Kelsey Christine Plum is an American professional basketball player for the Las Vegas Aces of the Women's National Basketball Association. She completed her high school education at La Jolla Country Day School in La Jolla, a community that is part of San Diego, California. Plum attended and played college basketball for the University of Washington. On February 25, 2017, Plum scored a career-high 57 points on senior night – making 19 of the 28 shots she took – to break the NCAA Division I women's basketball all-time scoring record with 3,397 points. On March 20, 2017 Plum broke the NCAA record for points in a single season with 1,080. She was selected with the first overall pick in the 2017 WNBA Draft by the San Antonio Stars.
|Born:||August 24, 1994, Poway, California|
|Listed height:||5 ft 8 in|
|Listed weight:||145 lb|
|High school:||La Jolla Country Day, (La Jolla, California)|
|NBA draft:||2017 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1, San Antonio Stars|
|Team:||Las Vegas Aces|
About Kelsey Plum
All-time great women's collegiate basketball player for the Washington Huskies who cleaned up in awards season her senior year of 2016-2017 by taking home the Naismith College Player of the Year Award, the AP Player of the Year Award and several other accolades.
She won a CIF Division IV state championship in high school at La Jolla Country Day School.
Her 57 point outburst on senior night helped her become the NCAA all-time women's basketball leading scorer with 3,397 points. She also broke the NCAA records for points in a single season (1,080) that year.
Her parents are Katie and Jim Plum. Her mom was volleyball player at UC Davis and her father played baseball and football at San Diego State. She has two older sisters who also played volleyball.
She passed Chiney Ogwumike in the Pac-12 record books for all-time leading scorer.
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