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Maria Albiero

#5 Maria Albiero

Position: Guard Height: 5-8 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2017-2018 Hometown: Londrina, Brazil Last School: Neuse Christian Academy

Before BYU

  • Three-year letterwinner in basketball
  • Named NCISAA all-state 1A Basketball Team in 2017
  • Named Second Team USA Today North Carolina All-State in 2016
  • Team won the National Christian School Athletic Association D1 Championships in 2017
  • In 2017, team was runner-up in NC Independent Schools Athletic Association Championships
  • Averaged 13.8 points, 3.5 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 2.0 steals per game during senior season
  • Member of the U17 and U18 Brazilian National Team
  • Played on the Carolina Waves basketball club team
  • Lettered in soccer
  • Member National Honor Society
  • Highest academic average her junior and senior year
  • Class Salutatorian in 2017
  • Received Distinguished Christian High School Student Award 


  • Born in Londrina, Brazil
  • Currently lives in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Parents are Alci Albiero and Maria Cleide Lopez
  • Has one brother and one sister