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Sydney Colson #50 Guard

Sydney Colson
2012 Preseason Statistics
PPG7.0
RPG2.0
APG0.0
EFF +3.00

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Background

2011: Averaged 1.4 points and 0.6 assists…Scored a career high of 6 points (WAS, 7/28/11)…Made her first career playoff appearance.

INTERNATIONAL (as of March 6): Spent the 2011-2012 offseason playing for Matizol Lider Pruszkow in Poland and averaged 8.6 points, 3.9 assists and 2.2 rebounds per game.

AS A COLLEGIAN: A&M’s team captain for two seasons (08’-10’)…2011 All-Big 12 Honorable Mention...Posted 100-assist seasons three straight years...Top 5 nationally in assists (6.4 apg), and top 10 in assist-to-turnover ratio (2.3)...Leads Big 12 in assists and second in assist-to-turnover ratio...Ranks fifth all-time in A&M’s career assists and fourth in steals.

Personal

Sydney Justine Colson...Born August 6, 1989 in Houston, Texas...Daughter of Simmie and Stephanie Colson...Has two siblings, Simmie IV and Simone...Chose A&M over Oklahoma and LSU...Sociology major at Texas A&M...Would like to pursue a television career as a sports commentator after WNBA career...Collects quarters from each U.S. state...Chose the No. 51 because of its uniqueness, most guards do not select high numbers for their jersey...Member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and Aggie Athletes Involved.

Career Transactions

Selected in the second round (16th overall) of the WNBA Draft, via trade with Connecticut in exchange for Kalana Greene