Linda Massey played four seasons at Brien McMahon High School, graduating in 1970. She was the captain, leading rebounder and leading scorer, netting 564 points during her career. Massey’s 1968-69 team was undefeated and in 1970, McMahon lost only one game. Massey averaged 19 points per game in her senior year and was the first female in that school’s history to be named “Athlete of the Week.” Massey set school records scoring 37 points in a game against Norwalk High School and 227 points in a season (1969).
Massey went on to play four years at SCSU under Coach Louise O’Neal and participated in AIAW Championships from 1970-74.