5 Ariana Elegado
5 - Ariana Elegado
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Diego, CA
High School: La Jolla Country Day HS
Position: G
Experience: 2V

2013-14 -- Moved to No. 8 in school history in career scoring (with 1,065 points) ... also will enter senior season 63 assists shy of No. 2 in program history ... made the sixth-most 3-pointers all-time in the Big West (86) on the way to all-conference first-team honors ... averaged a team-high 17.0 points and tied for the Big West lead in assists (4.5 per game) ... started all 32 games, including the 79-68 win at UC Santa Barbara on March 8, when she had a career-high 32 points.

2012-13 -- Earned the first of her back-to-back All-Big West Tournament Team selections after posting 22 points in the championship game, a 63-49 win over Pacific, which sent the Mustangs to the NCAA Tournament ... was Cal Poly's second-leading scorer, at 12.0 points per game ... started all of the 31 games in which she played ... shot 38.4 percent from 3-point range and 78.6 from the free-throw line ... had 31 points against Saint Mary's on Nov. 29.

2011-12 -- As a redshirt freshman, played in 30 games, with 10 starts ... went 23-for-25 on free throws (.920) ... averaged 5.0 points and 2.7 assists ... scored in double-figures six times, including a season-high 14 in the first round of the Big West Tournament, a 71-53 victory over Cal State Fullerton ... handed out 13 assists versus Washington in the first round of the WNIT.

2010-11 -- Redshirted.

Prep -- At La Jolla Country Day, became the program's third career 1,000-point scorer, joining a group that also includes WNBA star Candice Wiggins ... as a senior, was chosen as the San Diego Section Player of the Year and was named an all-state honorable mention by MaxPreps.com after leading the Torreys to a 26-4 overall record (while averaging 14.1 points and 6.3 assists) ... also was selected for CalHiSports' all-state team for Division 4, and was voted MVP of the Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix ... made the San Diego Union-Tribune's All-Area Team as a junior, as well ... LJCD won three Coastal League and three SDS championships ... also played softball and lacrosse.

Personal -- Born on June 9, 1992 in San Diego ... daughter of Roy and Virginia ... has a brother, Adrian ... graduated in June 2014 with a recreation, parks & tourism admin. degree; is now a graduate student in sports management ... interned for the L.A. Sparks in the summer of 2014.