2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11
2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11

Alexis Prince

Position: Guard/Forward
Height: 6-2 / 188 cms
Weight: 170 lbs / 77 kgs
High School: Edgewater High School ‘12
Hometown: Orlando, Florida

USA Basketball Notes

  • Gold Medal: 2012 FIBA Americas U18 Championship.
  • Member of the 2012 USA Basketball U18 National Team that compiled a 5-0 record, captured the gold medal at the 2012 FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Gurabo, Puerto Rico, and qualified the U.S. for the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championship; averaged 10.6 ppg., 5.6 rpg. and 3.0 spg.
  • Participated in the 2010 USA U17 World Championship Team Trials.
  • Participated in the 2009 USA U16 National Team Trials.

College Notes

  • Has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend and play for Baylor University.

High School Honors & Recognition

  • Parade Magazine All-American (2012).
  • McDonald’s and WBCA All-American (2012); posted 15 points and nine rebounds for the East Team in the McDonald’s All-American Game and five points and three rebounds for the Navy Team in the WBCA All-American Game.
  • Gatorade Florida Girls Basketball Player of the Year (2012).
  • MaxPreps All-America third team (2012).
  • ESPN Rise Underclass All-American (2010).
  • Florida Basketball Coaches Association Queen of the Court (2012).
  • Was the inaugural Orange Country Girls Basketball Athlete of the year by Bright House Sports Network (2010).
  • All-Central Florida first team (2010).
  • Metro Player of the Year (2009, 2010).

High School Notes

  • Has played four varsity seasons at Edgewater High School in Orlando, Fla.
  • As a senior in 2011-12, aided her team to the Florida Class 6A state title and a 28-4 record, averaged 19.7 ppg., 7.6 rpg., 3.6 spg., 3.1 bpg and 2.6 apg.
  • Was sidelined for six months and missed most of her junior season after suffering a stress fracture in the navicular bone in her right foot.
  • As a sophomore in 2009-10, started in 25 games and averaged 22.9 ppg., 11.9 rpg., 2.4 apg., 3.1 spg and 4.2 bpg.; shot 47.7 percent from the field, 29.7 percent from 3-point and 71.8 percent from the free throw line.
  • As a freshman in 2008-09, started in all 27 games played and averaged 16.0 ppg., 9.4 rpg., 1.5 apg., 2.4 spg. and 3.0 bpg. to help Edgewater to a 23-4 record and the 6A state semifinal; shot 52.0 percent from the field, 32.0 percent from 3-point and 70.0 percent from the free throw line.
  • Scored 37 points and grabbed 18 rebounds versus Dwyer High School in 2010.
  • Has played in the summers for Essence basketball since 2009.

Personal Notes

  • Born on Feb. 5, 1994 in Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Daughter of Monica Prince; has two sisters, Kristin Vereen and Zariah Tillman.
  • Uncle Michael McDonald is retured from the U.S. Army and currently serves in the U.S. Army Reserves.
  • Also plays volleyball.
  • Holds a 3.73 GPA and is a member of the National Honor Society and the Beta Club.
  • Has volunteered in her community on behalf of the National Honor Society and Every Kid Outreach.
  • First played basketball in kindergarten, but didn’t start playing organized basketball until sixth grade.
  • Is unsure about what she wants to study in college.

Inside Scoop

  • This right-hander wears number: 12, because I graduate in 2012 and Dwight Howard wears it.
  • Attended the high school of: Darius Washington, Marquis Daniels and Tari Phillips.
  • Favorite foods: Shrimp Alfredo.
  • Favorite sports Websites: WNBA.com and NBA.com.
  • Favorite non-sports Website: Facebook.com.
  • Favorite player: Kevin Durant.
  • Favorite team: Oklahoma Thunder.
  • Favorite announcers: Rebecca Lobo and Dick Vitale.
  • Favorite sport other than basketball: Volleyball.
  • Favorite non-basketball Olympian: Tyson Gay.
  • Strangest place you’ve played basketball: in the basement of an ice hockey rink.
  • You’d most like to play one-on-one against: Seimone Augustus.
  • Away from the court you enjoy: spending time with family and friends.
  • The most interesting place you’ve visited: Bahamas, there we no traffic lights.
  • First basketball memory: playing at the court in the neighborhood and shooting by myself and playing with the boys.
  • Can’t live without: Phone.
  • Your top 5 movies of all time: Love and Basketball, Friday, Brown Sugar, Two Can Play that Game, Brothers.
  • Favorite non-sports mag: Essence.
  • Favorite sports mag: SLAM.
  • Favorite Gatorade flavor: Blue.
  • If you could drive anything, what would it be? Bentley.
  • I currently drive: Nothing.
  • Batman or Superman? Superman.
  • Indoor or beach volleyball? Indoor.
  • Sprints or long-distance running? Sprints.
  • Cricket or lawn bowling? Lawn bowling.
  • Scrabble or Words with Friends? Scrabble.
  • Favorite app: Textplus.
  • Nickname: Lex.
  • Favorite 2012 U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team member: Seimone Augustus.

USA Basketball Statistics:

TEAM
G/S
FGM-FGA
PCT
3PM-3PA
PCT
FTM-FTA
PCT
REB/AVG
AST
BK
ST
PTS/AVG
2012 U18
5/4
24-49
.490
4-12
.333
1-1
1.000
28/5.6
11
3
15
53/10.6