2 Alison Smolinski
2 Alison Smolinski
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: North Royalton, Ohio
High School: North Royalton
Position: Guard
Major: Special Education
gp 3
pts/g 10.0
fg % 38.7
3pt % 33.3
ft % -
reb/g 2.7
a/g 0.7

Alison Smolinski Biography

2016-17 (Sophomore) | Game-By-Game Stats: Played in 28 games and started 18 at guard while emerging as one of the premier shooters in the Horizon League... Led the Horizon League with 85 3-pointers overall and 61 during league play... Set a new school record for 3s per game with 3.0 per contest... Her 85 total 3s were the third-most in school history behind Nikki Arbanas' 89 in 2015-16 and Heather Karner's 87 in 2007-08... Smolinski played six fewer games than Arbanas and three fewer than Karner... Led the Penguins with 12.5 points per game and tied for the team lead with 349 total points... Became the first guard to lead the team in scoring average since Karner in 2007-08... Added 87 rebounds, 31 assists and 26 steals for averages of 3.1 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 0.9 steals... Averaged 15.6 points and 3.4 rebounds in conference play... Shot an efficient 39.7 percent from beyond the arc, which ranked fourth in the conference... Shot 43.3 percent from long distance in conference play... Ranked seventh in the league in scoring during conference play... Averaged three 3s per game overall and 3.8 3s in league play... Made 14 more 3s than any other player in league play despite missing 11 quarters with an injury... On the national level, ranked 19th in Division I in 3s per game and 40th in total 3s... Ended the season on an absolute tear... From Jan. 14 through the end of YSU's season on March 3, she made 63 3-pointers in 15 games... That was more than any other player in the country during that span... Tied a single-game school record by making eight 3-pointers against Cleveland State on Jan. 16, and she made at least five 3s in a game six times... Concluded the season by making six 3s against Valparaiso, which was the most ever by a Penguin in the conference tournament... Was the only player to post two 30-point games during league play, scoring 30 against Cleveland State (1/16) and Northern Kentucky (2/16)... Made seven 3s against NKU... Scored in double figures 18 times, 14 of which came against league opponents... Made multiple 3-pointers in 21 of her 28 games, including 12 straight from Jan. 14 through Feb. 18... Grabbed six rebounds four times... Had three assists four times.

2015-16 (Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats: Played in all 34 games to tie a school record and made 19 starts... Made 15 of those starts consecutively from Nov. 24 through Jan. 23... Also started the final four games of the regular season before being hampered by an injury in the Horizon League Tournament and the WBI... Scored 189 points with 56 rebounds and 30 assists for averages of 5.6 points, 1.6 rebounds and 0.9 assists... Averaged 4.2 points and 1.8 rebounds in conference play... Made 43 3-pointers, which ranked fourth on the team and was the third-most ever by a YSU freshman... Reached double figures in scoring five times... Made multiple 3-pointers 10 times... Scored a career-best 22 points while making six 3-pointers in the win over Kent State (12/12)... Made four 3s and scored 16 points at Niagara in the second game of her career (11/17)... Also made four 3s in a 13-point effort at Milwaukee (2/13)... Grabbed a career-best six rebounds at Northern Kentucky (3/3)... Posted a career-best four assists at UIC (1/21)... Had two steals twice.

High School: Named First-Team All-Ohio and the Northeast Lakes District Player of the Year at Division I as a senior... Set school records for 3-pointers in a career (200), season (79) and game (6) as well as varsity games played (97)... Finished second in North Royalton history with 1,269 career points... Named the school's Outstanding Female Athlete... Averaged 15.1 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals in leading North Royalton to a 25-2 record as a senior... The Bears finished No. 1 in the final regular season cleveland.com girls basketball top 25...Named a Plain Dealer All-Star First-Team selection... Was named team MVP... Had 17 points in the district title game against Berea-Midpark... Scored 16 points in the Greater Cleveland Basketball Coaches Association All-Star Games... Recorded her 1,000th career point on Dec. 26 against Padua... Averaged 14 points while earning Special Mention All-Ohio and First-Team All-District honors as a junior... The Plain Dealer listed her among the top 10 Cleveland-area players to watch heading into her senior year, and writers suggested she was the most complete player in the area... Was an Honorable Mention All-Ohio selection as a sophomore when she averaged 13.5 points.

Personal: Major is special education... Parents are Robert and Rachel... Has a brother (Tyler)... Is the 2016-17 recipient of the Herbert O. Zimmer Athletic Scholarship.

Recent Games
Nov 4 Davis & Elkins
Nov 10 at Pittsburgh L, 66-58
Nov 14 Kent State L, 55-44
Nov 18 at Loyola Chicago W, 73-49
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 3 -
Games started 3 -
Minutes 88 -
Minutes per game 29.3 -
FG 12-31 0-0
FG Pct 38.7 -
3PT 6-18 0-0
3PT Pct 33.3 -
FT 0-0 0-0
FT Pct - -
Off rebounds 2 -
Def rebounds 6 -
Total rebounds 8 -
Rebounds per game 2.7 -
Personal fouls 7 -
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 2 -
Turnovers 6 -
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 -
Steals 4 -
Blocks 0 -
Points 30 0
Points per game 10.0 -
Points per 40 min 13.6 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 4 Davis & Elkins   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Pittsburgh L, 66-58 1 32 3-11 27.3 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 8
Nov 14 Kent State L, 55-44 1 28 3-12 25.0 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 7
Nov 18 at Loyola Chicago W, 73-49 1 28 6-8 75.0 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 15
Nov 20 Ohio Valley   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 Bucknell   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at Robert Morris   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 at American   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 5 at Akron   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 at Saint Francis (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 Penn State-Beaver   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 Oakland   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 UIC   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 IUPUI   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Green Bay   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Milwaukee   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 at Wright State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Wright State   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Oakland   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at IUPUI   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at UIC   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Milwaukee   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Green Bay   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 4 Davis & Elkins   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 at Pittsburgh L, 66-58 1 32 1 2 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 14 Kent State L, 55-44 1 28 0 2 2 1 3 0.3 3 0 3 0
Nov 18 at Loyola Chicago W, 73-49 1 28 1 2 3 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Nov 20 Ohio Valley   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 24 Bucknell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at Robert Morris   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 at American   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 5 at Akron   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 at Saint Francis (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 16 Northern Arizona   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 Penn State-Beaver   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 28 Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 Oakland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 UIC   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 6 IUPUI   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Green Bay   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Milwaukee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 15 at Wright State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 at Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Wright State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Oakland   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Detroit Mercy   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at IUPUI   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 10 at UIC   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 Milwaukee   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Green Bay   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at Northern Kentucky   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Cleveland State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 34 19 17.6 1.8-5.5 32.4 1.3-4.2 29.9 0.7-1.1 63.2 5.6
2016-17 28 18 27.9 4.1-10.6 38.3 3.0-7.6 39.7 1.3-1.7 76.6 12.5
2017-18 3 3 29.3 4.0-10.3 38.7 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
Total 65 40 22.6 2.9-8.0 36.2 2.1-5.8 35.6 0.9-1.3 70.6 8.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 34 19 597 61-188 32.4 43-144 29.9 24-38 63.2 189
2016-17 28 18 781 114-298 38.3 85-214 39.7 36-47 76.6 349
2017-18 3 3 88 12-31 38.7 6-18 33.3 0-0 - 30
Total 65 40 1466 187-517 36.2 134-376 35.6 60-85 70.6 568
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 34 19 17.6 4.1-12.6 32.4 2.9-9.6 29.9 1.6-2.5 63.2 12.7
2016-17 28 18 27.9 5.8-15.3 38.3 4.4-11.0 39.7 1.8-2.4 76.6 17.9
2017-18 3 3 29.3 5.5-14.1 38.7 2.7-8.2 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 13.6
Total 65 40 22.6 5.1-14.1 36.2 3.7-10.3 35.6 1.6-2.3 70.6 15.5
  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 34 19 17.6 0.5 1.2 1.6 1.4 0.0 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.5 0.1
2016-17 28 18 27.9 1.3 1.9 3.1 2.5 0.0 1.1 1.7 0.6 0.9 0.2
2017-18 3 3 29.3 0.7 2.0 2.7 2.3 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.3 1.3 0.0
Total 65 40 22.6 0.8 1.5 2.3 1.9 0.0 1.0 1.4 0.7 0.7 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 34 19 597 16 40 56 47 0 30 34 0.9 18 5
2016-17 28 18 781 35 52 87 71 1 31 48 0.6 26 5
2017-18 3 3 88 2 6 8 7 0 2 6 0.3 4 0
Total 65 40 1466 53 98 151 125 1 63 88 0.7 48 10
  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 34 19 17.6 1.1 2.7 3.8 3.1 0.0 2.0 2.3 0.9 1.2 0.3
2016-17 28 18 27.9 1.8 2.7 4.5 3.6 0.1 1.6 2.5 0.6 1.3 0.3
2017-18 3 3 29.3 0.9 2.7 3.6 3.2 0.0 0.9 2.7 0.3 1.8 0.0
Total 65 40 22.6 1.4 2.7 4.1 3.4 0.0 1.7 2.4 0.7 1.3 0.3
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 3 3 29.3 4.0-10.3 38.7 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 1 1 28.0 3.0-12.0 25.0 1.0-7.0 14.3 0.0-0.0 - 7.0
Away 2 2 30.0 4.5-9.5 47.4 2.5-5.5 45.5 0.0-0.0 - 11.5
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Wins 1 1 28.0 6.0-8.0 75.0 3.0-4.0 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 15.0
Losses 2 2 30.0 3.0-11.5 26.1 1.5-7.0 21.4 0.0-0.0 - 7.5
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November 3 3 29.3 4.0-10.3 38.7 2.0-6.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 3 3 88 12-31 38.7 6-18 33.3 0-0 - 30
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
-
Home 1 1 28 3-12 25.0 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 7
Away 2 2 60 9-19 47.4 5-11 45.5 0-0 - 23
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 1 1 28 6-8 75.0 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 15
Losses 2 2 60 6-23 26.1 3-14 21.4 0-0 - 15
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November 3 3 88 12-31 38.7 6-18 33.3 0-0 - 30
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 3 3 29.3 5.5-14.1 38.7 2.7-8.2 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 13.6
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Home 1 1 28.0 4.3-17.1 25.0 1.4-10.0 14.3 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
Away 2 2 30.0 6.0-12.7 47.4 3.3-7.3 45.5 0.0-0.0 - 15.3
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
-
Wins 1 1 28.0 8.6-11.4 75.0 4.3-5.7 75.0 0.0-0.0 - 21.4
Losses 2 2 30.0 4.0-15.3 26.1 2.0-9.3 21.4 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
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November 3 3 29.3 5.5-14.1 38.7 2.7-8.2 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 13.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 3 3 29.3 0.7 2.0 2.7 2.3 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.3 1.3 0.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 1 28.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.0
Away 2 2 30.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 2.0 - 0.5 1.5 0.3 0.5 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 1 1 28.0 1.0 2.0 3.0 2.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 1.0 0.0
Losses 2 2 30.0 0.5 2.0 2.5 2.5 0.0 0.5 2.0 0.3 1.5 0.0
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November 3 3 29.3 0.7 2.0 2.7 2.3 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.3 1.3 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 3 3 88 2 6 8 7 0 2 6 0.3 4 0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 1 28 0 2 2 3 0 1 3 0.3 3 0
Away 2 2 60 2 4 6 4 - 1 3 0.3 1 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 1 28 1 2 3 2 - 1 2 0.5 1 0
Losses 2 2 60 1 4 5 5 0 1 4 0.3 3 0
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November 3 3 88 2 6 8 7 0 2 6 0.3 4 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 3 3 29.3 0.9 2.7 3.6 3.2 0.0 0.9 2.7 0.3 1.8 0.0
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 1 1 28.0 0.0 2.9 2.9 4.3 0.0 1.4 4.3 0.3 4.3 0.0
Away 2 2 30.0 1.3 2.7 4.0 2.7 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.3 0.7 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 1 1 28.0 1.4 2.9 4.3 2.9 0.0 1.4 2.9 0.5 1.4 0.0
Losses 2 2 30.0 0.7 2.7 3.3 3.3 0.0 0.7 2.7 0.3 2.0 0.0
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November 3 3 29.3 0.9 2.7 3.6 3.2 0.0 0.9 2.7 0.3 1.8 0.0