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Sandra Garcia
Sandra Garcia

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Plantation American Heritage

Height:
6-3

Position:
Center

Birthdate:
08/07/1990

Graduated:
May, 2013

05/21/2013

Demon Deacons Earn Their Degrees

A total of 71 Wake Forest student-athletes received their degrees on Monday

04/15/2013

2012-13 Women's Basketball Season In Review

2012-13: The Start and The End of Generations

03/08/2013

Deacons ACC Tournament Ends With OT Loss To No. 2-seed Maryland

Junior Chelsea Douglas nets a career-high 31 in the game

03/06/2013

Women's Basketball Gameday -- Wake Forest vs. Georgia Tech

Deacs Open ACC Tournament Against Georgia Tech

03/03/2013

Wake Forest Falls 88-61 To Maryland

Senior Patrice Johnson tied a career-high with 10 points

03/08/2013

Women's Basketball vs. Maryland (ACC Tournament)

Wake Forest loses heartbreaker in overtime in the ACC tournament quarterfinals.

03/03/2013

Women's Basketball vs. Maryland

Wake Forest fell to No. 9 Maryland 88-61

02/17/2013

Wake Forest vs. No. 5 Duke - AP Photos

Wake Forest vs. No. 5 Duke - AP Photos

03/02/2012

Wake Forest vs. No. 7 Miami - AP Photo Gallery

Wake Forest vs. No. 7 Miami - AP Photo Gallery

01/26/2012

Wake Forest vs. No. 10 Miami

Wake Forest vs. No. 10 Miami


2012-13 Highlights
Had a solid senior season ... Played in all 32 games and made 24 starts ... Came on strong at the end of the year, averaging better than 11 points per game over the final seven games and notched all of her team-high five double-doubles over that span ... Was fifth on the team in scoring at 8.0 per game and led the team in rebounding at 6.4 per contest ... Was second on the team in blocks with 21 ... Dished-out 43 assists which nearly doubled her assist total from the previous three seasons combined ... Became one of just six players in school history to record more than 1,000 career points and 700 career rebounds ... Recorded her 1,000th career point on a free throw against Illinois on Nov. 29 ... Scored 20 points and dished-out a career-high five assists against Marist ... Was named to the Paradise Jam All-Tournament Team after averaging 10 points and five rebounds in the three games ... Had a season-high three blocked shots against Seton Hall and again against Georgia Tech in the ACC Tournament ... Notched her first double-double of the season with 10 points and 10 rebounds at Duke ... Had a second-straight double-double with 16 points and a season-high 15 rebounds against Georgia Tech ... Tallied her third double-double of the year with 11 points and 12 boards against Virginia Tech ... Scored 10 points and grabbed a game-high 12 rebounds in the ACC Tournament win over Georgia Tech ... Played a career-high 42 minutes and finished with eight points and 10 rebounds in the overtime loss to Maryland ... Made two free throws with five seconds remaining against Maryland to send the game into overtime.

2012-13 Game-by-Game
Scored 11 points and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds in the season-opening victory over Coppin State (11/11) ... Struggled from the floor but grabbed five rebounds and had two steals in the loss at Kansas (11/18) ... Scored two points and grabbed three rebounds before rolling her ankle in the loss to No.2 Connecticut (11/22) ... Tallied eight points and six rebounds against Purdue (11/23) ... Had a solid game against Marist (11/24), finished with a team-high 20 points and a career-high five assists ... Named to the Paradise Jam All-Tournament Team ... Was hampered by foul trouble at Illinois (11/29) but still managed 11 points and five rebounds ... Scored her 1,000th career point against the Illini ... Finished with eight points and five rebounds in the win over Charleston Southern (12/1) ... Pulled-down seven rebounds to go along with four points and three assists against Florida A&M (12/4/12) ... Had a season-high three blocks in just four minutes of action against Seton Hall (12/8) ... Played 32 minutes against Virginia Tech (12/22) and scored 13 points ... Was 4-of-4 from the floor and finished with eight points in the win over Campbell (12/29) ... Grabbed five rebounds and recorded a season-high three steals against Nevada (12/31) ... Pulled-down a season-high eight rebounds and grabbed a season-high tying three steals to go along with eight points in the win over NC State (1/6) ... Scored two points and blocked a pair of shots in the upset of Florida State (1/10) ... Was 3-of-4 from the floor and grabbed four rebounds against Duke (1/13) ... Narrowly missed a double-double with nine points and a season-best 11 rebounds against Clemson (1/17) ... Scored 11 points and pulled-down eight rebounds in the double-overtime victory at Boston College (1/20) ... Had a solid game against Miami (1/24), scoring nine points, grabbing a team-high eight rebounds and dishing out four assists ... Made both shot attempts and was 6-of-6 from the free throw line to finish with 10 points and four rebounds against Virginia (1/27) ... Finished with six points and three bounds but was marred by foul trouble in the loss at Georgia Tech (1/31) ... Grabbed a team-high nine rebounds to go along with two points and two assists against NC State (2/3) ... Had six points, six rebounds and two assists against Maryland (2/8) ... Dished-out three assists to go along with six points and four rebounds in the win over Boston College (2/10) ... Made her third three-pointer of the season and finished with seven points and three rebounds at North Carolina (2/14) ... Played good interior defense and Notched her first double-double of the season with 10 points and 10 rebounds at Duke (2/17) ... Had a second-straight double-double with 16 points and a season-high 15 rebounds against Georgia Tech (2/21) ... Scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the overtime victory at Virginia (2/25) ... Tallied her third double-double of the year with 11 points and 12 boards against Virginia Tech (2/28) ... Was hampered by foul trouble and finished with 10 points and six rebounds at Maryland (3/3) ... Scored 10 points and grabbed a game-high 12 rebounds in the ACC Tournament win over Georgia Tech (3/7) ... Grabbed 10 rebounds and finished with eight points and two blocks in the loss to Maryland (3/8) ... Made two free throws with five seconds left against the Terrapins to send the game into overtime.

2011-12 Season Highlights
Played in all 34 games ... Started the first three games of the season and then came off the bench in all but one game the rest of the way ... Was fourth on the team in scoring at 8.9 points per game ... Scored in double-figures 16 times ... Shot over 50 percent from the floor and 78 percent from the charity stripe. Notched a then season-high 20 points on 10-of-12 from the floor in the win over Jacksonville ... Did not miss a shot vs. Minnesota, going 4-for-4 from the field and 4-for-4 from the FT line ... Was a perfect 11-of-11 from the FT line in the win over Radford. Her 11 free throws made against Radford marked a new career-high ... Recorded her first double-double of the season with 18 points and 10 boards against Howard ... Scored a season-high 22 points and blocked a season-high three shots in the win over Davidson ... Tied a career-high with 10 made field goals against Davidson ... Notched her second double-double with 19 points and 10 boards in the win over Clemson ... Had a big double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds in the upset victory over Miami in the ACC Tournament.

2011-12 Game-by-Game
Was 3-of-6 from the floor and finished with six points in the season-opener against Monmouth (11/15) ... Scored four points and grabbed two rebounds in the win over Coppin State (11/18) ... Had six points in 18 minutes of work in the loss to Kansas (11/20) ... Was 2-of-2 from beyond the three-point arc to finished with 10 points and two assists against Mercer (11/23) ... Shot a blistering 10-of-12 from the floor and finished with 20 points in the win over Jacksonville (11/25) ... Also hauled-in four rebounds and had two steals against the Dolphins ... Didn't miss a shot against Minnesota (12/1), going 4-of-4 from the floor and 4-of-4 from the foul line to finish with 12 points and three rebounds ... Had four points and two blocked shots in the road victory at Seton Hall (12/4) ... Was a perfect 11-of-11 from the free throw line and finished with a team-high 18 points in the win over Radford (12/7) ... Scored 10 points to go along with four rebounds and two blocks against nationally-ranked Delaware (12/11) ... Recorded her first double-double of the season with 18 points and 10 rebounds against Howard (12/18) ... Scored 12 points and pulled-down four rebounds in the road victory at SMU (12/21) ... Was a perfect 5-of-5 from the floor and grabbed eight rebounds against Maryland-Eastern Shore (12/29) ... Scored a season-high 22 points on 10-of-13 from the floor and blocked three shots in the win over Davidson (12/31) ... Was held scoreless for the first time in 32 games as she went 0-of-11 from the floor against Duke (1/6) ... Grabbed five rebounds and scored one point in the win over Boston College (1/8) ... Scored four points and grabbed two boards at Georgia Tech (1/12) ... Scored 11 points and grabbed nine rebounds, including six on the offensive end, against NC State (1/16) ... Made a pair of three-pointers and finished with 13 points in the loss at Maryland (1/19) ... Recorded her second double-double of the season against Clemson (1/22) with 19 points and 10 rebounds ... Grabbed six rebounds and finished with two points at Miami (1/26) ... Scored six points and grabbed two rebounds against North Carolina (1/29) ... Made one three-pointer and grabbed three rebounds in the loss at Duke (2/2) ... Played a solid game in the win at Boston College (2/5), finishing with 14 points and six rebounds ... Had one steal and one block to go along with one point against Florida State (2/9) ... Grabbed a team-high tying six rebounds to go along with nine points and two blocks in the road win at NC State (2/12) ... Played a season-low nine minutes against Georgia Tech (2/16) and finished with just one rebound ... Scored eight points on 3-of-4 from the floor in the road win at Clemson (2/19) ... Was held scoreless for just the third time this season at Virginia (2/24) but grabbed four rebounds and had one steal ... Battled flu-like symptoms and played just two minutes against Virginia Tech (2/26) ... Scored six points and grabbed four rebounds in the ACC Tournament win over Virginia Tech (3/1) ... Had a huge double-double with 14 points and 10 assists in the upset victory over Miami (3/2) ... Scored four points and grabbed one rebound in the semifinal loss to Maryland (3/3) ... Was 5-of-9 from the floor and finished with 13 points in the WNIT victory at Charlotte (3/15) ... Scored a team-high 19 points on 8-of-11 shooting in the season-ending loss at James Madison (3/18).

2010-11 (Sophomore)
Had a solid sophomore season, playing in 31 of the 32 games and making a total of 27 starts ... Started the last 15 games of the year ... Was second on the team and 23rd in the conference at 11.2 points per game ... Was also second on the team with 5.2 rebounds per contest ... Scored in double-figures 19 times, including the final four games of the year ... Recorded 10 or more rebounds three times and notched one double-double ... Averaged 24.4 minutes per game ... Scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds in just 18 minutes of action in the season-opener against NC Central (Nov. 14) ... Pulled down 11 rebounds and scored nine points in the win over SC State (Nov. 18) ... Totaled 15 points and eight rebounds on 5-of-7 from the floor against William & Mary (Nov. 21) ... Led the team with 20 points and nine rebounds in Wake's overtime victory over Butler (Nov. 26) ... Scored five points and had one assist at No. 16 Notre Dame (Nov. 27) ... Notched eighth points and two rebounds in 15 minutes of action against IUPUI (Nov. 28) ... Played 25 minutes against Michigan (Dec. 1) and finished with four points and five rebounds ... Recorded her first double-double of the year with 10 points and 10 rebounds in the loss to No. 12 Georgetown (Dec. 4) ... Suffered a concussion and did not play at South Florida (Dec. 14) ... Returned to score 13 points and grab seven rebounds at Jacksonville (Dec. 17) ... Led the team with 10 points in the win over UMES (Dec. 20) ... Scored nine points and tied a career-high with four steals against Furman (Dec. 22) ... Totaled seven points, five rebounds and two steals in the loss to Appalachian State (Dec. 29) ... Played just five minutes against Princeton (Dec. 31) and was 0-of-1 from the floor ... Was a perfect 6-for-6 from the floor against SMU (Jan. 3) to finish with 13 points ... Also tied a season-high with two blocks ad made her second three-pointer of the season against the Mustangs ... Finished with 12 points, five rebounds and a season-high two assists in the win over Hampton (Jan. 6) ... Was marred by foul trouble against NC State (Jan. 10), finishing with three rebounds in 10 minutes ... Returned to the starting lineup and led the team with 17 points and five rebounds in the win over Virginia Tech (Jan. 13) ... Scored 12 points and grabbed five rebounds in the loss to Georgia Tech (Jan. 17) ... Totaled eight points and six rebounds in the loss to North Carolina (Jan. 20) ... Posted 13 points, six rebounds and three steals against Clemson (Jan. 23) ... Led the team with 14 points on 5-of-9 from the floor in the loss at Maryland (Jan. 28) ... Scored a season-high 21 points to lead the Deacons in the win over Boston College (Jan. 31) ... Grabbed four rebounds and scored two points in the loss at Virginia (Feb. 3) ... Was 4-of-5 from the floor against Virginia Tech (Feb. 6), finishing with 11 points and three rebounds ... Pulled-down a team-high five rebounds to go along with six points against Duke (Feb. 11) ... Scored all of her team-high 17 points in the second half against Florida State (Feb. 17) ... Grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds to go along with seven points in the loss at Miami (Feb. 21) ... Scored 10 points and had two steals in the win over Clemson (Feb. 24) ... Led the team with a season-high 23 points on 9-of-9 from the floor in the win over NC State (Feb. 27) ... Also blocked a season-high three shots and pulled-down seven rebounds against the Wolfpack ... Scored 16 points and grabbed six rebounds in the ACC Tournament win over Virginia (Mar. 3) ... Finished with a team-best 19 points in the final game of the season against Duke (Mar. 4).

2009-10 (Freshman)
Played in 31 of the 32 games and made 29 starts as a freshman ... Was third on the team in scoring at 9.6 ppg and second on the team in rebounding at 7.1 rpg ... Named to the ACC All-Freshman Team ... Earned ACC Freshman of the Week honors twice ... Her 7.1 rebounds per game were 11th-best in the ACC ... Shot a team-best 43.5 percent (111-of-255) from the floor ... Made 70-of-95 free throw attempts for an average of 73.7 percent which was second on the team ... Was second in the ACC with a team-best 104 offensive rebounds ... Blocked 19 shots and recorded 24 steals ... Made 7 three-pointers ... Scored in double-figures 13 times ... Totaled a team-best 7 double-doubles, which was tied for the fifth-most in the conference ... Started off the season with a team-high 19 points and had a team and career -high 5 blocks as well as 10 rebounds vs. Jacksonville (Nov. 13) ... Turned in a team high 10 rebounds and had a team and career-high 4 steals against South Florida (Nov. 18) ... Had 10 points and grabbed 6 rebounds at Miami Ohio (Nov. 21) ... Tallied a team-high 12 rebounds vs. Coppin State (Nov. 23) ... Shot a perfect 6-of-6 from the foul line en route to a team and career-high 27 points and 16 rebounds vs. High Point (Nov. 25) ... Posted 5 points, 4 rebounds, and 2 steals against Presbyterian (Nov. 29) ... Had 5 rebounds and 4 points vs. Illinois (Dec. 2) ... Grabbed a team-high 15 rebounds and scored 16 points at Georgetown (Dec. 5) ... Blocked 2 shots and had 10 rebounds vs. North Florida (Dec. 14) ... Had 3 rebounds and 2 points at South Carolina (Dec. 17) ... Came off the bench against Wofford and added 6 points and 4 rebounds (Dec. 19) ... Posted 4 points and 3 rebounds at San Diego State (Dec. 28) ... Grabbed a team-high 10 rebounds and had 10 points against Valparaiso (Dec. 30) ... Again had a team-high 9 rebounds and added 9 points vs. Richmond (Jan. 4) ... Poured-in 22 points including a career-high 3 three-pointers against Virginia Tech (Jan. 7) ... Battled foul trouble against Duke but still had a team-high 6 rebounds (Jan. 10) ... Tallied 4 rebounds and 4 points at Georgia Tech (Jan. 14) ... Scored 7 points and grabbed 4 rebounds vs. Miami (Jan. 17) ... Shot a perfect 2-of-2 from the foul line on her way to scoring 8 points at NC State (Jan. 22) ... Added 4 rebounds and 2 points against Clemson (Jan. 24) ... Led team in scoring with 21 points and added 11 rebounds vs. Virginia (Jan. 31) ... Managed team highs of 17 points and 12 rebounds at Virginia Tech (Feb. 5) ... Tallied 4 rebounds and 2 points at Florida State (Feb. 7) ... Scored 11 points and had 7 rebounds against Maryland (Feb. 11) ... Went a perfect 6-for-6 from the foul line on her way to scoring 10 points at Boston College (Feb. 14) ... Grabbed a team-high 10 rebounds and had a career-high 3 assists vs. North Carolina (Feb. 18) ... Notched a team-high 16 points against NC State (Feb. 25) ... Led the team with 15 points and shot a perfect 8-for-8 from the foul line at Clemson (Feb. 28) ... Posted a team-high 13 rebounds and had 18 points despite battling foul trouble vs. Miami (Mar. 4) ... Worked her way through foul trouble with a team-high 2 assists and added 7 rebounds vs. Georgia Tech (Mar. 5) ... Had 6 points and 3 rebounds to end the season against North Carolina A&T (Mar. 18).

Prior to Wake Forest
Scored 1500 points during her junior and senior years at American Heritage ... Earned three consecutive spots on the Miami Herald's All-Broward Class 1A-3A first team ... Played on the Colombian U18 National Team in the summer of 2008, becoming the tournament's MVP with an average of 30 points per game ... Averaged 23 points per game during her junior season ... Got AAU MVP in Battle of the Rankings.

Personal
Born August 7, 1990 ... Parents are Nelson and Abby Garcia ... Siblings are Nelson (20) and Felix Alicia (34) ... Older brother Felix played basketball at Montclair University.

 

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