#10 Danay Fothergill
|HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)||Somerset, Ky. (Western Kentucky)|
2014-15: Played in 29 games, starting in 28...Named to Atlantic Sun All-Conference Second team and Academic All-Conference team...Won A-Sun Player of the Week for week of Jan. 19-25...In 29.6 minutes per game, she averaged 13.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.3 assists...Shot 43 percent from the field, 42 percent from three-point range and 83 percent from the free throw line...Finished in the top five in the A-Sun in three-point field goal percetage, free throw percentage and three-pointers made per game
2013-14 (Junior): Led the league in scoring (17.8 ppg) and second leading rebounder for the Lady Bisons... Tied for second in the league averaging 2.1 treys per game... She had three 30-plus-point games including the top two scoring outputs (34 against Mercer and 32 against Jacksonville) with 34 being her career high... Tied for third in the conference with seven 20-plus-point games... Ranked second in the A-Sun in free throws made and free throws attempted (134-178)... Named A-Sun Player of the Week after having back-to-back 30+ performances against Mercer and Jacksonville... Named to the A-Sun All-Academic Team with a 3.64 GPA in Interdisciplinary Teaching... Earned individual season record for most free throw attemps (180), free throws made (136), scoring average (17.8 ppg), and the third-best individual season record for most points (427).
2012-13 (Sophomore): Played in 12 games making one start before transferring over Christmas break… Averaged 14.1 minutes, 3.6 points and 2.3 rebounds per game… Scored 15 points, the team-high against Illinois State 11/24/12…
2011-12 (Freshman Season/Western Kentucky) - Ranked third in the Sun Belt in three-point percentage (.356) and seventh in three-pointers per game (1.4) during her rookie campaign ... Missed eight games due to injury, returning to action against Louisiana-Monroe on Dec. 29 .... Played 24 minutes off the bench in collegiate debut against Towson, scoring nine points on three three-pointers ... Went a perfect 3-for-3 from long distance against #8 Duke, scoring 11 points with season-high three assists ... Shot 12-for-23 from the three-point arc (52.2%) in the first four games prior to her injury ... Knocked down four threes - including three in the first half - to finish with 12 points against Wright State ... Dropped in eight points - her first points since returning from injury - in WKU's home win over Troy ... Knocked down four three en route to a season-high 15 points to lead all scorers in WKU's victory at Troy ... Pulled down career-high four rebounds and scored six points against ULM in Sun Belt Tournament ... Knocked down a career-best six threes against Middle Tennessee in the Sun Belt Tournament, finishing with 18 points in 34 minutes off the bench.
High School - Named to the 2011 Kentucky All-Star team after averaging 22.3 points, 7.1 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 2.9 steals per game during her senior season at Southwestern High School ... Ranked 11th in the state in scoring as a senior, and was tied for seventh averaging 2.6 made three-pointers per game ... Holds Southwestern's career record for scoring (2,478 points) and made three-pointers (303) - records she broke during her junior season ... 2011 McDonald's All-America nominee ... Earned all-state honors twice (2010 and 2011), to go along with four all-district and three all-region selections ... Also earned all-state honors in soccer, and lettered in track.
Personal - Born April 19, 1993, Danay is the daughter of Mark and Jill Fothergill ... Father played basketball at Maryland ...