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    Angie Bjorklund 5    
     
      Angie Bjorklund
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Spokane Valley, Wash.

High School:
University

Position:
F/G

CAREER SEASON AVERAGES
Season GP-GS Min/Gm FG % 3-Pt % FT % RPG APG TO BPG SPG PPG
2007-08 38-30 23.8 .386 .368 .870 3.2 1.7 1.6 0.2 0.8 8.4
2008-09 28-25 31.9 .382 .408 .792 3.0 2.6 2.3 0.3 1.1 12.3
2009-10 35-34 32.6 .417 .427 .744 2.7 2.9 1.7 0.2 0.9 13.9
2010-11 31-24 27.2 .435 .451 .760 2.6 2.2 1.3 0.3 0.8 11.1
Totals 132-113 28.8 .405 .413 .785 2.6 2.2 1.7 0.2 0.9 11.1
CAREER SEASON TOTALS
Season GP-GS Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A Off Def Rebs PF-FO Asst TO Blk Stl Points
2007-08 38-30 905 115-298 68-185 20-23 42 78 120 79-3 52 62 5 31 318
2008-09 28-25 892 122-319 62-152 38-48 38 45 83 73-1 74 64 9 30 344
2009-10 35-34 1141 178-427 102-239 29-39 20 76 96 58-0 100 62 6 33 487
2010-11 31-24 843 114-262 73-162 19-25 26 56 82 57-0 68 41 10 24 320
Totals 132-113 3,801 529-1306 305-738 106-135 126 255 381 267-4 294 229 30 118 1,469

Game-by-Game Career Statistics Get Acrobat Reader

CAREER HIGHS
2009-10 SEASON HIGHS
Points: 25 vs. Oklahoma (1-3-10)
Rebounds: 6 at Mississippi State (1-10-10)
Assists: 7 vs. Baylor (3-27-10)
Steals: 4 at South Carolina (1-31-10)
Blocks: 1 vs. Kentucky (2-25-10)*
Field Goals: 9 vs. Florida (2-14-10)*
3-Pointers: 6 vs. Florida (2-14-10)*
Free Throws: 4 vs. Kentucky (3-7-10)*
Minutes: 40 vs. Baylor (3-27-10)*

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 29 at Old Dominion (12-18-08)*
Rebounds: 8 vs. Old Dominion (12-5-07)
Assists: 7 vs. Baylor (3-27-10)*
Steals: 4 at South Carolina (1-31-10)*
Blocks: 2 vs. DePaul (11-30-08)*
Field Goals: 11 vs. Arkansas (1-24-08)
3-Pointers: 7 vs. Arkansas (1-24-08)*
Free Throws: 4 vs. Kentucky (3-7-10)*
Minutes: 41 vs. Stanford (12-21-08)

SEC HIGHS
Points: 29 vs. Arkansas (1-24-08)
Rebounds: 7 vs. Mississippi State (2-22-09)*
Assists: 7 vs. Georgia (2-5-09)*
Steals: 4 at South Carolina (1-31-10)*
Blocks: 2 vs. South Carolina (1-13-08)
Field Goals: 11 vs. Arkansas (1-24-08)
3-Pointers: 7 vs. Arkansas (1-24-08)
Free Throws: 4 vs. Kentucky (3-7-10)*
Minutes: 40 at Alabama (2-18-10)*

* Most recent high

Tennessee 2009-10

Is currently third in the UT annals with 232 career three-pointers, just 34 treys from Shanna Zolman's record of 266 set from 2003-06...Has started 89 of 101 career games...Scored in double digits 27 times and has 58 career double-figure scoring contests, including 31 of her last 39 games...Has topped the 20-point mark 11 times in her career, including five times in 2009-10...UT's leading scorer as a junior with 13.9 ppg, 2.7 rpg and 3.0 apg...Named to CoSIDA/ESPN Academic All-America Basketball First Team...She is only the sixth Lady Vol to earn Academic All-America First Team distinction...Named to State Farm WBCA All-Region Team for Region 3...Named Associated Press First Team All-SEC... Named First Team All-SEC and SEC Scholar-Athlete of the Year by the league coaches...Captured Honorable Mention All-America honors from Associated Press...Named to the CoSIDA/ESPN All-District IV First Team...Averaged 12.9 ppg, 3.1 rpg and 2.8 apg in SEC contests...Finished the season in second place in the UT single season record books with 102 threes on the year; Zolman is first with 103 (2005-06)...Was first in the SEC and 15th in the NCAA, converting 42.7 of her three-point field goals (102-of-239), was third in the SEC and 16th in the NCAA with 102 threes made (2.9 per game), and was ninth in the SEC in scoring with 13.9 ppg...Played all 40 minutes in season-finale in the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 against Baylor, finishing with 12 points and a career-best-tying seven assists...Hit three three-pointers against Dayton in the NCAA Tournament second round to finish with 11 points...Scored 14 points against Austin Peay in the NCAA opener...Scored 16 points, and dished a game-high five assists against Ole Miss in the SEC Tournament...Finished with 12 points against Kentucky to clinch the SEC regular season championship in Knoxville...Named SEC Player of the Week for her performances at Vanderbilt, Ole Miss and against Florida in early February...Scored a game-high 24 points, including a 6-of-12 performance from behind the arc, against Florida...Became the 34th Lady Vol to eclipse the 1,000-point barrier in her time at Rocky Top with a three-pointer in the first half at Ole Miss...Played all 40 minutes at South Carolina and hit a key jumper with 27 seconds left to put UT up 58-55...Scored a team-high 20 points against Auburn...Scored eight second half points at Florida, including a game-winning reverse layup with 2.3 seconds to play...Scored a game high 23 points, including 5-of-8 from three-point range, against South Carolina...Scored a team high 25 points, including 5-of-8 from beyond the arc against Oklahoma...Scored a game-high 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting in 20 minutes against Old Dominion...Scored a game-high 19 points on 7-of-10 shooting (including 4-of-5 threes) in only 17 minutes at San Francisco...Made five three-pointers and led the Lady Vols with 19 points against Louisville...Scored a team-high 15 points, including three three-pointers, against Texas...Scored a game-high 24 points, including five three-pointers, at Virginia...Finished with 13 points against Baylor in Knoxville...Was named to the Preseason First Team All-SEC in a vote of league coaches and to the Preseason Second Team All-SEC by the league media...Named to SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.

Tennessee 2008-09

Posted 12.3 ppg and 3.0 rpg as a sophomore...Selected to All-SEC Second Team as chosen by the league's coaches and honorable mention Associated Press All-SEC...In SEC play, averaged 11.4 ppg, 3.4 apg, 3.3 rpg and 1.0 spg...Scored double figures 18 times...Finished with 14 points, four rebounds and three assists against Ball State...Scored a team-high 17 points against Auburn and was named to the SEC All-Tournament Team...Scored 25 points, making six threes against Florida...Made five threes against Vanderbilt to finish with 16 points...Scored a game-high 21 points at LSU...Named to ESPN/CoSIDA Academic All-District second team for District 4...Scored a team-high 16 points at Florida...Against Georgia, she tied a career-high with seven assists and did not commit a turnover in 37 minutes...Hit game-winning three-pointer with eight seconds left against Ole Miss...Did not score in the first half and finished with 13 points...Scored a team-high 18 points in the win at Arkansas...Failed to score in the first half at Rutgers, but responded to coach Summitt's halftime challenge and scored 12 points on 4-of-5 shooting in the second half...Her jumper with 1:28 left gave UT its first lead of the day at 51-49, which it would not surrender...In her homecoming game at Gonzaga, scored 14 points on 6-of-13 shooting, and grabbed three boards and three steals...Played a career-high 41 minutes against Stanford, shooting 6-of-12 from the field to score 16 points....Tied her career-high with 29 points on 10-of-19 shooting, including six three-pointers, to key the 81-76 win at Old Dominion...Was named to the Preseason All-SEC First Team in a vote of league coaches...Also named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.

Tennessee 2007-08

Became just the 10th rookie all-time to start her very first game as a Lady Vol...Played in all 38 games and earned 30 starts...Averaged 8.4 ppg, 3.2 rpg while playing almost 24 minutes per game...Had 13 games in double-figures...Named the SEC Rookie of the Year in a vote by the league's coaches and the SEC Newcomer of the Year by the Associated Press...Also voted unanimously to the SEC All-Freshman Team...Came off the bench to lead UT with 16 points against Oral Roberts in her first NCAA Tournament game...Taken out of the starting lineup against LSU in the SEC Title game, but came off the bench for three assists and two points in 19 minutes of action...Named the SEC Freshman of the Week (Feb. 25-March 2) for her performances against Florida and at Georgia...Sank four three-pointers, added seven rebounds and three assists against the Gators...The first Lady Vol to reach double figures at Vanderbilt, she finished with 15 points and six rebounds...Scored the go-ahead three-pointer against Rutgers to give UT a one point lead with under a minute left in the game...Sank three treys before an elbow to the face broke her nose at Mississippi State...Named the SEC Freshman and Lady Vol Athlete of the Week on Jan. 28...For the third time of the season, tied the Lady Vol school record for threes in a game (7) against Arkansas for a career-high 29 points...She earned Lady Vol Player of the Game...Kept the Lady Vols' streak of 318 games with at least one three-pointer intact with her trey with four minutes left at Kentucky...Named the Lady Vol Athlete and SEC Freshman of the Week (Dec. 31-Jan. 6) after averaging 14.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 4.5 three-pointers in wins over DePaul and Notre Dame...Named the Lady Vol Player of the Game at Notre Dame after tying her own school record seven three-pointers on 7-of-9 shooting from beyond the arc...Became the first-ever back-to-back SEC Freshman of the Week winner in the history of the award...Nabbed SEC top-rookie honors on Dec. 17 for her performances against Middle Tennessee and Gonzaga - averaged 13.5 points and shot 58 percent from beyond the arc...Playing against her sister, Jami, for the first time in their basketball careers, Angie sank seven three-pointers, establishing a new UT rookie record and tying Shanna Zolman's school record for treys in a game...Scored a career-high 23 points against the Zags...Named the Lady Vol Player of the Game after a then-season-high 19 points on six-of-seven shooting from the field against Old Dominion...Grabbed personal bests in rebounds (8) and steals (4) against the Lady Monarchs...Scored nine points against West Virginia including connecting on the first two free throw attempts of her collegiate career...Against Texas, scored 16 points on four three-pointers, which at the time tied for the third-most by a Lady Vol rookie...On Nov. 11, against Chattanooga, Bjorklund became just the 10th Lady Vol of all time to start in the first game of her freshman campaign.

High School

Angie is the first Lady Vol basketball player to hail from the state of Washington...Committed to Tennessee during her junior season saying, "I've been a Tennessee fan since I was little. Once you're a Tennessee fan, it doesn't change easily,''...Scored 2,103 points, grabbed 777 rebounds, dished 378 assists and snagged 242 steals in four varsity seasons at University H.S. in Spokane Valley, Wash...Registered career highs of 37 points, 15 boards, 10 assists and seven steals (2006)...As a senior in 2006-07, she averaged 25.8 ppg, 10.1 rpg, 5.4 apg, 2.7 spg and 1.0 bpg, leading her team to a 26-3 record and a second-place finish in the state tournament...Garnered a truckload of honors during her high school career, including: selection as a 2007 McDonald's and WBCA All-American...Tabbed as the 2006 and 2007 Gatorade State Player of the Year, the Associated Press State PoY and the Greater Spokane League MVP.

National/International

Earned a gold medal as a member of the 2007 USA U19 World Championship Team in her first international experience...Played with future Lady Vol teammate Vicki Baugh.

Personal

Majoring in psychology...Was an academic standout and member of the honor roll at UHS, where she posted an incredible 3.99 GPA for her prep career...She has aspirations of playing in the WNBA and overseas...Enjoys playing the guitar, hiking and traveling...Uncle Steve Ranniger played basketball at Oregon; grandpa Duane Ranniger played basketball at Washington State; and grandpa Leon Bjorklund ran track at Washington...Her sister Jami, 23, played on the women's basketball team at Gonzaga...Angela Deanne Bjorklund was born on July 14, 1989, in Spokane, Wash....Her parents are Jim and Kris Bjorklund.

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