The George Washington University: Women's Basketball

Kenan Cole
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Kenan Cole

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rocky Ridge, MD

High School:
St. John's at Prospect Hall

Height:
5-10

Position:
Guard/Forward

Birthdate:
08/28/1984



12/02/2006

Balanced Attack Boosts No. 21/20 Women's Hoops Over Stony Brook

George Washington 68, Stony Brook 55

Junior Year (2005-06)
Named to Atlantic 10 Academic All-Conference Team ... Recipient of team's Academic Excellence Award ... Started 26 of 30 games played ... Missed last two regular-season games with knee injury ... Averaged third most minutes per game on team (30.6 mpg) ... Fourth on team in scoring (8.2 ppg) and assists (1.6 apg) ... Paced GW with 11.1 points per game during conference play ... Led team's guards with 126 total rebounds (4.2 rpg) ... Scored in double-digits on 11 occasions, including career-high 20 points versus Saint Louis (2/6/06) ... Matched career-best with two three-pointers against Billikens ... Named GW?Colonial of the Week for efforts against Saint Louis ... Established then career-high 17 points at Rhode Island (1/20/06) ... Tied career-high eight rebounds versus Yale (12/20/05) ... Dished out career-best five assists versus Fordham (1/27/06) ... Notched four steals twice, versus Maine (12/17/05) and at St. Bonaventure (2/12/06) ... Played career-high 39 minutes three times, versus Purdue (11/25/05) and Maine and at Rhode Island ... Member of the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters.

Sophomore Year (2004-05)
Named to the ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District 2 Second Team ... Won the team's Most Improved Player, Strength & Conditioning, and Academic awards ... Played in all 32 games with 20 starts ... One of seven Colonials to see playing time in every contest ... Averaged 7.3 points and 3.5 rebounds per game ... Third on the team in free-throw percentage (.743, 26-35) ... Made her career start versus Villanova (12/1/04) ... Scored a career-best 14 points on a personal-best seven made field goals against St. Bonaventure (1/23/05) ... Tallied 13 points versus La Salle (2/27/05) ... Grabbed a career-best eight rebounds and scored 11 points at North Carolina (NCAA) (3/22/05) ... Tallied a personal-high four steals against Fordham (A-10 Tour.) (3/5/05) ... Set a personal standard with four assists versus St. Bonaventure (1/23/05) ... Recorded her only career block against Duquesne (2/24/05) ... Member of the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters.

Freshman Year (2003-04)
Saw playing time in 22 games in 2003-04 ... Averaged 1.3 points and 0.8 rebounds rebounds per game ... Scored her first collegiate points on a three-point field goal versus Georgetown (11/21/03) ... Tallied a season-high nine points at Howard on a season-best 4-of-7 shooting (12/6/03) ... Grabbed two rebounds five times and at least one rebound in 13-of-22 appearances ... Connected on a season-high three free throws against Quinnipiac (12/27/03) ... Played a season-high 20 minutes at Yale (1/12/04) ... Recorded four assists and two steals on the season ... Member of the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School
Finished her career at St. John's at Prospect Hall with a total of 2,230 points and 1,109 rebounds, averaging 18.0 points and 9.0 rebounds per game for her career ... Was the team's leading scorer and rebounder all four seasons ... Earned all-county first-team recognition her sophomore through senior seasons ... Selected as the Frederick County Player of the Year and earned a place on The Washington Post All-Met Honorable Mention Team ... Two-time team captain ... Selected as an "A" Conference All-Star as a senior ... Named a "B" Conference All-Star as a sophomore and junior ... Class valedictorian and graduated with a 4.0 GPA ... Also a member of the National Honor Society ... Selected as an Archdiocese of Baltimore Distinguished Scholar ... Named a Frederick County Public Schools Senior Student Scholar ... Winner of the State of Maryland Merit Scholastic Award and the Who's Who Among American High School Student's Award.

Personal
Kenan Lindsay Cole ... Born August 28, 1984, in Iowa City, IA ... Daughter of Dean and Monica Cole ... Enjoys camping, sailing, reading, and bike riding ... Majoring in mechanical engineering ... Plans to attend graduate school.

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