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 Kaydia Kentish 20
Kaydia Kentish
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kingston, Jamaica

High School:
Kingston

Last College:
Tallahassee Community College

Height:
6-3

Position:
Forward

02/01/2007

Boston College vs. #2 North Carolina

Boston College vs. #2 North Carolina

2007-08 (Senior)

Played in 25 games, started two ... Went 8-for-14 from the field (57%) ... Averaged 5.3 minutes a game ... Finished the season with 20 points and 17 rebounds ... Had seven blocks in the season ... Had a season high six points vs. Colgate on Dec. 27 and vs. Yale on Jan. 13 ... Grabbed a season-high five rebounds and had six points vs. Yale ... Had six points and two rebounds vs. Colgate ... Played five minutes but came up with a big defensive stop and rebound in the final minute of play vs. La Salle ... Played four minutes vs. Fairfield.

2006-07 (Junior)
Played in 29 games, started 13 ... Finished the season with 112 points, 96 rebounds and 20 steals ... Opened her career at BC with 11 points, five rebound performance in a win over Sacred Heart ... Played a career high 42 minutes in a double-overtime loss to Ohio State ... Had a season-high 14 points, and nine rebounds in a win over North Carolina Central ... Had 11 points and five rebounds in a win over Central Connecticut ... Against Colgate, she had eight points and eight rebounds ... Notched 10 points in an overtime loss to Virginia ... Had a career-high four steals and grabbed six rebounds in the ACC tournament loss to Virginia Tech.

Prior to BC
Played for two seasons at Tallahassee Community College in Florida ... Played in 28 games, started 26 ... Averaged 8.8 points and 5.5 rebounds a game ... She led the team in points scored (245), defensive rebounds (93) and blocked shots (16) ... Was second on the team in scoring and steals (53) ... Named to the All-Panhandle second-team after helping the Lady Eagles to a 15-13 record ... Notched a career-high 12 rebounds vs. Louisiana State University-Eunice in December 8, 2005 ... Attended Kingston Technical High School in Jamaica ... Received a Certificate of Merit in athletics ...Was twice named to the All-Florida Community College Activities Association Academic Team.

Personal
Born on July 16, 1984 ... Kaydia is the daughter of Richard and Lylette Kentish ... Has five sisters and nine brothers ... Brother Richard will be a junior at Southern New Hampshire and play on the men's soccer team ... Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences as an economics major.

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