00 Siiri Liivandi
Plays very hard ... has the ability to get herself to the basket and scores well around the 15 foot mark ... she's stronger than she appears ... makes the post group a very deep and competitive group.
Prior to UMass
A transfer from Indian River Community College in Ft. Pierce, Fla. ... averaged 19.0 points, 14.0 rebounds and three steals per game ... ranked second in the state in rebounding and fourth in scoring ... an all- Southern Conference, all-region and all-state of Florida selection ... named the team's Most Valuable Player (1999-2000) ... garnered the Florida Community College Athletic Association's Player-of-the-Week honor twice during her one-year stint ... a graduate of Estonian Sport Gymnasium in Tallinn, Estonia (1998).
Born Siiri Liivandi on January 7, 1980 in Rapla, Estonia ... daughter of Jaak and Maire Liivandi ... enrolled in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, majoring in political science.