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Jewell Loyd

Jewell Loyd
No. 24 – Seattle Storm
Position Point guard
League WNBA
Personal information
Born (1993-10-05) October 5, 1993
Lincolnwood, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Career information
High school Niles West (Skokie, Illinois)
College Notre Dame (2012–2015)
WNBA draft 2015 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall
Selected by the Seattle Storm
Pro career 2015–present
Career history
2015–present Seattle Storm
Career highlights and awards
WNBA Rookie of the Year (2015)

Jewell Loyd (born October 5, 1993) is a professional basketball player. She was drafted first overall in the 2015 WNBA Draft by the Seattle Storm. She played college basketball at Notre Dame.

Born in Chicago, Illinois, Loyd was a four-year starter for Niles West High School in Skokie, Illinois, where she averaged 24.8 points and 11.9 rebounds per game and scored 3,077 career points, leading the team to a 93-31 record during that time.

In her final season for Notre Dame, she was named ESPN's women's college basketball player of the year as the Fighting Irish advanced to the NCAA championship game for the second year in a row. Loyd scored 1,909 points in her college career, Notre Dame's fifth-highest total ever.[1]


  • Notre Dame statistics 1
  • Awards and Honors 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Notre Dame statistics


Year Team GP Points FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
2012-13 Notre Dame 36 450 44.7 41.3 82.0 5.2 2.1 1.0 0.3 12.5
2013-14 Notre Dame 37 687 51.7 39.8 80.8 6.5 2.1 1.6 0.5 18.6
2014-15 Notre Dame 39 772 44.3 30.8 82.6 5.3 3.0 1.5 0.4 19.8
Career Notre Dame 112 1909 47.0 36.7 81.9 5.7 2.4 1.4 0.4 17.0

Awards and Honors

  • 2015—WNBA Rookie of the Year[3]


  1. ^ "Jewell Loyd". Retrieved 22 Apr 2015. 
  2. ^ "Women's Basketball Player stats". NCAA. Retrieved 25 Sep 2015. 
  3. ^ "Storm’s Jewell Loyd Headlines 2015 WNBA All-Rookie Team". September 24, 2015. Retrieved 25 Sep 2015. 

External links

  • Notre Dame bio
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