Samantha Palma

#12 Samantha Palma

POS. F
HT. 6-2
YR. Jr.
HOMETOWN Dayton, Ohio
PREV. SCHOOL Wayne HS

2014-15 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll
2015-16 OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll

As a Junior, 2016-17 season: Saw action in 16 contests while averaging 8.2 minutes per game… Finished the season shooting 47.8 percent from the field…. Scored a season-best 11 points at Belmont after playing a season-high 24 minutes in the game (2/25/17)… Shot 75 percent (3-of-4) from the free-throw line and 57.1 percent (4-of-7) from the field against Belmont (2/25/17)… Went a perfect 3-of-3 from the field versus Morehead State (2/15/17)

As a Sophomore, 2015-16 season: Played in 27 games while starting 24 contests… Ranked 12th in the OVC in blocked shots with 1.0 per game… Recorded double-digits in scoring four times… Registered a double-double with a career high 15 points and 10 rebounds at Eastern IlliPersonalnois (1/6/15)

As a Freshman, 2014-15 Season: Played in 19 contests while averaging 5.4 minutes per game...  Shot 40 percent from the field... Scored six points twice, against Lipscomb (11/22/14) and at Tennessee (11/24/14)... Played a season-high 14 minutes and went 3-of-5 from the field at Tennessee (11/24/14)... 

At Wayne HS: As a senior averaged 19 points, 10.7 rebounds and 2.2 blocks per game… Finished senior campaign shooting 45 percent from the field... Named the 2014 Team MVP… Earned First-Team All- Conference and All- Division honors… Named to the AP Second Team All-Southwest Ohio District… Selected to the Ohio High School Athletic Association Scholar Athlete of the Year… Dayton Daily News All Area Team… District 15 All-Star Team…As a junior she averaged 11.7 points, 9.1 rebounds and 3.3 blocks per game... Registered seven double-doubles and highlighted her season with a 24 point, 15 assist and eight block performance in December of 2012… Also played for the Dayton Lady Hoopsters… Competed in 22 games, starting in 15, as a sophomore... Her top performance came against Sydney High School as she recorded her first double-double with 18 points and 12 rebounds, while swatting away five attempts…

 
Major: Health Science
Daughter of: Edward and Tammy
Birthday: August 29
 
  Total 3-Point   Rebounds  
Year GP-GS Min/Avg FG-FGA PCT FG-FGA PCT FT-FTA PCT Off-Def Tot Avg PF-FO Ast TO Blk Stl Pts/Avg
2014-15 19-0 102/5.4 12-30 .400 0-0 .000 1-2 .500 4-11 15 0.8 11-0 0 6 2 1 25/1.3
2015-16 27-24 558/20.7 53-140 .379 0-0 .000 15-21 .714 37-72 109 4.0 73-2 14 29 27 7 121/4.5
2016-17  16-0 131/8.2 11-23 .478 0-0 .000 7-11 .636 4-11 15 0.9 14-0 3 8 3 4 29/1.8
TOTAL 62-24 791/12.8 76-193 .394 0-0 .000 23-34 .676 45-94 139 2.2 98-2 17 43 32 12 175/2.8