Karynda DuPree - Women's Basketball
Over the past week, Senior Karynda DuPree continued her steady play for the Iona College women’s basketball program. The lone captain averaged 12.3 points per game, 7.0 rebounds per game, and 1.5 blocks per game. Her efforts aided the Maroon & Gold to a 2-1 week, earning wins at VCU and at home against Manhattan.
On Wednesday, Nov. 30 against the Rams, DuPree played 35 minutes, scoring six points while pulling down seven rebounds and dishing out two assists.
In the Gaels’ MAAC opener against the Jaspers on Friday, Dec. 2, the Milwaukee, WI native scored a career-high 16 points on 8-for-11 shooting. She pulled down seven rebounds while contributing a steal and block on the defensive end.
On Sunday, Dec. 4 at Fairfield, DuPree recorded her second-straight double-digit scoring outing, finishing with 15 points. She had a game-high three blocks.
Thus far this season, DuPree is averaging a career-best 10.5 points per game, 7.4 rebounds per game. She leads the team with 17 blocks. She has five double-digit scoring outings, matching her career-total before her senior season began.