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Kateri Poole

Guard

Player profile

  • Height 5-8
  • Year Sophomore
  • Hometown Bronx, N.Y.
  • Last School South Shore H.S.

Career Honors at Ohio State

  • Big Ten All-Freshman Team (2021)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2021)

2020-21 (Freshman)

  • Played in all 20 games and started the final five games of her freshman season
  • Averaged 6.6 points, 2.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 18.2 minutes of action
  • Had four games of 10 or more points
  • Fourth on the team with 39 assists
  • Had seven points, five rebounds and three assists in the collegiate debut vs. Duquesne (11/29)
  • Scored 15 points and grabbed six rebounds in the blowout win over Kent State (12/2)
  • Made her first collegiate start vs. Purdue (2/18) and was 3-of-6 from long range for nine points to go along with a season-high seven assists
  • Had six more assists to go along with 14 points at Michigan (2/21)
  • Scored seven points and dished-out seven assists at Penn State (2/24)
  • Season-high 17 points to go along with six rebounds in the game vs. No. 11 Indiana (2/27)

Prior to Ohio State

  • Five-star recruit ranked No. 24 in the class by ESPN Hoopgurlz
  • Named Miss New York by the Basketball Coaches Association of New York
  • Earned first team All-State in 2020 and second team in 2019
  • Averaged 18 points, 6 rebounds, and 5 assists as a senior at South Shore
  • Was the MVP of the Kyrie Invitational at the Barclays Center in December of 2019
  • Posted a rare quadruple-double with 13 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists and 10 steals vs. Truman on Jan. 8
  • Played at Monsignor Scanlan H.S. for three seasons before transferring to South Shore
  • Led Monsignor to a runner-up finish in the state tournament in 2019.
  • Averaged 18.4 points and 5.9 rebounds and 3.8 assists per game as a junior