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  Awa Kalmstrom
Awa Kalmstrom

Player Profile

Stockholm, Sweden

High School:
Fryshuset Gymnasium





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Women's Basketball Season Outlook

Utah returns four starters from last year's team.


Getting to Know Awa Kalmstrom

Levrets on Kalmstrom: "Awa is an explosive point guard. The strength of her game is to break down defenders and then make plays for others. Her quickness also allows her to be a good on-ball defender."

Fast Breaks: A dynamic athlete with great feet who can get to the rim and score but is a pass-first point guard.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Appeared in 12 games ... hit a free throw in two minutes during season debut at Utah State (11/19) ... made second appearance of season against Marquette (11/30) ... made a free throw against Nevada (12/7) ... handed out first assist of season against Utah Valley (12/11) ... had a rebound and steal against Samford (12/21) ... first career block in career-high 10 minutes at Oregon (2/8).

2012-13 (Freshman): Played in 14 games, averaging 3.1 minutes per game ... 12 total points (0.9 per game) ... six assists ... four total rebounds ... two steals ... saw first career action vs. Michigan (11/16) ... three points in five minutes vs. Northern Colorado (11/20) ... two points in seven minutes vs. Houston Baptist (12/15) ... one point, one rebound and one steal vs. UC Irvine (12/20) ... four minutes with an assist against Stanford (1/25) ... two points in three minutes vs. UCLA (2/3) ... two points with an assist vs. Oregon State (2/10) ... two points, one rebound, one assist and one steal vs. Oregon (3/3).

Prior to Utah: Played two seasons with 08 Stockholm in the Swedish league Damligan ... participated with the Swedish National Team at the U18 European Championship for Women in 2010 ... was also with the U16 National Team in 2008 ... three-time all-star at the Scania Cup and was the Scania Queen in 2006 ... MVP of the 08 Stockholm Cup, the Norrkoping Cup, the Sibel Basket Cup, the Stockholm Basketball Cup and the national tournament ... a two-time all-star at the national tournament and in the Sibel Basket Cup.

Personal: Daughter of Ebrina Jagne and Anna Kalmstrom ... majoring in communications.

Career Highs
Points	 3 vs. Northern Colorado (11/20/12)
Rebounds 1, five times (last vs. Samford, 12/21/13)
FGM	 1, four times (last vs. Oregon State, 2/10/13)
FGA	 2, twice (last vs. UC Irvine, 12/20/12)
3 FGM	 1 vs. Northern Colorado (11/20/12)
3 FGA	 2 vs. Northern Colorado (11/20/12)
FTM	 2 vs. Oregon (3/3/13)
FTA	 2, five times (last vs. Nevada, 12/7/13)
Assists	 1, seven times (last vs. Utah Valley, 12/11/13)
Steals	 1, three times (last vs. Samford, 12/21/13)
Blocks	 1 vs. Oregon (2/8/14)
Minutes	 10 vs. Oregon (2/8/14)

2013-14 Season Highs Points 1, twice (last vs. Nevada, 12/7/13) Rebounds 1, twice (last vs. Samford, 12/21/13) FGM N/A FGA 1, three times (last vs. Oregon State, 2/10/14) 3 FGM N/A 3 FGA N/A FTM 1, twice (last vs. Nevada, 12/7/13) FTA 2, twice (last vs. Nevada, 12/7/13) Assists 1 vs. Utah Valley (12/11/13) Steals 1 vs. Samford (12/21/13) Blocks 1 vs. Oregon (2/8/14) Minutes 10 vs. Oregon (2/8/14)

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