Sacha Washington - Women's Basketball - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#35 Sacha Washington

Forward

Class Sophomore
Height 6'2"
Hometown Lawrenceville, Ga.
High School Collins Hill
Major Undeclared

Student-Athlete Features

Vanderbilt Hustler – Sacha Washington may be a freshman on paper, but embraces her role as a star in the frontcourt

Honors

  • 2021-22 All-Freshman SEC Team
  • SEC Freshman of the Week twice, Feb. 28 and Feb. 8

As a Freshman (2021-22)

  • Started in eight games, played in 35
  • Shot 46.6% from the field and 68.2% from the free throw line
  • Led the team in total rebounds (230) and offensive rebounds (113)
  • Averaged 6.6 rebounds per game
  • Fourth on the team in scoring, total of 266 points
  • Averaged 20.2 minutes per game
  • Named SEC Freshman of the Week twice, Feb. 8 and 28
  • Notched a total of seven double-doubles, three consecutive against Alabama, Florida, and Alabama
  • Season-high in 23 points against Alabama (Feb. 27)
  • Season-high in 16 rebounds against Alabama (Feb. 6)
  • Tallied 11 games with 10+ points and nine games with 10+ rebounds
  • Ranked nationally: 142nd in rebounds
  • In the SEC: 41st in scoring, eighth in rebounds, 16th in rebounds per game, and T-21st in blocks

The Washington File

  • Prepped at Collins Hill under head coach Brian Harmon
  • Top 100 recruit from ESPN (57), Prospects Nation (113) and All Star Girls Report (53)
  • ESPN’s No. 13-ranked forward and Prospect Nation’s No. 24-ranked forward
  • Named Region Player of the Year in both 2020 and 2021
  • Earned First Team All-State honors three years in a row from 2019-21 and All-Region in 2018
  • Was named the state’s best rebounder in 2021
  • Surpassed 1,000-career points and rebounds as a junior
  • Went on to average 18 points and 14 rebounds per game as a senior
  • Full name is Sacha Nicole Washington
  • Born Nov. 14, 2002, in Lilburn, Georgia
  • Parents: Simone Picou and Kenneth Washington
  • Siblings: The oldest of three children with one sister, Kaci, and one brother, Ethan
  • High School Coach: Brian Harmon
  • Chose Vanderbilt because … “The academics are amazing and the family atmosphere brought by the team and coaches is great all around. It all feels like a great fit for me.”