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Janiya

Clemmons

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Guard
Height 5'9"
Year Sophomore
Hometown Accokeek, Md.
High School Bishop Denis J. O'Connell
Major Enrolled at Columbia College
School: CC

Bio

2016-17: Played in 23 games, the most of any first-year, and made five starts … Averaged 2.4 points, 1.6 rebounds and 10.0 minutes … Opened her collegiate career against UMBC (Nov. 11) by scoring four points on 2 of 4 shooting ... Scored a season-high eight points on 3 of 6 shooting in a return to her home state to help the Lions defeat Loyola Maryland (Nov. 30) ... Had a season-high five rebounds, six free throws made and eight free throws attempted to help the Lions pull out a win over UMass Lowell (Dec. 2) … Tallied a season-high four assists and hit all three of her shot attempts to end up with six points in a win at Cal State Fullerton (Dec. 29) ... Made her Ivy League debut at Cornell (Jan. 14) … Made her first collegiate start against Harvard (Feb. 17), playing a season-high 23 minutes and matching other season marks in points (8), field goals made (3) and field goal attempts (6).

High School: Four-year starter at Bishop Denis J. O’Connell High School in Arlington, Virginia ... Team captain her junior and senior seasons ... Three-time All-WCAC selection … VISAA First Team All-State selection as a junior … Inducted into the Fairfax Stars AAU Hall of Fame in her senior season ... Helped lead the Fairfax Stars 16 Elite Nike EYBL Team to a Blue Star National Championship in 2016 ... Member of the National Honors Society in 2016 ... Earned the Geometry Excellence Award, Geography Effort Award and Spanish Excellence Award in 2015.

Personal: Born October 5, 1998 in the state of Georgia … Daughter of Beverly Stanley and Alfred Clemmons … Uncle, Henry Stanley, is a 2005 graduate of Columbia College … Enrolled at Columbia College.

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Postgame: Janiya Clemmons (Columbia vs. Vermont)
Highlight: The Bank is Open for Clemmons
Highlight: Janiya Clemmons from Downtown