Getting to know the GLO – Sam Logic

Logic is averaging 10.7 points, 2.3 steals and a team-leading 6.0 assists.

You probably know Sam Logic as Wisconsin’s 2011 High School Player of the Year who was an All-American at Iowa after becoming the first player in NCAA history to record 1,500 points, 900 rebounds, 800 assists and 200 steals.

You may also know that Logic’s all-around game made her the 10th overall pick in the 2015 WNBA Draft, but did you know that she’s a Golden Girls fan?

Logic’s 9 assists against Flint are the most by a GLO player this season.

 

Background
Name: Samantha Logic
Nickname: Sam
Position:  Point guard
Jersey number: 22
Hometown: Racine, Wisconsin
College (major): University of Iowa (Exercise Science)
Prior professional experience: 1 year WNBA (Atlanta, San Antonio), 4 years overseas (France, Australia, Austria, Slovakia)

Logic was an All-American on the court and an Academic All-American in the classroom at Iowa.

 

Favorites
TV show: How to Get Away With Murder, The Golden Girls
Movie: Star Wars series
Music act:  J Cole
Book: To Kill a Mockingbird
Meal: Burrito
Athlete: LeBron James, Serena Williams
Sports team: Packers
Vacation spot: Anywhere near water
Wisconsin attraction: Summerfest

Logic is shooting 50 percent from the field for the GLO this season.

 

 

Personal
Pets: No pets
Hobbies: Reading, card games, traveling
Number of states visited: 23
Number of countries visited: 16
Two bucket list items: Skydive, speak French fluently

Logic ranks second in Big Ten history in assists and fourth in steals.

 

Firsts
Job: Serving and busing tables
Car: 2003 Mitsubishi Outlander
Dream job: Pro athlete
Basketball highlight: Going to state my junior year
Concert: Rascal Flatts

Logic and the GLO are back at home June 16.

 

Basketball
Proudest team accomplishment: Sweet 16 senior year at Iowa
Proudest individual accomplishment: Being drafted into WNBA
Best player you’ve played against: Maya Moore
Your basketball Mount Rushmore: Lindsay Whalen, LeBron James, Diana Taurasi, Sheryl Swoopes

 

GLO teammates
Funniest: Steph
Best shooter: Gabbi Ortiz