21 - Raquel Avila
Raquel Avila
Height: 5-5
Year: Junior
Hometown: South San Francisco
High School: St. Ignatius College Prep
Position: Guard
Major: Civil Engineering

213-14 Action Photos

JUNIOR 2013-14: Appeared in all 30 games and made 16 starts ... averaged 3.6 ppg and 1.9 rpg ... played 11 min. at UNLV and scored two pts. with two ast. and three reb. ... played 20 min. vs. San Jose State scoring four pts., with five ast., five reb. and two stl. ... scored four pts. with five ast. and one stl. in 28 min. vs. UC Riverside ... started vs. San Francisco State and scored 12 pts. with one ast. and one stl. in 29 min. ... came off the bench and scored three pts. with one ast. and two reb. in 18 min. vs. UC Santa Barbara ... had one reb. and one ast. in 16 min. at CSU Northridge ... grabbed four reb. with one ast. and one stl. vs. Hampton ... score two pts. with two ast. and two reb. in 16 min. at Fresno State ... started at Utah Valley and played 32 min. while scoring nine pts. with five ast., three stl. and three reb. ... started vs. UC Davis and scored six pts. with two stl. and one ast. ... played 29 min. in the start vs. Georgia State and scored 13 pts., with four ast. and three reb. ... started vs. USF and scored seven pts. with five reb., five ast., and one stl. in 34 min. ... played 31 min. with two pts., four stl., three ast., and one reb. in the start at Pepperdine ...  started at LMU and scored 15 pts. with five ast. and one reb. in 36 min. ... scored six pts. with four ast. and one stl. in 35 min. in the start vs. Saint Mary’s ... had seven ast., three reb., and one stl. in 32 min. in the start vs. Pacific ... in 37 min. in the start vs. Portland, had seven ast., four stl., and three reb. ... started vs. No. 23 Gonzaga and scored six pts. with four stl., four reb., and two ast. in 35 min. ... played 22 min. in the start at San Diego and scored five pts. with five ast., three stl., and two reb. ... scored two pts. with one  ast. and one reb. in the start at BYU in 12 min. ... started at No. 23 Gonzaga and had one reb., one ast., and one stl. in nine min. ... played six min. at Portland ... started and played 18 min. vs. BYU with two pts., two reb., one ast., and one stl. ... had one reb. in the start vs. San Diego while playing 21 min. ... played six min. with one ast. at San Francisco ... scored six pts. with one ast. and one reb. in 19 min. at Pacific ... scored six pts. with five reb., two blk., and one ast. in 16 min. at Saint Mary’s ... played 10 min. with one ast. vs. LMU ... played 12 min. with one reb., one ast., and one stl. vs. Pepperdine ... scored two pts. with one ast. in six min. at the WCC Tournament vs. Pepperdine.

SOPHOMORE 2012-13: Played 13 min. and scored 4 pts. in season opener vs. UC Irvine … Played 6 min. vs. No. 4 Stanford … played 6 min. vs. Utah Valley … played 3 min., had 2 reb. at Pacific  … played 10 min., scoring 2 pts. vs. Cleveland State … played 25 min. and scored 7 pts. vs. CSU Northridge … made her first start of the season, playing 21 min. at Long Beach State … scored 6 pts. at San Jose State … played 9 min. at UC Davis … scored 4 pts., 3 ast. at CSU Bakersfield … scored 6 pts. vs. Fresno State … scored 12 pts. and had 5 reb. vs. UNLV … scored 7 pts., had 5 reb., 6 ast. at Portland … had 5 reb. at Gonzaga … scored 6 pts. vs. LMU … scored 8 pts., had 10 reb. at Pepperdine … Had 3 ast. vs. USF … had 2 pts., 5 ast. vs. Saint Mary’s … scored 7 pts., had 3 reb. in 27 min. vs. Portland … scored 6 pts., had 5 ast., 7 reb. at San Diego … scored 7 pts., had 3 reb. vs. BYU … had 5 ast. at LMU … scored 10 pts., had 5 reb., 3 ast. at USF … scored 4 pts., had 3 ast. in 28 min. at BYU … scored 2 pts., had 7 ast. vs. Gonzaga … scored 6 pts., had 3 ast. vs. Pepperdine … scored 12 pts., had 3 reb. at Saint Mary’s … scored 5 pts., had 4 reb., 3 ast. vs. San Diego … scored 5 pts., had 3 reb., 4 ast. against LMU in the WCC Tournament. 

FRESHMAN IN 2011-12: Made two baskets on 2 of 3 shooting at BYU (Feb. 23), in a season-high 5 minutes ... made her collegiate debut in SCU’s win over UNC (Nov. 16) ... has played in five games, including an appearance at #23 Gonzaga (Feb. 16) ... also appeared in the exhibition game with Sonona State (Nov. 8).

AT ST. IGNATIUS:
One of the best players in the Western Catholic Athletic League (WCAL) … named First Team All-WCAL as a senior leading St. Ignatius into the Central Coast Section (CCS) championship game … played point guard as a senior and off-guard as a sophomore and junior … three-year varsity letter-winner … named to the 2011 SanFranPreps.com All-City Team … played in the all-city game and was named MVP … played against current SCU teammates and WCAL rivals Nici Gilday (Presentation) and Vanessa Leo (Archbishop Mitty) while in high school.

PERSONAL:
Last named is pronounced ‘AV-ee-LAH’ … daughter of Ofelia and Carlos Avila … has two siblings, older brother Robert, who attends Santa Clara and a younger sister, Sophia … nickname is ‘Rocky’ … excellent student, graduating with honors from St. Ignatius … majoring in Civil Engineering.