13 - Natalie Bonds
Natalie Bonds
Height: 6-1
Year: Senior
Hometown: Taveres, FL
High School: Taveres
Position: Forward

As a Junior in 2008-09: Played and started in 19 games before being sidelined due to an injury ... Averaged 20 minutes per game and shot 43 percent from teh field (50-117), netting 6.9 points-per-game ... Shot 55 percent from the free throw line, and was second on the team in rebounds with 5.3 per game ... Led the team in blocked shots (23) and scored a career-high 20 points against Rhode Island, and tallied a career-high 14 rebounds against the University of Miami (Fla) to receive the UM Holiday Classic All-Tournament team honors. 

As a Sophomore in 2007-08: Played in 26 games including 15 starts ... Lit up Boston University for a career-high 14 points and just missed a double-double pulling down nine rebounds (12/5) ... Earned her first double-double in Brown's final home game when she netted 10 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds against Dartmouth (3/8/) ... Led the Bears in blocked shots, which includes four against Stony Brook (12/30) and three against Columbia (2/2).

As a Freshman in 2006-07: Saw action in 16 games and received three starts...Netted four points and brought in seven rebounds in her collegiate debut against Providence College (11/12)...Received her first collegiate start and scored a career-high seven points, had two steals and two blocks against Yale (1/20)...Grabbed five rebounds against St. John's (11/25) and had two blocks against St. John's, Yale (1/20) and Dartmouth (1/26)...Sustained an injury and did not compete in Brown's last six games.

High School: A graduate of Tavares High School in Tavares, FL ... A McDonald's All-American nominee, Bonds averaged 15 points per game, 10 rebounds, three blocks and two assists during her senior year...She earned Honorable Mention All-State honors all four years...Was also a member of the track and volleyball team and was also a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Natalie Bonds is the daughter of Claudius and Virginia Bonds...Has one sister, Tiffany...Would like to become a physical therapist...Is concentrating in Human Biology.

Career-Highs:
Points: 20 vs. URI (11/25/08)
Rebounds: 14 vs. Miami (12/29/08)
Assists: 1 (multiple times)
Steals: 2 (multiple times)
Blocks: 7 vs. Dartmouth (2/6/09)