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Kayla Williams
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Kayla Williams 3105352
Position: Forward
Height: 6'1"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
High School: Overton High School
Other College: Wichita State
Major: Exercise Science
Experience: Redshirt

REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2018-19): Appeared in seven games as a redshirt sophomore after sitting out due to NCAA transfer rules … Scored 16 points on Nov. 20 at Texas A&M, going 5-of-11 from the field (3-of-8 from three), when she also played a season-high 29 minutes off the bench … Dished out two assists three times … Named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

SOPHOMORE (2017-18): Redshirted due to NCAA transfer rules.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL (WICHITA STATE): Played her freshman season a Wichita State in 2016-17 where she appeared in 29 games and made 15 starts … Averaged 3.4 points and 0.8 rebounds per game … Scored a career-high 17 points against UMKC on Nov. 15 in 17 minutes of action on the floor … Also reached double-figures with 10 points at Loyola on Jan. 29 … Grabbed a season-high five rebounds at UT Arlington on Nov. 20 … Averaged 12.8 minutes per game and shot 33.3 percent from the field … Made 32.8 percent of her shots from beyond the arc.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned Regional and District All-Tournament honors, and a Best of the Preps recognition… Helped the Wolverines to a 102-16 record in four years for Coach Lynn Smith … Team records were 30-4, 20-5, 27-4 and 25-3 her freshman through senior seasons … Helped the Overton to several Regional and District titles, runner-up and finalist finishes … As a freshman helped the Wolverines to the State Tournament Semifinals … Averaged 16 points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals a game … Career bests were 26 points, nine boards, two assists and two steals.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Danielle and Kayla Williams and Gregory and Chachauna Williams ... Has one sibling, Louis ... Birthday is May 13 … Majoring in Exercise Science.

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