PERSONAL: DOB 17/07/1984; HEIGHT: 181cm
JUNIOR ASSOCIATION: Sandringham Sabres; Dandenong Rangers (VIC)
FIRST PLAYED WNBL: 2000/01 Dandenong Rangers
WNBL CLUBS: Dandenong 2000/01-Current
WNBL CHAMPIONSHIPS: Dandenong Rangers 2003/04, 2004/05, 2011/12
WNBL CAREER NOTES: Alison was again a mainstay for the Rangers in season 2011/12, averaging 5.9 points and 5 rebounds per game in their WNBL title-winning campaign. Alison played in all 23 games for the Rangers in season 2010/11 including one final. She averaged 3.5 points and 2 rebounds per game; In the 2009/10 season she played in 22 games, including the 200th of her WNBL career. She averaged 6.5 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.1 steals and 1 assist per game... In the 2008/09 season Alison tallied a career best 170 points and 93 rebounds, averaging 7.7 points and 4.2 rebounds... Alison averaged 3.8 points per game in 2007/08 in the regular season and 5.5 points in two games in the playoffs... She averaged 5.3 points and 2.9 rebounds per game throughout the 2006/07 season… She also represented the WNBL at the FIBA Women's World League 2004 and 2005... She was a member of the Rangers Championship team in the 2003/04 and 2004/05 seasons... Alison was named joint winner of the Betty Watson Rookie of the Year award in the 2001/02 season.
INTERNATIONAL CAREER NOTES: 2002 Sapphires China Tour
GENERAL BASKETBALL NOTES: 2010 Alison won the championship with the Dandenong Rangers in the SEABL, she was awarded the Barbara Barton Medal for best on court in the Final; Alison represented Victoria Metro at 2001 U18 Australian Junior Championships... Alison toured China with Australia’s U21 Women’s team, the Sapphires in 2002.
PERSONAL INFORMATION: Alison has one sister named Sarah. Everyone at Dandenong knows her as “doona” or “Al” and she always has a big smile on her face. Her favourite movie is The Bodyguard and she loves to sing along to Whitney Houston. Her proudest basketball moments were winning back to back WNBL titles with Dandenong and a SEABL championship with the Rangers in 2010. She has also played AFL footy in the off-season.
COACH'S COMMENT:Alison is the veteran of this young team at 28 years old, she was recruited to the Rangers WNBL as a 16 year and has become the common denominator for the Rangers success over their 3 WNBL CHAMIONSHIPS. She has seen the best and the worst at the Rangers but has always hung tough and remained loyal. Amazingly she had her best ever season in 2011-12 to help carry her Rangers to another WNBL title!
|Competition||Season||M||MIN||2PM-A||1st Half H.S||3PM-A||3PT
|FTM-A||FT %||PF||Total Pts||TOT||AST||PTS|
|2012/13||2013||26||27/10/2012||36 - 84||42.9||22 - 3||18||- - Bendigo||81.8||3.7|
|2011/12||2012||25||12/11/2011||65 - 136||47.8||18 - 11||14||- - Adelaide||77.8||4.9|
|2010/11||2011||23||13/02/2011||- - -||0.0||10 - 23||5||- - Townsville||50.0||2.0|
|2009/10||2010||22||16/01/2010||- - -||0.0||16 - 66||13||- - Canberra||81.3||3.8|
|2008/09||2009||22||31/01/2009||- - -||0.0||29 - 55||18||- - West Coast||62.1||4.2|
|2007/08||2008||26||06/10/2007||- - -||0.0||12 - 34||9||- - Bendigo||75.0||2.0|
|2006/07||2007||22||12/11/2006||- - -||0.0||27 - 29||19||- - Townsville||70.4||3.0|
|2005/06||2006||22||22/10/2005||- - -||0.0||29 - 20||24||- - Townsville||82.8||2.5|
|2004/05||2005||22||30/01/2005||- - -||0.0||7 - 12||3||- - West Coast||42.9||1.4|
|2003/04||2004||21||30/11/2003||- - -||0.0||7 - 11||3||- - Sydney||42.9||1.8|
|2002/03||2003||18||31/01/2003||- - -||0.0||17 - 12||13||- - Bulleen||76.5||1.5|
|2001/02||2002||22||01/03/2002||- - -||0.0||23 - 17||16||- - Sydney||69.6||1.4|
|2000/01||2001||8||- - -||0.0||- - -||- - -||0.0||0.1|