10 Kareema Conteh
10 Kareema Conteh
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Riverdale, Md.
High School: Parkdale
Position: G

As a Junior (2016-17): Kareema appeared in 27 games for the Yellow Jackes, starting 24 of them and averaging nearly 27 minutes per game...She averaged 7.7 points, 2.7 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game and her 723 total minutes were second on the team 209 points on the season were good for fourth on the team...She scored in double figures 9 times this season including a season-high 18 points in a win against Washington & Lee on Nov. 29 going 6 for 12 from the floor and 5 for 5 from the charity stripe...Conteh handed out 5 assists in an away loss to Guilford on Jan. 14...She also grabbed 6 rebounds in a Dec. 30 loss to Elizabethtown while adding 9 points in that game.

As a sophomore (2015-16): Conteh played in nine games for the Yellow Jackets... She scored eight points and recorded three steals in game versus Shenandoah (02/02/16)... Finished season with 70.0 free throw percentage and 3.4 points per game... Was named to the ODAC All-Academic Team.

As a freshman (2014-15): Conteh made her first collegiate start against Guilford where she recorded seven points and two assists… Kareema appeared in 23 games in her first season with the Yellow Jackets, averaging 11.8 minutes per game…She had a season high of 15 points against Lynchburg (1/6/15)...Conteh finished the season with 87 points, 37 rebounds, and 30 assists.

Personal: Kareema attended Parkdale High School where she played basketball, volleyball and softball...In her basketball prep career, Kareema scored 1,220 points with 506 points in her senior season and scored 30+ points in eight games...Conteh averaged six assists, six steals and seven rebounds...She led Prince George County in Free Throw Percentage with 74 percent...As a junior, Conteh received MVP of Basketball and Athlete of the Year honors at Parkdale...As a senior, Conteh was Prince George County 4A leading scorer and received Maryland Second Team All-Gazette and Washington Post Honorable Mention All-Met Team honors...Off the court, Conteh was a member of the Student Government Association.

Stats: 2014