“I think my biggest thing is to stay ready and to train, to stay motivated…”
Marie Gülich used the extra time in the offseason to get ready and to step up for the Los Angeles Sparks whenever it was needed. Prior to the 2020 WNBA season, Marie Gülich was acquired in a trade from the Atlanta Dream that included teammate Britney Sykes. During the season in Bradenton, Florida, Gülich averaged 2.4 points and 1.5 rebounds in just under 10 minutes of play. She shot 50% from the field and appeared in 10 games, including getting one start.
The center made her mark during her time on the floor, especially on the offensive end. Gülich was 25th league wide in field-goal percentage, 10th in the league in percentage of points scored off turnovers at 31%, and 1st in the league in the percentage of points scored in the paint at 82.8%. Off the bench, she was ranked 14th in offensive rating and 29th in efficient field goal percentage.
— Los Angeles Sparks (@LASparks) August 6, 2020
Gülich’s most notable game came on August 7th against the Las Vegas Aces. The center put up 7 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal, and 1 block. She also shot 42.9% from the field that game.
Her season highs were 7 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal, and 1 block, that were all tallied on that game against the Aces.
Marie Gülich is currently playing overseas in Spain with Valencia BC where she is averaging 10.3 points, 4.4 rebounds, and 1.5 assists.