21 Samantha D'Costa
21 Samantha D'Costa
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: St. Francis
Position: G
Major: Computer Science
gp 15
pts/g 11.5
fg % 38.3
3pt % 38.5
ft % 69.6
reb/g 7.3
a/g 3.4

HonorsSCIAC Offensive Player of the Week (11/18)

2017-18

Basketball

Started in 23 of 24 total games played. 

   TEAM RANKS 

  • 1st in Points (370), Points Per Game (15.4), Free Throw Percentage (77.1%), Free Throw Attempts (140), Free Throws Made (108), Rebounds (204), Defensive Rebounds (145), Rebounds Per Game (8.5), Steals (54) and Steals Per Game (2.3) 
  • T-1st in Offensive Rebounds (59) 
  • T-2nd in Blocked Shots (10) 
  • 3rd in Assists (60) and Assists Per Game (2.5) 
  • 4th in minutes played (840) 
  • 5th in Field Goal Percentage (34.0%)

2016-17   

Basketball

   NCAA RANKS

  • 35th in minutes per game (36.79)
  • 112th in total minutes (883)
  • 147th in field goal attempts (346)

   SCIAC RANKS

  • 2nd in field goal attempts per game (15.1)
  • 3rd in minutes per game (38.6)
  • T-4th in free throws per game (2.9)
  • 6th in defensive rebounds per game (4.9)
  • T-9th in assists per game (2.2)
  • T-10th in points per game (12.6)
  • 12th in free throw percentage (.729%) and rebounds per game (5.9)
  • 13th in field goals per game (4.6)
  • T-20th in steals per game (1.0)

   TEAM RANKS

  • Led the team in field goal attempts per game (14.4)
  • 2nd on team in minutes per game (36.8), assists per game (2.3), steals per game (1.2), field goals per game (4.6), free throw percentage (.738%), free throw attempts per game (3.5), three-point field goal attempts per game (2.5), three-point field goals per game (0.5) and three-point field goal percentage (.180%)
  • 3rd on team in points per game (12.3) and rebounds per game (5.8)

 

Water Polo
Team Ranks

  • 5th Goals (3)

Research and STEM Activities 
Software Engineering Intern this summer in Northern California

Prior to Caltech
Led her high school team to the CIF-Central Coast Section Division II title in 2015 after runner-up and Nor-Cal champion finishes in the two years prior...Named to the Kelly Shea Gallo All-Tournament Team.

Personal
Born in Palo Alto, Calif...Daughter of John and Abbey...has one older brother, Benjamin...

Recent Games
Jan 30 at Cal Lutheran W, 63-56
Feb 2 Whittier W, 50-45
Feb 5 at Chapman L, 67-59
Feb 9 at Claremont-M-S L, 62-47
Feb 13 La Verne W, 59-53
Feb 16 Redlands L, 52-51
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 8
Games started 7 1
Minutes 417 183
Minutes per game 27.8 22.9
FG 64-167 24-65
FG Pct 38.3 36.9
3PT 5-13 1-5
3PT Pct 38.5 20.0
FT 39-56 12-15
FT Pct 69.6 80.0
Off rebounds 31 16
Def rebounds 79 38
Total rebounds 110 54
Rebounds per game 7.3 6.8
Personal fouls 36 18
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 51 24
Turnovers 55 36
Assist to turnover ratio 0.9 0.7
Steals 20 10
Blocks 8 3
Points 172 61
Points per game 11.5 7.6
Points per 40 min 16.5 13.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 at Antelope Valley   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Embry-Riddle (AZ)   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Bethesda University W, 49-46 1 37 6-18 33.3 1-1 100.0 2-2 100.0 15
Nov 21 Dallas W, 68-49 1 40 9-17 52.9 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 21
Nov 24 vs. Carleton L, 70-63 1 40 4-13 30.8 2-2 100.0 7-14 50.0 17
Nov 25 vs. Lewis & Clark W, 71-63 1 31 6-16 37.5 1-2 50.0 6-8 75.0 19
Nov 28 Cal Lutheran L, 61-56 1 36 5-11 45.5 0-1 0.0 4-4 100.0 14
Dec 1 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 81-56 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 St. Katherine W, 73-51 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 at Pacific Lutheran L, 89-56 - 22 7-12 58.3 0-1 0.0 1-2 50.0 15
Dec 16 vs. Puget Sound L, 67-44 1 35 5-13 38.5 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 15
Dec 20 LIFE Pacific W, 72-61 1 29 3-13 23.1 0-1 0.0 3-4 75.0 9
Jan 2 at Redlands L, 66-64 - 30 5-14 35.7 1-1 100.0 3-3 100.0 14
Jan 5 Occidental L, 47-45 - 18 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 2
Jan 9 at La Verne L, 56-54 - 25 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 12 at Whittier L, 58-57 - 9 0-5 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 14 Claremont-M-S L, 68-48 - 13 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Jan 16 Chapman L, 60-48 - 29 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 11
Jan 19 Pomona-Pitzer L, 75-66 - 23 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 8
Jan 23 St. Katherine W, 90-61 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Occidental W, 69-61 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Cal Lutheran W, 63-56 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Whittier W, 50-45 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Chapman L, 67-59 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Claremont-M-S L, 62-47 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 La Verne W, 59-53 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Redlands L, 52-51 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 at Antelope Valley   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Embry-Riddle (AZ)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 17 Bethesda University W, 49-46 1 37 3 6 9 1 5 0.2 2 1 1 0
Nov 21 Dallas W, 68-49 1 40 3 10 13 5 2 2.5 3 1 3 -
Nov 24 vs. Carleton L, 70-63 1 40 3 8 11 8 2 4.0 0 1 3 -
Nov 25 vs. Lewis & Clark W, 71-63 1 31 2 5 7 2 3 0.7 2 0 2 -
Nov 28 Cal Lutheran L, 61-56 1 36 5 8 13 6 8 0.8 2 0 4 -
Dec 1 at Pomona-Pitzer L, 81-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 4 St. Katherine W, 73-51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 15 at Pacific Lutheran L, 89-56 - 22 0 2 2 5 3 1.7 1 0 4 0
Dec 16 vs. Puget Sound L, 67-44 1 35 3 6 9 1 4 0.3 1 0 2 -
Dec 20 LIFE Pacific W, 72-61 1 29 1 4 5 5 0 - 1 2 3 0
Jan 2 at Redlands L, 66-64 - 30 3 2 5 1 6 0.2 2 0 4 -
Jan 5 Occidental L, 47-45 - 18 0 4 4 3 5 0.6 1 1 2 -
Jan 9 at La Verne L, 56-54 - 25 3 8 11 4 3 1.3 1 2 3 -
Jan 12 at Whittier L, 58-57 - 9 1 6 7 1 4 0.3 0 0 1 -
Jan 14 Claremont-M-S L, 68-48 - 13 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 2 0 0 -
Jan 16 Chapman L, 60-48 - 29 3 6 9 3 4 0.8 2 0 1 -
Jan 19 Pomona-Pitzer L, 75-66 - 23 1 3 4 5 3 1.7 0 0 3 0
Jan 23 St. Katherine W, 90-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 at Occidental W, 69-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Cal Lutheran W, 63-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Whittier W, 50-45 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 at Chapman L, 67-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 at Claremont-M-S L, 62-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 La Verne W, 59-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 Redlands L, 52-51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 24 24 36.8 4.6-14.4 32.1 0.5-2.5 18.0 2.6-3.5 73.8 12.3
2017-18 24 23 35.0 5.4-15.9 33.9 0.1-1.2 6.7 4.5-5.8 77.1 15.3
2018-19 15 7 27.8 4.3-11.1 38.3 0.3-0.9 38.5 2.6-3.7 69.6 11.5
Total 63 54 34.0 4.8-14.2 34.0 0.3-1.7 17.3 3.3-4.4 74.6 13.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 24 24 883 111-346 32.1 11-61 18.0 62-84 73.8 295
2017-18 24 23 840 129-381 33.9 2-30 6.7 108-140 77.1 368
2018-19 15 7 417 64-167 38.3 5-13 38.5 39-56 69.6 172
Total 63 54 2140 304-894 34.0 18-104 17.3 209-280 74.6 835
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 24 24 36.8 5.0-15.7 32.1 0.5-2.8 18.0 2.8-3.8 73.8 13.4
2017-18 24 23 35.0 6.1-18.1 33.9 0.1-1.4 6.7 5.1-6.7 77.1 17.5
2018-19 15 7 27.8 6.1-16.0 38.3 0.5-1.2 38.5 3.7-5.4 69.6 16.5
Total 63 54 34.0 5.7-16.7 34.0 0.3-1.9 17.3 3.9-5.2 74.6 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
2016-17 24 24 36.8 1.2 4.6 5.8 2.7 0.0 2.3 4.3 0.5 1.2 0.3
2017-18 24 23 35.0 2.5 6.0 8.5 2.2 0.0 2.5 4.8 0.5 2.3 0.4
2018-19 15 7 27.8 2.1 5.3 7.3 2.4 0.0 3.4 3.7 0.9 1.3 0.5
Total 63 54 34.0 1.9 5.3 7.2 2.4 0.0 2.6 4.4 0.6 1.6 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 24 24 883 29 111 140 65 1 55 104 0.5 28 7
2017-18 24 23 840 59 145 204 53 1 60 116 0.5 54 10
2018-19 15 7 417 31 79 110 36 0 51 55 0.9 20 8
Total 63 54 2140 119 335 454 154 2 166 275 0.6 102 25
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 24 24 36.8 1.3 5.0 6.3 2.9 0.0 2.5 4.7 0.5 1.3 0.3
2017-18 24 23 35.0 2.8 6.9 9.7 2.5 0.0 2.9 5.5 0.5 2.6 0.5
2018-19 15 7 27.8 3.0 7.6 10.6 3.5 0.0 4.9 5.3 0.9 1.9 0.8
Total 63 54 34.0 2.2 6.3 8.5 2.9 0.0 3.1 5.1 0.6 1.9 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 15 7 27.8 4.3-11.1 38.3 0.3-0.9 38.5 2.6-3.7 69.6 11.5
Conference 8 1 22.9 3.0-8.1 36.9 0.1-0.6 20.0 1.5-1.9 80.0 7.6
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 4 28.1 4.1-10.5 39.3 0.1-0.6 20.0 1.9-2.5 75.0 10.3
Away 4 - 21.5 4.0-10.2 39.0 0.2-1.0 25.0 1.5-1.8 85.7 9.8
Neutral 3 3 35.3 5.0-14.0 35.7 1.0-1.3 75.0 6.0-9.7 62.1 17.0
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Wins 4 4 34.3 6.0-16.0 37.5 0.5-1.2 40.0 3.5-4.5 77.8 16.0
Losses 11 3 25.5 3.6-9.4 38.8 0.3-0.7 37.5 2.3-3.5 65.8 9.8
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November 5 5 36.8 6.0-15.0 40.0 0.8-1.4 57.1 4.4-6.4 68.8 17.2
December 3 2 28.7 5.0-12.7 39.5 0.0-0.7 0.0 3.0-4.3 69.2 13.0
January 7 - 21.0 2.7-7.7 35.2 0.1-0.6 25.0 1.1-1.6 72.7 6.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 15 7 417 64-167 38.3 5-13 38.5 39-56 69.6 172
Conference 8 1 183 24-65 36.9 1-5 20.0 12-15 80.0 61
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 8 4 225 33-84 39.3 1-5 20.0 15-20 75.0 82
Away 4 - 86 16-41 39.0 1-4 25.0 6-7 85.7 39
Neutral 3 3 106 15-42 35.7 3-4 75.0 18-29 62.1 51
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Wins 4 4 137 24-64 37.5 2-5 40.0 14-18 77.8 64
Losses 11 3 280 40-103 38.8 3-8 37.5 25-38 65.8 108
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November 5 5 184 30-75 40.0 4-7 57.1 22-32 68.8 86
December 3 2 86 15-38 39.5 0-2 0.0 9-13 69.2 39
January 7 - 147 19-54 35.2 1-4 25.0 8-11 72.7 47
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 15 7 27.8 6.1-16.0 38.3 0.5-1.2 38.5 3.7-5.4 69.6 16.5
Conference 8 1 22.9 5.2-14.2 36.9 0.2-1.1 20.0 2.6-3.3 80.0 13.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 4 28.1 5.9-14.9 39.3 0.2-0.9 20.0 2.7-3.6 75.0 14.6
Away 4 - 21.5 7.4-19.1 39.0 0.5-1.9 25.0 2.8-3.3 85.7 18.1
Neutral 3 3 35.3 5.7-15.8 35.7 1.1-1.5 75.0 6.8-10.9 62.1 19.2
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Wins 4 4 34.3 7.0-18.7 37.5 0.6-1.5 40.0 4.1-5.3 77.8 18.7
Losses 11 3 25.5 5.7-14.7 38.8 0.4-1.1 37.5 3.6-5.4 65.8 15.4
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November 5 5 36.8 6.5-16.3 40.0 0.9-1.5 57.1 4.8-7.0 68.8 18.7
December 3 2 28.7 7.0-17.7 39.5 0.0-0.9 0.0 4.2-6.0 69.2 18.1
January 7 - 21.0 5.2-14.7 35.2 0.3-1.1 25.0 2.2-3.0 72.7 12.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 15 7 27.8 2.1 5.3 7.3 2.4 0.0 3.4 3.7 0.9 1.3 0.5
Conference 8 1 22.9 2.0 4.8 6.8 2.3 0.0 3.0 4.5 0.7 1.3 0.4
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 4 28.1 2.0 5.3 7.3 2.1 0.0 3.6 3.8 1.0 1.6 0.6
Away 4 - 21.5 1.8 4.5 6.3 3.0 0.0 2.8 4.0 0.7 1.0 0.5
Neutral 3 3 35.3 2.7 6.3 9.0 2.3 - 3.7 3.0 1.2 1.0 0.3
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Wins 4 4 34.3 2.3 6.3 8.5 2.3 0.0 3.3 2.5 1.3 2.0 1.0
Losses 11 3 25.5 2.0 4.9 6.9 2.5 0.0 3.5 4.1 0.8 1.1 0.4
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November 5 5 36.8 3.2 7.4 10.6 2.6 0.0 4.4 4.0 1.1 1.8 0.6
December 3 2 28.7 1.3 4.0 5.3 3.0 0.0 3.7 2.3 1.6 1.0 0.7
January 7 - 21.0 1.6 4.3 5.9 2.0 0.0 2.6 4.0 0.6 1.1 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 15 7 417 31 79 110 36 0 51 55 0.9 20 8
Conference 8 1 183 16 38 54 18 0 24 36 0.7 10 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 4 225 16 42 58 17 0 29 30 1.0 13 5
Away 4 - 86 7 18 25 12 0 11 16 0.7 4 2
Neutral 3 3 106 8 19 27 7 - 11 9 1.2 3 1
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Wins 4 4 137 9 25 34 9 0 13 10 1.3 8 4
Losses 11 3 280 22 54 76 27 0 38 45 0.8 12 4
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November 5 5 184 16 37 53 13 0 22 20 1.1 9 3
December 3 2 86 4 12 16 9 0 11 7 1.6 3 2
January 7 - 147 11 30 41 14 0 18 28 0.6 8 3
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 15 7 27.8 3.0 7.6 10.6 3.5 0.0 4.9 5.3 0.9 1.9 0.8
Conference 8 1 22.9 3.5 8.3 11.8 3.9 0.0 5.2 7.9 0.7 2.2 0.7
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 4 28.1 2.8 7.5 10.3 3.0 0.0 5.2 5.3 1.0 2.3 0.9
Away 4 - 21.5 3.3 8.4 11.6 5.6 0.0 5.1 7.4 0.7 1.9 0.9
Neutral 3 3 35.3 3.0 7.2 10.2 2.6 0.0 4.2 3.4 1.2 1.1 0.4
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Wins 4 4 34.3 2.6 7.3 9.9 2.6 0.0 3.8 2.9 1.3 2.3 1.2
Losses 11 3 25.5 3.1 7.7 10.9 3.9 0.0 5.4 6.4 0.8 1.7 0.6
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November 5 5 36.8 3.5 8.0 11.5 2.8 0.0 4.8 4.3 1.1 2.0 0.7
December 3 2 28.7 1.9 5.6 7.4 4.2 0.0 5.1 3.3 1.6 1.4 0.9
January 7 - 21.0 3.0 8.2 11.2 3.8 0.0 4.9 7.6 0.6 2.2 0.8