Alex Jarrell
Alex  Jarrell


Shelbyville, Tenn.

High School:
Shelbyville Central HS




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CAREER: Through two seasons, averaging 3.5 points and 1.8 rebounds in 12.9 minutes ... Has played in 60 games and started 19.

PEPPERDINE 2009-10: Reserve post player appeared in 31 games and started seven as a sophomore ... Averaged 2.6 points and 1.9 rebounds in 12.4 minutes ... Ranked 15th in the WCC in blocked shots (0.4) ... Only reached double-figures once, but it was a career-high and team-best 16 points in a home win vs. Loyola Marymount (1/9) ... Other season highs were six rebounds at Cal Poly (11/21), three assists at LMU (2/6), three blocks vs. UC Irvine (12/22) and 21 minutes vs. San Francisco (2/11) ... Was named WCC All-Academic honorable mention ... Earned WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll "silver" honors. PEPPERDINE 2008-09: Played in all 29 games and started 12 as a true freshman ... Averaged 4.4 points and 1.8 rebounds in 13.4 minutes ... Scored in double-figures three times, all in WCC play ... Had 15 points vs. Gonzaga, 13 points vs. Saint Mary's and 12 points at San Diego ... Other season highs were seven rebounds (vs. Saint Mary's), two assists (vs. Gonzaga), two blocks (vs. Gonzaga), two steals (at Portland) and 33 minutes (vs. San Diego at the WCC Tournament) ... Earned WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll "silver" honors.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Shelbyville (Tenn.) Central High School in 2008 ... Played four years of varsity basketball ... Scored nearly 1,500 points in her career and had more than 500 rebounds ... A McDonald's All-American nominee as a senior ... A two-time Street & Smith All-American honorable mention selection ... Earned all-state honors as a senior and was all-region all four years ... School made the state championship game her sophomore year ... Was her school's valedictorian and collected dozens of academic honors.

CLUB: Played for the Nashville Stampede, Tennessee Team Pride and Tennessee Flight.

PERSONAL: Born in Murfreesboro, Tenn. ... Daughter of Russ and Jennifer Jarrell ... Sister of Seth ... Majoring in biology ... Her future plans include going to medical school and becoming a dermatologist ... Chose Pepperdine because "it is a phenomenal school with a great combination of academics and athletics."

FAVORITES: Enjoys shopping, going to the beach, reading, napping and breaking out into random song and dance ... Favorite book is the Bible ... Favorite pro basketball player is Kevin Garnett ... Favorite pro basketball team is the Boston Celtics ... Favorite movie is The Notebook ... Favorite TV show is Friends ... Enjoys basketball because "I like to work hard with my teammates to achieve a common goal."

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