2017-18: Has played in 20 games starting 12 for an average of 13.7 minutes per game... Scored season high 13 points and eight rebounds vs Winthrop (1/23)...Played a season high 28 minutes vs High Point (3/9)...Made first start at UNC Asheville and scored eight points with four rebounds in 18 minutes (1/27)... Averages 4.8 points and 2.8 rebounds per game.
2016-17: Started six games and made 30 appearances...Averaged 5.4 points, 3.0 rebounds, and 0.2 assists per game...Second on the team in free-throw percentage (80.0) and third in field goals made (62; 2.1 per game) and rebounding (91; 3.0 per game)...Reached double-digit scoring four times...Tied her career high with 20 points at UNC Charlotte (11/20), adding eight rebounds, an assist, and three steals...Netted 13 points with four boards against UNC Asheville (1/24)...Finished with 12 points, four rebounds, and a block in a neutral-site game versus Texas Southern (11/25)...Totaled 11 points, three rebounds, and a block at N.C. Central (12/20)...Pulled down 10 boards, scored eight points, and added a steal against Longwood (1/3).
2015-16: Appeared in all 31 games with four starts ... Sat second on the team averaging 8.4 points per game and pulled down 3.8 rebounds a contest ... Led the Blue Hose in scoring six times, rebounds three times, steals three times and blocks five times ... Set the DI program single-season record in three-point percentage with a .489 percentage on 23-47 shooting ... Scored a career-high 20 points with a career-high four three-pointers at Campbell (1/19) ... Set a career-high 18 points and nine field-goals made in a win over Columbia College (12/16) ... Tied season-highs with one assist and one steal at Longwood (12/5) ... Provided her first career assist and a career-high three blocks against Brevard College (11/25) ... Recored the first double-double of the season with a 15-point, 10-rebound performance against Warren Wilson (11/18) ... Led the team in scoring with 16 points and provided six rebounds at Kennesaw State (11/16) ... Had a well balanced game against Virginia Tech with six points and four rebounds in college debut (11/13).
High School: All-Tennessee Valley Girls Basketball Second Team ... Invited to play in the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Classic, scoring 14 points and helping Alabama to the win ... Helped Lee to the final eight in the Alabama state playoffs ... Guided the Lady Generals to the 6A Area Championship as juinor with a 25-11 record, averaging 15 points and 10 rebounds per game as an 80 percent free-throw shooter and accruing a slew of honors along the way ... Named Honorable Mention All-State and earned spots on the Tennessee Valley Second Team, All-Area Tournament squad, the Huntsville City Times Classic Team in 2013 and a trip to the 2014 North-South All-Star Game.
Personal: Salina L Virola was born in Huntsville, Ala. ... Granddaughter of Willie Locke, Sr.... Aspires to be a social worker ... Cites family and coaches as biggest athletic influence ... Plans to major in sociology.