Dilja Larusdottir

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PLAYER INFORMATION

  • Name: Dilja Larusdottir (Born June 2003)
  • From: Reykjavik, Iceland
  • Club: Stjarnan
  • Position: Poinguard/Guard
  • Height: 1.75 cm / 5´9
  • Upper secondary education: Sports mangt.
  • Study in college: Undecided
  • Interests: Relax with friends, watch movies, all things related to basketball

HIGHLIGHTS TO DATE

  • 4-star player, 3 time most impr / once MVP in local club Fjolnir
  • Teams leading scorer, 24.3 pts (54%, 30% in 3s), assist leader 2.5.
  • Plays with club Stjarnan in d2, each team w. 1 US pro, 2/3 European
  • Season avg: 24.3 pts, 5.4 reb, 3.3 steals, 2.5 assists
  • Last six games 20+ points per game, exploded for season high 35 points on Oct 24th
  • Season highs in a game: 9 reb, 7 assists, 8 steals
  • Season performance, to be selected on league 5 man All Star team
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STRENGTHS

  • Prolific scorer, great drives to the basket with strong finishes
  • Great shooter, both mid-range and in 3s
  • Athlete, outstanding cross-over, body movement, vertical jump
  • Difficult to guard due to quick first step and changes in speed
  • Tremendous development as a point guard this season
  • Is becoming a great shooter – good consistency this season

IMPROVEMENT AREAS

  • Can improve on the defensive end – use quickness on D also
  • Is fast developing as a premier PG, whether to pass or shoot

OVERALL ASSESSMENT / FURTHER INFORMATION

  • An athlete who is controlling the speed and explosiveness
  • Most exciting player in women’s basketball in Iceland this season
  • Keeps improving all aspects of her game each month

Links to game films (white/blue jersey number 13)

Reference:

Audur Olafsdottir, coach Stjarnan: Mobile +354-846-3750, email: audur_6@hotmail.com

Hlynur B, manager of youth program at Stjarnan bball club. Mobile: +354-849-5607, email: korfuboltibarna@stjarnan.is