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31 Kayla Sato

AS A JUNIOR IN 2017-18
UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (12/11).

AT WESTMONT COLLEGE IN 2016-17
Averaged 12.5 points, 6.4 rebounds and a team-high 3.6 assists per game ... Led the team in steals with 81 ... Tallied a season-high 31 points against Lewis-Clark State ... Posted 20 or more points in five games ... Collected seven double-doubles.

AT WESTMONT COLLEGE IN 2015-16
Played in all 33 games and made 13 starts as a freshman at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, averaging 19.7 minutes per game ... Recorded 7.2 points and 3.7 rebounds per game ... Had a season field goal percentage of .383 (82-214).

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2015 graduate of West Torrance High School in Torrance ... Four-year girl's varsity team member ... Two-time Bay League Co-MVP ... Named CIF Division 2A Player of the Year in 2014 ... A Daily Breeze All-Area selection ... Named to the CAL HI Sports All-State Team ... An All-Area Pioneer League selection ... Named to the Collision CIF Southern Section All Stars Team and the South Bay Athletics All Stars Team ... Helped her team win three Bay League championships ... Assisted her team to two CIF championships and state regional finals ... Averaged nine points and 5.48 rebounds per game as a senior ... Also ran track ... Played for the Cal Storm Team Taurasi.

PERSONAL
Born July 31 in Torrance ... Parents are Stanford and Josie Sato ... Has an older brother named Ricky ... Human development major at Sixth College ... Has aspirations to become a nurse practitioner ... Favorite basketball memory is playing Horse with her dad ... Enjoys going to the beach ... Roots for the Cleveland Cavaliers ... Favorite athlete is Kyrie Irving ... Listens to Bruno Mars and G-Easy ... Most people don't know her tongue can fold into three.

GAME HIGHS
Points 20 vs. Cal State Monterey Bay 12/8/17
FGM 7 vs. Cal State Monterey Bay 12/8/17
FGA 16 vs. Cal Baptist 11/11/17
3FGM 5 vs. Cal State Monterey Bay 12/8/17
3FGA 8 vs. Cal State Monterey Bay 12/8/17
FTM 5 vs. Cal Baptist 11/11/17
FTA 6 Multiple Times -
Rebounds 11 Multiple Times -
Assists 6 vs. Cal State L.A. 12/17/17
Blocks 1 Multiple Times -
Steals 6 vs. Cal State San Marcos 12/2/17

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2017-18

Position: Guard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Torrance, CA
High School: West Torrance HS
College: Sixth
Major: Human Development
Experience: Transfer
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