Season Statistics
PPG
RPG
APG
10.3
FG%

Player Profile

Cayla George (nee Francis)



DOB: 1.5.1989

Hometown: Adelaide

Playing number: 22

Height: 192cm

Position: Forward

Previous clubs: AIS 2005/06 – 2007/08, Adelaide 2008/09, 2009/10, Logan 2010/11 – 2011/12, Townsville Fire 2014/15 – Current.

Bio: The 2014/15 Wattle Valley WNBL season saw Cayla Francis stamp her authority on the league in spectacular fashion. Having debuted in the WNBL with the AIS in 2005/06, Cayla had spent the past two seasons playing in France before being lured home with the JCU Townsville Fire.  The 192cm forward was named the Betty Watson Rookie of the Year in 2006/07 after averaging 13.2 points, 8.4 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.6 blocks per game.  A stint in Adelaide earnt her the Lightning’s MVP Award in 2009/10 before crossing to the now-defunct Logan Thunder. Cayla won a last minute call-up to the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women and played a pivotal role in guiding Australia to a bronze medal before lighting up the WNBL alongside Suzy Batkovic. Cayla averaged 17.4 points (ranked number four in the WNBL), 10.4 rebounds (ranked number three), 1.6 blocks (ranked number two), while also shooting 42.1% from beyond the arc (ranked number three) to guide the Fire to their maiden title and to finish second behind Abby Bishop in MVP voting.

Career Highlights: FIBA World Championships: 2012 (Bronze), WNBL All-Star Five: 2014/15, WNBL Rookie of the Year: 2006/07.


Season Statistics
  2PT 3PT FT Rebounds  
  M MIN 2PM-A 1st Half H.S 3PM-A 3PT
%
FTM-A FT % TOT AST PTS
Season 22 18/11/2011 130 - 291 44.7 62 - 23 51 - - Sydney 10.3
Career 170 30/11/2007 - - - 0.0 508 - 437 367 - - - 9.3


Previous Seasons
Competition Season M MIN 2PM-A 1st Half H.S 3PM-A 3PT
%
FTM-A FT % PF Total Pts TOT AST PTS
2015/16 2015 0 - - - 0.0 - - - - - - 0.0 0.0
2014/15 2014 24 06/02/2015 125 - 245 51.0 89 - 76 69 - - UC Capitals 77.5 10.4
2011/12 2012 22 18/11/2011 130 - 291 44.7 62 - 23 51 - - Sydney 82.3 10.3
2010/11 2011 24 17/12/2010 - - - 0.0 57 - 56 34 - - West Coast 59.6 9.2
2009/10 2010 22 28/11/2009 - - - 0.0 83 - 50 61 - - Logan 73.5 9.5
2008/09 2009 24 21/02/2009 - - - 0.0 63 - 83 53 - - West Coast 84.1 8.9
2007/08 2008 22 30/11/2007 - - - 0.0 73 - 64 49 - - Christchurch 67.1 10.8
2006/07 Summer 21 02/12/2006 86 - 199 43.2 56 - 68 34 - - Townsville 60.7 8.4
2005/06 Summer 11 13/01/2006 32 - 90 35.6 25 - 17 16 - - Sydney 64.0 4.5