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2016-17: Was leading rebounder with 4.8 rpg and 29-game starter for UAA squad that finished 30-2 and won third straight Great Northwest Athletic Conference regular-season and tournament titles ... averaged 4.7 points on .466 FG shooting and ranked 15th in GNAC with 1.5 steals per game ... helped Seawolves to No. 2 national ranking for final six weeks of regular season, school-record 26-game win streak, and NCAA top-5 stats ranks in eight different categories, including steals (1st, 15.6 spg), scoring margin (2nd, +26.7) and scoring defense (3rd, 54.8) ... scored season-high 10 points in wins over Post (4-4 FG, 2-2 3FG) and Western Oregon (3-4 FG, 2-2 3FG, 2-2 FT), and grabbed 10 rebounds apiece in wins at Chaminade and at Central Washington ... other top efforts included 6 points (2-3 FG, 2-2 FT), 3 rebounds and 2 steals in NCAA First Round win over Hawaii Pacific; 7 points and 8 rebounds in double-OT road win over No. 16 Western Washington; and 6 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists, no turnovers and career-high 6 steals in 78-71 road win over NW Nazarene ... had only two games with multiple turnovers, finishing with just 18 in 595 minutes throughout season ... completed 3-year career No. 24 on UAA rebounds list with 440, plus 7th on the victories list with 97 ... earned spot on GNAC All-Academic Team with 3.72 overall GPA.

2015-16:
Averaged 4.5 points and was 3rd-leading rebounder with 4.6 rpg for Seawolf team that finished NCAA Runner-Up, swept Great Northwest Athletic Conference regular-season and tournament titles, and finished with NCAA DII-record 38 victories ... came off bench 38 times, shooting solid .466 FG% and draining 10 of 24 (.417) from long range ... posted GNAC ranks of 21st in rebounding and 13th in offensive rebounding (1.9 orpg) despite playing just 16.3 minutes per game ... averaged 6.3 ppg on .472 shooting, 3.7 rpg and 1.3 spg in six NCAA Tournament contests, tying career high with 15 points (6-12 FG, 3-5 3FG) in first-round win over Cal State Dominguez Hills ... had 6 points (3-5 FG), 5 rebounds and 3 steals in West Regional final win over No. 20 UCSD, 8 points in NCAA Quarterfinals win over Francis Marion, and 4 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists and 3 steals in NCAA Title Game loss to No. 1 Lubbock Christian ... other top outings included 11 points (6-6 FT) and 3 assists in regular-season win over CSUDH; 10 points (4-4 FG), 6 rebounds and 2 steals in home win over Western Oregon; and 10 points (4-8 FG) and 7 rebounds in road win over Seattle Pacific ... made GNAC All-Academic Team.

2014-15 (So.):
Excelled in role as key reserve in all 31 games, averaging 3.5 points and 3.6 rebounds for Seawolf team that posted best overall record (29-2) in program history, along with Great Northwest Athletic Conference regular-season and tournament titles … scored career-high 15 points (7-10 FG) in home victory over Western Oregon and delivered 9 points (4-6 FG) and 5 boards at Alaska Fairbanks ... averaged 5.6 ppg and 4.1 rpg from Jan. 3 until the end of regular season, boosted by 9 rebounds against Central Washington, 9 points against Saint Martin’s and 8 points (4-4 FG) vs Western Washington ... in GNAC Tournament, grabbed 8 of 10 rebounds on offensive end to aid UAA’s title run … was team’s most efficient player in NCAA Tournament against Point Loma with 7 points (3-5 FG), 6 rebounds (4 off.), 1 assist, 1 steal and no turnovers in  13 minutes ... finished 14th in GNAC with 1.9 offensive boards per game … claimed squad’s Most Improved Player award as voted by teammates and coaches.

2013-14 (Fr.):
Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Helped Dimond High to four straight top-4 finishes at the ASAA Class 4A State Tournament, including runner-up as a senior in 2013 … earned 2012-13 Cook Inlet Conference MVP award for third straight all-league honor … made All-State Tournament Team three times and was twice selected First Team All-State by the Alaska Association of Basketball Coaches … team captain as junior and senior … earned MVP honors at 2012 Lady Lynx Tournament … earned four letters in basketball, three in volleyball and two in softball … helped Lynx to 2010 and 2012 State titles in volleyball and the 2011 CIC softball championship … played with Team Alaska summer travel squad from 2011-13 … honor roll student, graduated Summa Cum Laude.


PERSONAL: Born December 1994 in Anchorage … daughter of Stan and Sarah Afoa … mother (formerly Sarah Sullivan) played basketball and volleyball at UAA from 1981-82 … one of four siblings, all current or former NCAA athletes — twin brother Stanson plays volleyball at Emerson; sister Savannah played basketball and track & field at Colorado School of Mines; and sister Shaina played basketball, volleyball and track & field at Central Washington … social work major.

Career Highs
Points – 15, twice (last: vs Cal State Dominguez Hills, 3/11/16)
Rebounds – 12 vs Holy Names, 11/14/14
Assists – 3, twice (last: vs Cal State Dominguez Hills, 10/31/15)
Blocks – 3 vs Simon Fraser, 11/30/16
Steals  6 at Northwest Nazarene, 2/9/17

Career Statistics
Year    GP-GS  Min/ Avg  FG-FGA  Pct 3FG-FGA  Pct  FT-FTA Pct
2014-15 31- 0  404/13.0  43-101 .426   0- 2  .000  23-34 .676
2015-16 39- 1  636/16.3  75-161 .466  10-24  .417  18-30 .600
2016-17 32-29  595/18.6  61-131 .466   8-24  .333  20-27 .741
TOTALS 102-30 1635/16.0 179-393 .455  18-50  .360  61-91 .670

Year    GP-GS  OR- DR-Reb/Avg   PF-D   A  TO   B   S  Pts/Avg
2014-15 31- 0  59- 54-113/3.6   54-1  12  13   6  23  109/3.5
2015-16 39- 1  76- 98-174/4.5   77-2  31  35   4  36  178/4.6
2016-17 32-29  60- 93-153/4.8   78-0  20  18  14  47  150/4.7
TOTALS 102-30 195-245-440/4.3  209-3  63  66  24 106  437/4.3


Position: Forward
Height: 5'10"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Anchorage
High School: Dimond HS
Experience: 3 Letters
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