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FIBA U19 World Cup Gold Medal Winner


Congratulations to Sonia Citron '21, a member of the USA Basketball U19 National team which went 7-0 on their way to the FIBA World Cup Basketball Championship and a gold medal.

Sonia averaged 14.3 points per game along with 7.7 rebounds per game. In the final, USA defeated Australia 70-52.  It was the ninth title for the United States in the last 11 tournaments. More details Here.

Sonia was also named to the All-Star Five team. After leading the USA with 17 points in a 75-42 semifinal win over host Hungary to advance to the finals, Sonia shared with USA Basketball, "I could not have gotten any of the points I had without my teammates. We have such a selfless team; we’re always moving the ball around."

This fall Sonia will be a freshman at University of Notre Dame and a member of the Women's Basketball team. We wish her continued success both on the court and in the classroom.

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