St. Pius X HS
Jasmine Carter: On & Off The Court
◊ Promising freshman whose season was cut short due to a concussion followed by recurring symptoms.
◊ Played in 10 of the first 16 contests, averaging 1.6 points per game, but missed the final 15 outings.
◊ Unofficially opened her collegiate career with a bang in Italy, scoring 10 first-half points in Georgia's initial exhibition outing against All-Star Italy.
◊ Scored six points, collected four steals and dished out a pair of assists in her first extended action (16 minutes) against Georgia Southern.
◊ All of the aforementioned stat tallies against Georgia Southern held up as season-high outputs.
◊ Chipped in nicely in her first SEC action against Alabama, knocking down a pair of jumpers. Andy Landers was pleased Carter was able "...to remember that when certain things happen you have the ability to do this. There's no question in my mind that she went out there, recognized what the defense was doing and took advantage with the one-dribble pull up."
◊ Suffered a concussion in practice following the Jan. 8 game against Missouri game and was held out of action thereafter due to recurring symptoms from the injury.
◊ Coached by Kyle Snipes as a junior and senior at St. Pius X after playing for Ashley Phillips at Mill Creek High School as a freshman and a sophomore.
◊ Rated as the nation's No. 18 shooting guard by ESPN Hoopgurlz as well as the No. 20 and No. 27 prospect at that position by Prospect Nation and the Girls Basketball Report, respectively.
◊ A two-time Class 3A All-State selection, earning second-team honors from both the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the Georgia Sports Writers Association as a junior and a senior.
◊ Completed her prep career with 1,694 career points - 840 at St. Pius X and 854 at Mill Creek.
◊ Helped lead the St. Pius X Golden Lions to consecutive 30-3 finishes and Georgia 3A state titles as a junior and senior.
◊ In just two seasons at St. Pius X, recorded 840 points (14.7 ppg), 283 rebounds (5.0 rpg), 164 steals (2.9 spg) and 115 assists (2.0 apg).
◊ Notched 45 double-digit scoring outputs, including 13 20-point outings, in 57 games played in two seasons at St. Pius X.
◊ As a senior, averaged 13.7 points, 5.2 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 2.3 assists per game for St. Pius X.
◊ As a junior, averaged 15.7 points, 4.8 rebounds, 3.2 steals and 1.7 assists per game for the Golden Lions.
◊ Poured in 19 points against Dawson County in the championship game of the 2013 3A State Tournament.
◊ Combined to score 854 points in her freshman and sophomore seasons at Mill Creek.
◊ Recorded her Mill Creek single-game scoring high of 32 against both Duluth on Jan. 27, 2011 and Roswell on March 5, 2011.
◊ As a sophomore, led Mill Creek to a 21-10 finish and the quarterfinal round of the Georgia 5A State Tournament.
◊ Named second-team All-GPR by the Gwinnett Daily Post as a sophomore.
◊ As a freshman, helped Mill Creek improve from 12-12 in mid-February to advance to the semifinals of the Georgia 5A State Tournament.
◊ Scored 16 points in a semifinal 65-56 loss to McEachern in the 2011 5A State Tournament.
◊ Born March 8, 1996, Jasmine is the daughter of Joel and Pat Carter.