JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY WOMEN’S BASKETBALL MEDIA INFORMATION GUIDE
APRIL CARSON Guard // Jr. //5-8// Weston, Fla. //UNC Greensboro
2012-13: Ineligible to play due to NCAA transfer rules. PRIOR TO JU: Spent the 2011-12 season playing at UNC Greensboro … appeared in 21 games, including two starts as a freshman … had a season-high 10 points in the home finale against Wofford … also scored six points against Radford (11/21) and Furman (3/2) … finished the season with 10 assists and nine steals. HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Nova High School … as a senior, she earned all-state honors from SheCanPlay.org and was a McDonald’s All American Game nominee … also earned Miami Herald third team all-county honors … during the preseason, she was named one of the South Florida Sun Sentinel’s top 10 players to watch … also ranked the 62nd-best shooting guard nationally by SheCanPlay.org and rated the 20th-best girls basketball player in Florida by FlaVarsity.com, a division of Rivals.com … as a sophomore, she helped post Nova to a 27-4 en route to the school’s first state title appearance … the squad also secured the district and regional titles … on the AAU level, she helped the South Florida Jaguars to a No. 1 national ranking. PERSONAL: Born Sept. 19, 1991, in Hollywood, Fla. … daughter of Billy and April … has a sister, Bobbi; and three brothers: Giovanni, Justin and Jordan … major is business administration.