40 Mya Villard
40 Mya Villard
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Cromwell
High School: Cromwell '16
Position: Forward
gp 27
pts/g 19.9
fg % 52.7
3pt % 0.0
ft % 71.0
reb/g 8.3
a/g 2.0

2017/18: LEC All-Academic Honor Roll...First-Team All-Conference...Named NEWBA Player of the Week on Feb. 19, averaging 24 points, 13.5 rebounds, 2 assists and one block per game... scored a career-high 33 points and matched her career-high with 15 boards, 4 assists and one block in an 88-81 setback against Western Connecticut...2x NEWBA Honor Roll Award (Jan. 9, Jan. 29)...averaging 27.5 points, had a career-high 30 against JWU and 25 against UMass Boston... improved her season percentage by sinking 62.8 percent of her field goals and 85.7 percent of her free throws...received her second varsity letter as a second-year member in the program... started all 27 games, averaging 19.9 points, 8.3 rebounds, and 1.96 assists...in LEC play, averaged 21.8 points, 9.3 rebounds, and 2.35 assists...in LEC rankings, was 3rd  in FG attempts and field goals made...ranked 2nd in field-goal percentage and minutes played...lead the LEC in points, points per game, free throw attempts and free throws made...season-highs (p-r-a-3s-b): 35-20-6-0-3...

2016/17: Voted the program's eighth Little East Conference Rookie-of-the-Year -- first in 11 years... also selected Eastern's female Rookie-of-the-Year... named NEWBA Rookie-of-the-Week two weeks in a row, the first time coming Feb. 6 after averaging a double-double in the first three starts of her career... selected LEC Rookie-of-the-Week five times in 12 weeks, including four of the final five weeks... in an average of only 21.7 minutes -- sixth-highest on the team -- was third on the team in scoring (9.4) and fourth in rebounding (6.0)... led all players in FG pct. (54.7)  and was third in FT pct. (73.3)... recorded one double-double (17/15) in a ten-point win at Western New Egland University Feb. 2... her 15 rebounds in that game equalled the most by a player on the team... in the 13-point loss to Keene State in the LEC title game Feb. 26, had a career-high 20 points, going 8-of-10 from the floor and 4-of-4 from the stripe... in three LEC tournament games, had 44 points and 17 rebounds and was 17-of-29 from the floor and 10-of-15 from the foul line without a turnover in 78 minutes... season-highs (p-r-a-b) 20-15-4-3

Career-high (thru 17/18): 40 min., 35 pts., 20 rebs., 6 assists, 3 blocks, 2 steals, zero 3-pointers...

High School: Four-year member of basketball program, starting for three seasons... twice named Class "M" All-State and first-team all-conference... 1,000-point scorer... member of unbeaten (28-0) Class M" state championship teams as a freshman and senior... competed in the CHSCA Senior All-Star Game... senior captain...

PERSONAL: Born Mya S. Villard September 28, 1998…Parents: Regina and Derrick…Sibling: Derrick, a senior runningback on the Merrimack College football team in 2017... Major: Criminology… Residence: Cromwell, CT...

 

 

MYA...REVEALED

Who is the biggest influence in your life? Melissa McCarthy

If you could meet anyone living or dead who would it be? Post Malone

What was your favorite vacation or day trip you ever took? Cancún Mexico

What is your favorite number? 22

What is the biggest sports team rivalry in any professional sport in your opinion? Lakers vs. Celtics

If you were stranded on an Island who would be the two people you would want to be on the island with you? Kelsey Sanatagta & Kelsey Santagata

What’s your favorite song or artist of all time? Come Thru - Drake

What is your favorite energy drink? Water

Assign a letter grade to President Trump. There’s no letter grade to describe his failure

What’s the worst thing that’s ever happened to you? When my razor scooter hit me in the ankle

What’s the best thing that ever happened to you? My mommy

If Christmas had a taste what would it be? Peppermint

If you could be great at another sport what would it be? Soccer

What made you start playing sports? Constantly being trucked by my older brother

What is your favorite meal from the student center? Buffalo chicken wrap

What’s your favorite part athletics at eastern? Filling out the revealed questions

What’s your favorite word? YIKES!

If you could switch places with any celebrate who would it be? Chrissy Teigen

If you could change one thing about world political structure what would it be? Donald Trump

If you can consider yourself any type of leader, what would be the word/words to describe your leadership style? Chill

If you could live in any other state or any other country where would it be? Rhode Island/ Boston

In 15 years where do you see yourself? Sippin a piña colada in Bora Bora

Which do you think came first the chicken or the egg? Why? The egg came first, and then it hatched a chicken

What would you like to be remembered for after your time has passed? Funny AF

What type of Doritos do you like? Spicy Sweet Chili

What is your biggest fear? Living life with regrets

What has been your hardest class? Bio ://

What’s one of the things on your bucket list? Go to OVO FEST

Recent Games
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 60-42
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 78-62
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. L, 88-81
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 62-54
Feb 20 Western Conn. St. W, 85-76
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 76-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 27 14
Games started 27 14
Minutes 930 479
Minutes per game 34.4 34.2
FG 204-387 111-221
FG Pct 52.7 50.2
3PT 0-1 0-1
3PT Pct 0.0 0.0
FT 130-183 83-118
FT Pct 71.0 70.3
Off rebounds 74 49
Def rebounds 150 81
Total rebounds 224 130
Rebounds per game 8.3 9.3
Personal fouls 64 32
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 53 33
Turnovers 78 48
Assist to turnover ratio 0.7 0.7
Steals 19 10
Blocks 17 12
Points 538 305
Points per game 19.9 21.8
Points per 40 min 23.1 25.5
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 18 Trinity (Conn.) L, 75-67 1 34 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 5-5 100.0 17
Nov 19 New Paltz L, 76-73 1 38 6-13 46.2 0-0 - 6-7 85.7 18
Nov 30 Amherst L, 72-54 1 34 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 16
Dec 2 at Rhode Island Col. W, 59-42 1 38 10-13 76.9 0-0 - 5-10 50.0 25
Dec 5 at Williams L, 66-55 1 34 6-12 50.0 0-0 - 3-8 37.5 15
Dec 7 Western New Eng. L, 67-65 1 32 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Dec 9 Plymouth St. W, 75-56 1 32 6-13 46.2 0-0 - 4-8 50.0 16
Dec 17 vs. Millikin W, 77-69 1 27 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 16
Dec 18 vs. Wis.-Whitewater L, 68-47 1 30 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 14
Jan 3 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 69-66 1 34 13-21 61.9 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 30
Jan 6 at Mass.-Boston L, 79-72 1 38 9-20 45.0 0-0 - 7-12 58.3 25
Jan 10 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 83-75 1 38 7-23 30.4 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 19
Jan 13 at Southern Me. L, 77-62 1 33 7-12 58.3 0-0 - 8-11 72.7 22
Jan 15 Salem St. W, 68-66 1 35 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 15
Jan 17 at Keene St. W, 59-45 1 36 5-16 31.3 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 12
Jan 20 Rhode Island Col. W, 62-50 1 33 7-11 63.6 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 18
Jan 24 Western Conn. St. W, 110-94 1 35 13-22 59.1 0-1 0.0 9-10 90.0 35
Jan 25 at Dean College W, 65-63 1 38 7-13 53.8 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 15
Jan 27 at Plymouth St. W, 72-55 1 28 7-8 87.5 0-0 - 8-9 88.9 22
Jan 30 at Connecticut Col. L, 72-56 1 35 6-11 54.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 12
Feb 3 Mass.-Boston L, 61-56 1 36 10-22 45.5 0-0 - 6-7 85.7 26
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 60-42 1 23 8-10 80.0 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 21
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 78-62 1 36 3-16 18.8 0-0 - 10-15 66.7 16
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. L, 88-81 1 35 14-21 66.7 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 33
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 62-54 1 38 5-14 35.7 0-0 - 5-6 83.3 15
Feb 20 Western Conn. St. W, 85-76 1 40 12-20 60.0 0-0 - 8-11 72.7 32
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 76-63 1 40 9-14 64.3 0-0 - 4-5 80.0 22
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 18 Trinity (Conn.) L, 75-67 1 34 2 5 7 0 0 - 1 0 4 -
Nov 19 New Paltz L, 76-73 1 38 3 5 8 3 5 0.6 1 0 2 -
Nov 30 Amherst L, 72-54 1 34 1 1 2 1 3 0.3 1 0 2 -
Dec 2 at Rhode Island Col. W, 59-42 1 38 0 5 5 4 6 0.7 1 0 2 -
Dec 5 at Williams L, 66-55 1 34 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 7 Western New Eng. L, 67-65 1 32 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 9 Plymouth St. W, 75-56 1 32 2 5 7 6 1 6.0 0 3 0 -
Dec 17 vs. Millikin W, 77-69 1 27 1 7 8 0 3 0.0 0 2 3 -
Dec 18 vs. Wis.-Whitewater L, 68-47 1 30 0 5 5 1 3 0.3 0 2 4 -
Jan 3 at Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 69-66 1 34 1 6 7 1 0 - 0 0 3 -
Jan 6 at Mass.-Boston L, 79-72 1 38 3 6 9 1 1 1.0 2 2 1 -
Jan 10 Mass.-Dartmouth L, 83-75 1 38 6 4 10 4 4 1.0 2 3 4 -
Jan 13 at Southern Me. L, 77-62 1 33 5 4 9 0 6 0.0 1 0 4 -
Jan 15 Salem St. W, 68-66 1 35 1 2 3 2 2 1.0 2 0 3 -
Jan 17 at Keene St. W, 59-45 1 36 5 5 10 0 5 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 20 Rhode Island Col. W, 62-50 1 33 3 3 6 5 7 0.7 1 1 3 -
Jan 24 Western Conn. St. W, 110-94 1 35 5 7 12 2 2 1.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 25 at Dean College W, 65-63 1 38 5 9 14 0 3 0.0 1 1 2 -
Jan 27 at Plymouth St. W, 72-55 1 28 0 3 3 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 -
Jan 30 at Connecticut Col. L, 72-56 1 35 1 7 8 3 4 0.8 0 0 2 -
Feb 3 Mass.-Boston L, 61-56 1 36 6 6 12 2 3 0.7 2 1 2 -
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 60-42 1 23 3 4 7 0 3 0.0 0 0 5 1
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 78-62 1 36 4 9 13 4 2 2.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. L, 88-81 1 35 4 11 15 4 4 1.0 0 1 3 0
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 62-54 1 38 3 9 12 0 2 0.0 0 1 2 -
Feb 20 Western Conn. St. W, 85-76 1 40 7 13 20 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 23 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 76-63 1 40 2 6 8 0 4 0.0 0 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 29 8 21.7 3.2-5.9 54.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.9-4.0 73.3 9.4
2017-18 27 27 34.4 7.6-14.3 52.7 0.0-0.0 0.0 4.8-6.8 71.0 19.9
2018-19 8 8 31.9 6.1-11.1 55.1 0.0-0.0 - 4.4-6.0 72.9 16.6
Total 64 43 28.4 5.4-10.1 53.5 0.0-0.0 0.0 3.9-5.4 72.0 14.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 29 8 630 94-172 54.7 0-0 - 85-116 73.3 273
2017-18 27 27 930 204-387 52.7 0-1 0.0 130-183 71.0 538
2018-19 8 8 255 49-89 55.1 0-0 - 35-48 72.9 133
Total 64 43 1815 347-648 53.5 0-1 0.0 250-347 72.0 944
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 29 8 21.7 6.0-10.9 54.7 0.0-0.0 - 5.4-7.4 73.3 17.3
2017-18 27 27 34.4 8.8-16.6 52.7 0.0-0.0 0.0 5.6-7.9 71.0 23.1
2018-19 8 8 31.9 7.7-14.0 55.1 0.0-0.0 - 5.5-7.5 72.9 20.9
Total 64 43 28.4 7.6-14.3 53.5 0.0-0.0 0.0 5.5-7.6 72.0 20.8
  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 29 8 21.7 2.7 3.3 6.0 1.7 0.0 0.8 2.0 0.4 0.6 0.3
2017-18 27 27 34.4 2.7 5.6 8.3 2.4 0.0 2.0 2.9 0.7 0.7 0.6
2018-19 8 8 31.9 3.4 6.8 10.1 1.6 - 2.0 2.4 0.8 0.3 1.1
Total 64 43 28.4 2.8 4.7 7.5 2.0 0.0 1.4 2.4 0.6 0.6 0.6
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 29 8 630 78 95 173 49 0 22 57 0.4 16 10
2017-18 27 27 930 74 150 224 64 1 53 78 0.7 19 17
2018-19 8 8 255 27 54 81 13 - 16 19 0.8 2 9
Total 64 43 1815 179 299 478 126 1 91 154 0.6 37 36
  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 29 8 21.7 5.0 6.0 11.0 3.1 0.0 1.4 3.6 0.4 1.0 0.6
2017-18 27 27 34.4 3.2 6.5 9.6 2.8 0.0 2.3 3.4 0.7 0.8 0.7
2018-19 8 8 31.9 4.2 8.5 12.7 2.0 0.0 2.5 3.0 0.8 0.3 1.4
Total 64 43 28.4 3.9 6.6 10.5 2.8 0.0 2.0 3.4 0.6 0.8 0.8
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 27 27 34.4 7.6-14.3 52.7 0.0-0.0 0.0 4.8-6.8 71.0 19.9
Conference 14 14 34.2 7.9-15.8 50.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 5.9-8.4 70.3 21.8
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 34.5 7.4-14.7 50.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 5.2-6.8 76.1 19.9
Away 12 12 35.4 8.0-14.8 54.2 0.0-0.0 - 4.8-7.2 66.3 20.8
Neutral 2 2 28.5 6.0-9.5 63.2 0.0-0.0 - 3.0-4.5 66.7 15.0
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Wins 12 12 33.6 7.7-13.4 57.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 4.8-6.8 71.6 20.2
Losses 15 15 35.1 7.5-15.1 49.6 0.0-0.0 - 4.8-6.8 70.6 19.7
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November 3 3 35.3 6.3-12.0 52.8 0.0-0.0 - 4.3-5.3 81.3 17.0
December 6 6 32.2 6.3-11.2 56.7 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-6.5 53.8 16.2
January 11 11 34.8 7.8-15.2 51.5 0.0-0.1 0.0 4.8-6.5 74.6 20.5
February 7 7 35.4 8.7-16.7 52.1 0.0-0.0 - 6.1-8.1 75.4 23.6
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 27 27 930 204-387 52.7 0-1 0.0 130-183 71.0 538
Conference 14 14 479 111-221 50.2 0-1 0.0 83-118 70.3 305
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 448 96-191 50.3 0-1 0.0 67-88 76.1 259
Away 12 12 425 96-177 54.2 0-0 - 57-86 66.3 249
Neutral 2 2 57 12-19 63.2 0-0 - 6-9 66.7 30
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Wins 12 12 403 92-161 57.1 0-1 0.0 58-81 71.6 242
Losses 15 15 527 112-226 49.6 0-0 - 72-102 70.6 296
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November 3 3 106 19-36 52.8 0-0 - 13-16 81.3 51
December 6 6 193 38-67 56.7 0-0 - 21-39 53.8 97
January 11 11 383 86-167 51.5 0-1 0.0 53-71 74.6 225
February 7 7 248 61-117 52.1 0-0 - 43-57 75.4 165
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 27 27 34.4 8.8-16.6 52.7 0.0-0.0 0.0 5.6-7.9 71.0 23.1
Conference 14 14 34.2 9.3-18.5 50.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 6.9-9.9 70.3 25.5
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 34.5 8.6-17.1 50.3 0.0-0.1 0.0 6.0-7.9 76.1 23.1
Away 12 12 35.4 9.0-16.7 54.2 0.0-0.0 - 5.4-8.1 66.3 23.4
Neutral 2 2 28.5 8.4-13.3 63.2 0.0-0.0 - 4.2-6.3 66.7 21.1
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Wins 12 12 33.6 9.1-16.0 57.1 0.0-0.1 0.0 5.8-8.0 71.6 24.0
Losses 15 15 35.1 8.5-17.2 49.6 0.0-0.0 - 5.5-7.7 70.6 22.5
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November 3 3 35.3 7.2-13.6 52.8 0.0-0.0 - 4.9-6.0 81.3 19.2
December 6 6 32.2 7.9-13.9 56.7 0.0-0.0 - 4.4-8.1 53.8 20.1
January 11 11 34.8 9.0-17.4 51.5 0.0-0.1 0.0 5.5-7.4 74.6 23.5
February 7 7 35.4 9.8-18.9 52.1 0.0-0.0 - 6.9-9.2 75.4 26.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 27 27 34.4 2.7 5.6 8.3 2.4 0.0 2.0 2.9 0.7 0.7 0.6
Conference 14 14 34.2 3.5 5.8 9.3 2.3 0.1 2.4 3.4 0.7 0.7 0.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 34.5 3.2 5.1 8.3 2.5 0.1 2.5 2.6 0.9 1.0 0.7
Away 12 12 35.4 2.6 6.0 8.6 2.1 0.0 1.7 3.2 0.5 0.5 0.3
Neutral 2 2 28.5 0.5 6.0 6.5 3.5 - 0.5 3.0 0.2 0.0 2.0
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Wins 12 12 33.6 2.9 6.0 8.9 2.2 0.1 2.0 3.1 0.6 0.6 0.7
Losses 15 15 35.1 2.6 5.2 7.8 2.5 0.0 1.9 2.7 0.7 0.8 0.6
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November 3 3 35.3 2.0 3.7 5.7 2.7 - 1.3 2.7 0.5 1.0 0.0
December 6 6 32.2 0.7 4.2 4.8 2.2 - 2.7 2.5 1.1 0.5 1.2
January 11 11 34.8 3.2 5.1 8.3 2.5 - 1.7 3.3 0.5 0.9 0.6
February 7 7 35.4 4.1 8.3 12.4 2.3 0.1 2.0 2.7 0.7 0.4 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 27 27 930 74 150 224 64 1 53 78 0.7 19 17
Conference 14 14 479 49 81 130 32 1 33 48 0.7 10 12
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 448 42 66 108 32 1 32 34 0.9 13 9
Away 12 12 425 31 72 103 25 0 20 38 0.5 6 4
Neutral 2 2 57 1 12 13 7 - 1 6 0.2 0 4
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Wins 12 12 403 35 72 107 26 1 24 37 0.6 7 8
Losses 15 15 527 39 78 117 38 0 29 41 0.7 12 9
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November 3 3 106 6 11 17 8 - 4 8 0.5 3 0
December 6 6 193 4 25 29 13 - 16 15 1.1 3 7
January 11 11 383 35 56 91 27 - 19 36 0.5 10 7
February 7 7 248 29 58 87 16 1 14 19 0.7 3 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 27 27 34.4 3.2 6.5 9.6 2.8 0.0 2.3 3.4 0.7 0.8 0.7
Conference 14 14 34.2 4.1 6.8 10.9 2.7 0.1 2.8 4.0 0.7 0.8 1.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 34.5 3.8 5.9 9.6 2.9 0.1 2.9 3.0 0.9 1.2 0.8
Away 12 12 35.4 2.9 6.8 9.7 2.4 0.0 1.9 3.6 0.5 0.6 0.4
Neutral 2 2 28.5 0.7 8.4 9.1 4.9 0.0 0.7 4.2 0.2 0.0 2.8
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Wins 12 12 33.6 3.5 7.1 10.6 2.6 0.1 2.4 3.7 0.6 0.7 0.8
Losses 15 15 35.1 3.0 5.9 8.9 2.9 0.0 2.2 3.1 0.7 0.9 0.7
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November 3 3 35.3 2.3 4.2 6.4 3.0 0.0 1.5 3.0 0.5 1.1 0.0
December 6 6 32.2 0.8 5.2 6.0 2.7 0.0 3.3 3.1 1.1 0.6 1.5
January 11 11 34.8 3.7 5.8 9.5 2.8 0.0 2.0 3.8 0.5 1.0 0.7
February 7 7 35.4 4.7 9.4 14.0 2.6 0.2 2.3 3.1 0.7 0.5 0.5