23 Kristen Cupples
23 Kristen Cupples
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Clinton, Tenn.
Position: Guard
Previous School: Anderson County HS
gp 28
pts/g 13.6
fg % 42.7
3pt % 38.8
ft % 73.5
reb/g 4.7
a/g 2.0

2018-19

  • Career Totals
    • 996 points
    • 8.6 points per game
    • 361 field goals
    • 41.1 field goal percent
    • 212 three-point field goals
    • 36.9 three-point field goal percentage
    • 388 rebounds
    • 3.3 rebounds per game
    • 148 assists
    • 1.3 assists per game
    • 91 steals
    • 116 games played
    • 59 games started
  • Second team All-Conference Carolinas selection
  • Second in Conference Carolinas, 29th in NCAA Division II with 81 three-point baskets
  • Third in the league and 44th in NCAA Division II with a 38.8 three-point field goal percentage
  • Averaged 13.6 points, 4.7 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game
  • Third in Conference Carolinas with a 1.8 assist to turnover ratio
  • One of three Tornado to start all 28 games
  • Scored in double figures in 25 games
  • Poured in a career-high 20 points at Southern Wesleyan on February 26
  • Made four triples in a game nine times, connected from long range five times at Mount Olive on December 1
  • Grabbed a season-high of nine rebounds on January 8 at Barton
  • Season-high of six assists in a win at Erskine on December 8

2017-18

  • Academic All-Conference selection
  • Appeared in and started in 30 games for the Tornado
  • Ranked second on the team in scoring, averaging 10.9 points per game
  • Shot 42.3 percent from the field and 38.3 percent from long range on the season
  • Ranked third in the conference in three-point field goal makes with 71 and fourth in three-point field goal percentage
  • Averaged 4.6 rebounds per game and 1.2 assists per game
  • Scored in double figures 19 times, including three games with at least 20 points
  • Posted a season-best 21 points in a road win over Erskine College
  • Grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds twice during the season
  • Recorded two double-doubles during the year

2016-17: Made one start in 30 appearances...Scored in double figures five times, including a season-high of 13 points in a win at Barton on January 11...Made at least two three-point bakets in a game eight times, including a season-best four trifectas in the Conference Carolinas Tournament semifinal win over Mount Olive...Set her career-high of five rebounds three times...Matched her career-best of three assists twice...Helped King to first Conference Carolinas Tournament title and first NCAA Tournament appearance.

2015-16: Poured in a career-high 22 points on January 29 against Converse when she went 7-for-11 from the floor and 6-for-8 from three-point range...Eclipsed the 10-point plateau three times...Grabbed a career-high of three rebounds six times...Dished a career-best three assists on January 30 against Southern Wesleyan...Posted three steals in a win against Barton on November 24.

High School:  In 2015 receieved All-State Recognition... Was selected All-Region, District AAA MVP, and District AAA Tournament MVP...Earned Region all-tournament and All-District tournament team honors in 2013-14 while earning honorable mention in 2012-13...Played volleyball and earned District AA MVP recognition in 2014 and All-District honors in 2013.

Personal: Her parents are Mitch and Karen Cupples.

Recent Games
Feb 13 Lees-McRae W, 92-57
Feb 16 at North Greenville L, 79-71
Feb 20 at Converse W, 69-50
Feb 23 Barton L, 78-72
Feb 26 at Southern Wesleyan L, 79-74
Mar 4 at No. 3 Belmont Abbey L, 68-49
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 20
Games started 28 20
Minutes 825 593
Minutes per game 29.5 29.6
FG 137-321 101-233
FG Pct 42.7 43.3
3PT 81-209 61-157
3PT Pct 38.8 38.9
FT 25-34 20-29
FT Pct 73.5 69.0
Off rebounds 10 7
Def rebounds 121 93
Total rebounds 131 100
Rebounds per game 4.7 5.0
Personal fouls 71 55
Disqualifications 2 2
Assists 55 45
Turnovers 31 25
Assist to turnover ratio 1.8 1.8
Steals 29 24
Blocks 6 5
Points 380 283
Points per game 13.6 14.2
Points per 40 min 18.4 19.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 vs. Coker W, 82-67 1 22 5-10 50.0 2-7 28.6 1-1 100.0 13
Nov 10 vs. Tusculum L, 76-55 1 23 4-10 40.0 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 10
Nov 15 UVa-Wise W, 78-62 1 27 3-9 33.3 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 7
Nov 20 at Lincoln Memorial L, 72-69 1 25 5-9 55.6 4-5 80.0 2-2 100.0 16
Dec 1 at Mount Olive L, 69-67 1 38 6-12 50.0 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 17
Dec 8 at Erskine W, 69-63 1 37 4-7 57.1 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 12
Dec 12 Carson-Newman L, 71-65 1 37 6-15 40.0 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 16
Dec 15 at Newberry W, 75-73 1 25 5-10 50.0 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 13
Dec 18 Belmont Abbey L, 74-70 1 31 4-8 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
Dec 29 at UVa-Wise W, 62-54 1 35 2-6 33.3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Jan 2 at Limestone W, 75-63 1 37 6-14 42.9 3-8 37.5 2-3 66.7 17
Jan 5 Converse W, 73-57 1 35 6-14 42.9 4-10 40.0 2-2 100.0 18
Jan 8 at Barton L, 72-53 1 28 4-12 33.3 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 11
Jan 12 Mount Olive W, 66-60 1 30 6-9 66.7 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 17
Jan 16 at Lees-McRae L, 73-67 1 29 4-13 30.8 2-9 22.2 0-0 - 10
Jan 19 at Belmont Abbey W, 79-70 1 30 6-12 50.0 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 17
Jan 21 Erskine W, 61-53 1 16 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 1-2 50.0 7
Jan 26 at Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 65-56 1 26 4-12 33.3 2-7 28.6 2-2 100.0 12
Jan 31 North Greenville W, 63-46 1 23 4-14 28.6 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 12
Feb 2 Southern Wesleyan L, 68-67 1 25 3-10 30.0 3-10 30.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 6 Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 72-66 1 25 5-14 35.7 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 14
Feb 9 Limestone W, 67-61 1 32 6-13 46.2 2-8 25.0 3-4 75.0 17
Feb 13 Lees-McRae W, 92-57 1 26 6-12 50.0 4-8 50.0 0-0 - 16
Feb 16 at North Greenville L, 79-71 1 29 3-11 27.3 1-9 11.1 3-3 100.0 10
Feb 20 at Converse W, 69-50 1 31 7-12 58.3 4-5 80.0 0-2 0.0 18
Feb 23 Barton L, 78-72 1 34 7-12 58.3 1-3 33.3 4-5 80.0 19
Feb 26 at Southern Wesleyan L, 79-74 1 31 8-18 44.4 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 20
Mar 4 at No. 3 Belmont Abbey L, 68-49 1 38 6-19 31.6 4-11 36.4 2-2 100.0 18
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 vs. Coker W, 82-67 1 22 1 3 4 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 -
Nov 10 vs. Tusculum L, 76-55 1 23 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 15 UVa-Wise W, 78-62 1 27 1 1 2 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Nov 20 at Lincoln Memorial L, 72-69 1 25 0 2 2 2 0 - 1 0 2 -
Dec 1 at Mount Olive L, 69-67 1 38 0 2 2 4 3 1.3 2 0 2 -
Dec 8 at Erskine W, 69-63 1 37 0 5 5 6 1 6.0 0 1 2 0
Dec 12 Carson-Newman L, 71-65 1 37 0 8 8 1 2 0.5 0 1 1 0
Dec 15 at Newberry W, 75-73 1 25 1 5 6 2 0 - 2 0 2 -
Dec 18 Belmont Abbey L, 74-70 1 31 0 4 4 2 2 1.0 1 1 5 1
Dec 29 at UVa-Wise W, 62-54 1 35 0 5 5 2 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 2 at Limestone W, 75-63 1 37 0 8 8 3 3 1.0 0 0 2 0
Jan 5 Converse W, 73-57 1 35 0 7 7 2 3 0.7 0 0 3 -
Jan 8 at Barton L, 72-53 1 28 1 8 9 2 1 2.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 12 Mount Olive W, 66-60 1 30 0 5 5 2 0 - 1 0 3 -
Jan 16 at Lees-McRae L, 73-67 1 29 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 19 at Belmont Abbey W, 79-70 1 30 0 3 3 1 0 - 1 3 2 -
Jan 21 Erskine W, 61-53 1 16 0 5 5 2 2 1.0 2 0 5 1
Jan 26 at Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 65-56 1 26 0 5 5 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 31 North Greenville W, 63-46 1 23 0 6 6 0 0 - 3 0 0 -
Feb 2 Southern Wesleyan L, 68-67 1 25 1 5 6 2 1 2.0 3 0 4 -
Feb 6 Emmanuel (Ga.) L, 72-66 1 25 0 4 4 1 0 - 1 0 2 -
Feb 9 Limestone W, 67-61 1 32 1 4 5 3 0 - 2 0 2 -
Feb 13 Lees-McRae W, 92-57 1 26 0 3 3 5 1 5.0 2 0 3 -
Feb 16 at North Greenville L, 79-71 1 29 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 20 at Converse W, 69-50 1 31 2 2 4 2 2 1.0 1 0 4 -
Feb 23 Barton L, 78-72 1 34 2 5 7 2 1 2.0 0 0 4 -
Feb 26 at Southern Wesleyan L, 79-74 1 31 0 6 6 4 1 4.0 2 0 4 -
Mar 4 at No. 3 Belmont Abbey L, 68-49 1 38 0 3 3 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 28 - 14.7 1.9-5.0 37.6 1.0-3.1 31.4 0.2-0.4 63.6 5.0
2016-17 30 1 17.7 1.8-4.7 38.7 1.1-3.2 34.7 0.2-0.3 87.5 5.0
2017-18 30 30 26.4 3.9-9.1 42.3 2.4-6.2 38.4 0.8-1.0 79.3 10.9
2018-19 28 28 29.5 4.9-11.5 42.7 2.9-7.5 38.8 0.9-1.2 73.5 13.6
Total 116 59 22.1 3.1-7.6 41.1 1.8-5.0 36.9 0.5-0.7 75.6 8.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 28 - 411 53-141 37.6 27-86 31.4 7-11 63.6 140
2016-17 30 1 531 55-142 38.7 33-95 34.7 7-8 87.5 150
2017-18 30 30 792 116-274 42.3 71-185 38.4 23-29 79.3 326
2018-19 28 28 825 137-321 42.7 81-209 38.8 25-34 73.5 380
Total 116 59 2559 361-878 41.1 212-575 36.9 62-82 75.6 996
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 28 - 14.7 5.2-13.7 37.6 2.6-8.4 31.4 0.7-1.1 63.6 13.6
2016-17 30 1 17.7 4.1-10.7 38.7 2.5-7.2 34.7 0.5-0.6 87.5 11.3
2017-18 30 30 26.4 5.9-13.8 42.3 3.6-9.3 38.4 1.2-1.5 79.3 16.5
2018-19 28 28 29.5 6.6-15.6 42.7 3.9-10.1 38.8 1.2-1.6 73.5 18.4
Total 116 59 22.1 5.6-13.7 41.1 3.3-9.0 36.9 1.0-1.3 75.6 15.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 28 - 14.7 0.6 1.2 1.8 1.0 0.0 1.0 1.2 0.9 0.8 0.0
2016-17 30 1 17.7 0.5 1.8 2.3 1.1 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.7 0.1
2017-18 30 30 26.4 1.3 3.3 4.6 2.0 0.0 1.2 1.6 0.8 0.6 0.1
2018-19 28 28 29.5 0.4 4.3 4.7 2.5 0.1 2.0 1.1 1.8 1.0 0.2
Total 116 59 22.1 0.7 2.7 3.3 1.7 0.0 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.8 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 28 - 411 18 33 51 28 0 29 34 0.9 23 0
2016-17 30 1 531 14 55 69 32 0 27 26 1.0 22 2
2017-18 30 30 792 38 99 137 61 0 37 49 0.8 17 4
2018-19 28 28 825 10 121 131 71 2 55 31 1.8 29 6
Total 116 59 2559 80 308 388 192 2 148 140 1.1 91 12
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 28 - 14.7 1.8 3.2 5.0 2.7 0.0 2.8 3.3 0.9 2.2 0.0
2016-17 30 1 17.7 1.1 4.1 5.2 2.4 0.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 1.7 0.2
2017-18 30 30 26.4 1.9 5.0 6.9 3.1 0.0 1.9 2.5 0.8 0.9 0.2
2018-19 28 28 29.5 0.5 5.9 6.4 3.4 0.1 2.7 1.5 1.8 1.4 0.3
Total 116 59 22.1 1.3 4.8 6.1 3.0 0.0 2.3 2.2 1.1 1.4 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 28 28 29.5 4.9-11.5 42.7 2.9-7.5 38.8 0.9-1.2 73.5 13.6
Conference 20 20 29.6 5.0-11.7 43.3 3.0-7.8 38.9 1.0-1.4 69.0 14.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 28.4 4.8-11.2 43.3 2.9-7.3 39.8 0.9-1.2 73.3 13.5
Away 14 14 31.4 5.0-11.9 41.9 3.0-7.6 39.3 0.9-1.3 72.2 13.9
Neutral 2 2 22.5 4.5-10.0 45.0 2.0-7.0 28.6 0.5-0.5 100.0 11.5
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Wins 14 14 29.0 4.9-10.4 46.6 2.9-6.6 43.5 0.9-1.4 60.0 13.4
Losses 14 14 29.9 4.9-12.5 39.4 2.9-8.4 35.0 0.9-1.0 92.9 13.7
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November 4 4 24.3 4.2-9.5 44.7 2.2-5.5 40.9 0.8-0.8 100.0 11.5
December 6 6 33.8 4.5-9.7 46.6 2.8-6.5 43.6 0.2-0.3 50.0 12.0
January 9 9 28.2 4.7-11.6 40.4 3.1-8.2 37.8 1.0-1.4 69.2 13.4
February 8 8 29.1 5.6-12.8 44.1 2.9-7.9 36.5 1.2-1.8 71.4 15.4
March 1 1 38.0 6.0-19.0 31.6 4.0-11.0 36.4 2.0-2.0 100.0 18.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 28 28 825 137-321 42.7 81-209 38.8 25-34 73.5 380
Conference 20 20 593 101-233 43.3 61-157 38.9 20-29 69.0 283
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 12 12 341 58-134 43.3 35-88 39.8 11-15 73.3 162
Away 14 14 439 70-167 41.9 42-107 39.3 13-18 72.2 195
Neutral 2 2 45 9-20 45.0 4-14 28.6 1-1 100.0 23
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Wins 14 14 406 68-146 46.6 40-92 43.5 12-20 60.0 188
Losses 14 14 419 69-175 39.4 41-117 35.0 13-14 92.9 192
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November 4 4 97 17-38 44.7 9-22 40.9 3-3 100.0 46
December 6 6 203 27-58 46.6 17-39 43.6 1-2 50.0 72
January 9 9 254 42-104 40.4 28-74 37.8 9-13 69.2 121
February 8 8 233 45-102 44.1 23-63 36.5 10-14 71.4 123
March 1 1 38 6-19 31.6 4-11 36.4 2-2 100.0 18
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 28 28 29.5 6.6-15.6 42.7 3.9-10.1 38.8 1.2-1.6 73.5 18.4
Conference 20 20 29.6 6.8-15.7 43.3 4.1-10.6 38.9 1.3-2.0 69.0 19.1
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 12 12 28.4 6.8-15.7 43.3 4.1-10.3 39.8 1.3-1.8 73.3 19.0
Away 14 14 31.4 6.4-15.2 41.9 3.8-9.7 39.3 1.2-1.6 72.2 17.8
Neutral 2 2 22.5 8.0-17.8 45.0 3.6-12.4 28.6 0.9-0.9 100.0 20.4
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Wins 14 14 29.0 6.7-14.4 46.6 3.9-9.1 43.5 1.2-2.0 60.0 18.5
Losses 14 14 29.9 6.6-16.7 39.4 3.9-11.2 35.0 1.2-1.3 92.9 18.3
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November 4 4 24.3 7.0-15.7 44.7 3.7-9.1 40.9 1.2-1.2 100.0 19.0
December 6 6 33.8 5.3-11.4 46.6 3.3-7.7 43.6 0.2-0.4 50.0 14.2
January 9 9 28.2 6.6-16.4 40.4 4.4-11.7 37.8 1.4-2.0 69.2 19.1
February 8 8 29.1 7.7-17.5 44.1 3.9-10.8 36.5 1.7-2.4 71.4 21.1
March 1 1 38.0 6.3-20.0 31.6 4.2-11.6 36.4 2.1-2.1 100.0 18.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 28 28 29.5 0.4 4.3 4.7 2.5 0.1 2.0 1.1 1.8 1.0 0.2
Conference 20 20 29.6 0.3 4.7 5.0 2.8 0.1 2.3 1.3 1.8 1.2 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 28.4 0.4 4.8 5.2 2.8 0.2 1.9 1.0 1.9 1.3 0.2
Away 14 14 31.4 0.3 4.3 4.6 2.2 0.0 2.1 1.2 1.8 0.9 0.3
Neutral 2 2 22.5 0.5 2.0 2.5 3.0 - 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 14 14 29.0 0.4 4.4 4.9 2.6 0.1 2.3 0.9 2.5 1.1 0.3
Losses 14 14 29.9 0.3 4.2 4.5 2.4 0.1 1.6 1.3 1.3 0.9 0.1
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November 4 4 24.3 0.5 1.8 2.3 2.5 - 1.3 0.5 2.5 0.5 0.0
December 6 6 33.8 0.2 4.8 5.0 2.5 0.2 2.8 1.3 2.1 1.0 0.5
January 9 9 28.2 0.1 5.6 5.7 2.3 0.1 1.6 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.3
February 8 8 29.1 0.8 4.0 4.8 3.1 - 2.4 0.9 2.7 1.4 0.0
March 1 1 38.0 0.0 3.0 3.0 0.0 - 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 28 28 825 10 121 131 71 2 55 31 1.8 29 6
Conference 20 20 593 7 93 100 55 2 45 25 1.8 24 5
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 341 5 57 62 34 2 23 12 1.9 16 2
Away 14 14 439 4 60 64 31 0 30 17 1.8 13 4
Neutral 2 2 45 1 4 5 6 - 2 2 1.0 0 0
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Wins 14 14 406 6 62 68 37 1 32 13 2.5 16 4
Losses 14 14 419 4 59 63 34 1 23 18 1.3 13 2
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November 4 4 97 2 7 9 10 - 5 2 2.5 2 0
December 6 6 203 1 29 30 15 1 17 8 2.1 6 3
January 9 9 254 1 50 51 21 1 14 12 1.2 10 3
February 8 8 233 6 32 38 25 - 19 7 2.7 11 0
March 1 1 38 0 3 3 0 - 0 2 0.0 0 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 28 28 29.5 0.5 5.9 6.4 3.4 0.1 2.7 1.5 1.8 1.4 0.3
Conference 20 20 29.6 0.5 6.3 6.7 3.7 0.1 3.0 1.7 1.8 1.6 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 12 28.4 0.6 6.7 7.3 4.0 0.2 2.7 1.4 1.9 1.9 0.2
Away 14 14 31.4 0.4 5.5 5.8 2.8 0.0 2.7 1.5 1.8 1.2 0.4
Neutral 2 2 22.5 0.9 3.6 4.4 5.3 0.0 1.8 1.8 1.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 14 14 29.0 0.6 6.1 6.7 3.6 0.1 3.2 1.3 2.5 1.6 0.4
Losses 14 14 29.9 0.4 5.6 6.0 3.2 0.1 2.2 1.7 1.3 1.2 0.2
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November 4 4 24.3 0.8 2.9 3.7 4.1 0.0 2.1 0.8 2.5 0.8 0.0
December 6 6 33.8 0.2 5.7 5.9 3.0 0.2 3.3 1.6 2.1 1.2 0.6
January 9 9 28.2 0.2 7.9 8.0 3.3 0.2 2.2 1.9 1.2 1.6 0.5
February 8 8 29.1 1.0 5.5 6.5 4.3 0.0 3.3 1.2 2.7 1.9 0.0
March 1 1 38.0 0.0 3.2 3.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.1 0.0 0.0 0.0