55 Amber Dvorak  
Amber Dvorak

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hinckley, Minn.

High School:
Hinckley-Finlayson HS

Height:
6-7

Position:
C

Experience:
3 Letters


03/29/2012

Ten Gophers Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

The 10 honors were the most of any Big Ten women's basketball team.

03/28/2012

Gophers Earn 67 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Spots

Minnesota student-athletes well represented on Winter Academic All-Big Ten Teams

03/11/2012

Banham, Buford Earn Top Women's Basketball Honors

The women's basketball team honored numerous players at its annual awards banquet.

01/26/2012

Minnesota's Comeback Falls Short in Loss to Wisconsin

Kionna Kellogg registered a double-double with 10 points and 13 rebounds vs. the Badgers.

01/11/2012

Minnesota to Face No. 17/20 Purdue in Big Ten Rematch

The contest at Williams Arena will tip off at 7:00 p.m.

01/11/2012

Get to Know Amber

Get to know Gopher basketball player Amanda Dvorak.

01/26/2012

WoBB vs Wisconsin 01.26.12

WoBB vs Wisconsin 01.26.12

01/12/2012

woBB vs Purdue 01.12.2012

woBB vs Purdue 01.12.2012

01/02/2012

Indiana vs Minnesota

Big Ten Women's Basketball

Amber Dvorak's Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2011-12 • Junior Season: Saw action in 23 games for the Gophers • earned a spot on the Academic All-Big Ten Team • finished the season tied for sixth on the team with seven blocked shots • led the Gophers in blocks in five different games • scored a season-high six points on 3-of-4 shooting vs. Bradley in the WBI quarterfinals (3/18) • totaled one point and one rebound vs. Charleston Southern in the WBI first round (3/16) • had two points and two rebounds vs. Wisconsin at the Big Ten Tournament (3/1) • went 1-for-2 from the free throw line in eight minutes at No. 11/15 Penn State (2/26) • played four minutes at Iowa (2/9) • had four points and four rebounds vs. Penn State (2/5) • posted four points, three rebounds, a block and her first-career assist vs. Wisconsin (1/26) • pulled down four rebounds vs. Purdue (1/12) • had five points and three rebounds at Northwestern (1/5) • tallied a season-high six rebounds vs. Indiana (1/2) • scored two points at Purdue (12/30) • tallied three rebounds and scored two points vs. Alcorn State in the Best Buy Classic (12/11) • grabbed a rebound vs. Harvard (12/10) • had two points and a rebound vs. Air Force (12/7) • played three minutes vs. No. 1/1 Baylor in the Big 12/Big Ten Challenge • posted a season-high four points on 2-of-2 shooting from the floor and added two rebounds in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge at Wake Forest (12/1) • pulled down three rebounds and scored two points vs. North Dakota State in the Subway Classic Championship Game (11/25) • tallied three rebounds and one point vs. Binghamton (11/19) • had one rebound vs. No. 14 Florida State at the WBI Tip Off Classic (11/12)

2010-11 • Sophomore Season: Played in 11 games for the Gophers • averaged 1.9 points and 1.9 rebounds per game • her averages increased to 2.7 points and 3.2 rebounds per game in Big Ten play • made 8-of-14 (.571) field goals in conference games • had four points and three rebounds at Northwestern (2/20) • had a career-high 10 points, making 5-of-5 field goals, and tied her career-high with seven rebounds at #12 Michigan State (1/23) • scored two points, pulled down a career-high seven rebounds, and added a blocked shot in a career-high 20 minutes at Wisconsin (1/9) • pulled down her first two rebounds and scored three points in a career-high 10 minutes played against Dayton (11/21) • scored her first two career points and blocked her first career shot in the win against Milwaukee at the Subway Classic (11/20) • played in her first career game against Northern Illinois (11/13).

2009-10 • Freshman Season: Did not play

High School: A 2009 graduate of Hinckley-Finlayson High School • owns the distinction of being the tallest player to ever compete in the Minnesota High School State Tournament • a three-time All-Great River Conference honoree • finished her high school career with 1,809 points, 1,106 rebounds and 515 blocked shots • averaged 25.0 points and 11.5 rebounds per game as a senior • scored 49 points in a game versus East Central High School • averaged 20.2 points and 11.4 rebounds in her junior season of 2007-08 • also earned varsity letters in volleyball, softball and band • an honor student played her AAU ball for the Minnesota Stars • coached by Tim Hested.

Personal: Born Aug. 17, 1991 • majoring in youth studies • daughter of Brian and Linda Dvorak • has a younger brother Ethan • hobbies include playing the clarinet.