Saphira Philson
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    Saphira Philson

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Naples, Fla.

    High School:
    Barron Collier

    Height:
    5-5

    Position:
    G

    2012-13: Played in 15 games ... averaged 0.9 points, 0.9 assists and 0.4 rebounds per contest ... knocked down three-pointers in games versus Navy, Penn, Wyoming and Fresno State ... also recorded seven steals and a block on the season.

    High School: Lettered four years in basketball ... coached by Mike Hamburger ... all-state and all-area honoree ... state and regional champion in 2008 ... three-time district champion ... McDonald's All-America nominee ... also lettered one year in track ... member of National Honor Society.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 19 ... daughter of Jari and Malinka Philson ... mother played basketball at the University of Kentucky ... has a younger sister, Jamilla (12) ... attended the Academy Prep School ... team captain for the Huskies ... played AAU ball with the Orlando Comets ... would like to one day become a heavy pilot ... hobbies include hanging out with friends and watching movies.

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