#12 Ara Talkov
Position: Guard
Height: 6'0"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Swampscott, Mass.
High School: Swampscott
College: CC
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Swampscott: Four-year letterwinner and starter on the women’s basketball team … Won the Northeastern Conference South championship in 2012 … Averaged 17.8 points as a senior … Led Swampscott in scoring, rebounding, blocked shots and free throw percentage as a senior … As a junior and senior she was named a Salem News All-Star, Lynn Item All-Star, Northeastern Conference All-Star and selected as the team MVP … As a senior, she was named the Northeastern Conference MVP … Received the Scholar-Athlete Award and graduated with honors.

Personal: Undecided on intended major … Daughter of Inga Parson and Roger Talkov … Mother, Inga, was a 1989 Columbia Law School graduate and uncle, Paul, graduated from Columbia Dental School in 1993 … Mother rowed at Harvard from 1981-85 and cousin, Hilary, swam at Brown from 2007-11 … Born in Brooklyn, N.Y.