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    Markita Aldridge | 32
    Season statistics & Notes Season splits Game-by-game stats Bio Printable player file
    2001
    Statistics
     PPG 1.4
     RPG 0.4
     APG .4
    Position:  G
    Born: 09/15/73
    Height: 5-11 /  1,80
    Weight: 153  lbs. / 69,4  kg.
    College: North Carolina-Charlotte '96
    BACKGROUND

    2001:
    At Detroit (6/14/01) scored season high of 4 pts…played season high of 17 minutes and had one assist and one rebound vs. Detroit (7/11/01)...Placed on the injured list on June 20, 2001 with a left knee effusion, activated on July 10, but returned to injured list on July 21, 2001.

    2000:
    Shot 50.0% from three-point range (6-12)...Fourth on the team in field goal percentage (.463, 25-54)...Played one of her best games of the season against her hometown team of Detroit (6/19), scoring six points, Shooting 3-3 from the field and passing for five assists

    1999:
    Played in 31 games and started in two...Averaged 2.6 points, 1.2 rebounds and 12.2 minutes per game…Scored a season-high 10 points vs. Houston (6/25)…Dished out five assists vs. Detroit (7/16)...Played only two minutes vs. New York (8/17) after suffering a broken nose...Started her first WNBA game on 7/16 vs. Detroit where she played 30 minutes, scored six points and had five assists.

    OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
    Additional Professional Experience: Drafted by the Portland Power of the ABL as a replacement player during the 1996-97 season...Played in three games for the Power where she averaged five points per game...Signed as a replacement player for the Colorado Xplosion (1996-97)...Played in 15 games for the Xplosion averaging 1.5 points...Traded to the Richmond (later Philadelphia) Rage in 1997-98...Played in 42 games for the Rage and started in 25 games...Played for the Columbus Quest during the shortened 1998-99 ABL season. Competed for the WNBL's Atlanta Justice during the 2000-01 off-season and helped lead them to a championship.

    COLLEGE:
    At the end of her college career, she was the only player in the history of UNCC to score more than 1,400 points, grab more than 600 rebounds and dish out more than 400 assists...All-time UNCC assist leader with 442 assists...A four-time all-conference selection...Averaged 14.5 points, 6.5 rebounds and 4.6 assists during her senior year at UNCC...Two-time team MVP (1994-95 and 1995-96)...Metro Conference Freshman of the Year in 1992.


    PERSONAL

    • Nickname is "Kita"
    • Has been playing basketball since the age of 10
    • Hobbies include watching basketball, reading and watching movies
    • She is most proud of graduating from college
    • Her favorite food is Pizza
    • Wears No. 32 in honor of Magic Johnson
    • Started her own foundation, the Markita Aldridge Foundation , in Washington D.C.
    • The foundation is dedicated to promoting academic achievement, providing leadership training, and encouraging experiences in the arts
    • Visited many local schools to promote her foundation and encourage success in local youths.


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