Coming off an outstanding first season, earning all-Mountain West Conference honors and leading the team in scoring ... a 5-11 shooting guard, who can also play the forward position ... will be counted on to be one of the team's leaders in just her second season ... can keep a defense honest with her ability to shoot the ball and drive to the basket ... steady, mature player who works hard to improve her game.
As A Freshman (2003-04): Third team all-Mountain West Conference selection ... SDSU's leading scorer, who averaged 12.4 ppg., ranking eighth in the MWC and first among freshmen ... only Aztec to average in double-figure scoring in conference outings (11.5 ppg.) ... scored 10 or more points in 21 of her 27 games ... team's top scorer in eight games ... first on the team in assists (51) and second in three-pointers (38) ... already tied for 10th in Aztec career history for three pointers ... played and started in all but one of the team's 28 games ... team-high 12 points in the opener with Saint Mary's ... hit eight of her 12 shots against Nevada, finishing with 20 points in 40 minutes of action ... third straight game in double-figures with 17 points and a season-high five boards at Cal State Fullerton ... scored 15 points, tying for the team lead, in the come-from-behind win over UC Irvine ... added season-best five assists against the Anteaters ... did not reach double-figures in scoring for the first time in her career against UT-Martin (eight pts.), before rebounding a night later with a team-high 16 points versus Brown to go with a career-best four steals ... scored 17 points, including 13 in the first half, and tied a season high with a trio of threes against Santa Clara ... team-best 18 points on 7-for-17 shooting in her MWC debut at UNLV ... scored 15 points in the first half in the win over CSU, playing all 40 minutes ... career high 21 points on 7-of-13 from the field against BYU ... went to the line 12 times and added a team best three steals in 40 minutes vs. the Cougars ... matched season high with four steals versus UNLV ... shot 40 percent from the field at CSU, tallying 15 points ... finished with 13 points in each of the team's final three regular-season games ... had three, three-points in each of the last three contests ... had 10 points and two steals in her MWC tourney debut.
High School: A three-sport athlete at Pasco High School ... four-time letterwinner in basketball ... led Pasco to a fourth-place finish at the Washington 4A Girls State Basketball Tournament with a 27-2 record as a senior ... Bulldogs tied for first in the Big Nine Conference and won the Big Nine tournament and east regional in 2003 ... McDonald's All-America nominee ... three-time first team all-conference selection ... selected for the 4A All-Stars Media Classic game ... three-time team captain ... Pasco placed eighth at the state tournament her freshman season ... competed for Northwest Sagebrush from 1999-2002, earning NBC Camp outstanding offensive player honors ... also earned letters in both track and soccer.
Personal: Michelle Chance Elliott was born in Kennewick, Wash. ... majoring in liberal studies..
Points: 21, vs. BYU (2-7-04)
Double-Figure Scoring Games: 21
Honors & Awards
All-Mountain West Conference: 2003-04 (Third Team)
Elliott's Career Aztec Statistics