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Maryland Women's Basketball BIO
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Kristen Confroy
Player Profile:
Kristen Confroy 1876082
Position: Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Solon, Ohio
High School: Solon
Experience: 2 Letters
  • Hit more three-pointers in her sophomore year (73) than any player in program history (2016)
  • CoSIDA Academic All-District Team (2016)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2016)

Frese on Confroy: “Kristen is mentally one of the toughest players you’ll see. She accepts every challenge our staff throws at her and never shows any sign of cracking. She has hit numerous big shots for us in big situations and has a knack for rebounding from her position that is tremendous.”

As a Sophomore (2015-16): Named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team...scored 8 points with a rebounds and 2 assists in season opener (Nov. 14)...added 8 points with 5 boards, 4 steals and 3 assists vs. High Point (Nov. 18)...sunk 4 three-pointers for 12 points with 7 rebounds vs. Detroit (Nov. 20)...scored 7 points with 5 boards and an assist vs. Old Dominion (Nov. 26)...grabbed 5 rebounds with 3 assists and a steal vs. South Dakota State (Nov. 27)...scored 8 points off of 2 threes with 2 boards and 2 steals in win over CCSU (Dec. 5)...scored 10 points, all in the second half, off 2 threes, with 4 steals vs. Loyola (Dec. 8)...hit 3 threes for 11 points with 6 boards, an assist and a steal vs. Southern (Dec. 11)...added 2 threes for 8 points with 3 boards and 3 assists in second career start at UMES (Dec. 20)...grabbed 7 rebounds and hit 4 threes that all keyed runs vs. #1 Connecticut (Dec. 28)...went 7-9 from the field for career-high 17 points with 2 steals and a rebounds (Dec. 31)...hit 2 threes with 3 boards and an assist vs. #9 Ohio State (Jan. 2)...added 5 points with 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals and a block vs. Nebraska (Jan. 7)...hit 3 threes for 11 points with 5 rebounds, 2 assists, a block and a steal in 39 minutes at #23 Iowa (Jan. 10)...hit 2 threes to open the game and grabbed 4 rebounds in win at Michigan (Jan. 14)...tied school record of 8 three-pointers for career-high 24 points with career-best 10 rebounds for first career double-double in game vs. #24 Northwestern (Jan. 17)...grabbed 4 boards with a steal in win at Wisconsin (Jan. 20)...added 5 points with 3 rebounds, 3 assists and a steal in win at Penn State (Jan. 27)...added 7 points with 3 boards in win over Indiana (Jan. 30)...scored 13 points with 3 threes, 5 boards and 2 assists in 40 minutes at Purdue (Feb. 2)...hit 3 key threes and her first free throws of the year for 13 points with 5 rebounds in game at #7 Ohio State (Feb. 8)...hit 3 threes and grabbed 4 boards in win vs. Purdue (Feb. 11)...hit a three and went 3-4 at the foul line for 6 points with 6 assists, 4 rebounds, a block and a steal in win at Northwestern (Feb. 14)...went 4-7 from three for 14 points with 3 boards and a steal in a full 40 minutes vs. Michigan (Feb. 17)...added 8 points, 5 boards, an assist and a steal in win at Rutgers (Feb. 21)...sunk 2 threes for 8 points with 4 rebounds, 3 assists vs. Wisconsin (Feb. 25)...hit a three, grabbed 4 rebounds with 4 assists and 2 steals in win over Minnesota that clinched the Big Ten title (Feb. 28)...hit 2 threes with 5 boards, 5 assists and a steal in win over Iowa in Big Ten Quarterfinals (March 1)...hit 4 threes for 14 points with 7 boards, 2 steals and an assist in Big Ten Semifinals vs. Northwestern (March 5)...added a key second half three pointer with 5 assists in Big Ten title win (March 6)...hit a key three and grabbed 9 rebounds with 3 assists in NCAA First Round win over Iona (March 19)...hit 3 threes for 11 points with 4 rebounds and 2 assists in NCAA Second Round vs. Washington (March 21)...Academic All-Big Ten Team.

As a Freshman (2014-15): Added 6 points with 7 assists and 3 rebounds in first career game vs. The Mount (Nov. 14)...scored 9 points with 2 rebounds, 3 assists and a steal vs. Wagner (Nov. 16)...went 3-5 from outside the arc for 11 points off the bench with an assist and a board vs. #25 USF (Nov. 19)...grabbed 4 rebounds in win at George Washington (Nov. 22)...added 5 points with 3 rebounds vs. Washington State (Nov. 29)...scored a career-high 14 points with 2 boards, a block and a steal off the bench at #1 Notre Dame (Dec. 3)...added 10 points with 3 assists vs. Towson (Dec. 7)...added 11 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists off the bench vs. American (Dec. 12)...made first career start in win at Coppin State and added 7 points and 3 rebounds (Dec. 21)...added 3 points with 2 boards, 2 assists and a steal in 7 minutes off the bench vs. Purdue (Jan. 8)...dished 2 assists with a rebound in 5 minutes in win at #23 Minnesota (Jan. 11)...notched an assist in win at #22 Rutgers (Jan. 15)...picked up 3 assists with 2 boards and 4 points vs. Illinois (Jan. 18)...added 8 points with 4 rebounds, and an assist and a steal vs. Michigan State (Jan. 22)...added 5 points with 2 rebounds and 4 assists in win at Indiana (Jan. 25)...hit a key three with 2 boards, 3 assists and a steal in win over #20 Iowa (Feb. 1)...added a three in win at Penn State (Feb. 5)...hit a key three-pointer in first half in win vs. #19 Nebraska (Feb. 8)...hit a three in the first half and had a key steal in win at Michigan State (Feb. 16)...added 2 buckets and an assist in win at Wisconsin (Feb. 19)...hit 2 threes for 9 points with 7 boards and an assist in win over Penn State (Feb. 23)...added a big bucket, a rebound and an assist in Terps’ win at #25 Northwestern to finish 18-0 in conference play (March 1)...added 6 points with 3 rebounds and an assist in win over Michigan State in Big Ten Quarterfinals (March 6)...hit 2 free throws with 2 boards and a steal in win over #24 Northwestern in Big Ten Semifinals (March 7)...added a key three-pointer with an assist in Big Ten Championship game (March 8)...added 5 points with 4 rebounds, 3 assists and a steal in NCAA Tournament debut vs. New Mexico State (March 21)...came in and hit a clutch three to help Terps to second straight Final Four with win over #6 Tennessee (March 30).

Before Maryland: Ranked the No. 51 overall player by Blue Star and No. 55 by All Star Girls Report… averaged 19.3 points, 6.2 assists and 4.6 rebounds per game through her high school career…McDonald's All-American nominee...Cleveland.com Player of the Year as a senior...Miss Basketball finalist as a junior…named a NOC All-Conference player in each of her four seasons and NOC Player of the Year…honored as an All-Star by the Cleveland Plain Dealer and as Player of the Year in her senior year…named First Team All-Ohio as a junior and senior and Third Team as a sophomore…served as team captain and was team MVP in her junior year…named Defensive Player of the Year as a junior…honored with Integrity & Hustle Award…also played softball and soccer at Solon High School…named a Cleveland Plain Dealer All-Star in soccer…named NOC All-Conference in last two years in soccer…named First Team All-Greater Cleveland and Second Team All-District in soccer as a junior…honored as Plain Dealer Player of the Year, NOC Player of the Year and team Offensive Player of the Year in softball as a junior…named NOC All-Conference in all four years in softball…honored as team MVP as a sophomore and served as team captain as a sophomore and a junior.

Personal: Parents are Mark and Pat Confroy...has two brothers, Mark and Daniel...came to Maryland for the great staff, academics, family atmosphere and great opportunities which made it a dream come true...physiology and neurobiology major...intends to become a sports doctor.

CONFROY'S CAREER HIGHS

  Career
Points 24 vs. Northwestern (1/17/16)
Rebounds 10 vs. Northwestern (1/17/16)
FGM 8 vs. Northwestern (1/17/16)
FGA 12 (2X) last vs. Northwestern (1/17/16)
3FGM 8 vs. Northwestern (1/17/16)
3FGA 10 vs. Northwestern (1/17/16)
FTM 4 (2X) last vs. American (12/12/14)
FTA 4 (4X) last at Northwestern (2/14/16)
Assists 7 vs. Mount St. Mary's (11/14/14)
Blocks 1 (5X) last at Northwestern (2/14/16)
Steals 4 (2X) last vs. Loyola (12/8/15)
Minutes 40 (2X) last vs. Michigan (2/17/16)

MISCELLANEOUS STATS

  2015-16  Season Career
Double-Figure Scoring 12 16
Games with a three 31 47
Double-Doubles 1 1
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