Kayla

Sato

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#21

Guard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Torrance, CA
High School: West Torrance HS
Other College: Westmont College
Major: Human Development
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

AS A JUNIOR IN 2017-18
All-CCAA Second Team ... CCAA All-Tournament Team ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (12/11) ... Started all 33 games ... Averaged 13.0 points and 5.6 rebounds per game, both of which ranked third on the team ... 95 assists and 1009 minutes played were both second most on the team ... Led the team with 47 steals ... Scored a career-best and game-high 28 points in an NCAA West Region quarterfinal victory over Seattle Pacific (3/9) ... Scored 22 points in CCAA Tournament semifinal win against Chico State (3/2) and CCAA Tournament final against Humboldt State (3/3) ... Had a career-best seven assists in a victory over Cal State Dominguez Hills (2/22).

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 ... Pre-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 28 vs. Seattle Pacific  3/9/18
FGM 7 vs. Cal State Monterey Bay 12/8/17
FGA 18 vs. Cal State San Marcos 1/23/18
3FGM 5 Multiple Times -
3FGA 8 vs. Cal State Monterey Bay 12/8/17
FTM 6 vs. Stanislaus State 1/18/18
FTA 6 Multiple Times -
Rebounds 11 Multiple Times -
Assists 7 vs. Cal State Dominguez Hills 2/22/18
Blocks 1 Multiple Times -
Steals 6 vs. Cal State San Marcos 12/2/17

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2017-18

CAREER STATISTICS
Season GP-GS Min Avg FG-FGA Pct 3FG-3FGA Pct FT-FTA Pct OReb DReb Tot Avg PF FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts Avg
2017-18 33-33 1009 30.6 138-373 .370 50-144 .347 102-147 .694 42 143 185 5.6 58 0 95 77 5 47 428 13.0
Totals 33-33 1009 30.6 138-373 .370 50-144 .347 102-147 .694 42 143 185 5.6 58 0 95 77 5 47 428 13.0
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