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April 10, 2019
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Katie Lou Samuelson

College/Country: Connecticut
Position: Guard/Forward
Height: 6'3"
Birthdate: June 13, 1997
Birthplace: Fullerton, Cal.
High School: Mater Dei (Huntington Beach, Cal.)
(Image courtesy of UConn Athletics)

An All-America pick and First Team American Athletic Conf. choice in each of final 3 years at UConn. All-America honors include First Team in 2017, ‘18 (AP, WBCA, USBWA); Third Team in 2019 (AP). Helped Huskies to nat’l championship as frosh in 2016 (but missed title game after breaking foot in nat’l semis) and to Final Four appearances the next 3 years. 2x finalist for Drysdale Award as top D-I shooting guard (2019, ’18). Along with N. Collier, finished UConn career as Huskies’ highest-scoring pair of classmates (4,743) while compiling a record of 145-5. PERS: Youngest of 3 sisters chose UConn after Bonnie and current L.A. Sparks guard Karlie played at Stanford.

Career Statistics

ppg
16.7
stl
1.2
reb
4.5
blk
0.3
ast
3.3
fg%
48.8