Former Tucson High standout Alexis Cortez is busy getting ready for her professional career in Europe for the U.S. Colomiers Basket club located just west of Toulouse in southern France. Cortez scored 2,479 points in high school before finishing her college career with Utah Valley where she averaged 8.2 points and 4.2 rebounds per game.
Colomiers finished a shortened fall season in 2020 in fourth place in Group B action with a 3-2 record.
Former Tucson High standout Alexis Cortez talks getting ready for her pro career in France pic.twitter.com/SmIoRb274V
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“This can be her first expertise on this facet of the Atlantic,” the membership said on her signing. “She comes from the College of Utah Valley, NCAA. She can be a beneficial asset for our workforce! She promised that she would do her greatest to study French too.”
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