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  Sonya Daugherty

Sonya Daugherty

Player Profile


St. Louis, Mo.

High School:




2007-08: Played in 31 games making 26 starts...finished second on the team and 14th in the OVC with a 12.0 scoring average...third on the team with 156 rebounds for a 5.0 rpg average...second on the team and sixth in the OVC with 58 steals...led the team with 129 field goals made and in minutes played...second on the team in assists (75), free throws made (82), three pointers made (31) and attempted (106)...scored in double digits in 19 games including four games of 21 or more points...averaged 12.9 ppg and 5.3 rpg in non-conference games...led the team in scoring nine times and in rebounding eight times...recorded second career double-double with season-highs of 25 points and 10 rebounds (career-high six offensive rebounds) vs. Henderson State (11/13)...scored 24 points on 9-12 shooting and collected seven rebounds against Murray State (1/7)...recorded 22 points on 6-11 shooting (3-5 from three-point range) and 7-8 shooting from the free throw line while collecting seven rebounds, four steals and tying a career best with six assists at Jacksonville State (12/20)...finished with 21 points on 8-16 shooting (4-5 from three-point range) and six rebounds at Samford (12/18)...scored a team-high 19 points and grabbed a team-best eight rebounds against Texas State (11/23)...finished with a team-high 18 points vs. Northern Colorado (11/24)...scored 18 points at Eastern Kentucky (2/9)...just missed a double-double vs Eastern Illinois in the OVC Semi-finals (3/7) with 12 points and nine rebounds...went 3-5 from three-point range and finished with 12 points vs. #10 Baylor (11/29)...recorded five or more rebounds in 17 games...recorded three or more steals in 12 games...twice recorded career-highs with six steals...had six assists in three games.

2006-07: Named OVC Tournament MVP after averaging 19.8 points per game in postseason action...recorded first career double-double with 25 points and a career-high 10 rebounds in first round of NCAA Tournament vs. Oklahoma...Co-OVC Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 15 in which she averaged 21.5 points per game...scored in double figures in final 16 games dating back to Jan. 18...led the team in scoring and tied for fifth in the OVC with 14.2 points per game while starting only 20 of 30 games played...scored 20 points or more seven times...averaged 3.2 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.5 steals per game...second on the team with 71 assists and 45 steals...shot 42% from the field and 36% from three-point range...second on the team with 28 made three-pointers...96 26 points along with four steals vs. Tennessee State...scored 24 points, grabbed three rebounds and dished out three assists at Tennessee-Martin...23 points vs. Eastern Illinois and Murray State...scored 20 points twice against Samford, including OVC semifinal...scored 18 points and tied a career-high with six assists in OVC championship win over Murray State...also handed out six assists vs. Tennessee rebounds in back-to-back games at Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech...season-high five steals at Jacksonville State in regular season finale that clinched OVC regular season championship.

2005-06: Saw action in 19 games off the bench...scored in nine games...averaged 1.6 ppg and shot 42-percent from the field...made 86-percent of her free throws...scored a season-high 13 points on 6-7 shooting in eight minutes of action vs. Eastern Illinois (2/16)...scored four points and pulled down four rebounds in first collegiate game vs. Arkansas-Monticello (11/22)...recorded two steals vs. Austin Peay (1/14)...dished out a season-high three assists vs. Murray State (2/28) in the first round of the OVC Tournament.

Prep: Attended Hancock High School in St. Louis, Mo....coached by Mitch Fusco...two-time All-State selection...two-time First Team All-Metro selection...led team to 27-3 record and 3rd Place finish in state tournament in 2005...averaged team best 23.9 ppg, 7.7 rpg, 3.4 apg and 4.9 spg in 2004 averaged 32.0 ppg and 9.2 rpg...ranks ninth in Missouri all-time scoring list (2,703 points)...27.5 career scoring average ranks seventh all-time in Missouri...all-time leading scorer in St. Louis Prep history...holds numerous school records...scored school-record 49 points in a game and grabbed school-best 18 rebounds.

Personal: Born 2-2-87...daughter of Orlando and Sharon Daugherty...majoring in Recreation...favorite athlete is Michael Jordan...chose Southeast because it was close to her home and her son.


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