23 - Violet Alama
Violet Alama
Height: 6-1
Year: Junior
Hometown: Honolulu, HI
High School: Kalani HS
Position: F
EXP: 2V

2011-12 All-Big West Honorable Mention

2011-12 Big West Co-Sixth Woman of the Year

2011-12

Alama appeared in all 31 games for Northridge, making seven starts … earned All-Big West Honorable Mention honors and was named Big West Co-Sixth Woman of the Year after averaging 7.2 points and 5.9 rebounds for the season … scored a season-high 19 points to go with 10 rebounds in a road loss at UC Davis … also had a double-double (15 points, 10 rebounds) in the season-opening victory at San Francisco … added 30 assists, 18 blocks and 33 steals during the season … finished second on the team with a free throw percentage of .750 (60-80) … pulled down a season-high 11 rebounds in two games … dished out season-high four assists in two games … had a career-high five steals in road loss at UC Davis … ended season ranked 10th in career free throw percentage at ..732 (194-265)  and  eighth in school history with 66 career blocks. 

2010-2011

Violet Alama appeared in all 30 games during her sophomore season, making 22 starts ... finished second on the team in scoring on a career-high 10.9 points-per-game ... also was team's second-leading rebounder with 174 boards, an average of 5.8 per game and a new career high ... rebounding average placed her 10th among all league players for the season ... ranked sixth in free throw percentage (.790; 98-of-124) among all league players for the season ... named to All-Tournament Team at The Jack in the Box Rainbow Wahine Classic for her performances in CSUN's three games ... scored a career-high 32 points and 12 field goals against Eastern Michigan on Nov. 21 ... also posted season-high 11 rebounds against the Eagles, the first of three times she would match the total ... scored 16 points and had eight rebounds against Hawai'i on Nov. 19 ... had eight points and nine rebounds against Oregon State on Nov. 20 ... also set several new career highs throughout the course of the season ... had a career-high three 3-pointers at Long Beach State on Feb. 9 ... knocked down a career-high eight free throws on three different occasions ... dished out a career-high eight assists against Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 12 ... blocked a career-high four shots at Cal Poly on Jan. 22 ... had a career-high four steals in two different games ... played a career-high 38 minutes against Eastern Michigan on Nov. 21 ... finished the year with four double-doubles ... second double-double came on 20-point, 11-rebound performance against Long Beach State on Jan. 5 ... nearly posted a triple-double by recording 17 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists against Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 12 ... fourth double-double came in win over Cal Poly on Feb. 17 courtesy of 14 points and 11 rebounds ... opened season with 20 points against Pepperdine on Nov. 17 ... finished season with career-high 61 assists and 32 steals ... also had 20 blocked shots.

2009-10

Alama appeared in 28 games for CSUN, making six starts in her freshman season ... averaged 4.1 points and 5.3 rebounds for the season ... averages jumped to 5.6 points and 5.8 rebounds in Big West Conference play ... finished second on the team with 26 blocked shots ... posted a season-high 17 rebounds and seven field goals in season finale at Pacific on Mar. 6 ... tied a season high with 15 points in game against Tigers, posting her first career double-double ... also scored 15 points vs. Long Beach State on Feb. 6 ... pulled down 10 rebounds vs. Seattle on Feb. 10 ... blocked season-high four shots against Cal Poly on Jan. 23 ... recorded season-high three steals vs. UC Riverside on Feb. 4 ... dished out season-high three assists vs Pacific on Jan. 2.

Kalani High School

Alama was a four-year starter for the Falcons on the hardwood ... earned All-Oahu Interscholastic Association Honors following 2007, 2008 and 2009 seasons ... member of 2007 league championship team ... graduated in 2009.

Personal

Born on Dec. 9, 1991 ... daughter of Barbara and Yale Alama ... has a sisters, Rose ... lists the late Heath Ledger, actress Jessica Biel, Jack Johnson and acai bowls as some of her favorites ... chose her number because it is shared by Sebastian Telfair of the Phoenix Suns ... heads to the beach to surf when she has time to relax ... can't imagine going a week without orange juice ... majoring in Kinesiology.

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