COMMUNICATION AREA FEB
Katie Lou Samuelsonled the victory of Perfumerías Avenida in the second leg of the quarterfinals. After a difficult season, the American power forward finds the best version of herself in the final stretch of the fight for the title. A double-double with 19 points (2/3 T2 and 5/8 T3) 10 bounceyes 1 stopper in 20 minutes of play they take the player to about 23 appraisal credits which is their highest record of the season.
How could it be otherwise, Samuelson reached the highest rating of the day thanks to her success from the perimeter exceeding 60% effectiveness with a 5 of 8. Likewise, the player stood out in aspects that are not reflected in the statistics such as defense or leadership.
Thus, Samuelson receives the first distinction of the 21/22 academic year and the third in his career at LF Endesa for the two weekly MVPs he achieved last year. In addition, the player was named the best in the last final of the competition, leading her Perfumerías Avenida to the top.
Ideal quintet-Second leg of quarterfinals
The passes to the semifinals of Perfumerías Avenida, Valencia Basket and Cadí La Seu are based on collective work but also on the individual performances of Rebecca Allen (20 val), Samuelson (23 val) and Laia Raventós (18 val). Meanwhile, the numbers of Antonia Delaere (21 val) and Mariam Coulibaly (13 val) are synonymous with the delivery of teams like Casademont Zaragoza or IDK Euskotren, who fought for the pass until the last moment.
Base: Laia Raventos (Cadí La Seu) 18 val: 13 points (5/9 TC), 2 rebounds, 4 recoveries and 4 fouls received.
Shooting guard: Antonia Delaere (Casademont Zaragoza): 21 val: 19 points (6/7 TC), 2 rebounds and 6 fouls received.
Eaves: rebecca allen (Valencia Basket): 20 val: 16 points (5/11 TC) and 7 rebounds.
Power forward: Katie Lou Samuelson (Perfumerías Avenida): 23 val: 19 points, 10 rebounds and 1 block Pivot: Mariam Coulibaly (IDK Euskotren): 13 val: 12 points (4/12 TC) and 5 rebounds, 3 assists and 5 fouls received.
Season Stats – Katie Lou Samuelson
Games played: 13
Fouls received: 1.8
Sports career – Katie Lou Samuelson
Education: Mater Dei High School (USA)
2015/19: Connecticut University (WNCAA – USA)
2019/20: Flammes Carolo (Italy)
2019/20: Chicago Sky (WNBA-USA)
2019/20: Dallas Wings (WNBA-USA)
2020-2022: Perfumeries Avenida (LF Endesa)