13 Mitchell Amelio
13 - Mitchell Amelio
Height: 6-4
Weight: 160
Year: So
Hometown: Carlsbad, Calif.
High School: La Jolla Country Day
Position: G
Major: Health Care Administration

2010-11: Appeared in eight games. Averaged 1.6 points and 0.3 rebounds in limited play, averaging 2.4 minutes. Made 4-of-10 (40%) shots from the field, including 4-for-7 (57.1%) from three-point range. Made his collegiate debut in season-opening win over Caldwell (11/12). Drained a three-pointer and added two rebounds and a blocked shot in win at Southern New Hampshire (12/4). Also scored three points in wins over Holy Family (12/30), Pace (1/8) and UMass Lowell (2/5).

Prep: Prepped one year at Wilbraham and Monson Academy in Massachusetts. Played for coach Chris Sparks.

High School: 2009 graduate of La Jolla Country Day. Four year letterwinner, for coach Ryan Maier, serving as team captain. Named team MVP. Played AAU basketball for San Diego All-Stars for five years and Compton Magic one year, scoring 33 points in Arizona Desert Kickoff. Also lettered in track and field at LJCD, competing in the high jump and pole vault.

Personal: Born May 3, 1991, in La Jolla, Calif. Son of Frank and Karen Amelio of Carlsbad, Calif. Has a sister, Torry (15). Father played basketball at Long Beach State University for Jerry Tarkanian. Majoring in health care administration. Supports the Los Angeles Lakers. Lists Kobe Bryant as a favorite athlete.






Year GP-GS Min./Avg FG-FGA Pct. 3FG-3FGA Pct. FT-FTA Pct. OR DR Tot Avg A TO Blk Stl Pts. Avg. Pts
2010-11 8-0 19/2.4 4-10 .400 4-7 .571 1-2 .500 0 2 2 0.3 0 2 1 1 13 1.6