WNBA Prospect Profile
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Michelle Plouffe - Utah
Position:
Forward
Height:
6'4"
Birthdate:
9/15/1992 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
High School:
Harry Ainlay
College Highlights
The twin sister of Katherine, a prospect from Marquette, Michelle entered her senior season having earned All-America Honorable Mention acclaim (AP) in 2012 and 2013, and went on to cap her Utah career by being named to the 2013-14 Pac-12 All-Conference Team (Coaches; Media) as well as to the league’s All-Defensive Team. Was 2nd the Pac-12 in defensive boards, 3rd in overall rebounding and double-doubles, 6th in steals, 7th in scoring. 2012-13: All-Pac-12 pick (Media) after ranking in top 5 in league in scoring, 3PFG%, and rebounding. Set Utah single-season records for rebounds while her point total was No. 2 in school history. MISC: Spent one year with Canada’s National Elite Development Academy. Spent one season with Canada’s National Elite Development Academy. Older sister, Andrea, played at Washington.
College Statistics
Utah
Season G FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2010-11 25 174 421 .413 108 143 .755 24 92 .260 256 28 42 42 480 19.2
2011-12 32 165 424 .389 80 103 .776 41 134 .306 262 58 42 44 451 14.0
2012-13 37 224 557 .402 129 175 .737 58 165 .351 347 97 72 41 635 17.1
2013-14 29 187 461 .405 130 186 .699 30 97 .309 306 74 61 22 534 18.4
totals 123 750 1863 .402 447 607 .736 153 488 .313 1171 257 217 149 2100 17.0