A proven winner, having played at point guard for national champion Narbonne High School ... very athletic player, who can step in right away and contribute.
A four-year varsity letterwinner at Narbonne High School in Harbor City, Calif., under national coach of the year honoree (2001) James Anderson ? the Gauchos claimed two USA Today national titles her sophomore and junior seasons ... led NHS to the state championship twice ... Narbonne went a perfect 34-0 her second season, completing a 44-game win streak for a No. 1 ranking by USA Today ... team was 28-3 overall in 2000-01, defeating Berkeley, 48-45, for the Division I state title ... made the state finals for the third straight year in 2001-02, but lost in the championship game, finishing the season with a 27-4 record and a No.14 national ranking ... Gauchos won the CIF city section title three straight times ... McDonald All-American team nominee as a senior ... won numerous team awards for sportsmanship, defensive and as athlete of the year ? averaged nine points per game and shot 90 percent from the free throw line ? a principal's honor roll student ... several former teammates play Division I basketball, including Loree Moore (Tennessee), Willnett Crockett (UConn), Lisa Turner (Morgan State), Amber Pruitt (CSU Fullerton) and Lisa Willis (UCLA).
Amber Nicole Fouse was born June 8, 1984, in Bellflower, Calif ? daughter of Alvin and Mable Fouse ... major is undecided, but plans to become a pediatrician ... favorite athletes are Dawn Staley and Shaquille O'Neal.