UNCG Women's Basketball BIO
35 Nadine Soliman
2016-17 (Freshman): Tabbed the Southern Conference Freshman of the Season... garnered a spot on the Second Team All-SoCon squad as well as the All-Freshman team... named the team Offensive Player of the Year... started all 35 games... averaged 16.2 points per game, ranking fourth in the league and making her the nations leading scorer among all freshmen... also averaged 4.3 rebounds in 31.7 minutes per game... reached double-figures in scoring in 28 games... was UNCG's leading scorer in 20 games... was named to the WBI All-Tournament Team after averaging 15.3 points and 5.0 rebounds during the four games... netted a career-high 32 points at High Point (Dec. 30), making 12-of-29 shots including 7-of-14 from behind the three point line... scored more than 20 points in five straight games against UNC Asheville (Nov. 14), Tennessee Tech (Nov. 17), Murray State (Nov. 20), UNC Pembroke (Nov. 22) and Greensboro College (Nov. 27)... registered her first-career double-double against UNC Pembroke, scoring 24 points and grabbing 11 boards... scored 24 points and collected five rebounds against Prebyterian (Dec. 15)... scored in double-figures in 12 straight games from Dec. 5 to Jan. 19... made 7-of-11 shots for 15 points and seven rebounds at Samford (Feb. 9)... poured in 20 points and recorded five rebounds and three assists versus ETSU (Feb. 18)... posted 26 points on 11-of-21 from the field against Chattanooga (Mar. 3)...scored 20 points in the WBI Semifinals against Milwaukee (Mar. 23).
High School: Attended Mokattam Language School in Cairo, Egypt… graduated with an academic award at the top of her class
Personal: Born January 21, 1998… daughter of Mohamed and Iman Soliman… a member of the Egyptian National Team… she was named the U18 MVP and the top scorer for her team, Al Ahly, while leading them to the 2016 Egyptian Cup title… was the seventh leading scorer in the World Cup in Russia when she played for the Egyptian National Team… during the 2014 U17 World Championships she averaged 14.3 points and 4.0 rebounds while shooting 45 percent from the field… she represented Egypt in the 2013 FIBA World Cup in Czech Republic and was the fourth-leading scorer in the 2013 African Championship where she was the second-leading scorer in the finals… She has yet to declare a major.
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