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32 - Elise Gordon
Elise Gordon
Height: 6-1
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Archbishop Mitty
Position: Center
Major: Government
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Career Stats

2010-11 recipient of Harvard's Most Improved Player award.

Career Highs
Points:
14 vs. UMass (1/2/13)
FG made: 7 vs. UMass (1/2/13)
FG attempts: 9 vs. Dartmouth (3/6/12)
FT made: 2, 5 times
FT attempts: 4 at Yale (2/1/13)
Rebounds: 5, twice
Assists: 2 vs. SMU (12/30/12)
Steals: 1, 10 times
Blocks: 1, 3 times

2012-13 (Junior)
Grabbed two rebounds at North Dakota (Nov. 11) ... Registered two points, four rebounds and one assist at Eastern Michigan (Nov. 24) ... Totaled two points, three rebounds, one assist and one steal at Hofstra (Dec. 1) ... Dished out a career-best two assists against SMU (Dec. 30) ... Scored a career-high 14 points on 7-of-8 shooting and grabbed three rebounds against UMass (Jan. 2) ... Tallied six points on 3-of-4 shooting with one assist against Dartmouth (Jan. 12) ... Turned in 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting with four rebounds at Yale (Feb. 1).

2011-12 (Sophomore)
Recorded then career-highs in points (8) and rebounds (5) at Iowa (Nov. 12) ... Scored six points vs. Butler (Nov. 13) ... Netted a career-high 10 points on 4-of-7 shooting to go with three rebounds against Rhode Island (Nov. 22) ... Scored four points and dished out one assist at Hartford (Dec. 29) ... Netted four points at UMass (Jan. 3) ... Registered five points, four rebounds and one steal at TCU (Jan. 7) .... Scored three points and grabbed four boards against Princeton (Feb. 11) ... Tallied four points and two rebounds at Brown (Feb. 17) ... Scored five points and grabbed two rebounds in six minutes at Penn (Feb. 25) ... Registered a career-high 12 points on 6-of-9 shooting in 12 minutes against Dartmouth (March 6).

2010-11 (Freshman)
Played in 13 games this season ... Averaged 1.9 points and 1.8 rebounds per game ... Made collegiate debut at Florida (Dec. 7) ... Scored first career points (2) in win over UNH (Dec. 10) ... Scored four points and was one of four players with a team-best four rebounds at Dayton (Dec. 30) ... Pulled down five rebounds against Columbia (Feb. 19) ... Recorded a career-high six points on a 3-for-3 effort against Yale (Feb. 26).

Before Harvard
Played for nationally ranked Archbishop Mitty High School ...  Finished her senior season with a record of 26-6 while being undefeated in league play ... Led her team to a state championship, two Central Coat Section titles, a NorCal team championship and two West Coast Catholic Athletic League (WCAL) titles ... Earned Player of the Year honors from Cal Hi Sports Central Coast Section, NorCal Prep, and Mercury News in her final season with the Lions ... A two-time first-team All-Mercury News, first-team all-state girls DII, firs- team WCAL selection and a second-team underclassman all-state ...  A McDonald’s All American nominee ... received the NorCal Final Sportsmanship award and was named to the all-tournament teams at the End of the Trials Tournament and the Nike Northwest Invitational, where she played for her AAU program the San Jose Cagers ... A member of the Principles Honor Roll and the National Honor Society ... Was given the Santa Clara County Alliance of Black Educators Academic Achievement Award and was a member of the Archbishop Mitty African American Student Union ... Was a three-time all-state qualifier in the shot put, an eight-time WCAL place winner and a two-time Central Coast Section placer ... Her father, Ed, played basketball at San Diego State and played football for the New England Patriots. Her brother, Drew, plays basketball at New Mexico.