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- Kate Sams
Kate Sams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Macon, Ga.

High School:
Westside HS

Height:
6-2

Position:
Forward

Experience:
HS



Kate has a nice touch and good size ... is a talented shooter who can score with her back to the basket ... is expected to give UAB additional depth in the frontcourt.

HIGH SCHOOL: Sams played at Westside under coaches Paul Brooks and Deb Baber ... was ranked as one of the top 10 players in the state of Georgia by Hoops in the South Scouting Service ... was also among one of the top 40 forwards in the nation as ranked by All Start Girls Report ... led her team in scoring and rebounding, averaging 24 points and 11 rebounds a game ... earned all-state and all-region honors.

PERSONAL: Lettered in basketball for four years in high school ... favorite musical artists are Sister Hazel, Jars of Clay and Tim McGraw ... enjoys waterskiing, hunting and fishing in her spare time ... has been playing basketball since she was 10 years old ... is most thankful for her family and friends ... if she wasn?t playing basketball, would be playing softball or tennis ... best advice she would give young athletes is that attitude is everything.