Appel records a game-high 20 points in 68-46 victory over Fresno State.
Stanford falls in the Final Four at the NCAA Tournament.
USA Basketball: Named to training camp roster for 2010 FIBA World Championship USA Senior National Team in September 2009 and April 2010 but had to sit both camps out due to injury ... selected to final team camp for the 2009 USA basketball World University Games Team but had to withdraw due to injury ... was a member of the gold-medal-winning USA Basketball squad at the 2007 Pan-American Games ... in the summer of 2006, helped the USA Basketball U18 Women's National Team to a gold medal at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship in Colorado Springs, Colo.
2009-10: Game-by-Game Stats ... named to State Farm Coaches' All-America Team ... named to All-Pac-10 Team and Pac-10 All-Tournament Team ... named Pac-10 Player of the Week on Feb. 15 and Feb. 22 ... opened year on the preseason watch lists for the Wade Trophy Player of the Year award and the John R. Wooden Award ... Lowe's Senior CLASS Award finalist ... became Stanford's all-time leading rebounder on Feb. 7 against USC, passing Nicole Powell's mark of 1,143 ... passed Lisa Leslie to become Pac-10's all-time leading rebounder on Feb. 27, grabbing her 1,215th career board ... preseason All-Pac-10 Team unanimous pick ... preseason All-America pick of both Associated Press and espn.com ... posted first double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds at Old Dominion ... scored 18 points on 7-of-9 shooting to go with nine rebounds against Pepperdine ... scored 18 points with nine rebounds at UC Davis ... scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds against Gonzaga ... scored 15 points on 7-for-8 shooting with seven rebounds and five assists against DePaul ... posted her fourth double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds against Duke ... put up her fifth double-double with 10 points and 14 rebounds and blocked three shots against Tennessee ... dished out six assists to go with 12 points at Connecticut ... posted double-double of 20 points and 18 rebounds to go with three assists at Fresno State ... scored 13 points and blocked three shots against California ... scored 11 points with nine rebounds at USC ... scored 10 points and grabbes seven rebounds at USC ... pu up a great all-around line with 14 points, nine rebounds, four assists, four steals, and a career high-matching six blocks against Washington State ... scored 17 points on 7-for-12 shooting with six rebounds at Oregon ... put up double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds against Arizona State ... scored eight points with 12 rebounds and six assists against Arizona ... posted eighth double-double with 23 points (on 7-for-12 shooting) with 13 rebounds and three blocked shots against UCLA ... became Stanford's all-time leading rebounder on Feb. 7 against USC, grabbing 13 rebounds to pass Nicole Powell's record of 1,143 career rebounds ... also scored 15 points in the game against USC ... posted double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds at Washington ... posted 11th double-double with 25 points and 14 rebounds with six assists at Washington State ... had another double-double with 26 points and 12 rebounds against Oregon ... got double-double number 13 with 12 points and 10 rebounds with five blocks against Oregon State ... scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds at Arizona State ... scored 11 points with eight rebounds at Arizona ... sat out March 6 game at California due to sprained right ankle ... scored 15 points in Pac-10 Tournament title-game win over UCLA ... scored 16 points on 8-for-13 shooting and grabbed seven rebounds against Iowa ... scored 17 points against Georgia ... posted 13 points and 10 rebounds against Oklahoma.
2008-09: Game-by-Game Stats ... Named to the State Farm Coaches' All-America Team ... earned second-team All-America honors from the Associated Press and espn.com ... finalist for the Wade Trophy and John R. Wooden Award ... named Pac-10 Player of the Year as well as to All-Pac-10 First Team ... four-time Pac-10 Player of the Week ... became Stanford's all-time leading shot blocker when she blocked her 202nd shot on March 5 against Arizona ... by season's end had moved up to third in rebounding and sixth in scoring in the Stanford career record book ... finished in the national Top 50 in two categories, shooting percentage (60.2 - seventh) and rebounding (9.2 rpg - 47th) ... her totals of 16.1 points per game, 9.2 rebounds per game and 60.2 percent shooting all ranked second in the Pac-10 ... led the conference in blocked shots (1.84 bpg) ... scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds in season-opening win against Minnesota ... posted first double-double of the year with 19 points and 14 rebounds against Rutgers ... added another double-double with 26 points and 16 rebounds, and had four steals in win over Purdue ... scored 16 points on perfect 8-of-8 showing from the floor against Hawai'i ... scored 13 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and passed out five assists in win over Fresno State ... added double-double number four with 16 points and 10 rebounds at Duke ... notched fifth double-double at South Carolina with 15 points and 14 rebounds ... posted sixth double-double of the year, and fourth consecutive, at Tennessee with 19 points and 14 rebounds while also blocking five shots ... put up seventh double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds in win at Arizona State ... scored 21 points on 10-for-12 shooting and grabbed nine rebounds against Washington ... scored 16 points on 8-for-9 shooting in win over Washington State ... scored 18 points with eight rebounds at California ... posted eighth double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds at Oregon ... turned in ninth double-double with 18 points and 12 rebounds at Oregon State ... scored 19 points against USC ... posted line of 25 points, nine rebounds and three blocks at Washington State ... scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds at Washington ... notched 10th double-double with 22 points and 14 rebounds against California ... scored 15 points and blocked four shots against Oregon State ... went perfect 7-for-7 for 20 points and eight rebounds at USC ... scored season-high with 29 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for her 11th double-double ... posted double-double No. 12 with 15 points and 11 rebounds against UCSB ... scored 12 points and grabbed 11 rebounds at San Diego State for 13th double-double ... went for 25 points and 11 rebounds against Ohio State ... scored school-record 46 points against Iowa State ... also grabbed 16 rebounds and hit 19-of-28 shots from the field ... against the Cyclones ... scored 26 points and grabbed seven rebounds in national semifinal loss to Connecticut.
2007-08: Game-by-Game Stats ... Preseason All-Pac-10 Team selection ... Among 30 preseason finalists for Wooden Award ... Named Pac-10 Player of the Week (Nov. 19) ... Named a Mid-season candidate for Naismith Trophy ... Broke the single-season school record with her 62nd blocked shot of the year against Arizona (2/14), topping the previous mark of 61 she set as a freshman ... Established new single-season record with 84 blocked shots on the year ... Named Pac-10 Player of the Week (Feb. 18) ... Named to All Pac-10 First Team as well as Pac-10 All-Defensive Team honorable mention ... WBCA/Kodak All-America finalist ... Scored team-high 20 points on 9-for-11 shooting and grabbed six rebounds in season-opening win at Yale (11/09) ... Put up double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds in career-high 40 minutes at Rutgers (11/11) ... Had career day at Utah (11/18) with 30 points, 20 rebounds, and six blocks in Stanford's 81-77 double-overtime win ... Had a season-high five assists and three steals to go with 11 points in win over Old Dominion (11/24) ... Scored 16 points and grabbed five boards in 63-54 win over Temple (11/25) ... Scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds in win over UC Davis (12/2) ... Turned in 18-point, eight-rebound effort at New Mexico (12/18) ... Posted a double-double with 19 points and 14 rebounds in overtime win over Tennessee (12/22) ... Also blocked four shots and made three steals against Lady Vols ... Grabbed seven rebounds to go with 12 points in win over Washington (12/30) ... Scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds in loss at UCLA (1/4) ... Posted double-double with 22 points and 11 rebounds in loss at USC (1/6) ... Scored 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds against Oregon State (1/10) ... Had five assists and posted fifth double-double of the season with 16 points and 11 rebounds at Arizona (1/17) ... Scored 16 points, grabbed eight rebounds, handed out five assists, and blocked three shots in win at Arizona State (1/20) ... Grabbed 15 rebounds while also scoring nine points and matching career-high with seven assists in win over California (1/26) ... Scored 18 points and grabbed eight rebounds in win over USC (1/31) ... Grabbed 16 rebounds to go with nine points in win over UCLA (2/2) ... Scored 14 points, grabbed eight rebounds, and blocked five shots in win at Oregon (2/7) ... Posted season's sixth double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds in win at Oregon State (2/9) ... Posted double-double No. 7 with 12 points and 11 rebounds in win over Arizona (2/14) ... Also blocked three shots to break school single-season record with 62, and made career-high four steals ... Scored 17 points to go with nine rebounds and six assists in win over Arizona State (2/16) ... Notched eighth double-double of the year with 16 points and 10 rebounds in win at California (2/23) ... Scored 12 points on perfect 6-for-6 outing from the floor at Washington (2/29) ... Posted ninth double-double of the year with 19 points and 10 rebounds in win over Oregon State (3/8) ... Scored 14 points to go with seven boards and four blocks, And was a perfect 6-for-6 from the free-throw line in win over UCLA (3/9) ... Grabbed 14 rebounds in Pac-10 Tournament title game win over California (3/10) ... Scored career-high 33 points on 14-of-19 shooting and grabbed 12 rebounds for 10th double-double of the year in NCAA Tournament first-round victory over Cleveland State (3/22) ... Scored 20 points, had six assists, and grabbed five rebounds in win over UTEP (3/24) ... Posted 11th double-double with 22 points and 13 rebounds, and hit career-high eight free throws in Regional Semifinal win over Pittsburgh (3/29) ... Recorded 12th double-double of the year with 15 points and 10 rebounds against Connecticut at Final Four (4/6).
2006-07: Game-by-Game Stats ... Pac-10 Freshman of the Year ... Pac-10 All-Freshman Team ... Pac-10 Player of the Week for Feb. 19 ... competed in 33 of the team's 34 games, all as a reserve ... third on the club in scoring (13.2 ppg) and rebounding (7.5 rpg) in just 19.3 minutes ... 80-124 from the free throw line ... led team with 61 blocks, establishing a single-season school record ... scored in double-figures 22 times ... posted five double-doubles ... made collegiate debut against BYU on Nov. 13, playing 14 minutes and scoring four points, pulling down five boards and blocking two shots ... enjoyed a breakthrough performance against Tennessee on Nov. 24, scoring 23 points on 10-17 shooting to go along with five rebounds and a career-high five blocks ... at Georgia on Nov. 26, scored 16 points and hauled down nine boards ... scored 16 points and pulled down seven boards in a win over Arizona State on Dec. 30 ... led all scorers with 19 points while snagging seven rebounds at California on Jan. 6 ... led all scorers with 19 points on 9-14 shooting in 20 minutes against Washington on Jan. 11 ... at Arizona on Jan. 25, scored 18 points on 9-10 shooting ... chipped in with 17 points and was a factor down the stretch at Arizona State on Jan. 27 ... posted her first career double-double against Washington State on Feb. 8 with 19 points and 14 rebounds ... in her second double-double at Oregon State on Feb. 15, posted career-highs of 28 points and 17 rebounds in a dominant outing ... recorded a double-double at Oregon on Feb. 17 with 18 points and 11 rebounds, while also registering season-highs of seven assists and three steals ... tallied 24 points, nine rebounds and four blocks in a win over UCLA on Feb. 22 ... posted her fourth double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds against Arizona in the quarterfinals of the Pac-10 Tournament on Mar. 3 ... against Arizona State in the Pac-10 Tournament final on Mar. 5, scored 17 points and grabbed 15 rebounds.
High School: Four-year letterwinner and three-time captain in basketball at Carondelet High School in Concord, Calif. ... A McDonald's All-American and MVP of the All-Star Game in San Diego ... Named the 2006 Gatorade State Player of the Year ... A WBCA All-American ... Named to the Parade All-America First-Team as a senior and the Second-Team in her junior season ... Also a USA Today Second-Team All-American in 2006 ... Named the California DII Player of the Year three times and the Cal-Hi State Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Helped Carondelet to the state championship as a sophomore in 2004 ... Ranks third all-time in California with 680 career blocks and fifth all-time in rebounds with 1,707 and 25th all-time with 2,054 points ... Also a three-year letterwinner in water polo, a squad she captained as a senior ... In the summer of 2006, helped the USA Basketball U18 Women's National Team to a gold medal at the FIBA Americas U18 Championship For Women with four-straight wins at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., in July.
Personal: Born in Berkeley, Calif. ... daughter of Joseph and Pamela Appel ... father played basketball at Saint Mary's ... has two older brothers, Mike and Tommy, and one younger brother, Nate ... hobbies include playing water polo and hanging out with friends.
Appel's Career Statistics
Pts: 46, vs. Iowa State (3/30/09)
Rebs: 20, at Utah (11/18/07)
Assists: 7, 3x, last vs. New Mexico (11/20/08)
FG: 19, vs. Iowa State (3/30/09)
FT: 8, 3x, last vs. Iowa State (3/30/09)
Steals: 4, 3x, last vs. Washington State (1/14/10)
Blocks: 6, 2x, last vs. Washington State (1/14/10)
Mins: 44, at Utah (11/18/08)