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Columbia Women's Basketball BIO
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Maya Sampleton
Player Profile:
Maya Sampleton 2826743
Position: Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: St. Stephen's Episcopal
Major: Enrolled at Columbia College

2016-17: Played 19 games, including each of the last 17, averaging 8.8 minutes per game … Averaged 2.0 points and 1.6 rebounds … Made her collegiate debut at Stony Brook by scoring her first two points on two made free throws (Nov. 22) … Sank her first field goal and picked up her first two rebounds in a victory over UMass Lowell (Dec. 2) … Made her Ivy League debut in the conference opener at Cornell (Jan.14) … Scored a season-high seven points against Harvard, including her first make from beyond the arc (Feb. 17) … Went for a season-high five boards at Princeton (Feb. 24) … Matched her season-high in rebounds and posted other season-highs in steals (3), shot attempts (7) and minutes played (28) against Brown (March 3).

High School: Four-year career at St. Stephen’s Episcopal School ... Served as the team’s captain in her junior and senior seasons ... Named a four-time All-SPC selection ... Member of the Central Texas All-Star team ... Helped lead the St. Stephen’s to a 2015 Southwest Preparatory Conference Championship title ... Rounded out her senior campaign averaging 20 points per game ... Spent all three summers playing for Texas Elite Christian ... Served one year on the St. Stephen’s track and field team ... Crowned choreographer of the year by her school’s dance program during her senior season.

Personal: Born January 18, 1998 in Austin, Texas … Daughter of Libbi and Lawrence Sampleton … Father, Lawrence, served as a tight end for the University of Texas before being drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the second round of the 1982 NFL Draft, where he played three seasons before rounding out his career with the Miami Dolphins in 1987 … Enrolled at Columbia College.

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