• Biography - Laura Sario / Women's Basketball
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Junior Season (2006-07): Named second-team all-conference as well as to the America East All-Tournament team ... led the squad with 13.5 points and 2.5 assists per game ... in the America East Conference Tournament, she averaged 19.5 points and 5.5 rebounds per game ... named the America East Conference Player of the Week for Feb. 12-18 ... reached double figures in scoring a team-best 11 times ... reached double figures in scoring a team-high 21 times, including a pair of games with at least 20 points ... led the team in assists 11 times ... shot .408 from the field (115-282), .351 from three-point range (33-94) and .791 from the free throw line (87-110) ... scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds as Binghamton came from 17 points down to defeat Boston in the America East quaterfinals on March 9 ... scored a then career-high 25 points at Cornell on Jan. 8 ... turned in a 19-point, six rebound, five assist performance at Vermont on Feb. 17 ... netted 18 points against Maine on Jan. 10, at UMBC on Jan. 13 and at Maine on Feb. 10 ... poured in 17 points in the conference opener against Albany on Jan. 4 ... dished out a season-high six assists at Boston on Feb. 26 ... tied a season-high with eight rebounds in the Jan. 10 game against Maine.

Sophomore Season (2005-06): Appeared in all 29 games with 10 starts ... ranked fifth on the team in scoring (7.6 ppg.) and second with 61 assists ... reached double figures in scoring 11 times and led the squad in scoring four times ... also led the team in assists nine times and in steals three times ... netted a season-high 16 points against Boston on Jan. 14 ... had 15 points and a season-high seven rebounds against Hartford on Jan. 18 ... turned in a 15-point, four-rebound, four-assist, two-steals effort against Albany on Jan. 29 ... dished out a season-high six assists against Cornell on Jan. 9.

Freshman Season (2004-05): Named to the America East Conference All-Rookie Team ... named the America East Co-Rookie of the Week for Jan. 11-17 and Jan. 25-31 ... ranked third on the team and first among freshmen with 7.7 points per game ... was also third on the team with 4.3 rebounds per game ... reached double figures in scoring 11 times and led the team in scoring three times ... poured in a career-high 18 points, grabbed seven rebounds and dished out three assists against Stony Brook on Jan. 18 ... scored 15 points, tied a career-high with eight rebounds, had five assists, a block and a steal against Northeastern on Jan. 29 ... had a career-high five steals and four rebounds to go along with seven points against Lehigh on Dec. 18 ... poured in a then career-high 17 points and grabbed a career-high eight rebounds against Boston on Jan. 8 ... dished out a career high seven assists against Vermont in the America East Tournament on March 10.

Before Binghamton:
Competed for the Tapiolan Honka, a Finnish League team based in Espoo ... ranked first on her squad and second in her league with 19.2 points per game this past year ... named the most improved player in the Finnish League in 2003 ... her career-high in a game was 36 points ... also ranked second on her team with 6.0 rebounds per game ... played for the Finnish Under-18 and Under-20 National Team ... also played some games for the Finnish National Team.

Personal: Born August 10, 1984 ... parents are Hannu and Pirjo Alho Sario ... majoring in finance.
Laura Sarioi
bu athletes    Class   Senior
bu athletes    Position   Guard
bu athletes    Height   6-1
bu athletes    Hometown   Espoo, Finland
bu athletes    Last School   Etela-Tapiolanlukio