Louella Tomlinson Louella Tomlinson

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Background/Bio

Louella Tomlinson played basketball in Melbourne before joining the Ausstralian Institute of Sport and averaging 3.8 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.7 blocks in 16 minutes per game in the WNBL during the 2005/06 season.

Louella moved to the United States in the 2007/08 season and playing for St.Mary´s she broke the NCAA-D1 historical record for most blocks in a single season (156) and she averaged 13 points, 6.2 rebounds and 4.9 assists per game shining against Gonzaga with 25 points, 8 rebounds and 4 blocks.

Louella Tomlinson averaged 15.2 points, 9.2 rebounds and 5.2 blocks per game during the 2008/09 season and she was named WCC Player of the Year, WCC Best Defensive Player and First Team WCC.

In the 2009/10 season, Louella Tomlinson averaged 16.9 points, 11.1 rebounds and 6.3 blocks per game, breaking again the NCAA record for most blocks in a single season while also becoming the 9th best rebounder in the NCAA and the 1st in more double doubles.

Louela Tomlinson averaged 14.1 points, 9.5 rebounds and 4.7 blocks per game during the 2010/11 season and she was named First Team WCC for the third consecutive year while also having her first triple double with 14 points, 15 rebounds and 14 blocks against Pacific.

After her college career came to an end, Louella Tomlinson signed in Australia with the Dandenong Rangers and she averaged 3.2 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.7 blocks in 11 minutes per game, becoming Australian WNBL Champion.

Louella Tomlinson signed in Italy during the 2012/13 season and playing for Dike Napoli she averaged 14.7 points, 12.9 rebounds, 3.4 blocks and +25.3 efficiency per game, being the Italian A2 best rebounder and best shot blocker.

In the 2013/14 season, Louella Tomlinson signed in Hungary with PINKK Pecs and she won the Hungarian League after averaging 14.6 points, 6.1 rebounds, 2.9 blocks and +20.9 efficiency in 23 minutes per game with 59% from the field and 45% from the 3 point line. With PINKK, Louella also played the MEL (11.2 points, 5.4 rebounds and +15.3 efficiency per game) and the Eurocup (8.8 points, 7 rebounds and +12.5 efficiency in 22 minutes per game).

Louella Tomlinson returned to Australia in the 2014/15 season and playing with the West Coast Waves she averaged 12.4 points, 6 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per game.

Louella also played in Australia during the 2015/16 season and she was WNBL Finalist with Perth Lynx and averaged 9 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.7 blocks per game.

In the 2016 summer, Louella Tomlinson averaged 18.1 points, 9 rebounds and 3.2 blocks per game with the Willetton Tigers in the SBL.

Louella Tomlinson returned to Europe during the 2016/17 season and after a brief stint in Spain with Campus Promete she signed in Hungary with Miskolc and averaged 9.5 points, 5.9 rebounds, 2.1 blocks and +13.7 efficiency in 22 minutes per game in Hungarian League and 7.3 points, 6.7 rebounds and +7.8 efficiency in 25 minutes per game in the Eurocup.

In the 2017 summer, Louella Tomlinson averaged 15.9 points, 9.4 rebounds and +19.4 efficiency with the Melbourne Tigers in the SEABL.

In the 2017/18 season, Louella Tomlinson signed in Australia with Melbourne.

Scouting Report

Louella Tomlinson is a 1.93m Australian post player born in 1998 who also has a British passport (Bosman A) and who is currently the second player with most total blocks (667) in the NCAA history, only behind Britney Griner.

Louella Tomlinson has played both in Australia and in Europe and she has in her resume 1 Australian WNBL Championship, 1 Australian WNBL Final and 1 Hungarian League Championship.

Louella Tomlinson is logically a player with remarkable defensive presence who is also a good mid and long rage shooter and a solid low post player.

Career Stats

Season Team League PPG RPG APG MIN 2FGP 3FGP FT ST BL
2018/19 BENDIGO AUSTRALIA-WNBL 7.9 4.9 2.0 19 45% 26% 65% 0.4 1.7
2017/18 MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA 12.5 8.7 3.0 32 58% 20% 83% 1.7 4.0
2017/18 MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA - WNBL 4.4 4.1 1.7 17 46% - 68% 0.3 1.4
2016/17 MELBOURNE AUSTRALIA - SEABL 15.9 9.4 4.0 35 43% 31% 85% 0.6 3.3
2016/17 MISKOLC HUNGARY-D1 9.5 5.9 1.3 22 57% 33% 70% 0.6 2.1
2016/17 MISKOLC EUROCUP 7.3 6.7 0.8 25 55% 20% 55% 0.7 1.7
2015/16 PERTH AUSTRALIA - WNBL 9.0 5.3 1.4 24 42% 28% 85% 0.8 2.0
2015/16 WILLETTON AUSTRALIA - SBL 18.1 9.0 3.4 31 52% 26% 66% 1.0 3.2
2014/15 WEST COAST WAVES AUSTRALIA - WNBL 12.4 6.0 1.2 26 47% 28% 59% 1.1 2.6
2013/14 PINKK PECS HUNGARY-D1 14.2 6.0 1.6 23 59% 45% 65% 0.8 2.7
2012/13 NAPOLI ITALY-D2 14.7 12.9 0.7 33 52% 14% 77% 2.1 3.4
2011/12 DANDENONG AUSTRALIA - WNBL 3.2 3.1 0.8 11 39% - 39% 0.3 1.8
2010/11 ST MARY´S NCAA-D1 14.1 9.5 2.5 32 51% 15% 65% 0.6 4.7

Achievements/Awards

  • Finalist Australian WNBL 2015/16, 2017/18
  • Australian SBL Champion 2016
  • Second Team | Hungarian League 2013/14
  • Hungarian League Champion 2013/14
  • First Team | MEL 2013/14
  • MVP | Italian A2 - 2012/13
  • Australian WNBL Champion 2011/12
  • Bronze Medal | World University Games 2011
  • Bronze Medal | World University Games 2009
  • Defensive Player of the Year | WCC 2009/10
  • First Team | WCC 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11