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Joncelyn Peterkin

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JONCELYN PETERKIN

Position: Center
Height: 6-2
Class: Sophomore
Hometown: West Mifflin, Pa.
High school: West Mifflin

Year  G-GS  FGs (Pct.) 3FGs Fts (Pct.)  Reb.  S Pts.  Avg. 
2008-09  11-10  38-90 (.422) 0-1  23-42 (.548)  98 (8.9) 34  10  99  9.0 

Profile: Peterkin is a sophomore center who transferred from Carlow. As a freshman last year, she averaged 9.0 points, 8.9 rebounds and 3.1 blocks per game. She played 11 games for the Celtics before missing the second semester. Her final game was Dec. 13, and at that time she was among the AMC leaders in rebounds and blocks. Peterkin gives the Pioneers a long and athletic post presence on offense and defense.

2008-09: Peterkin recorded three double-doubles in 11 games. She had a career-high 20 points along with 14 rebounds vs. Penn State-Beaver. Peterkin had a career-high 17 rebounds to go with 14 point and six blocks vs. Ursuline. In a loss to Point Park, she had eight points, 14 rebounds and three blocks (Nov. 18).

High school: Peterkin was a two-time WPIAL all-section first teamer at West Mifflin. She was named to the Daily News Fabulous 15 team in 2007-08 when she led the Titans to the WPIAL Class-AAA title game. She averged 10.0 points, 10.0 rebounds and 5.6 blocks per game that year.