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Cathrine Kraayeveld #33 Forward
- Born: Sep 30, 1981
- Height: 6-3 / 1,91
- Weight: 183 lbs. / 83,0 kg.
- College: Oregon
- Years Pro: 8
BackgroundWNBA CAREER CAPSULE
Averaging 7.5 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.1 assists in eight seasons in the WNBA
Spent first five seasons in the league with the New York Liberty
Spent two seasons with the Chicago Sky.
2012: Played in 33 games, starting one ... Set an Atlanta franchise single-season record for three-point field goal percentage (40.2 percent), and ranked tied for 17th in the WNBA Led the team with 35 three-pointers ... Scored in double figures off the bench seven times ... Had 11 games in which she has made multiple three-pointers off the bench ... Made her only field goal attempt - a three-pointer - and grabbed three rebounds in three playoff games.
2011: Averaged 5.9 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game Started 15 of 33 games Led the Sky in three-point field goal percentage, shooting 40.9 percent from beyond the arc Ranked 10th in the WNBA in three-point field goal percentage Recorded her 600th career field goal on August 30 against the New York Liberty Best game of the season came on June 11 vs. Washington, recording 19 points, three rebounds and set a career high 6-of-7 from behind the arc.
2010: Averaged 5.2 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game Started 14 of 34 games played in her first season with the Sky Scored 16 points and grabbed eight rebounds, both season highs against Indiana on May 22.
2009: Averaged 9.0 points and 4.6 rebounds per game Started 26 of 34 games played Led Liberty in three-point field goal percentage, shooting 41.7% from beyond the arc.
2008: Averaged 9.6 points and a career-best 6.1 rebounds per game Started all 34 games, the only Liberty player to start every game Led the team in rebounding 17 times Scored in double figures 19 times Recorded a career-high 14 rebounds against Chicago on September 7 Started all six postseason games, averaging 7.3 points and 7.5 rebounds Notched first post-season career double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals Game 1.
2007: Averaged a career-high 10.8 points per game and added 4.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists Started all 34 games Ranked in Top 10 three-point shooters in the WNBA with a 41.1-percentage Finished the season ranked in seven statistical categories of the top 20 league leaders, including minutes per game (28.4), field goal percentage (.433) and rebounds (4.5) Recorded a career-high 31 points and a career-high 12 made field goals against Houston on July 20 Appeared in three postseason games, averaging 12.7 points and 6.0 rebounds per game.
2006: Averaged 8.8 points and 4.6 rebounds per game Started 13 of 34 games Recorded three double-doubles on the season Led the team in scoring five times and led the team in rebounding eight times.
2005: Drafted in the third round of the WNBA Draft by San Antonio, then released Picked up as a free agent by New York midway through the season Appeared in 17 games for the Liberty off the bench Averaged 4.1 points and 1.6 rebounds per game Shot 93.3% from the free throw line.
College: (2004-2005) All-Pac 10 First Team Named a Kodak All-American All-Region Finished the year with a 14.7 points and 8.3 rebound average per game (2003-2004) Received medical red-shirt after tearing ACL in her right knee Averaged 17.2 points, 8.6 rebounds and 3.1 blocked shots in five games before suffering knee injury (2002-2003) All-Pac 10 Honorable Mention Pac 10 Academic All-District Second Team Her season was cut almost in half because of staph infection in her right knee, missing 13 games (2001-2002) WNIT Most Valuable Player Led the team in shooting percentage (.511) and blocked shots (41) (2000-2001) Competed in all but five games for the Ducks.
Other experience: Played for the NWBLs San Diego Siege during their 2006 campaign Participated in the 2006 NWBL All-Star Game scoring nine points... Has played in Belgium (Dexia Namur), Turkey (Taursus Belediyesi) and France (Villeneuve D'Asco) during the WNBA offseasons.