22 Makenzie Mason
22 - Makenzie Mason
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Doylestown, Pa.
High School: Central Bucks West
Position: G
Major: Occupational Therapy
gp 15
pts/g 13.0
fg % 46.6
3pt % 26.0
ft % 83.3
reb/g 7.4
a/g 2.5
  • Three-year letter-winner who has played in 87 games and made 61 starts in her first three seasons with the Lady Royals, averaging 23.4 minutes per game
  • Has totaled 797 points, 503 rebounds, 215 assists, 93 blocks, and 56 steals over her first three years at Scranton
  • Enjoyed a historic junior season where she was named the National Jesuit Player of the Year, the Landmark Conference Player of the Year, the D3hoops.com Mid-Atlantic Region Player of the Year, and to the D3hoops.com All-American Team
  • Had a breakout sophomore season in which she earned First Team All-Landmark Conference honors and D3hoops.com Third Team All-Mid-Atlantic Region accolades
  • Is fourth all-time in program history in 3-point field goal percentage (.371), eighth in field goal percentage (.510), and ninth in total blocks (93)

Junior Season (2018-19)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Was the leader throughout the Lady Royals’ run to the NCAA Final Four, as she led the team in scoring/rebounding average, ending the year averaging 14 points a game and 7.6 rebounds per contest
  • Also led the team in blocked shots with 53, assists with 100 (3.1 per game), and free throws made with 69 (2.2 per game)
  • Started and played in 32 games at guard/forward, going into double-figures in the scoring column on 26 different occasions
  • Had 10 double-doubles, the last coming in the NCAA Tournament Third Round against Christopher Newport on Mar. 8 (18 points, 10 rebounds); also had eight assists in Christopher Newport game
  • Led the Lady Royals in scoring in 15 games and rebounding in 18 contests
  • Went over the 20-point plateau four times, with her best game coming in the Landmark Conference Semifinals against Moravian (Feb. 21), as she poured in a career-high 29 points
  • Other 20-point games came in non-conference play: vs. Wilkes on Nov. 17 (24 points), vs. York at home on Dec. 10 (23 points) and at Gwynedd Mercy on Dec. 18 (24 points)
  • Tied the school record for highest field goal percentage in a game in the York victory, shooting 10-of-11 from the floor (.909) to match a record set in 1985
  • Snatched a career-high 18 rebounds at Goucher on Feb. 16
  • Went on to earn NCAA All-Tournament honors after going into double-figures in scoring in four of the five games the Lady Royals played in
  • Scored 18 points in two tournament games (Christopher Newport on Mar. 8 and Thomas More on Mar. 15); also had a double-double in the NCAA First Round win over New England College (16 points, 10 rebounds)

Sophomore Season (2017-18)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Appeared in all 30 games and made 29 starts while averaging 28.0 minutes per game
  • Earned First Team All-Landmark Conference and D3hoops.com All-Mid-Atlantic Third Team honors
  • Ranked second on the team in scoring (9.7 ppg), rebounding (6.6 rpg), assists (95), blocks (32), and steals (24) while totaling 292 points and 199 rebounds
  • Shot 50.5 percent from the field, 36.9 percent from three-point range, and a team-best 86.7 percent from the free throw line
  • Scored a career-high 20 points in a 98-94 win over Moravian on January 17 in the Long Center
  • Reached double-figures in 15 games including in three of the team's five postseason games
  • Scored 10 points, had nine rebounds, and blocked five shots in a 59-58 overtime victory over Juniata in the Landmark Conference championship game on February 24
  • Recorded a double-double on 11 points and 11 rebounds in Scranton's 68-48 win over Keuka in the first round of the NCAA Tournament
  • Totaled 16 points, nine rebounds, four assists, and four blocks in a 55-46 victory over Cabrini in the second round of the NCAA Tournament

Freshman Season (2016-17)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Played in 25 games off the Lady Royals bench in her first season in the program, logging 7.2 minutes per game
  • Averaged 2.2 points a contest and 2.5 rebounds a game; also recorded 20 assists, eight blocks, and four steals
  • Logged double-digit playing time in seven games, with the high coming at Susquehanna on Feb. 15, where she played 17 minutes in a Lady Royals victory
  • Had her best game of the season in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament vs. SUNY-Poly, where she scored nine points, pulled down four rebounds, and had three assists and two blocks in Scranton's 76-65 win
  • Scored seven points in back-to-back games against Juniata (Dec. 3) and Marywood (Dec. 14)
  • Scored in 13 games on the year, tallying points in three of the final four contests of the season for Scranton

Career Highs

  • Points: 29, vs. MORAVIAN, Feb. 21, 2019
  • Rebounds: 18, at Goucher, Feb. 16, 2019
  • Assists: 7, vs. ELIZABETHTOWN, Jan. 6, 2018
  • Blocks: 5, on two occasions
  • Steals: 3, vs. SUSQUEHANNA, Feb. 14, 2018

Awards & Honors

  • National Jesuit Player of the Year (2018-19)
  • NCAA Tournament All-Tournament Team (2019)
  • D3hoops.com Second Team All-American (2018-19)
  • D3hoops.com Middle-Atlantic Region Player of the Year (2018-19)
  • D3hoops.com First Team All-Middle Atlantic Region (2018-19)
  • D3hoops.com Second Team All-Mid-Atlantic Region (2017-18)
  • Landmark Conference Player of the Year (2018-19)
  • All-Landmark Conference First Team (2017-18, 2018-19)
  • National Jesuit Player of the Week (Feb. 20, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week (Jan. 29, 2018, Feb. 18, 2019)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (Nov. 27, 2017, Dec. 17, 2018)
  • Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll (2019)

High School/Personal

  • Prepped at Central Bucks West High School, earning four varsity letters in basketball
  • Helped team finish runners-up at the 2015 PIAA State Championship, as C.B. West won both their District and League (Suburban One) Championships
  • 2015-16 First Team All-Conference selection and a Second-Team All-Intel selection. 2014-15 Second Team All-Conference pick, as well 
  • Was the MVP of the Maggie Luca's Play-by-Play Classic and the Blue Chip Super Showcase Tournament
  • Scored 862 points in her career at C.B. West
  • The daughter of Jonathan and Debi Mason
  • Father is a graduate of Massachusetts Maritime Academy, while mother graduated from Boston University
  • Father played football at Massachusetts Maritime, while mother played field hockey at Boston
  • Has two younger siblings: Taylor and Jonathan. Taylor plays field hockey at the University of Maryland.
Recent Games
Dec 21 Rosemont W, 100-44
Dec 28 vs. No. 9 George Fox L, 54-44
Dec 30 vs. St. Vincent W, 63-57
Jan 11 Elizabethtown L, 78-70
Jan 15 at Moravian W, 74-48
Jan 18 at Catholic L, 65-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 4
Games started 14 3
Minutes 412 113
Minutes per game 27.5 28.3
FG 81-174 19-46
FG Pct 46.6 41.3
3PT 13-50 4-13
3PT Pct 26.0 30.8
FT 20-24 10-13
FT Pct 83.3 76.9
Off rebounds 31 8
Def rebounds 80 24
Total rebounds 111 32
Rebounds per game 7.4 8.0
Personal fouls 18 4
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 37 8
Turnovers 36 12
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 0.7
Steals 20 2
Blocks 11 2
Points 195 52
Points per game 13.0 13.0
Points per 40 min 18.9 18.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 vs. Ursinus W, 75-64 1 30 3-12 25.0 1-6 16.7 2-2 100.0 9
Nov 16 at Gwynedd Mercy W, 91-74 1 28 8-15 53.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 16
Nov 23 at King's (Pa.) W, 77-69 1 29 8-13 61.5 0-2 0.0 1-1 100.0 17
Nov 24 vs. Wilkes W, 78-42 1 21 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 12
Nov 26 Marywood W, 78-35 1 22 7-12 58.3 2-3 66.7 2-2 100.0 18
Dec 3 at No. 8 DeSales W, 59-48 1 37 6-10 60.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 13
Dec 7 at Goucher W, 69-35 1 16 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 18 Elmira W, 95-43 1 17 2-7 28.6 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 7
Dec 19 Misericordia W, 75-57 1 29 5-10 50.0 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 10
Dec 21 Rosemont W, 100-44 1 18 4-8 50.0 2-4 50.0 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 28 vs. No. 9 George Fox L, 54-44 1 34 7-14 50.0 0-4 0.0 1-2 50.0 15
Dec 30 vs. St. Vincent W, 63-57 1 34 6-17 35.3 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 14
Jan 11 Elizabethtown L, 78-70 1 35 9-19 47.4 1-6 16.7 4-5 80.0 23
Jan 15 at Moravian W, 74-48 - 25 4-11 36.4 3-3 100.0 1-2 50.0 12
Jan 18 at Catholic L, 65-62 1 37 4-11 36.4 0-4 0.0 5-6 83.3 13
Jan 22 Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Juniata   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Drew   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Catholic   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 Moravian   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Drew   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Goucher   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 vs. Ursinus W, 75-64 1 30 1 6 7 5 4 1.3 2 0 3 0
Nov 16 at Gwynedd Mercy W, 91-74 1 28 2 11 13 2 5 0.4 0 3 3 0
Nov 23 at King's (Pa.) W, 77-69 1 29 3 12 15 3 4 0.8 3 1 1 -
Nov 24 vs. Wilkes W, 78-42 1 21 6 0 6 1 0 - 2 0 1 0
Nov 26 Marywood W, 78-35 1 22 2 5 7 3 1 3.0 3 1 1 0
Dec 3 at No. 8 DeSales W, 59-48 1 37 1 1 2 0 4 0.0 0 1 4 0
Dec 7 at Goucher W, 69-35 1 16 3 3 6 0 0 - 1 0 1 0
Dec 18 Elmira W, 95-43 1 17 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 1 0 1 0
Dec 19 Misericordia W, 75-57 1 29 5 4 9 4 2 2.0 3 1 0 0
Dec 21 Rosemont W, 100-44 1 18 1 1 2 3 3 1.0 2 0 0 0
Dec 28 vs. No. 9 George Fox L, 54-44 1 34 0 4 4 2 0 - 0 1 0 0
Dec 30 vs. St. Vincent W, 63-57 1 34 1 8 9 4 0 - 2 1 0 0
Jan 11 Elizabethtown L, 78-70 1 35 3 6 9 5 3 1.7 0 0 0 0
Jan 15 at Moravian W, 74-48 - 25 1 8 9 2 4 0.5 0 1 2 0
Jan 18 at Catholic L, 65-62 1 37 1 7 8 1 5 0.2 1 1 1 0
Jan 22 Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Drew   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 12 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Goucher   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 25 - 7.2 0.9-2.0 44.9 0.1-0.5 25.0 0.4-0.6 64.3 2.2
2017-18 30 29 28.0 3.6-7.1 50.5 0.8-2.2 36.9 1.7-2.0 86.7 9.7
2018-19 32 32 31.8 5.4-10.4 52.3 1.0-2.6 39.0 2.2-2.6 83.1 14.0
2019-20 15 14 27.5 5.4-11.6 46.6 0.9-3.3 26.0 1.3-1.6 83.3 13.0
Total 102 75 24.0 3.8-7.5 50.0 0.7-2.0 34.4 1.5-1.8 82.9 9.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 25 - 179 22-49 44.9 3-12 25.0 9-14 64.3 56
2017-18 30 29 840 108-214 50.5 24-65 36.9 52-60 86.7 292
2018-19 32 32 1018 174-333 52.3 32-82 39.0 69-83 83.1 449
2019-20 15 14 412 81-174 46.6 13-50 26.0 20-24 83.3 195
Total 102 75 2449 385-770 50.0 72-209 34.4 150-181 82.9 992
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 25 - 7.2 4.9-10.9 44.9 0.7-2.7 25.0 2.0-3.1 64.3 12.5
2017-18 30 29 28.0 5.1-10.2 50.5 1.1-3.1 36.9 2.5-2.9 86.7 13.9
2018-19 32 32 31.8 6.8-13.1 52.3 1.3-3.2 39.0 2.7-3.3 83.1 17.6
2019-20 15 14 27.5 7.9-16.9 46.6 1.3-4.9 26.0 1.9-2.3 83.3 18.9
Total 102 75 24.0 6.3-12.6 50.0 1.2-3.4 34.4 2.4-3.0 82.9 16.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 25 - 7.2 0.4 2.0 2.5 0.6 0.0 0.8 0.8 1.1 0.2 0.3
2017-18 30 29 28.0 1.0 5.6 6.6 1.4 0.0 3.2 1.7 1.8 0.8 1.1
2018-19 32 32 31.8 1.5 6.1 7.6 1.8 0.0 3.1 2.3 1.4 0.9 1.7
2019-20 15 14 27.5 2.1 5.3 7.4 1.2 0.0 2.5 2.4 1.0 1.3 0.7
Total 102 75 24.0 1.2 4.8 6.0 1.3 0.0 2.5 1.8 1.4 0.7 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 25 - 179 11 51 62 15 0 20 19 1.1 4 8
2017-18 30 29 840 31 168 199 42 0 95 52 1.8 24 32
2018-19 32 32 1018 48 194 242 58 0 100 73 1.4 28 53
2019-20 15 14 412 31 80 111 18 0 37 36 1.0 20 11
Total 102 75 2449 121 493 614 133 0 252 180 1.4 76 104
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 25 - 7.2 2.5 11.4 13.9 3.4 0.0 4.5 4.2 1.1 0.9 1.8
2017-18 30 29 28.0 1.5 8.0 9.5 2.0 0.0 4.5 2.5 1.8 1.1 1.5
2018-19 32 32 31.8 1.9 7.6 9.5 2.3 0.0 3.9 2.9 1.4 1.1 2.1
2019-20 15 14 27.5 3.0 7.8 10.8 1.7 0.0 3.6 3.5 1.0 1.9 1.1
Total 102 75 24.0 2.0 8.1 10.0 2.2 0.0 4.1 2.9 1.4 1.2 1.7
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 15 14 27.5 5.4-11.6 46.6 0.9-3.3 26.0 1.3-1.6 83.3 13.0
Conference 4 3 28.3 4.8-11.5 41.3 1.0-3.2 30.8 2.5-3.2 76.9 13.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 5 5 24.2 5.4-11.2 48.2 1.2-4.0 30.0 2.0-2.2 90.9 14.0
Away 6 5 28.7 5.3-10.8 49.2 0.7-2.0 33.3 1.2-1.5 77.8 12.5
Neutral 4 4 29.8 5.5-13.2 41.5 0.8-4.5 16.7 0.8-1.0 75.0 12.5
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Wins 12 11 25.5 5.1-10.8 46.9 1.0-3.0 33.3 0.8-0.9 90.9 12.0
Losses 3 3 35.3 6.7-14.7 45.5 0.3-4.7 7.1 3.3-4.3 76.9 17.0
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November 5 5 26.0 6.4-12.4 51.6 0.6-2.2 27.3 1.0-1.0 100.0 14.4
December 7 7 26.4 4.6-10.1 45.1 0.9-3.7 23.1 0.7-0.9 83.3 10.7
January 3 2 32.3 5.7-13.7 41.5 1.3-4.3 30.8 3.3-4.3 76.9 16.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 15 14 412 81-174 46.6 13-50 26.0 20-24 83.3 195
Conference 4 3 113 19-46 41.3 4-13 30.8 10-13 76.9 52
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 5 5 121 27-56 48.2 6-20 30.0 10-11 90.9 70
Away 6 5 172 32-65 49.2 4-12 33.3 7-9 77.8 75
Neutral 4 4 119 22-53 41.5 3-18 16.7 3-4 75.0 50
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Wins 12 11 306 61-130 46.9 12-36 33.3 10-11 90.9 144
Losses 3 3 106 20-44 45.5 1-14 7.1 10-13 76.9 51
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November 5 5 130 32-62 51.6 3-11 27.3 5-5 100.0 72
December 7 7 185 32-71 45.1 6-26 23.1 5-6 83.3 75
January 3 2 97 17-41 41.5 4-13 30.8 10-13 76.9 48
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 15 14 27.5 7.9-16.9 46.6 1.3-4.9 26.0 1.9-2.3 83.3 18.9
Conference 4 3 28.3 6.7-16.3 41.3 1.4-4.6 30.8 3.5-4.6 76.9 18.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 5 5 24.2 8.9-18.5 48.2 2.0-6.6 30.0 3.3-3.6 90.9 23.1
Away 6 5 28.7 7.4-15.1 49.2 0.9-2.8 33.3 1.6-2.1 77.8 17.4
Neutral 4 4 29.8 7.4-17.8 41.5 1.0-6.1 16.7 1.0-1.3 75.0 16.8
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Wins 12 11 25.5 8.0-17.0 46.9 1.6-4.7 33.3 1.3-1.4 90.9 18.8
Losses 3 3 35.3 7.5-16.6 45.5 0.4-5.3 7.1 3.8-4.9 76.9 19.2
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November 5 5 26.0 9.8-19.1 51.6 0.9-3.4 27.3 1.5-1.5 100.0 22.2
December 7 7 26.4 6.9-15.4 45.1 1.3-5.6 23.1 1.1-1.3 83.3 16.2
January 3 2 32.3 7.0-16.9 41.5 1.6-5.4 30.8 4.1-5.4 76.9 19.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 15 14 27.5 2.1 5.3 7.4 1.2 0.0 2.5 2.4 1.0 1.3 0.7
Conference 4 3 28.3 2.0 6.0 8.0 1.0 0.0 2.0 3.0 0.7 0.5 0.5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 5 24.2 2.4 4.0 6.4 0.4 0.0 3.4 2.0 1.7 1.8 0.4
Away 6 5 28.7 1.8 7.0 8.8 2.0 0.0 1.3 3.7 0.4 0.8 1.2
Neutral 4 4 29.8 2.0 4.5 6.5 1.0 0.0 3.0 1.0 3.0 1.5 0.5
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Wins 12 11 25.5 2.3 5.3 7.5 1.4 0.0 2.4 2.3 1.0 1.6 0.8
Losses 3 3 35.3 1.3 5.7 7.0 0.3 0.0 2.7 2.7 1.0 0.3 0.7
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November 5 5 26.0 2.8 6.8 9.6 1.8 0.0 2.8 2.8 1.0 2.0 1.0
December 7 7 26.4 1.7 3.6 5.3 0.9 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.5 1.3 0.6
January 3 2 32.3 1.7 7.0 8.7 1.0 0.0 2.7 4.0 0.7 0.3 0.7
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 15 14 412 31 80 111 18 0 37 36 1.0 20 11
Conference 4 3 113 8 24 32 4 0 8 12 0.7 2 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 5 121 12 20 32 2 0 17 10 1.7 9 2
Away 6 5 172 11 42 53 12 0 8 22 0.4 5 7
Neutral 4 4 119 8 18 26 4 0 12 4 3.0 6 2
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Wins 12 11 306 27 63 90 17 0 29 28 1.0 19 9
Losses 3 3 106 4 17 21 1 0 8 8 1.0 1 2
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November 5 5 130 14 34 48 9 0 14 14 1.0 10 5
December 7 7 185 12 25 37 6 0 15 10 1.5 9 4
January 3 2 97 5 21 26 3 0 8 12 0.7 1 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 15 14 27.5 3.0 7.8 10.8 1.7 0.0 3.6 3.5 1.0 1.9 1.1
Conference 4 3 28.3 2.8 8.5 11.3 1.4 0.0 2.8 4.2 0.7 0.7 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 5 5 24.2 4.0 6.6 10.6 0.7 0.0 5.6 3.3 1.7 3.0 0.7
Away 6 5 28.7 2.6 9.8 12.3 2.8 0.0 1.9 5.1 0.4 1.2 1.6
Neutral 4 4 29.8 2.7 6.1 8.7 1.3 0.0 4.0 1.3 3.0 2.0 0.7
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Wins 12 11 25.5 3.5 8.2 11.8 2.2 0.0 3.8 3.7 1.0 2.5 1.2
Losses 3 3 35.3 1.5 6.4 7.9 0.4 0.0 3.0 3.0 1.0 0.4 0.8
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November 5 5 26.0 4.3 10.5 14.8 2.8 0.0 4.3 4.3 1.0 3.1 1.5
December 7 7 26.4 2.6 5.4 8.0 1.3 0.0 3.2 2.2 1.5 1.9 0.9
January 3 2 32.3 2.1 8.7 10.7 1.2 0.0 3.3 4.9 0.7 0.4 0.8