10 Erin Nelson
10 Erin Nelson
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: St. Clair Shores, Mich.
High School: Regina
Position: F/C
gp 24
pts/g 6.3
fg % 45.9
3pt % 50.0
ft % 68.3
reb/g 6.2
a/g 1.1

2016-2017: A starter in 23 games, she averaged 6.3 points and a team-best 6.2 rebounds per game...Achieved career highs of 22 points and 15 rebounds to lead Albion past Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association rival Adrian at home in February...Fell a rebound shy of a double-doubles in February road games against Rochester (18 points) and Kalamazoo (10 points)...Hit 6-of-7 shots from the field in scoring 16 points with seven rebounds in the road victory over Olivet in December...Grabbed 10 rebounds and hit 3 of 5 shots from the field in the Dec. 21 game at Hope.

2015-2016: A starter in 20 games...Averaged 5.5 rebounds, second-most on the team, and 5.5 points...One of the team's top shooters at 45 percent (59-of-130)...Shot 71 percent from the field (5-of-7) in scoring 10 points against Illinois Wesleyan...Scored eight of her season-high 13 points in the first quarter at Dominican...Fell a point shy of a double-double (nine points, 11 rebounds) against Rochester...Achieved her first double-double of the season with 10 points and 14 rebounds in the Dec. 5 game against Kalamazoo...Produced 10 points (4-8 FG, 2-2 FT) in the Dec. 30 game at Chapman...Finished the season with 11 points (5-6 FG, 1-2 FT) and eight rebounds in the Feb. 20 win over Saint Mary's. 

2014-2015: Shot 50 percent from the field (37-of-74) over her first six games as she scored in double figres in every game...Achieved three double-doubles over the course of the first six games...Finished the season with five double-doubles...Season high in scoring was 20 in the Nov. 21 win at Hiram (9-14 FG)...Her scoring high in MIAA games was 15 in the Jan. 10 home win over Adrian...Shot at least 50% from the field in 11 games.

Career Highs
Scoring: 22, vs. Adrian (2-4-17)
Rebounding: 15, vs. Adrian (2-4-17)
Assists: 6, vs. Calvin (1-14-17)
Steals: 4, vs. Capital (11-19-16) and at Adrian (1-16-16)
Field Goals: 7, vs. Adrian (2-4-17)
Free Throws: 8, vs. Adrian (2-4-17)

Prior to Albion: Played basketball and volleyball at Regina High School… Averaged 15 points and 11 rebounds her senior basketball season to achieve honorable mention all-state, first team all-Macomb and all-Catholic status…Graduated Summa Cum Laude.

Personal: Lists baking as a hobby… Her parents both participated in athletics at Saginaw Valley State University. Her father, Howard, played football… Her mother, Linda, competed in track...Her brother, Scott, is a scholarship football player at the University of Wisconsin...A member of Albion's athletic training education program.

What made you choose Albion for college/basketball? I chose Albion for college and for basketball because when I came and did my overnight I fell in love with the school and the coaches and team were extremely welcoming to me.
What is/are your favorite things about Albion? My team.

What did you (will you be) work on this off-season?: lifting and working on my dribbling
What are your expectations for your upcoming season?: contribute to the team and work toward a starting spot
What is the significance of your jersey number (if you have one)?: number 10 is a family number
What is your pre-competition ritual?: listen to music and eat a Snickers bar
Who is your sports hero?: Bo Jackson

Mom's Full Name: Linda Kammer-Nelson
Dad's Full Name: Howard Nelson
High School Athletic Accomplishments: Basketball-(2014) All State Honorable Mention, All East 2nd team, All Macomb County 1st team, All Catholic, MVP of team, (2013) All League, All Macomb County Tier 2 2nd Team. Volleyball- (2014) All Catholic, All County Honorable Mention
High School Academic Accomplishments: Honor Roll all four years
Hometown newspaper: Macomb Daily, St Clair Shores Sentinel

Favorite Class: Kinesiology classes
Favorite Food: crab and shrimp mac n cheese
Favorite Book: Catching Fire
Favorite Movie: Safe Haven
Favorite Quote: "To whom much is given much is expected" –Luke 12:48
Favorite High School Athletics Memory: Senior Night of basketball season
Favorite College Team (other than Albion): Michigan State
Favorite Spot on Campus: Kresge

What TV show would you like to guest star on?: Gossip Girl
If you could have dinner with one famous person, dead or alive, who would it be?: Carrie Underwood
Who would play you in a movie about your life?: Blake Lively
What is your dream job?: Federal prosecutor
If you could bring something from your hometown to Whitewater what would it be?: my dog
When you are not participating in your sport what do you like to do?: Hang out with friends, play with my dog, work out.

Recent Games
Feb 4 Adrian W, 84-72
Feb 8 vs. Rochester College L, 76-61
Feb 11 Alma W, 78-62
Feb 15 at Calvin L, 63-50
Feb 18 at Kalamazoo W, 87-59
Feb 24 at Trine L, 57-42
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 15
Games started 23 15
Minutes 471 313
Minutes per game 19.6 20.9
FG 61-133 42-83
FG Pct 45.9 50.6
3PT 1-2 1-2
3PT Pct 50.0 50.0
FT 28-41 19-26
FT Pct 68.3 73.1
Off rebounds 73 42
Def rebounds 76 50
Total rebounds 149 92
Rebounds per game 6.2 6.1
Personal fouls 48 28
Disqualifications 1 1
Assists 27 20
Turnovers 21 14
Assist to turnover ratio 1.3 1.4
Steals 16 8
Blocks 4 2
Points 151 104
Points per game 6.3 6.9
Points per 40 min 12.8 13.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 Anderson (Ind.) W, 67-57 1 27 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 0-3 0.0 8
Nov 19 vs. Capital W, 74-59 1 25 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Nov 20 at Wooster W, 84-51 1 19 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Nov 22 Dominican (Ill.) W, 68-28 1 14 0-4 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 30 John Carroll L, 74-70 1 23 3-9 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Dec 3 St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 81-48 1 16 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Dec 10 Trine L, 62-49 1 25 2-6 33.3 0-1 0.0 2-2 100.0 6
Dec 14 at Olivet W, 77-49 1 24 6-7 85.7 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 16
Dec 21 at #7 Hope L, 78-71 1 33 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Dec 29 vs. Waynesburg W, 90-58 - 0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 vs. Earlham W, 97-64 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Adrian W, 75-70 1 21 4-6 66.7 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Jan 7 Illinois Tech W, 99-28 1 16 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 7
Jan 11 at Alma W, 74-65 1 27 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 0-0 - 4
Jan 14 Calvin L, 63-58 1 20 4-9 44.4 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 9
Jan 18 Kalamazoo W, 85-61 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 82-55 1 16 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 6
Jan 25 #6 Hope W, 83-77 1 22 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 2
Jan 28 at Trine L, 69-45 1 18 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 1 Olivet W, 108-48 1 14 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Feb 4 Adrian W, 84-72 1 26 7-12 58.3 0-0 - 8-10 80.0 22
Feb 8 vs. Rochester College L, 76-61 1 19 6-13 46.2 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 18
Feb 11 Alma W, 78-62 1 22 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 6
Feb 15 at Calvin L, 63-50 1 6 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 2
Feb 18 at Kalamazoo W, 87-59 1 23 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 10
Feb 24 at Trine L, 57-42 1 15 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 3
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 Anderson (Ind.) W, 67-57 1 27 6 1 7 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Nov 19 vs. Capital W, 74-59 1 25 4 3 7 2 1 2.0 4 1 2 0
Nov 20 at Wooster W, 84-51 1 19 2 6 8 1 2 0.5 0 1 3 -
Nov 22 Dominican (Ill.) W, 68-28 1 14 2 1 3 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 -
Nov 30 John Carroll L, 74-70 1 23 7 2 9 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
Dec 3 St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 81-48 1 16 0 2 2 0 0 - 1 0 1 -
Dec 10 Trine L, 62-49 1 25 1 4 5 3 3 1.0 2 0 5 1
Dec 14 at Olivet W, 77-49 1 24 2 5 7 1 2 0.5 2 1 2 -
Dec 21 at #7 Hope L, 78-71 1 33 3 7 10 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Dec 29 vs. Waynesburg W, 90-58 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 30 vs. Earlham W, 97-64 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 at Adrian W, 75-70 1 21 5 2 7 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 7 Illinois Tech W, 99-28 1 16 3 6 9 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 11 at Alma W, 74-65 1 27 5 2 7 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 14 Calvin L, 63-58 1 20 3 2 5 6 1 6.0 0 0 4 -
Jan 18 Kalamazoo W, 85-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 21 at St. Mary's (Ind.) W, 82-55 1 16 2 2 4 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 25 #6 Hope W, 83-77 1 22 5 2 7 3 3 1.0 0 1 1 -
Jan 28 at Trine L, 69-45 1 18 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Feb 1 Olivet W, 108-48 1 14 2 3 5 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Feb 4 Adrian W, 84-72 1 26 6 9 15 1 1 1.0 2 0 2 -
Feb 8 vs. Rochester College L, 76-61 1 19 6 3 9 0 1 0.0 1 0 4 -
Feb 11 Alma W, 78-62 1 22 4 2 6 2 2 1.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 15 at Calvin L, 63-50 1 6 1 1 2 0 0 - 0 0 4 0
Feb 18 at Kalamazoo W, 87-59 1 23 3 6 9 1 0 - 1 0 1 -
Feb 24 at Trine L, 57-42 1 15 1 4 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 25 24 27.2 3.5-7.9 44.2 0.2-0.6 26.7 2.0-2.8 73.9 9.2
2015-16 25 20 20.3 2.4-5.2 45.4 0.0-0.1 0.0 0.8-1.4 58.8 5.5
2016-17 24 23 19.6 2.5-5.5 45.9 0.0-0.1 50.0 1.2-1.7 68.3 6.3
2017-18 1 1 2.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Total 75 68 22.1 2.8-6.1 45.0 0.1-0.3 26.3 1.3-1.9 68.8 6.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 25 24 680 87-197 44.2 4-15 26.7 51-69 73.9 229
2015-16 25 20 508 59-130 45.4 0-2 0.0 20-34 58.8 138
2016-17 24 23 471 61-133 45.9 1-2 50.0 28-41 68.3 151
2017-18 1 1 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Total 75 68 1661 207-460 45.0 5-19 26.3 99-144 68.8 518
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 25 24 27.2 5.1-11.6 44.2 0.2-0.9 26.7 3.0-4.1 73.9 13.5
2015-16 25 20 20.3 4.6-10.2 45.4 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.6-2.7 58.8 10.9
2016-17 24 23 19.6 5.2-11.3 45.9 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.4-3.5 68.3 12.8
2017-18 1 1 2.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
Total 75 68 22.1 5.0-11.1 45.0 0.1-0.5 26.3 2.4-3.5 68.8 12.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 25 24 27.2 2.0 4.2 6.2 2.6 0.0 1.3 2.5 0.5 0.8 0.2
2015-16 25 20 20.3 2.8 2.7 5.5 2.1 - 1.1 1.4 0.8 0.7 0.3
2016-17 24 23 19.6 3.0 3.2 6.2 2.0 0.0 1.1 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.2
2017-18 1 1 2.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Total 75 68 22.1 2.6 3.4 5.9 2.2 0.0 1.2 1.6 0.8 0.7 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 25 24 680 50 106 156 64 1 33 62 0.5 21 6
2015-16 25 20 508 70 68 138 52 - 28 34 0.8 18 7
2016-17 24 23 471 73 76 149 48 1 27 21 1.3 16 4
2017-18 1 1 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 0
Total 75 68 1661 193 252 445 164 2 88 117 0.8 55 17
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 25 24 27.2 2.9 6.2 9.2 3.8 0.1 1.9 3.6 0.5 1.2 0.4
2015-16 25 20 20.3 5.5 5.4 10.9 4.1 0.0 2.2 2.7 0.8 1.4 0.6
2016-17 24 23 19.6 6.2 6.5 12.7 4.1 0.1 2.3 1.8 1.3 1.4 0.3
2017-18 1 1 2.0 0.0 40.0 40.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - 0.0 0.0
Total 75 68 22.1 4.6 6.1 10.7 3.9 0.0 2.1 2.8 0.8 1.3 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 24 23 19.6 2.5-5.5 45.9 0.0-0.1 50.0 1.2-1.7 68.3 6.3
Conference 15 15 20.9 2.8-5.5 50.6 0.1-0.1 50.0 1.3-1.7 73.1 6.9
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 20.5 2.6-6.5 40.3 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.3-2.0 63.6 6.6
Away 10 10 20.2 2.4-4.4 54.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.1 72.7 5.6
Neutral 3 2 14.7 2.7-5.7 47.1 0.0-0.0 - 2.0-2.7 75.0 7.3
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Wins 16 15 19.5 2.6-5.4 47.7 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-1.8 67.9 6.3
Losses 8 8 19.9 2.5-5.9 42.6 0.1-0.2 50.0 1.1-1.6 69.2 6.3
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November 5 5 21.6 1.8-5.6 32.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-1.0 20.0 3.8
December 5 4 19.6 2.6-4.4 59.1 0.0-0.2 0.0 1.2-1.2 100.0 6.4
January 7 7 20.0 2.1-5.0 42.9 0.1-0.1 100.0 0.7-0.7 100.0 5.1
February 7 7 17.9 3.4-6.9 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 2.3-3.6 64.0 9.1
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 24 23 471 61-133 45.9 1-2 50.0 28-41 68.3 151
Conference 15 15 313 42-83 50.6 1-2 50.0 19-26 73.1 104
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 11 11 225 29-72 40.3 1-2 50.0 14-22 63.6 73
Away 10 10 202 24-44 54.5 0-0 - 8-11 72.7 56
Neutral 3 2 44 8-17 47.1 0-0 - 6-8 75.0 22
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Wins 16 15 312 41-86 47.7 0-0 - 19-28 67.9 101
Losses 8 8 159 20-47 42.6 1-2 50.0 9-13 69.2 50
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November 5 5 108 9-28 32.1 0-0 - 1-5 20.0 19
December 5 4 98 13-22 59.1 0-1 0.0 6-6 100.0 32
January 7 7 140 15-35 42.9 1-1 100.0 5-5 100.0 36
February 7 7 125 24-48 50.0 0-0 - 16-25 64.0 64
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 24 23 19.6 5.2-11.3 45.9 0.1-0.2 50.0 2.4-3.5 68.3 12.8
Conference 15 15 20.9 5.4-10.6 50.6 0.1-0.3 50.0 2.4-3.3 73.1 13.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 11 11 20.5 5.2-12.8 40.3 0.2-0.4 50.0 2.5-3.9 63.6 13.0
Away 10 10 20.2 4.8-8.7 54.5 0.0-0.0 - 1.6-2.2 72.7 11.1
Neutral 3 2 14.7 7.3-15.5 47.1 0.0-0.0 - 5.5-7.3 75.0 20.0
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Wins 16 15 19.5 5.3-11.0 47.7 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-3.6 67.9 12.9
Losses 8 8 19.9 5.0-11.8 42.6 0.3-0.5 50.0 2.3-3.3 69.2 12.6
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November 5 5 21.6 3.3-10.4 32.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-1.9 20.0 7.0
December 5 4 19.6 5.3-9.0 59.1 0.0-0.4 0.0 2.4-2.4 100.0 13.1
January 7 7 20.0 4.3-10.0 42.9 0.3-0.3 100.0 1.4-1.4 100.0 10.3
February 7 7 17.9 7.7-15.4 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.1-8.0 64.0 20.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 24 23 19.6 3.0 3.2 6.2 2.0 0.0 1.1 0.9 1.3 0.7 0.2
Conference 15 15 20.9 2.8 3.3 6.1 1.9 0.1 1.3 0.9 1.4 0.5 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 20.5 3.5 3.1 6.6 1.9 0.1 1.6 1.1 1.5 0.6 0.1
Away 10 10 20.2 2.4 3.6 6.0 2.1 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.3 0.2
Neutral 3 2 14.7 3.3 2.0 5.3 2.0 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0 2.0 0.3
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Wins 16 15 19.5 3.2 3.3 6.4 1.3 0.0 1.1 0.8 1.3 0.8 0.3
Losses 8 8 19.9 2.8 3.0 5.8 3.4 0.1 1.3 1.0 1.3 0.4 0.0
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November 5 5 21.6 4.2 2.6 6.8 2.4 0.0 1.2 0.8 1.5 1.2 0.4
December 5 4 19.6 1.2 3.6 4.8 2.0 0.2 0.8 1.2 0.7 1.2 0.2
January 7 7 20.0 3.3 2.4 5.7 1.4 - 1.7 0.9 2.0 0.0 0.1
February 7 7 17.9 3.3 4.0 7.3 2.3 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.6 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 24 23 471 73 76 149 48 1 27 21 1.3 16 4
Conference 15 15 313 42 50 92 28 1 20 14 1.4 8 2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 225 39 34 73 21 1 18 12 1.5 7 1
Away 10 10 202 24 36 60 21 0 7 7 1.0 3 2
Neutral 3 2 44 10 6 16 6 0 2 2 1.0 6 1
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Wins 16 15 312 51 52 103 21 0 17 13 1.3 13 4
Losses 8 8 159 22 24 46 27 1 10 8 1.3 3 0
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November 5 5 108 21 13 34 12 0 6 4 1.5 6 2
December 5 4 98 6 18 24 10 1 4 6 0.7 6 1
January 7 7 140 23 17 40 10 - 12 6 2.0 0 1
February 7 7 125 23 28 51 16 0 5 5 1.0 4 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 24 23 19.6 6.2 6.5 12.7 4.1 0.1 2.3 1.8 1.3 1.4 0.3
Conference 15 15 20.9 5.4 6.4 11.8 3.6 0.1 2.6 1.8 1.4 1.0 0.3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 11 11 20.5 6.9 6.0 13.0 3.7 0.2 3.2 2.1 1.5 1.2 0.2
Away 10 10 20.2 4.8 7.1 11.9 4.2 0.0 1.4 1.4 1.0 0.6 0.4
Neutral 3 2 14.7 9.1 5.5 14.5 5.5 0.0 1.8 1.8 1.0 5.5 0.9
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Wins 16 15 19.5 6.5 6.7 13.2 2.7 0.0 2.2 1.7 1.3 1.7 0.5
Losses 8 8 19.9 5.5 6.0 11.6 6.8 0.3 2.5 2.0 1.3 0.8 0.0
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November 5 5 21.6 7.8 4.8 12.6 4.4 0.0 2.2 1.5 1.5 2.2 0.7
December 5 4 19.6 2.4 7.3 9.8 4.1 0.4 1.6 2.4 0.7 2.4 0.4
January 7 7 20.0 6.6 4.9 11.4 2.9 0.0 3.4 1.7 2.0 0.0 0.3
February 7 7 17.9 7.4 9.0 16.3 5.1 0.0 1.6 1.6 1.0 1.3 0.0