|Brittany Wilwohl 4
GENERAL: Has come back this fall much improved and in tremendous shape...Excellent scorer...Quick shot...Improved range from beyond the arc and from mid-range...Can also pull-up and knock down shots off the dribble...Slasher...Dedicated to always improving her game...Expected to challenge for starting two-guard spot.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Appeared in 16 games, averaging 7.6 minutes per contest...Averaged 1.6 points per game...Shot 75% (9-for-12) from the free-throw line...Scored a season-high seven points in just 15 minutes of action vs. Belmont (11/28/09).
AS A FRESHMAN: Started five of 24 games...Scored career-high 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting against Syracuse (11/14/08)...Dished out a season-high five assists and had a season-high three assists against James Madison (12/30/08)...Averaged 13.8 minutes/game.
PERSONAL: Born April 17, 1990...Daughter of Rick and Mary Ellen Wilwohl...Has an older sister Erica who attends Gannon and a younger sister Kayla.
BEFORE SIENA: Three-year starter in high school...As a senior was named Region Player of the Year, All-District, and her high school team was ranked #1 in the state entire season...Selected to All-Region First Team as a sophomore, junior and senior.
PERSONAL: Born April 17, 1990...Daughter of Richard and Mary Ellen Wilwohl...Has an older sister Erica, who attends Gannon, and a younger sister, Kayla.
CASTELLI ON WILWOHL: "Britt is a very passionate basketball player and fierce competitor. She made the most of her off season by improving her conditioning and strength. She is a completely different player this year and will be a player we will definitely be counting on."
GETTING TO KNOW BRITTANY WILWOHL
One thing I wish people knew about me, but don't is: I have the best family in the world.
My favorite TV show is: The Office
My favorite TV show growing up was: Boy Meets World
The best thing I did this summer was: Spent much needed time with my family
If I could meet anyone it would be: Robert Downey Jr.
My favorite artist/musical group: TRAIN
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be: American Idol
Why? I like to sing even though I'm horrible at it
Favorite Athlete: Nate Robinson
The thing I like most about Siena is: Small campus and great people
Best thing about Siena Basketball: My teammates
My favorite professional sports team is: Boston Celtics
Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: Men's Lacrosse
My proudest sports moment has been: Playing in the State Championship game at Penn State University
My favorite class at Siena is: Writing
If I didn't play basketball, I would: Continue to go to school and play golf
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Maja
Why? I just do
Funniest Player on the Team is: Cathy
Coach Castelli's Best Attribute is: Respectable
My favorite website is: Facebook
Three words that describe me: Outgoing, sensitive, loving
My best Siena Basketball moment has been: College career debut vs. Syracuse
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Australia
My favorite movie: Jerry Maguire
My favorite food: Taco Bell
If I had $10 million I would: Share it with my family; donate some of it to charities relative to cancer; buy an Escalade and a beach house somewhere off the West coast.
Career Highs -
Points: 19 vs. Syracuse (11/14/08)
FG: 8 vs. Syracuse (11/14/08)
FGA: 12 vs. Syracuse (11/14/08)
3FG: 3 vs. Syracuse (11/14/08)
3FGA: 5 vs. Syracuse (11/14/08)
Rebounds: 2 (six times)
Assists: 5 vs. James Madison (12/30/08)
Steals: 3 vs. James Madison (12/30/08)
Minutes: 34 vs. Syracuse (11/14/08)
WILWOHL'S CAREER STATS