11 Melissa Scherpenberg
11 Melissa Scherpenberg
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cincinnati, OH
High School: McAuley
Position: F
Major: Early Childhood Education
gp 29
pts/g 13.4
fg % 52.3
3pt % 15.6
ft % 71.7
reb/g 11.1
a/g 1.1

2015-16: First Team All-GLIAC selection…Named a CoSIDA Third Team Academic All-American… Named to GLIAC Academic Excellence team…Started all 29 games played…Averaged 30 minutes per game…Tallied career-high 25 points and career-high seven steals in season-opener against Alderson-Broaddus (11/13)…Pulled down season-high 17 boards against Ashland (1/28)…Tallied season-high six blocks against Trevecca Nazarene (11/24)…Shot a field goal percentage of 52.3 and a free throw percentage of 71.7…Averaged a double-double with 13.4 points per game and 11.1 rebounds per game.

2014-15: GLIAC South Division Player of the Week (11/24)…Averaged 11.5 points per game and 9.8 rebounds per game…Notched 14 double-doubles on the season…Ranked second in the GLIAC in rebounds and eighth in field goal percentage (51.0)…Tied season high in scoring with 19 points against both Cedarville (11/15) and Ashland (2/19)…Also had 18 point performances at Lake Erie (2/21) and Tiffin (2/26)…Scored in double figures in 15 games…Grabbed season-high 17 rebounds against St. Joseph’s (11/22)…Grabbed 15 rebounds in games against Indianapolis (11/29) and Ferris State (12/14)…Had 10 or more rebounds in 14 games…Shot 50 percent or better in 14 games.

2013-14: Named to GLIAC Preseason South Division Second Team...Posted three consecutive double-doubles against Ashland, Lake Erie and Tiffin...Recorded 21 points, 13 rebounds and seven blocks against Tiffin, one block shy of school single-game record...Tallied double-double with 20 points and 11 rebounds at Wayne State...Second double-double of season against Northwood (13, 12 rebounds)...Pulled down 14 rebounds at Michigan Tech...Grabbed at least nine rebounds in all but four games, including four games with seven offensive boards...Ranked third in GLIAC rebounding (10.7 per game) and 12th in blocks (27).

2012-13: Ranked fourth in GLIAC in rebounds per game (10.2) and fifth in blocks (32)…Averaged 9.1 points per game on 42.9 percent shooting…Named GLIAC South Division Player of the Week after averaging 13.5 points and 12.5 rebounds at Walsh and Malone (2/18/13)… Went for 24 points, 14 rebounds and five steals at Hillsdale (1/12/13)...Pulled down 18 rebounds (12 offensive) in win at Walsh, most offensive rebounds by any ODU player in over a decade... Twelve games with 10 or more rebounds...Finished with seven double-doubles.

High School: First Team All-Girls Greater Catholic League (GGCL) and Southwest District Honorable Mention selection after leading the Mohawks to a 20-4 mark and their first league title since 1997...Leading rebounder in the GGCL with 8.3 boards per game...Earned the McAuley Varsity "M" Award for most improved player...Also earned all-district and all-league distinctions on the volleyball squad.

Personal: Daughter of Jan and Bob Scherpenberg...Has three brothers: Bobby, Danny and Joey...Joey swims for the University of Cincinnati...Enjoys boating and tubing...Picked ODU because of the campus, the proximity to home, the players and coaches, playing in Division II and the early childhood education program.

 

CAREER HIGHS
Points:
25 at Alderson-Broaddus (11/13/15)
Rebounds: 19 vs. Ashland (2/20/14)
Assists: 3 six times
Steals: 7 at Alderson-Broaddus (11/13/15)
Blocks: 7 vs. Tiffin (2/3/14)

Recent Games
Feb 11 Walsh L, 80-67
Feb 13 at Malone W, 75-42
Feb 18 Ashland L, 74-65
Feb 20 Lake Erie W, 84-63
Feb 25 at Tiffin L, 85-72
Mar 1 at Walsh L, 68-62
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 22
Games started 29 22
Minutes 870 627
Minutes per game 30.0 28.5
FG 159-304 112-226
FG Pct 52.3 49.6
3PT 5-32 4-25
3PT Pct 15.6 16.0
FT 66-92 53-70
FT Pct 71.7 75.7
Off rebounds 119 94
Def rebounds 202 143
Total rebounds 321 237
Rebounds per game 11.1 10.8
Personal fouls 83 65
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 33 27
Turnovers 73 49
Assist to turnover ratio 0.5 0.6
Steals 44 26
Blocks 35 27
Points 389 281
Points per game 13.4 12.8
Points per 40 min 17.9 17.9
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 13 at Alderson Broaddus W, 81-73 1 33 11-11 100.0 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 25
Nov 14 vs. Cedarville W, 81-74 1 38 4-11 36.4 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 12
Nov 17 West Liberty W, 73-69 1 33 5-11 45.5 0-2 0.0 5-6 83.3 15
Nov 19 at St. Joseph's (Ind.) L, 62-56 1 34 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 8
Nov 24 at Trevecca Nazarene W, 80-71 1 35 10-14 71.4 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 21
Dec 3 at Saginaw Valley W, 63-55 1 26 5-10 50.0 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 14
Dec 5 at Hillsdale W, 91-62 1 29 6-12 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 13
Dec 11 Ferris State L, 69-66 1 29 6-7 85.7 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 16
Dec 13 Grand Valley State W, 79-72 1 35 10-16 62.5 1-3 33.3 0-2 0.0 21
Dec 19 Indianapolis W, 77-72 1 36 6-14 42.9 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 13
Jan 2 at Michigan Tech L, 63-44 1 26 2-8 25.0 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 7
Jan 3 at Northern Michigan L, 70-62 1 24 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 7 Lake Superior State W, 75-51 1 30 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 12
Jan 9 Northwood W, 71-59 1 32 2-11 18.2 0-2 0.0 3-3 100.0 7
Jan 14 at Findlay W, 81-79 1 31 5-8 62.5 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 10
Jan 16 Wayne State W, 111-106 1 34 3-13 23.1 1-2 50.0 11-15 73.3 18
Jan 21 at Walsh W, 67-65 1 24 5-10 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 11
Jan 23 Malone W, 82-59 1 31 7-9 77.8 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 15
Jan 28 at Ashland L, 66-62 1 32 8-14 57.1 0-1 0.0 2-4 50.0 18
Jan 30 at Lake Erie W, 73-63 1 32 6-10 60.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 12
Feb 1 Tiffin W, 69-51 1 27 6-12 50.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 16
Feb 4 Findlay W, 75-61 1 21 6-11 54.5 1-1 100.0 0-1 0.0 13
Feb 6 at Wayne State W, 70-62 1 29 4-11 36.4 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 13
Feb 11 Walsh L, 80-67 1 34 6-10 60.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 13
Feb 13 at Malone W, 75-42 1 23 3-9 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 8
Feb 18 Ashland L, 74-65 1 23 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Feb 20 Lake Erie W, 84-63 1 22 6-10 60.0 0-1 0.0 6-8 75.0 18
Feb 25 at Tiffin L, 85-72 1 33 4-11 36.4 0-1 0.0 6-7 85.7 14
Mar 1 at Walsh L, 68-62 1 34 7-10 70.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 14
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 13 at Alderson Broaddus W, 81-73 1 33 3 8 11 2 2 1.0 7 0 2 -
Nov 14 vs. Cedarville W, 81-74 1 38 4 12 16 1 5 0.2 3 1 5 1
Nov 17 West Liberty W, 73-69 1 33 3 8 11 0 5 0.0 2 0 2 0
Nov 19 at St. Joseph's (Ind.) L, 62-56 1 34 2 4 6 0 3 0.0 0 0 3 -
Nov 24 at Trevecca Nazarene W, 80-71 1 35 3 8 11 0 6 0.0 4 6 3 -
Dec 3 at Saginaw Valley W, 63-55 1 26 3 8 11 1 3 0.3 1 1 5 1
Dec 5 at Hillsdale W, 91-62 1 29 4 8 12 1 1 1.0 3 2 2 -
Dec 11 Ferris State L, 69-66 1 29 6 5 11 3 2 1.5 1 1 3 -
Dec 13 Grand Valley State W, 79-72 1 35 6 10 16 1 1 1.0 0 1 3 -
Dec 19 Indianapolis W, 77-72 1 36 4 9 13 2 1 2.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 2 at Michigan Tech L, 63-44 1 26 7 6 13 0 2 0.0 1 1 2 -
Jan 3 at Northern Michigan L, 70-62 1 24 2 3 5 0 2 0.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 7 Lake Superior State W, 75-51 1 30 4 4 8 2 4 0.5 6 3 2 -
Jan 9 Northwood W, 71-59 1 32 2 10 12 1 2 0.5 3 2 3 -
Jan 14 at Findlay W, 81-79 1 31 5 5 10 3 1 3.0 1 1 4 -
Jan 16 Wayne State W, 111-106 1 34 6 9 15 1 0 - 1 2 3 -
Jan 21 at Walsh W, 67-65 1 24 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 2 0 4 -
Jan 23 Malone W, 82-59 1 31 4 5 9 2 4 0.5 2 2 3 0
Jan 28 at Ashland L, 66-62 1 32 9 8 17 2 4 0.5 2 0 3 -
Jan 30 at Lake Erie W, 73-63 1 32 3 5 8 3 5 0.6 1 1 4 -
Feb 1 Tiffin W, 69-51 1 27 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 0 3 2 0
Feb 4 Findlay W, 75-61 1 21 7 5 12 2 1 2.0 0 1 4 -
Feb 6 at Wayne State W, 70-62 1 29 2 9 11 1 2 0.5 0 2 3 0
Feb 11 Walsh L, 80-67 1 34 4 8 12 0 2 0.0 0 0 4 0
Feb 13 at Malone W, 75-42 1 23 5 7 12 1 1 1.0 0 1 0 -
Feb 18 Ashland L, 74-65 1 23 3 4 7 1 5 0.2 1 1 4 0
Feb 20 Lake Erie W, 84-63 1 22 6 8 14 1 0 - 1 0 3 0
Feb 25 at Tiffin L, 85-72 1 33 4 9 13 0 4 0.0 0 1 3 0
Mar 1 at Walsh L, 68-62 1 34 6 10 16 1 2 0.5 0 1 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2012-13 24 18 28.9 3.0-7.1 42.9 0.2-0.5 41.7 2.8-3.9 72.3 9.1
2013-14 26 25 30.5 4.0-8.9 44.4 0.3-1.3 27.3 2.3-3.2 74.4 10.6
2014-15 24 13 25.9 4.3-8.4 51.0 0.5-1.8 25.0 2.5-3.3 75.9 11.5
2015-16 29 29 30.0 5.5-10.5 52.3 0.2-1.1 15.6 2.3-3.2 71.7 13.4
Total 103 85 28.9 4.3-8.8 48.2 0.3-1.2 24.8 2.5-3.4 73.5 11.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2012-13 24 18 693 73-170 42.9 5-12 41.7 68-94 72.3 219
2013-14 26 25 793 103-232 44.4 9-33 27.3 61-82 74.4 276
2014-15 24 13 622 103-202 51.0 11-44 25.0 60-79 75.9 277
2015-16 29 29 870 159-304 52.3 5-32 15.6 66-92 71.7 389
Total 103 85 2978 438-908 48.2 30-121 24.8 255-347 73.5 1161
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2012-13 24 18 28.9 4.2-9.8 42.9 0.3-0.7 41.7 3.9-5.4 72.3 12.6
2013-14 26 25 30.5 5.2-11.7 44.4 0.5-1.7 27.3 3.1-4.1 74.4 13.9
2014-15 24 13 25.9 6.6-13.0 51.0 0.7-2.8 25.0 3.9-5.1 75.9 17.8
2015-16 29 29 30.0 7.3-14.0 52.3 0.2-1.5 15.6 3.0-4.2 71.7 17.9
Total 103 85 28.9 5.9-12.2 48.2 0.4-1.6 24.8 3.4-4.7 73.5 15.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2012-13 24 18 28.9 2.8 7.4 10.2 2.8 0.1 0.7 2.6 0.3 1.3 1.3
2013-14 26 25 30.5 3.4 7.3 10.7 2.9 0.0 1.2 1.9 0.6 1.3 1.0
2014-15 24 13 25.9 3.4 6.4 9.8 2.8 0.0 0.7 2.0 0.3 1.0 0.8
2015-16 29 29 30.0 4.1 7.0 11.1 2.9 0.1 1.1 2.5 0.5 1.5 1.2
Total 103 85 28.9 3.4 7.0 10.4 2.8 0.1 0.9 2.3 0.4 1.3 1.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2012-13 24 18 693 67 177 244 68 2 16 62 0.3 32 32
2013-14 26 25 793 88 189 277 76 1 30 49 0.6 35 27
2014-15 24 13 622 81 153 234 66 1 16 48 0.3 25 20
2015-16 29 29 870 119 202 321 83 2 33 73 0.5 44 35
Total 103 85 2978 355 721 1076 293 6 95 232 0.4 136 114
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2012-13 24 18 28.9 3.9 10.2 14.1 3.9 0.1 0.9 3.6 0.3 1.8 1.8
2013-14 26 25 30.5 4.4 9.5 14.0 3.8 0.1 1.5 2.5 0.6 1.8 1.4
2014-15 24 13 25.9 5.2 9.8 15.0 4.2 0.1 1.0 3.1 0.3 1.6 1.3
2015-16 29 29 30.0 5.5 9.3 14.8 3.8 0.1 1.5 3.4 0.5 2.0 1.6
Total 103 85 28.9 4.8 9.7 14.5 3.9 0.1 1.3 3.1 0.4 1.8 1.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 29 30.0 5.5-10.5 52.3 0.2-1.1 15.6 2.3-3.2 71.7 13.4
Conference 22 22 28.5 5.1-10.3 49.6 0.2-1.1 16.0 2.4-3.2 75.7 12.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 29.8 5.5-10.8 50.4 0.2-1.2 20.0 2.8-3.6 76.6 13.9
Away 15 15 29.7 5.6-10.1 55.3 0.1-0.9 7.1 1.8-2.7 65.9 13.1
Neutral 1 1 38.0 4.0-11.0 36.4 1.0-3.0 33.3 3.0-4.0 75.0 12.0
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Wins 20 20 30.1 5.8-11.2 52.0 0.2-1.4 18.5 2.5-3.5 72.5 14.3
Losses 9 9 29.9 4.8-9.0 53.1 0.0-0.6 0.0 1.8-2.6 69.6 11.3
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November 5 5 34.6 6.8-10.8 63.0 0.2-1.2 16.7 2.4-3.8 63.2 16.2
December 5 5 31.0 6.6-11.8 55.9 0.4-1.2 33.3 1.8-2.8 64.3 15.4
January 10 10 29.6 4.8-10.0 48.0 0.1-1.1 9.1 2.1-2.9 72.4 11.8
February 8 8 26.5 4.6-10.1 45.7 0.1-1.0 12.5 3.0-3.6 82.8 12.4
March 1 1 34.0 7.0-10.0 70.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-1.0 0.0 14.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 29 870 159-304 52.3 5-32 15.6 66-92 71.7 389
Conference 22 22 627 112-226 49.6 4-25 16.0 53-70 75.7 281
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 387 71-141 50.4 3-15 20.0 36-47 76.6 181
Away 15 15 445 84-152 55.3 1-14 7.1 27-41 65.9 196
Neutral 1 1 38 4-11 36.4 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 12
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Wins 20 20 601 116-223 52.0 5-27 18.5 50-69 72.5 287
Losses 9 9 269 43-81 53.1 0-5 0.0 16-23 69.6 102
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November 5 5 173 34-54 63.0 1-6 16.7 12-19 63.2 81
December 5 5 155 33-59 55.9 2-6 33.3 9-14 64.3 77
January 10 10 296 48-100 48.0 1-11 9.1 21-29 72.4 118
February 8 8 212 37-81 45.7 1-8 12.5 24-29 82.8 99
March 1 1 34 7-10 70.0 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 14
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 29 30.0 7.3-14.0 52.3 0.2-1.5 15.6 3.0-4.2 71.7 17.9
Conference 22 22 28.5 7.1-14.4 49.6 0.3-1.6 16.0 3.4-4.5 75.7 17.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 29.8 7.3-14.6 50.4 0.3-1.6 20.0 3.7-4.9 76.6 18.7
Away 15 15 29.7 7.6-13.7 55.3 0.1-1.3 7.1 2.4-3.7 65.9 17.6
Neutral 1 1 38.0 4.2-11.6 36.4 1.1-3.2 33.3 3.2-4.2 75.0 12.6
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Wins 20 20 30.1 7.7-14.8 52.0 0.3-1.8 18.5 3.3-4.6 72.5 19.1
Losses 9 9 29.9 6.4-12.0 53.1 0.0-0.7 0.0 2.4-3.4 69.6 15.2
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November 5 5 34.6 7.9-12.5 63.0 0.2-1.4 16.7 2.8-4.4 63.2 18.7
December 5 5 31.0 8.5-15.2 55.9 0.5-1.5 33.3 2.3-3.6 64.3 19.9
January 10 10 29.6 6.5-13.5 48.0 0.1-1.5 9.1 2.8-3.9 72.4 15.9
February 8 8 26.5 7.0-15.3 45.7 0.2-1.5 12.5 4.5-5.5 82.8 18.7
March 1 1 34.0 8.2-11.8 70.0 0.0-1.2 0.0 0.0-1.2 0.0 16.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 29 30.0 4.1 7.0 11.1 2.9 0.1 1.1 2.5 0.5 1.5 1.2
Conference 22 22 28.5 4.3 6.5 10.8 3.0 0.0 1.2 2.2 0.6 1.2 1.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 29.8 4.4 6.8 11.2 2.8 0.0 1.3 2.2 0.6 1.5 1.2
Away 15 15 29.7 3.9 6.8 10.7 2.7 0.1 1.0 2.7 0.4 1.5 1.2
Neutral 1 1 38.0 4.0 12.0 16.0 5.0 1.0 1.0 5.0 0.2 3.0 1.0
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Wins 20 20 30.1 3.8 7.3 11.1 2.9 0.1 1.3 2.4 0.6 1.9 1.4
Losses 9 9 29.9 4.8 6.3 11.1 2.8 0.0 0.8 2.9 0.3 0.6 0.7
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November 5 5 34.6 3.0 8.0 11.0 3.0 0.2 0.6 4.2 0.1 3.2 1.4
December 5 5 31.0 4.6 8.0 12.6 2.8 0.2 1.6 1.6 1.0 1.4 1.0
January 10 10 29.6 4.2 5.9 10.1 2.9 0.0 1.4 2.6 0.5 1.9 1.3
February 8 8 26.5 4.1 6.6 10.8 2.9 0.0 0.9 2.0 0.4 0.3 1.1
March 1 1 34.0 6.0 10.0 16.0 2.0 - 1.0 2.0 0.5 0.0 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 29 870 119 202 321 83 2 33 73 0.5 44 35
Conference 22 22 627 94 143 237 65 1 27 49 0.6 26 27
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 387 57 88 145 37 0 17 28 0.6 19 16
Away 15 15 445 58 102 160 41 1 15 40 0.4 22 18
Neutral 1 1 38 4 12 16 5 1 1 5 0.2 3 1
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Wins 20 20 601 76 145 221 58 2 26 47 0.6 39 29
Losses 9 9 269 43 57 100 25 0 7 26 0.3 5 6
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November 5 5 173 15 40 55 15 1 3 21 0.1 16 7
December 5 5 155 23 40 63 14 1 8 8 1.0 7 5
January 10 10 296 42 59 101 29 0 14 26 0.5 19 13
February 8 8 212 33 53 86 23 0 7 16 0.4 2 9
March 1 1 34 6 10 16 2 - 1 2 0.5 0 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 29 29 30.0 5.5 9.3 14.8 3.8 0.1 1.5 3.4 0.5 2.0 1.6
Conference 22 22 28.5 6.0 9.1 15.1 4.1 0.1 1.7 3.1 0.6 1.7 1.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 29.8 5.9 9.1 15.0 3.8 0.0 1.8 2.9 0.6 2.0 1.7
Away 15 15 29.7 5.2 9.2 14.4 3.7 0.1 1.3 3.6 0.4 2.0 1.6
Neutral 1 1 38.0 4.2 12.6 16.8 5.3 1.1 1.1 5.3 0.2 3.2 1.1
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Wins 20 20 30.1 5.1 9.7 14.7 3.9 0.1 1.7 3.1 0.6 2.6 1.9
Losses 9 9 29.9 6.4 8.5 14.9 3.7 0.0 1.0 3.9 0.3 0.7 0.9
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November 5 5 34.6 3.5 9.2 12.7 3.5 0.2 0.7 4.9 0.1 3.7 1.6
December 5 5 31.0 5.9 10.3 16.3 3.6 0.3 2.1 2.1 1.0 1.8 1.3
January 10 10 29.6 5.7 8.0 13.6 3.9 0.0 1.9 3.5 0.5 2.6 1.8
February 8 8 26.5 6.2 10.0 16.2 4.3 0.0 1.3 3.0 0.4 0.4 1.7
March 1 1 34.0 7.1 11.8 18.8 2.4 0.0 1.2 2.4 0.5 0.0 1.2