Aya Traore
4-3 - 1983 - Dakar (Senegal)
GDESSA - Barreiro (LF POR)  19/20    Available


Profile

Full name: Aya Traore 
Height: 1,86 m (6-1)
Weigth: 80 kg. (176 lbs.)
Birth date: 27/7/1983 (37 years)
Birth place: Dakar (Senegal)
Play Position: Forward Center - Wing (4-3)
SEN (COTONOU)  

History

02/03 - High School USA - Louisville, KY
03/04 - NJCAA USA - Dixie State University
05/06 - Purdue University - 33 games: 13.1ppg, 5.2rpg, 2.4apg, 1.4spg, FG: 44.6%, 3PT: 30.4%
2006 - WNBA USA - Washington Mystics - waived in May
06/07- LFB France - Cavigal Nice Sports Basket - 12 games: 14.9ppg,4.7rpg, 1.5apg, 1.5spg, 2FGP: 46%, 3PT: 34.0%, FT: 83.0%, left in Dec.'06: 14.9 ppg, in Feb.'07 moved to Polfa Pabianice (Poland-PLKK, starting five): 17 games: 13.0ppg, 4.2rpg,1.4spg, FGP: 48.0%, 3PT: 34.0%, FT: 76.0%
07/08 - PLKK Poland - CCC Polkowice - 9 games: 5.2ppg, 3.7rpg, 1.1spg, 2FGP: 39.0%, 3PT: 38.0%, FT: 55.0%
08/09 - Slovenia SKL - Hit Kranjska Gora - 21 games: Score-4(17.6ppg), 6.6rpg, 2.2apg, 1.6spg, 2FGP: 50.0%, 3PT: 45.6%, FT: 86.2%
2010 - WBCL USA - Montgomery Dream
10/11 - LF Spain - C.B. Olesa Espanyol - 26 games 15.3ppg,4.8rpg, 1.4apg, 1.2spg, FGP: 43.3%, 3PT: 34.4%, FT: 80.0%
11/12 - LF Spain - Real Club Celta Vigo Urban - 25 games: 11.2ppg, 4.9rpg, 1.0spg, FGP: 38.8%, 3PT: 24.2%, FT: 75.9%
2012 - D1 Mozambique - Desportivo Maputo
12/13 - Ukraine D1 - Elizabeth-Basket Kirovograd - 15 games: 10.1ppg, 6.9rpg, 1.3apg, 1.3spg, FGP: 46.8%, 3PT: 22.2%, FT: 77.1%
13/14 - LF Spain - Ibaizabal Galdakao - 6 games: 4.2ppg, 2.3rpg, 1.0apg, in Feb.'14 moved to Blub Baloncesto Conquero Huelva (Spain-LFB): 5 games: 5.6ppg, 3.8rpg, 1.0spg, FGP: 40.0%, 3PT: 25.0%, FT: 85.7%
14/15 - LF Spain - Mann Filter Zaragoza - 2 games: 6.5ppg, 3.0rpg
2015 - D1 Nigeria - First Bank BC
15/16 - Spain LF - C.B. Conquero Huelva Wagen - 8 games: 11.5ppg, 5.4rpg, FGP: 41.4%, 3PT: 32.0%, FT: 80.0%
16/17 - Total League Luxembourg - Basket Esch - 10 games: 17.6ppg, 8.1rpg, FGP: 49.2%, 3PT: 41.7%, FT: 77.8%
17/18 - Liga Feminina Portugal - Quinta dos Lombos - 10 games: 11.5ppg, 5.1rpg, 1.3apg, FGP: 47.1%, 3PT: 20.8%, FT: 94.7%
18/19 - Liga Feminina Portugal - CAD-UPPC/Opticalia Coimbra - 9 games: 17.8ppg, 9.8rpg, 1.8apg, 1.9spg, FGP: 44.2%, 3PT: 40.7%, FT: 65.0%
19/20 - Liga Femenina Portugal - GDESSA/Barreiro - 20 games: 29.3 mins, 14.7ppg, 7.3rpg, 1.5apg, FGP: 46.5%, 3PT: 41.6%, FT: 83.9%

Awards

· Big Ten Regular Season Runner-Up -06 Big Ten Tournament Finalist -06
· All-Big Ten 2nd Team -06
· NCAA Sweet 16 -06
· World Championships in Sao Paulo (Brazil) -06
· African Championships in Dakar (SEN) -07
· Slovenian SKL Finalist -09
· Africabasket.com All-African Championships Best Player -09
· Africabasket.com All-African Championships Best Forward -09
· Africabasket.com All-African Championships 1st Team -09,11
· African Championships in Madagascar -09 (Champion): 8 games: Score-3(14.8ppg), 4.3rpg, 1.6apg, 1.6spg, FGP: 54.5%, 3PT: 32.3%, FT-1(94.1%)
· MVP of African Championships in Madagascar -09
· 21st FIBA Africa African Championship Top-5 All Star -09
· World Championships in Czech Republic -10: 5 games: 12.8ppg, 3.8rpg, 1.2spg, FGP: 43.1%, 3PT: 22.2%, FT: 80.0% · All-Africa Games in Maputo (Mozambique) Gold -11
· African Championships in Bamako (Mali) Silver -11
· African Champions Cup Winner -12
· Ukrainian Higher League Regular Season Runner-Up -13
· Ukrainian Higher League Finalist -13
· Eurobasket.com All-Ukrainian Higher League Honorable Mention -13
· African Championships in Maputo (Mozambique) -13 (Bronze): 8 games: 6.4ppg, 1.8rpg, 1.5apg, 2.3spg, FGP: 45.2%, 3PT: 35.7%
· All-African Games in Brazzaville (Congo) -15 (Semifinals)
· Afrobasket.com All-African Championships Best Player -15
· Afrobasket.com All-African Championships Best Guard -15
· Afrobasket.com All-African Championships 1st Team -15
· African Championships in Yaounde (Cameroon) -15 (Gold): 8 games: 12.8ppg, 4.5rpg, 1.5apg, 1.1spg, FGP: 51.9%, 3PT: 30.8%, FT: 82.8%
· African Champions Cup Semifinals -15
· Nigerian League Group A Regular Season Champion -15
· Nigerian League Finalist -15
· Spanish LFB Regular Season Runner-Up -16
· Spanish LFB Semifinals -16
· Spanish LFB Cup Finalist -16
· Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) -16: 5 games: 7.0ppg, 2.4rpg, FGP: 33.3%, 3PT: 41.2%
· Luxembourg Cup Finalist -17
· Luxembourg League Semifinals -17
· Afrobasket in Mali -17 (Silver): 8 games: 9.3ppg, 3.1rpg, 1.5apg, FGP: 41.9%, 3PT: 28.1%, FT: 73.3%
· Portuguese League Regular Season Runner-Up -18
· Portuguese League Finalist -18
· Eurobasket.com All-Portuguese League Honorable Mention -20
· Senegalese National Team -06-13,15-16-17,-20

Aya Traore
Friendly game 2015
Romania vs Senegal
#5 green/verde
19 pts, 5 reb, 2 ast, 1 stl, 1 bs
Aya Traore
FIBA MVP Afrobasket 2015
Aya Traore
Liga Feminina Portugal 19/20
GDESSA Barreiro vs Olivais FC
#5 green/verde

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