4  Bridget Chacon
Bridget Chacon
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Las Cruces, N.M.

Last College:
Cochise (Ariz.) CC

Height:
5-7

Position:
G

2005-06 (Junior):
Appeared in all 29 games with 12 starts...averaged 3.1 points, a team-best 2.8 assists (15th in C-USA), 2.0 rebounds and a team-best 1.6 steals...her 22.0 minutes per game led all non-regular starters on team...posted higher averages in C-USA games in assists (3.1/game, 13th in league), steals (1.8, 11th) and assist/turnover ratio (1.23, 10th)...scored eight points with five assists and two steals in Division I debut vs. Tennessee State...first career start came at Wright State on Dec. 13, where she posted five points, four assists, four rebounds and a block...registered a block in four straight games, including a career-best three-block effort vs. East Carolina on Dec. 16, tying for the MU single-game high...perfect from 3-point range (2-for-2) at UCF on Jan. 20...scored a career-high 10 points at Southern Miss on Jan. 22 in perhaps her best game of season...went 4-for-6 from the floor, incl. 2-for-3 from 3-point range, with three assists, zero turnovers, a career-high four steals and a block vs. the Golden Eagles...followed up that performance with nine points and a career- and team season-high seven assists the next game vs. West Virginia...posted three four-steal games, the team season-high for the year...nailed a 40-footer as the shot clock expired at Houston, hitting the long 3-pointer to give the Herd a seven-point lead with under five minutes in the second half...nine of her 12 3-pointers came in conference play...final start of season came at UTEP on Feb. 19 in front of several family members in the El Paso area...dished out six assists against the Miners.

2003-05 (Cochise):
Played for Cochise (Ariz.) College for two seasons (2003-04, 2004-05) before transferring to Marshall...two-time team MVP at Cochise...garnered First Team All-Arizona Community College Athletic Conference and First Team All-Region I Division I honors in both seasons of JuCo ball...led the entire National Junior College Athletic Association in steals per game in both her seasons at C.C....set a junior college record with 16 steals in one game in her sophomore campaign...in 2004-05, averaged 14.8 points, 6.3 assists and 4.5 rebounds per game to go along with her national-best steals per game average of 6.3...set C.C. two-year career record with 368 steals...team went 19-10 and lost in the Region I finals...twice named to the all-tournament team at the New Mexico Junior College Thunderbird Classic...selected to Who's Who in American Junior Colleges...coached by Steven Lane

High School:
Attended Onate High School (1999-2001) and Mayfield High School (2001-2003)...played in the New Mexico North/South All-Star Game in Farmington, N.M...coached by Connie Van-Limon (Onate) and George Maya (Mayfield).

Personal:
Born on July 30, 1985...daughter of Ruben and Yolando Chacon...has three brothers, Ruben Jr. (24), Bruno (19) and Orlando (8) and a sister, Leslie (17)...lists Jesus Christ and her mother as her biggest role models...social work major.