14 Melinda Trimmer
14 Melinda Trimmer
Height: 5-7
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Beloit, Ohio
High School: West Branch
Position: Guard
Major: Biology/Pre-Med
gp 27
pts/g 3.9
fg % 42.3
3pt % 42.4
ft % 80.6
reb/g 2.0
a/g 1.4

Melinda Trimmer Biography

2016-17 (Sophomore) | Game-By-Game Stats: Played in 27 games and made six starts at guard... Scored 105 points while grabbing 53 rebounds and posting 38 assists for averages of 3.9 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.4 assists... Averaged 5.3 points, 2.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 16 Horizon League contests... Shot 42.4 percent overall from 3-point range and 46.2 percent from beyond the arc against conference foes... Had a very solid end to the season by averaging 7.2 points and 2.5 assists over the Penguins' final 13 games... Had 42 points in the first 44 games of her career before scoring 94 in the final 13 contests of 2016-17... Played at least 14 minutes in each of the final 13 games after playing a high of 12 in the first 17 games of the campaign... Scored a career-high 14 points and went 7-for-7 from the free-throw line while playing 39 minutes in an overtime win over Northern Kentucky (2/16)... Scored seven of those points in overtime... Also scored 11 points at UIC (2/4) and 10 points against Green Bay (1/26)... Grabbed a season high six rebounds and scored eight points at Valparaiso (2/2)... Posted a career high seven assists at Milwaukee (2/9).

2015-16 (Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats: Appeared in 30 games overall and 15 games in Horizon League play... Scored 31 points and dished out 18 assists for averages of 1.0 points and 0.6 assists... Played at least 10 minutes 11 times, including four of the final six games of the season... Scored a career-high eight points in 18 minutes against Lake Erie (12/16)... Played a season-high 24 minutes versus Salem International (12/14)... Scored in the final four games of Horizon League play.

High School: Honored as the Ohio Division II Co-Player of the Year as a senior and was a two-time Northeastern Buckeye Conference Player of the Year... Was a four-year starter at point guard and team captain twice... Has eight entries in the OHSAA Record Book, ranking third in career assists (800) and season assists (262), fourth in assists in a game (19) and career games played (107), seventh in season free-throw percentage (90 percent), eighth in career free-throw percentage (83 percent), ninth in consecutive free throws made (36) and 26th in career free throws made (425)... Also finished her career as West Branch's all-time leader in career points (1,748), assists and free-throw percentage... Led West Branch in scoring and assists all four years as the Warriors posted a 94-13 record... In addition to being named the Ohio Co-Player of the Year, was also named First-Team All-Ohio, Academic All-Ohio, Northeast Inland District Player of the Year, NBC Player of the Year, Vindicator Player of the Year and WKBN/WYTV Player of the Year as a senior... Averaged school records of 19.7 points and 9.0 assists... Nominated for the Ohio Associated Press Ms. Basketball award... West Branch went 27-2 and advanced to the state final four for the first time in 11 years... Named Second-Team All-Ohio at Division II, First-Team All-NBC and first-team all-district as a junior when she averaged 17.8 points... Was the NBC Player of the Year, first-team all-district and special mention all-state as a sophomore... Named first-team all-conference as a freshman... Graduated as the valedictorian of her class with a 4.0 GPA and earned the OHSAA Gold and Silver Certificate, the United States Army National Scholar Athlete Award and the United States Marine Corps Athletic Achievement Award... Was also a three-time all-district and all-county honoree as a four-year starter in soccer.

Personal: Major is biolody/pre-med... Parents are Earl and Sharon... Has two brothers (Victor and Brock)... Comes from a Penguin family as her two brothers and her father have attended Youngstown State... Is the 2016-17 recipient of The Charles and Dorothy Butler Scholarship.

Recent Games
Feb 11 at Green Bay L, 75-41
Feb 16 Northern Kentucky W, 77-73
Feb 18 Wright State L, 68-64
Feb 23 Oakland L, 80-58
Feb 25 Detroit Mercy L, 83-67
Mar 3 vs. Valparaiso L, 79-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 16
Games started 6 5
Minutes 359 279
Minutes per game 13.3 17.4
FG 33-78 26-57
FG Pct 42.3 45.6
3PT 14-33 12-26
3PT Pct 42.4 46.2
FT 25-31 21-25
FT Pct 80.6 84.0
Off rebounds 11 10
Def rebounds 42 32
Total rebounds 53 42
Rebounds per game 2.0 2.6
Personal fouls 24 21
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 38 33
Turnovers 33 23
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 1.4
Steals 8 6
Blocks 0 0
Points 105 85
Points per game 3.9 5.3
Points per 40 min 11.7 12.2
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Clarion   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 American L, 77-64 - 7 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 14 at Pittsburgh L, 63-50 - 3 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 at Hawaii L, 72-50 - 10 0-4 0.0 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 20 vs. Sacramento State W, 102-94 - 12 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Nov 23 Tiffin W, 84-62 - 6 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Nov 28 at Northern Arizona L, 70-49 - 11 1-2 50.0 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 4
Dec 3 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 69-68 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 6 Akron L, 76-74 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 10 at Kent State L, 75-60 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 17 Cornell L, 80-75 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Point Park W, 84-71 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 31 at Cleveland State L, 71-68 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 at Wright State L, 71-58 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 7 at Northern Kentucky L, 87-81 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 12 UIC W, 70-54 - 6 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 14 Valparaiso W, 76-70 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Cleveland State W, 92-67 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 20 at Detroit Mercy L, 80-63 - 15 3-7 42.9 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 22 at Oakland L, 80-54 - 14 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 4
Jan 26 Green Bay L, 84-51 - 14 3-4 75.0 1-1 100.0 3-3 100.0 10
Jan 28 Milwaukee L, 78-74 - 21 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 6
Feb 2 at Valparaiso L, 77-60 - 25 3-6 50.0 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 8
Feb 4 at UIC W, 65-59 - 28 3-6 50.0 2-4 50.0 3-3 100.0 11
Feb 9 at Milwaukee L, 86-82 1 23 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Feb 11 at Green Bay L, 75-41 1 23 2-6 33.3 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 16 Northern Kentucky W, 77-73 1 39 3-8 37.5 1-2 50.0 7-7 100.0 14
Feb 18 Wright State L, 68-64 1 17 1-1 100.0 1-1 100.0 1-2 50.0 4
Feb 23 Oakland L, 80-58 1 25 4-5 80.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 25 Detroit Mercy L, 83-67 - 22 1-4 25.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 3 vs. Valparaiso L, 79-62 1 26 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 9
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Clarion   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 American L, 77-64 - 7 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 0
Nov 14 at Pittsburgh L, 63-50 - 3 0 3 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 18 at Hawaii L, 72-50 - 10 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 1 -
Nov 20 vs. Sacramento State W, 102-94 - 12 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 23 Tiffin W, 84-62 - 6 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Nov 28 at Northern Arizona L, 70-49 - 11 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 3 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 69-68 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 6 Akron L, 76-74 - 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Dec 10 at Kent State L, 75-60 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 17 Cornell L, 80-75 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 Point Park W, 84-71 - 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dec 31 at Cleveland State L, 71-68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 5 at Wright State L, 71-58 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 7 at Northern Kentucky L, 87-81 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 12 UIC W, 70-54 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 0
Jan 14 Valparaiso W, 76-70 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 16 Cleveland State W, 92-67 - 2 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 20 at Detroit Mercy L, 80-63 - 15 2 2 4 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 22 at Oakland L, 80-54 - 14 1 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Jan 26 Green Bay L, 84-51 - 14 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 0
Jan 28 Milwaukee L, 78-74 - 21 0 5 5 3 1 3.0 1 0 2 -
Feb 2 at Valparaiso L, 77-60 - 25 2 4 6 3 4 0.8 0 0 1 -
Feb 4 at UIC W, 65-59 - 28 1 4 5 2 2 1.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 9 at Milwaukee L, 86-82 1 23 1 0 1 7 2 3.5 0 0 2 -
Feb 11 at Green Bay L, 75-41 1 23 0 5 5 4 1 4.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 16 Northern Kentucky W, 77-73 1 39 2 2 4 3 4 0.8 2 0 2 0
Feb 18 Wright State L, 68-64 1 17 0 2 2 1 3 0.3 0 0 3 0
Feb 23 Oakland L, 80-58 1 25 0 4 4 4 2 2.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 25 Detroit Mercy L, 83-67 - 22 1 4 5 3 0 - 0 0 3 0
Mar 3 vs. Valparaiso L, 79-62 1 26 0 1 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 1 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 30 - 7.7 0.3-1.4 19.0 0.2-0.7 25.0 0.3-0.5 66.7 1.0
2016-17 27 6 13.3 1.2-2.9 42.3 0.5-1.2 42.4 0.9-1.1 80.6 3.9
2017-18 31 - 7.3 0.4-1.4 29.5 0.2-0.6 35.0 0.7-0.7 95.5 1.7
2018-19 3 - 25.0 1.7-4.0 41.7 0.3-1.7 20.0 2.0-2.0 100.0 5.7
Total 91 6 9.8 0.6-1.9 33.5 0.3-0.9 34.6 0.7-0.8 83.8 2.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 30 - 232 8-42 19.0 5-20 25.0 10-15 66.7 31
2016-17 27 6 359 33-78 42.3 14-33 42.4 25-31 80.6 105
2017-18 31 - 225 13-44 29.5 7-20 35.0 21-22 95.5 54
2018-19 3 - 75 5-12 41.7 1-5 20.0 6-6 100.0 17
Total 91 6 891 59-176 33.5 27-78 34.6 62-74 83.8 207
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 30 - 7.7 1.4-7.2 19.0 0.9-3.4 25.0 1.7-2.6 66.7 5.3
2016-17 27 6 13.3 3.7-8.7 42.3 1.6-3.7 42.4 2.8-3.5 80.6 11.7
2017-18 31 - 7.3 2.3-7.8 29.5 1.2-3.6 35.0 3.7-3.9 95.5 9.6
2018-19 3 - 25.0 2.7-6.4 41.7 0.5-2.7 20.0 3.2-3.2 100.0 9.1
Total 91 6 9.8 2.6-7.9 33.5 1.2-3.5 34.6 2.8-3.3 83.8 9.3
  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 30 - 7.7 0.0 0.9 0.9 0.5 0.0 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.1 0.0
2016-17 27 6 13.3 0.4 1.6 2.0 0.9 0.0 1.4 1.2 1.2 0.3 0.0
2017-18 31 - 7.3 0.0 0.7 0.8 0.4 0.0 0.6 0.7 1.0 0.2 0.0
2018-19 3 - 25.0 1.3 2.0 3.3 0.7 0.0 3.3 1.3 2.5 0.0 0.0
Total 91 6 9.8 0.2 1.1 1.3 0.6 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.1 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 30 - 232 0 27 27 14 0 18 21 0.9 2 0
2016-17 27 6 359 11 42 53 24 0 38 33 1.2 8 0
2017-18 31 - 225 1 23 24 11 0 20 21 1.0 6 1
2018-19 3 - 75 4 6 10 2 0 10 4 2.5 0 0
Total 91 6 891 16 98 114 51 0 86 79 1.1 16 1
  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 30 - 7.7 0.0 4.7 4.7 2.4 0.0 3.1 3.6 0.9 0.3 0.0
2016-17 27 6 13.3 1.2 4.7 5.9 2.7 0.0 4.2 3.7 1.2 0.9 0.0
2017-18 31 - 7.3 0.2 4.1 4.3 2.0 0.0 3.6 3.7 1.0 1.1 0.2
2018-19 3 - 25.0 2.1 3.2 5.3 1.1 0.0 5.3 2.1 2.5 0.0 0.0
Total 91 6 9.8 0.7 4.4 5.1 2.3 0.0 3.9 3.5 1.1 0.7 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 6 13.3 1.2-2.9 42.3 0.5-1.2 42.4 0.9-1.1 80.6 3.9
Conference 16 5 17.4 1.6-3.6 45.6 0.8-1.6 46.2 1.3-1.6 84.0 5.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 3 12.5 1.2-2.6 44.1 0.5-0.9 50.0 1.1-1.2 87.5 3.8
Away 12 2 13.2 1.2-3.1 37.8 0.6-1.6 36.8 0.8-1.1 76.9 3.8
Neutral 2 1 19.0 2.0-3.5 57.1 0.5-1.0 50.0 0.5-1.0 50.0 5.0
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Wins 8 1 12.1 0.9-2.2 38.9 0.4-0.9 42.9 1.4-1.5 91.7 3.5
Losses 19 5 13.8 1.4-3.2 43.3 0.6-1.4 42.3 0.7-1.0 73.7 4.1
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November 6 - 8.2 0.5-2.3 21.4 0.2-0.8 20.0 0.7-1.0 66.7 1.8
December 4 - 1.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 8 - 9.6 1.0-2.4 42.1 0.2-0.8 33.3 1.2-1.6 76.9 3.5
February 8 5 25.3 2.2-4.8 47.4 1.2-2.5 50.0 1.4-1.5 91.7 7.1
March 1 1 26.0 4.0-7.0 57.1 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 9.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 6 359 33-78 42.3 14-33 42.4 25-31 80.6 105
Conference 16 5 279 26-57 45.6 12-26 46.2 21-25 84.0 85
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 3 163 15-34 44.1 6-12 50.0 14-16 87.5 50
Away 12 2 158 14-37 37.8 7-19 36.8 10-13 76.9 45
Neutral 2 1 38 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 10
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Wins 8 1 97 7-18 38.9 3-7 42.9 11-12 91.7 28
Losses 19 5 262 26-60 43.3 11-26 42.3 14-19 73.7 77
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November 6 - 49 3-14 21.4 1-5 20.0 4-6 66.7 11
December 4 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
January 8 - 77 8-19 42.1 2-6 33.3 10-13 76.9 28
February 8 5 202 18-38 47.4 10-20 50.0 11-12 91.7 57
March 1 1 26 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 9
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 6 13.3 3.7-8.7 42.3 1.6-3.7 42.4 2.8-3.5 80.6 11.7
Conference 16 5 17.4 3.7-8.2 45.6 1.7-3.7 46.2 3.0-3.6 84.0 12.2
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 3 12.5 3.7-8.3 44.1 1.5-2.9 50.0 3.4-3.9 87.5 12.3
Away 12 2 13.2 3.5-9.4 37.8 1.8-4.8 36.8 2.5-3.3 76.9 11.4
Neutral 2 1 19.0 4.2-7.4 57.1 1.1-2.1 50.0 1.1-2.1 50.0 10.5
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Wins 8 1 12.1 2.9-7.4 38.9 1.2-2.9 42.9 4.5-4.9 91.7 11.5
Losses 19 5 13.8 4.0-9.2 43.3 1.7-4.0 42.3 2.1-2.9 73.7 11.8
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November 6 - 8.2 2.4-11.4 21.4 0.8-4.1 20.0 3.3-4.9 66.7 9.0
December 4 - 1.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 8 - 9.6 4.2-9.9 42.1 1.0-3.1 33.3 5.2-6.8 76.9 14.5
February 8 5 25.3 3.6-7.5 47.4 2.0-4.0 50.0 2.2-2.4 91.7 11.3
March 1 1 26.0 6.2-10.8 57.1 1.5-3.1 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 13.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 6 13.3 0.4 1.6 2.0 0.9 0.0 1.4 1.2 1.2 0.3 0.0
Conference 16 5 17.4 0.6 2.0 2.6 1.3 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.4 0.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 3 12.5 0.2 1.5 1.7 0.8 0.0 1.2 1.2 1.0 0.5 0.0
Away 12 2 13.2 0.7 1.7 2.3 1.1 0.0 1.6 1.3 1.3 0.1 0.0
Neutral 2 1 19.0 0.0 1.5 1.5 0.5 0.0 1.5 1.0 1.5 0.5 0.0
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Wins 8 1 12.1 0.4 1.1 1.5 0.4 0.0 1.1 1.4 0.8 0.5 0.0
Losses 19 5 13.8 0.4 1.7 2.2 1.1 0.0 1.5 1.2 1.3 0.2 0.0
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November 6 - 8.2 0.2 1.5 1.7 0.3 0.0 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.2 0.0
December 4 - 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
January 8 - 9.6 0.4 0.9 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.8 0.6 1.2 0.5 0.0
February 8 5 25.3 0.9 3.1 4.0 1.9 0.0 3.4 2.3 1.5 0.3 0.0
March 1 1 26.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 - 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 6 359 11 42 53 24 0 38 33 1.2 8 0
Conference 16 5 279 10 32 42 21 0 33 23 1.4 6 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 3 163 3 19 22 10 0 16 16 1.0 6 0
Away 12 2 158 8 20 28 13 0 19 15 1.3 1 0
Neutral 2 1 38 0 3 3 1 0 3 2 1.5 1 0
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Wins 8 1 97 3 9 12 3 0 9 11 0.8 4 0
Losses 19 5 262 8 33 41 21 0 29 22 1.3 4 0
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November 6 - 49 1 9 10 2 0 4 6 0.7 1 0
December 4 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0
January 8 - 77 3 7 10 6 0 6 5 1.2 4 0
February 8 5 202 7 25 32 15 0 27 18 1.5 2 0
March 1 1 26 0 1 1 1 - 1 1 1.0 1 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 27 6 13.3 1.2 4.7 5.9 2.7 0.0 4.2 3.7 1.2 0.9 0.0
Conference 16 5 17.4 1.4 4.6 6.0 3.0 0.0 4.7 3.3 1.4 0.9 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 3 12.5 0.7 4.7 5.4 2.5 0.0 3.9 3.9 1.0 1.5 0.0
Away 12 2 13.2 2.0 5.1 7.1 3.3 0.0 4.8 3.8 1.3 0.3 0.0
Neutral 2 1 19.0 0.0 3.2 3.2 1.1 0.0 3.2 2.1 1.5 1.1 0.0
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Wins 8 1 12.1 1.2 3.7 4.9 1.2 0.0 3.7 4.5 0.8 1.6 0.0
Losses 19 5 13.8 1.2 5.0 6.3 3.2 0.0 4.4 3.4 1.3 0.6 0.0
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November 6 - 8.2 0.8 7.3 8.2 1.6 0.0 3.3 4.9 0.7 0.8 0.0
December 4 - 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 24.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
January 8 - 9.6 1.6 3.6 5.2 3.1 0.0 3.1 2.6 1.2 2.1 0.0
February 8 5 25.3 1.4 5.0 6.3 3.0 0.0 5.3 3.6 1.5 0.4 0.0
March 1 1 26.0 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.5 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.0 1.5 0.0