THIS SEASON Sadie Edwards enters her final season of competition as a Trojan, wrapping up her career as a pesky defender and a deft scorer with a knack for getting to the hoop and for striking from distance.
2016-17 JUNIOR SEASON Edwards started the last 22 games of the season and appeared in all 30 games... Scored in every game with double digits in 13 games... Named to Great Alaska Shootout All-Tournament Team... Was fourth on the team in scoring (9.2 ppg)... Also averaged 1.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1. 3 steals per game... Set new career high with four 3-pointers made vs. Mississippi State on Dec. 18... Also had career-highs of four blocks and five rebounds vs. ASU on Jan. 29... Had three games with career-best four steals... Earned Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention.
2015-16 SOPHOMORE SEASON Edwards made her USC debut on Dec. 18 after becoming eligible for competition as a midyear transfer from UConn... Appeared in 22 games and started the last 20 games of the year... Scored in every game in which she played... Finished as the team’s third leading scorer with 11.3 points per game... Scored in double figures in 13 games.. Also hit 17 threes... Scored a career-high 26 points at ASU on Feb. 7... Had a career high with six assists and four steals vs. Cal on Jan. 24... Averaged 11.3 points, 2.5 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.5 assists per game... Earned Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention.
AT UCONN Edwards spent fall 2014 at UConn... Appeared in six games, averaging 4.8 minutes per game... Scored five points and had two rebounds, one assist and one steal... Transferred to USC in January 2015.
HIGH SCHOOL Edwards is a 2014 graduate of Blair Academy in Blairstown Township, N.J.... A 2014 McDonald’s All-American... A two-time honoree as New Jersey Prep State Player of the Year and league Player of the Year, earning the awards as a junior and senior out of Blair Academy... Also earned back-to-back league academic team honors... Played for Nazareth High in New York City during her sophomore year... Team won the CHSAA Class AA State Championship... Also reached the Class LL State Tournament Championship Game as a freshman... Played club for the Philadelphia Belles.
PERSONAL Sadie Ann Edwards was born Jan. 4, 1995 in Meriden, Conn.... The daughter of Erekine and Lisa Edwards... Has one brother, Darrius, and one sister, Melony... Enjoys swimming, hiking and traveling in her free time... Lists Kobe Bryant as her biggest sports hero... Hopes to travel to Europe... Would like to play professionally after graduation and then go to grad school... Finishing a degree in psychology with plans to pursue a graduate degree in the fall... Hopes to pursue a career as a sports psychologist.