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Lindsey Yamasaki | 22
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2006
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 EFF
Position:  F
Born: Jun 2, 1980
Height: 6-1 /  1,85
Weight: 190  lbs. / 86,2  kg.
College : Stanford '02
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BACKGROUND

College Career: Finished her career at Stanford ranked ninth on the school’s all-time scoring list (1,497 points) and ranked second in career three-point field goals (192) ... Was a member of the 1999 Stanford volleyball team that advanced to the NCAA Championship match ... As a senior in 2001-02, earned AP All-America honorable mention and named to the Pacific-10 Conference First Team ... Was one of 10 finalists for the 2002 Senior CLASS Award ... Averaged a team-high 17.2 points and scored in double figured in 28 of 32 games ... Missed the Pac-10 Tournament after undergoing a laparoscopic appendectomy on Feb. 26 ... Returned to average 15.7 points in the Cardinal’s three NCAA Tournament games ... Scored season-high 33 points, including 7-of-10 from three-point range, in 29 minutes @ UCLA on Feb. 24 ... As a junior in 2000-01, averaged 12.4 points and 4.4 rebounds to earn All-Pac-10 honorable mention ... Ranked second in the Pac-10 in three-point field goal percentage (.425) and free throw percentage (.822) ... Tied school and Pac-10 record with nine three-pointers on Feb. 24 @ Washington, scoring a career-high 34 points ... As a sophomore in 1999-2000, averaged 6.7 points in 23 games ... Missed the first seven games while playing for the Cardinal volleyball team ... Recorded 180 kills and had a .262 hitting percentage as the starting outside hitter for the volleyball squad that advanced to the NCAA Championship match ... As a freshman in 1998-99, led the Cardinal in scoring with 14.0 points per game and earned All-Pac-10 honorable mention.

National Team Experience: Was a member of the USA Basketball team that won the 2001 World University Games in China ... Played in all eight games as a reserve, averaging 6.9 points and tying for the team lead with 11 three-pointers ... Scored in double figures four times


PERSONAL

  • Full name is Lindsey Brooke Yamasaki
  • Nickname is Saki
  • Majored in sociology at Stanford
  • Led Oregon City High School to four consecutive 4A State Championships
  • Named a First Team All-American by USA Today, Nike/WBCA, Street & Smith’s and Parade Magazine as a senior
  • Selected as the Oregon State Player of the Year
  • Named the Old Spice Athlete of the Month in Sports Illustrated on Mar. 2, 1998
  • Was the Gatorade Oregon Volleyball Player of the Year in 1996 and 1997
  • Parents are Syd and Kriss Yamasaki
  • Has one brother, Britt, and one sister, Kobi
  • Enjoys drawing and photography.



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