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Mikayla Lyles
Player Profile:
Mikayla Lyles 1249949
Position: Guard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pleasanton, Calif.
High School: Bishop O'Dowd
Experience: 2 Letters

Watch 2011-12 Video Bio | 2010-11 Cal Sports Report Feature

• 2014 WBCA/Robin Roberts Scholarship Award Winner
• 2014 Pac-12 All-Academic Team (Honorable Mention)
• 2013 Pac-12 All-Academic Team

As a SENIOR in 2013-14, played in all 32 games and collected 13 starts ... averaged 4.2 points and 2.2 rebounds per game ... went 4-for-4 from 3pt range to score 12 points in an overtime win against Oregon (January 5) ... picked up her first career start at No. 4 Stanford (January 30) ... scored a career-high 16 points against the Cardinal in Berkeley on a 6-of-9 shooting effort that included 4-of-5 from beyond the arc (February 2) ... hit four 3s for the second consecutive game to score 12 points at Washington (February 7) ... had a season-high six rebounds and three assists against No. 2 Duke (November 10).

As a JUNIOR in 2012-13, appeared in 31 games, averaging 3.1 points per game ... named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Team ... dangerous beyond the arc, shot a team-high .347 from 3 on the year ... 26 of her 33 made field goals were 3’s ... scored a career high 14 points at Stanford to propel California to the win and end the Cardinal’s 81-game Pac-12 winning streak ... had a perfect night shooting against Eastern Washington, going 2-for-2 from the field (all from 3-point land) and 2-for-2 from the free throw line to score 8 points ... dished a career-high five assists against St. Mary’s ... scored 8 points against Bakersfield ... hit three 3’s for 9 points against Arizona State ... scored 8 while playing a career-high 25 minutes against Oregon ... perfect from the field at Washington State, going 3-for-3 from beyond the arc for 9 points ... scored five points against LSU in the NCAA Sweet 16 ... inspirational leader of the team.

As a SOPHOMORE in 2011-12, appeared in 29 games, averaging 8.2 minutes per game...finished the season a perfect 4-for-4 from the free throw line...made 11 three-pointers during the season...scored five points in 12 minutes on the court against Hawaii...scored a career-high 14 points in the first half against Oregon, going 4-for-7 from the three-point line...served as a reporter on the Comcast Sports Net weekly television show, The Cal Sports Report, conducting interviews with her Cal Women's Basketball teammates.

As a FRESHMAN in 2010-11 Made her Cal debut in the second game of the season, scoring six points with five rebounds... pulled in six rebounds in 18 minutes against Yale...missed the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic tournament after taking a personal leave from the team...returned for the Illinois game but did not appear in the game...led the team with a season-high 11 points with a season-high 3 steals, playing a season-high 25 minutes at Washington...followed that with a 9 point performance at home against USC...pulled in a career-high seven rebounds in 20 minutes against Oregon...followed that the next game with scoring a career-high 13 points, going 3-for-4 from three-point range, playing 24 minutes against Oregon State.

High School: Named the Sports Player of the Year in the Tri-Valley...Cal-High Prep Athlete of the Week...was named the No. 4 shooter in the nation by HoopGurlz during the summer of 2009...had to sit out her entire junior season after transferring to Bishop O'Dowd.

Personal: Born Dec. 14, 1991 in San Mateo, Calif...parents are Sheri Roman and Clifton Lyles...played soccer for 11 years...enjoys photography...ISF major.



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