ODU Women's Basketball BIO
Michelle Brandao
Player Profile:
Michelle Brandao 1372488
Position: Guard
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Freixo Ponte De Lima, Portugal
High School: Escola Superior Tecnologia E Saude De Coimbra
Career Highs
Points: 5 (Jan. 13, 2013 vs. Delaware)
Rebounds: 3 (Jan. 13, 2013 vs. Delaware)
Assists: 8 (Jan. 24, 2013 vs. Georgia State)

2013-14 (SENIOR): Compiled three or more assists in 10 games during senior campaign… Scored eight points and added nine assists in WNIT win over Navy… Racked up eight points, five assists, and three rebounds against Boston (12/1)… Had a 2.28 assist-to-turnover ratio in final nine games.

2012-13 (JUNIOR): Made season debut against Pittsburg (1/2) where she grabbed a rebound and had a steal in five minutes of action... Played in eight games before suffering season-ending injury in late January... Scored a career-high five points, made first career three-point shot, and racked up a career-high three rebounds against Delaware (1/13)... Blocked first career shot and had career-high eight assists against Georgia State (1/24). 

2011-12: Did not play. Spent the summer playing for Portugal in the European Championships ... Played in all eight games, averaging 2.3 assists per game and scoring eight points against Belarus. 

: In 2011-12, Brandao averaged 13.9 points, 3.3 rebounds and 2.6 assists as Portugal finished second to Sweden in the European B Championships...Named to the All-Tournament Team following the Championships...Helped Portugal's U20 team to a fourth-place finish at the 2010 European Division B Championships...Has competed in 65 National Team games and in six European Championships for Portugal...Was a U16 Champion for the Portuguese squad and competed for Club Olivais Coimbra, where she won a pair of Portuguese Cup Championships and was selected as Newcomer of the Year. 

PERSONAL: Born April 9, 1991 ... Daughter of Francisco Sergio Moreira Brandao and Maria Conceicao Caridade Da Silva Rosa Brandao ... One brother, Patrick Rosa Brandao ... Majoring in communications.
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