#32 Leah McAlister
|HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)||Nashville, Tenn. (Ezell-Harding Christian)|
2010-2011 (Junior): Played in 21 games, started 10. . . Averaged 5.5 points and 3.9 rebounds per game. . .Averaged 17.5 minutes per game. . . Missed the final 9 games of the regular season with an injury. . . Ranked seventh on the team in scoring with 120 points. . . Fifth on the team in rebounding with 86. . . Made 17 out of 53 three pointers attempted. . . Scored in double figures in 4 games. . . Pulled down 5 or more rebounds in 10 games. . . Posted career highs with 13 points against Tennessee State (Nov. 27) and at Austin Peay (Dec. 8). . .Had 10 points and 8 rebounds against Alabama A&M (Nov. 22). . .Atlantic Sun Games . . . played in 12 games, started 6. Averaged 4.6 points and 3.7 rebounds in conference play. . . Scored 9 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in only 16 minutes against Florida Gulf Coast (Jan. 29).
2009-2010 (Sophomore): Played in 22 games, started five … Averaged 5.0 points and 4.0 rebounds per game … Averaged 14.5 minutes per contest … Ranked second on the team in rebounds per game (4.0) … Finished fourth on the team in rebounds (89), despite not playing in 8 games … Scored in double figures three times … Pulled down five or more rebounds in eight games … Registered 12-points and six rebounds in eight-point win vs. Central Arkansas (Nov. 15) … Tied a season-high with 12 points against Tennessee Tech (Nov. 30) … Also tied a season high in made field goals (5) against Tech … Played in 12 of the 20 Atlantic Sun Conference games, including making one start … Averaged 3.4 points and rebounds per game in league play … Scored 11 points and pulled down three rebounds in 23 minutes at Kennesaw State (Dec. 5) … Posted seven points and nine rebounds against Florida Gulf Coast (Jan. 4) … Tied a season-high with nine rebounds in 19 minutes at Stetson (Feb. 20) … Member of Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team.
2008-2009 (Freshman): Played in 16 games, all as a reserve. …Played a season-high 14 minutes vs. Florida Gulf Coast (1/3). …Hit 2-of-4 3-point attempts and 2-of-5 field goal attempts vs. Florida Gulf Coast (1/3), all season highs. …Grabbed a season-high three rebounds vs. Campbell (1/8). …Also had a season-high three assists vs. Campbell (1/8). …Scored a season-high six points vs. Florida Gulf Coast (1/3). …Member of Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team.
High School: Ezell-Harding’s all-time leading scorer (2.058 points). …Her No. 10 jersey was retired. …Averaged 20 points and six rebounds per game as a senior. …All-State (2007-2008). …District MVP 2007-2008. …Principal’s List. …Graduated with perfect “A’ average. …Volunteer Girls’ State delegate. …Vice-President of Student Body as a senior. …Red Cross Club. …Fellowship of Christian Athletes. …Yearbook staff.
Personal: parents are Ann and Mike McAlister. …One sister, Miriam, played for the Lady Bisons basketball team. …Also has one brother, Jesse.