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Katie Powell
Katie  Powell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Atlanta, Ga.

Last College:
Arkansas

Height:
6-4

Position:
Forward/Center

Experience:
1L


12/02/2016

Lady Rebel Posts Dominance On Boards Key To 5-0 Start

Paris Strawther, Jordyn Bell and Katie Powell have turned UNLV into a top-five rebounding squad nationally.

11/19/2016

Powell, Lady Rebels Shoot Down USC 77-66 For 3-0 Start

UNLV claims first win over a Pac-12 squad since 2004.

Great size great length, does a good job down low in keeping the ball high ... Savvy around the basket, has a really good three-point shot and is athletic as well ... Has the ability to face up and play at the three or down low as well.

UNLV
(2015-16 - Sophomore):
Sat our the year due to NCAA transfer rules.

Arkansas
(2014-15 - Freshman):
Scored in double figures in three games … Had a season best 11 points in 14 minutes against Northwestern State … Matched her career-best with 11 points against Grambling State …Was perfect from the free throw line in three games … Played in 23 games … Averaged 2.6 ppg, 1.8 rpg and 6.7 minutes per game as a freshman for the Razorback squad that reached the NCAA Tournament.

High School
At Duluth HS, capped off a stellar prep career by earning region Player of the Year, all-county first-team, Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Senior All-Star, and Atlanta Tipoff Club All-Metro Team honors in 2013-14 ... Was the 16th-rated center in her senior year by ESPN HoopGurlz ... Led Duluth High to four straight state tournament appearances ... Earned first-team all-region honors her freshman and junior seasons in addition to her final season ... As a junior, received 6A All-State Honorable Mention recognition after averaging 17.8 points per game (seventh-highest in Gwinnet County) and 9.8 rebounds per game, while also surpassing the 1,000-point scoring plateau.

Personal
Katherine Jane Powell ... Born on Oct. 25, 1995 in Atlanta, Ga. ... Daughter of Barbara Bootz, who played at Georgia as well as two seasons overseas ... Her aunt Dolres Bootz also played college basketball, at Georgia Tech, as well as overseas ... Has one sister, Abby (22) and one brother, Alex (16) ... Majoring in sociology.

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