Galdeira was featured on the website during last week's U19 World Championship Team trials.
Lia Galdeira has been selected to attend the 2013 National Team Trials and tryout for the FIBA U19 World Championship Team
The Cougars handed out their season awards at a recent team dinner hosted by Carmento Floyd at the President's House.
Mariah Cooks threw out the first pitch and then teamed with Lia Galdeira to sing the national anthem.
Lia Galdeira scored 16 points in the Cougars 79-60 quarterfinal defeat Friday.
FRESHMAN (2012-13): Appeared in all 31 games, made 28 starts...named All-Pac-12 Conference honorable mention, All-Defensive Team honorable mention and to All-Freshmen Team...led team in scoring (14.8 ppg), rebounding (5.2 rpg), steals (86), made 3-point field goals (41), minutes (828) and tied for second in assists (52)...led all Pac-12 freshmen in scoring and was the second-leading freshman scorer in the country at 14.8 ppg...led conference in steals-per-game (2.8)...set WSU freshman single-season records for scoring, points (459), double-digit scoring efforts (28), field goals made (174), free throw percentage (76.9), and finished with second-most steals by a Cougar freshman...posted four 20+point efforts, two double-doubles and led team in scoring 21 times...named Pac-12 Freshman of the Week three times, the most by a Cougar since Jenni Ruff in 1995-96...opened career with 33-point effort at Minnesota, a WSU freshman single-game record...scored 12 points and grabbed six rebounds against South Dakota State...named to Best Buy Classic All-Tournament team after games against Minnesota and South Dakota State...in home-opener, recorded first career double-double with 11 points and 13 rebounds along with six steals and six assists in win over Monmouth...scored 15 points after going 9-for-11 at the free throw line and made six steals against Wisconsin...scored 15 points and grabbed five rebounds in win over BYU...had nine points and five steals at UC Riverside...earned first career Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor after recording 15 points, six rebounds and going 6-for-6 at the free throw in win over No. 20 Ohio State...had 13 points and three steals at No. 14 Louisville...scored 16 points and record six rebounds at Syracuse...named Pac-12 Freshman of the Week after road performances against Louisville and Syracuse...hit three 3-pointers, finished with 11 points and grabbed eight boards in road win at Gonzaga...scored 17 points after hitting three 3-pointers against Arizona...had 11 points, five rebounds and four assists at No. 14 UCLA...scored 14 points at USC...posted a double-double in first game against Washington with 14 points and 12 rebounds...had 13-point games against Washington and Oregon...scored 20+ points in three straight games...22 points in overtime win over Oregon State ...had 20 points, eight rebounds and seven steals in win at Arizona State...had 21 points and seven steals in win at Arizona...scored 10 points in home win over USC...scored 19 points against No. 17 UCLA...had 17 points, five assists, four steals and hit game-winner with two seconds left at Oregon State...had 19 points at Oregon...scored 12 points and grabbed seven boards at No. 20 Colorado...recorded 18 points and seven rebounds at home against No. 6 California...scored 17 points and made three steals in opening-round win over Arizona State at Pac-12 Conference Tournament...scored 16 points in quarterfinal against No. 4 Stanford at Pac-12 Tournament...shared the WSU award for Top Coug with Tia Presley
Named State Player of the Year three times...named to All-State first team four times....four-time All-Big Island League selection...four-time selection on the Hawaii's all-tournament team...earned all-tournament teams honors three times at the prestigious Iolani Tournament...as a SENIOR, helped KHS to a 28-3 record, its second straight Hawaii state title, and third in the last four years...posted wins over nationally ranked Bishop Gorman HS (Las Vegas), Oregon City (Oregon), and Brea Olinda (California)... selected the All-BIIF West Division Player of the Year... registered 21 points and eight rebounds to help KHS claim the 2012 state title...averaged 17.0 ppg, 5.0 spg and 3.0 apg during league play.
Born in Hilo, Hawaii...parents Phillip and Patricia...brothers, Zechariah, Jacob, Elijah and Joel...brother, Jacob, played football at Western Montana.