|Charlieann Chacon 24
AS A JUNIOR: Appeared in 22 games...Averaged 1.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 10.7 minutes/game...Shot 75% (6-8) from the free throw line...Scored season-high 11 points on 4-of-4 from the field and 3-of-3 from 3, grabbed four rebounds and dished out five assists at Oakland (11/26/08).
AS A SOPHOMORE (Mesa CC): Named Preseason All-American and Region I Tournament MVP...Selected to First Team All-Region and Second Team All-ACCAC (Arizona Community College Athletic Conference)...Averaged 11.1 points, 5.6 rebounds, 4.8 assists and 2.7 steals per game...Her 155 assists broke the previous single-season record.
AS A FRESHMAN (Mesa CC): Named Third Team All-ACCAC after averaging 10.7 points, 4.4 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 3.4 steals per game.
BEFORE SIENA: Started both years at Mesa CC as point guard...Started four years at guard in high school.
PERSONAL: Junior transfer from Mesa Community College (Arizona)...Born August 17, 1987...Daughter of Carlos and Dolores Chacon...Has an older sister Erlinda and two younger sisters, Sabrina who attends Glendale Community College and Bryanna.
The Charlieann Chacon File
Career Highs - Points:
Favorite professional sports team: Phoenix Mercury, Phoenix Suns
Favorite TV show: Dexter, Grey's Anatomy, Alias
Favorite TV show growing up: Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, The Cosby Show
Favorite animal: Monkey
Favorite movie: Love & Basketball
Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: All of them
The funniest person on the team is: Allie
My proudest sports moment is: Winning my high school and Juco Championship
If I wasn't playing basketball I would be: A regular college student somewhere in Arizona
If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Everywhere
Three words to describe me are: Ambitious, loyal, passionate
One thing I wish people knew about me: I have two cats named Kitty and Mufasa and I rescued them both.
I chose number 24 because: When I went to Mesa Community College my jersey number 20 was taken. I was a little upset about it and my coach told me to have 24 because that was her jersey number when she played.
My superstitions are: Making sure everything is an even number or amount.
My favorite class at Siena is: Basic Design & Drawing
My favorite thing about Siena is: The people, everyone is so caring and warm
Career plans: I would definitely like to play overseas. After that I would like to get a masters degree in animal behavior and become an Animal Rescuer. I would also love to coach basketball in my future.
11 at Oakland (11/26/08) FG:
4 (twice) FGA:
7 vs. James Madison (12/30/08) 3FG:
3 at Oakland (11/26/08) 3FGA:
3 at Oakland (11/26/08) Rebounds:
5 vs. Iona (1/16/09) Blocks:
1 (twice) Assists:
5 vs. James Madison (12/30/08) & at Oakland (11/26/08) Steals:
3 vs. Iona (1/16/09) Minutes:
21 (three times)
CHACON'S CAREER STATS