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Sofia

Roma

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Center
Height: 6'2"
Year: Redshirt Senior
City/State: Richmond Hill, N.Y.
High School: Wagner College

Bio

 

Is physical, aggressive, and verbal ... is a banger by nature and does not quit, which adds to the competitiveness of  practices ... will sit out the 2017-18 season, after transferring from Wagner.

As a Redshirt Junior at Duke (2017-18):
Missed most of the season due to recovering from a knee injury ... made her Duke debut against Boston College on Jan. 25 pulling down four rebounds and notching two points ... made an impact in the fourth quarter against Wake Forest notching five points, four rebounds, one assist and one steal in a career-high 13 minutes ... saw action in 12 games.

As a Junior at Duke (2016-17):

Redshirted due to NCAA transfer rules.

As a Sophomore at Wagner (2015-16):

Started 27-of-28 games ... averaged 10.0 rebounds, 5.7 points and 2.1 blocks ... collected 14 games with 10 or more rebounds ... her 10.0 rebounding average ranked 25th nationally and second in the Northeastern Conference ... led the Northeastern Conference with an 11.2 per game average in league games only ... her career-high 22 rebounds against Mount St. Mary’s was tied for the 14th-most in a single game in Division I in 2015-16 ... notched six double-doubles ... swatted a career-high eight shots against Robert Morris.

2015 Pan Am Games:

Saw action in four games as team totaled a 1-3 record in Toronto, Canada.

As a Freshman at Wagner (2014-15):

Averaged 5.8 rebounds, 3.2 points and 1.0 blocks ... appeared in 28-of-29 contests ... led the squad with 29 blocked shots ... pulled down a season-high 18 rebounds versus Saint Francis ... notched five double-digit rebounding games ... scored a season-high 11 points versus Central Connecticut.

High School/AAU:

Led her Nazareth Regional H.S. squad to a 21-7 record and to its third straight Class “A” State Championship ... runner up finish in 2014 GCHSAA State Finals ... ranked as the No. 3 prospect in the state of New York and among the top 125 nationally by Maxpreps ... competed with the Exodus NYC AAU Club team ... member of the 2013 Central America U-17 Team that competed in El Salvador ... competed on the 2011 Puerto Rican National Team that played in the Mexico U-16 Americas Tournament ... 

Personal:

Full name is Sofia Roma … born November 21, 1996 in Manhattan, N.Y. … daughter of Virginia Hortas ... has two sisters, Gloriana (24) and Katia (25), and one brother, Riccardo (22) ... received a degree in political science in May of 2018 from Duke ... an ACC Honor Roll selection in 2017-18 ... enrolled in the MMS Program at the Duke Fuqua School of Business in 2018-19.

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