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Courtney Ekmark (born April 8, 1995) is an American basketball player who recently completed her college career at Arizona State University.[1] She played her first two collegiate seasons for the University of Connecticut.[2][3][4]

Courtney Ekmark
Courtney Ekmark Exhibition game versus West Chester.jpg
No. 2 – Arizona State Sun Devils
PositionShooting guard / Small forward
LeaguePac-12 Conference
Personal information
Born (1995-04-08) April 8, 1995 (age 24)
Phoenix, Arizona
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Career information
High schoolSt. Mary's (Phoenix, Arizona)
College

By the time she became eligible to play for Arizona State in 2017, she had received a bachelor's degree from ASU and enrolled in the university's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, spending her entire ASU playing career as a law student; she is expected to receive her law degree in 2020. At the end of her final season as a player in 2019, she received the Charles T. Stoner Law Scholarship Award from the Women's Basketball Coaches Association, presented annually to a women's college player who plans to pursue a legal career.[5]

Prior to enrolling at UConn she played for St. Mary's High School in Phoenix.[6] She was named Arizona's Gatorade Player of the Year. Ekmark also played tennis in high school.[7]

Connecticut statisticsEdit

Source[8]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high
Year Team GP Points FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2014-15 Connecticut 28 53 32.8 27.0 16.7 1.4 0.7 0.2 - 1.9
2015-16 Connecticut 33 66 44.6 36.1 50.0 1.1 0.7 0.4 0.0 2.0
Career Connecticut 61 119 38.3 31.5 33.3 1.2 0.7 0.3 0.0 2.0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Doyle, Paul (June 29, 2016). "Courtney Ekmark Leaving UConn; Will Transfer To Arizona State". courant.com. Hartford Courant. Retrieved June 29, 2016.
  2. ^ Villa, Walter (November 7, 2013). "Timeout well spent for Courtney Ekmark". ESPN. Retrieved 21 May 2016.
  3. ^ "Courtney Ekmark makes Three Point Jumper". ESPN. Retrieved 21 May 2016.
  4. ^ Metcalfe, Jeff (October 26, 2014). "Courtney Ekmark resurfaces for first season at UConn". Arizona Central. Retrieved 21 May 2016.
  5. ^ "Arizona State University's Courtney Ekmark Named Charles T. Stoner Law Scholarship Award Winner" (Press release). Women's Basketball Coaches Association. March 18, 2019. Retrieved March 26, 2019.
  6. ^ "Connecticut lands sophomore guard Courtney Ekmark, a top 2014 recruit who led St. Mary's (Phoenix, Ariz.) to a national title". ESPN. June 1, 2012. Retrieved 21 May 2016.
  7. ^ "Courtney Ekmark". Uconnhuskies.com. Retrieved April 7, 2015.
  8. ^ "NCAA Statistics". web1.ncaa.org. Retrieved 2016-04-15.

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