 10 rebounds) against Loyola, 12/30/01...led the team with 24 points and eight rebounds against UIC, 12/28/01...one of four players in double-figure scoring with 11 points and recorded seven steals against Wisconsin, 12/2/01...scored a game-high 23 points against Arizona, 11/30/01...scored 16 points against Northeastern, 11/28/01...recorded her second-career double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds against Siena, 11/24/01...recorded her first-career double-double (13 points, 10 rebounds) against Providence, 11/19/01...scored a game-high 17 points against UMass, 11/16/01. HIGH SCHOOL - Played for Coach Plodzien at Fremd High School...three-year captain...Fremd High School Female Athlete of the Year her senior year...Mid-Suburban League All-Conference for four years...MVP for the MSL west...2001 NBC Female Athlete of the Year...MVP of All-Star senior game AA Division for Illinois Basketball Coaches Association...Pioneer Press All-Area for four years...2001 The Daily Herald Female Athlete of the Year...All-State and All-Area for The Chicago Sun Times her sophomore, junior and senior year...All State Coaches Association First Team her senior and junior year, Second Team her sophomore year and Special Mention her freshman year...All-State Team-Champaign New Gazette...All-State Team- Chicago Tribune...Illinois 3-pt Shooting Contest Queen of the Hill-Division AA-first place her junior year...holds eight high school records, including career points (2,528), points in a season (632), free throws made (577), most points in a game (35), career rebounds (1,198), rebounds in a game (24), career assists (391) and assists in a game (12)...2000 AAU All American. PERSONAL - Born January 28, 1983... daughter of John and Mary Pat Fontana... Sociology major... has one brother, Jack.