AS A JUNIOR: Appeared in all 30 games and started four...MAAC All-Academic selection...Set a career-high scoring nine points versus Rider (1/29/07)...Notched a career-high three blocks against Niagara (2/23/07)...Led the team in assists six times...Finished with a team-high 1.8 assist-to-turnover ratio...Averaged 1.9 apg and 2.0 ppg...Registered a career-high six rebounds at Niagara (2/1/07)...Recorded a career best five assists at Fairfield (2/19/07)...Went 3-for-4 beyond the arc versus Rider (1/29/07).
AS A SOPHOMORE: Made 11 appearances off the bench...Sparked the defense in 37 minutes of action...Was perfect from the field at Rider (2/5/06)...Three times, in eight minutes or less of action, came up with at least a steal...
AS A FRESHMAN: Played in 13 games... Was limited mid-season with an ankle injury... Had career-high's in assists (4) and steals (3) against Duquesne (11/30/04)... Dropped a career-high four points and five rebounds against Iona (12/5/04)... Swatted her first shot in her first game against Maryland (11/21/04)...
BEFORE SIENA: Attended Liepaja Secondary School No. 5...Majoring in Economics at Siena...Played the nine years as a guard and forward...A Bronze medalist the last two years in Women's Basketball League in Lativia...Played two years at Banko Augstjkola...
PERSONAL: The daughter of Janis Alpe-Luks and Dagnija Alpe-Luka...Born November 11, 1985...Undecided major...Chose Siena for its location, coaching staff and the opportunity to play in the USA...Has two siblings, brother Edgars Alpe-Luks and sister Inese Alpe-Luka...Hails from a traditional basketball family...
The Liga Alpe-Luka File
My favorite sports team is: Siena Women's Basketball
The funniest member on the team is: Merrick Volpe
Three words that describe me are: Honest, focused and outgoing
If I could play anyone 1-on-1 I would play: Shaq
The best advice I have ever received was: Take all the opportunities life offers
My idol is: My Grandmother
My favorite movie is: How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
If you could meet anyone in the world I would chose to meet: Michael Jordan
My favorite athlete is: Dwyane Wade
My favorite day of the week is: Friday
My favorite food is: Chicken
My proudest sports moment has been: Winning a bronze medal with the Latvian National Team in the European Championship U 20 in 2005
Points: 9 vs. Rider (1/29/07)
FG: 3 (twice)
FGA: 8 vs. Marist (2/11/07)
3FG: 3 vs. Rider (1/29/07)
3FGA: 3FGA: 4 vs. Rider (1/29/07)
Rebounds: 6 @ Niagara (2/1/07)
Blocks: 3 vs. Niagara (2/23/07)
Assists: 5 @ Fairfield (2/19/07)
Steals: 3 (twice)
Minutes: 30 @ Rider (2/17/07)
LIGA ALPE-LUKA'S CAREER STATS