Leah Schaefer

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Leah Schaefer

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Alexandria, Ky.

High School:
Highlands HS

Height:
6-1

Position:
Forward


11/15/2014

Women's Basketball Opens Season With 75-51 Win Over Wofford

Musketeer defense grabs 18 steals, leading to 34 points off turnovers

03/08/2014

No. 9 @Xavier_WBB Falls To No. 8 Georgetown In The 1st Rd Of The BIG EAST Tourney

Second Half Shooting Woes Doom Musketeers

03/04/2014

@Xavier_WBB Falls At Seton Hall In Regular Season Finale

Ashley Wanninger Scores 12 Points In Her Final Regular Season Game

02/14/2014

@Xavier_WBB Set To Face Marquette Saturday Afternoon

Game Set To Tip Off At 1 P.M. ET

02/07/2014

@Xavier_WBB Heads To The #DMV Area To Battle Georgetown

Game Set To Tip Off At 4 P.M.

FRESHMAN (2013-14): Appeared in 26 games, making 24 starts... averaged 28.9 minutes per game... averaged 5.3 points and 6.0 rebounds per game... led the team with a .426 shooting percentage... averaged six rebounds per game during BIG EAST play... scored in double figures three times and led the team in scoring once... had a rebound in all 26 games, including five or more on 18 occasions... finished with six points, three rebounds, one steal and one assist in her first career game/start at Ohio (Nov. 10)... nearly recorded a double-double with nine points and nine rebounds at Michigan (Nov. 13)... had five points and six rebounds vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Nov. 17)... finished with 11 points, eight rebounds, four steals and three blocks vs. Longwood (Nov. 21)... finished with four points, five rebounds and a pair of blocks vs. No. 2/2 Duke (Nov. 28)... pulled down a game-high 12 rebounds vs. Kansas (Nov. 29)... finished with a team-high 13 points and eight rebounds vs. Murray State (Dec. 4)... pulled down nine rebounds and dished out five assists vs. Austin Peay (Dec. 7)... finished with six points and six rebounds at Wright State (Dec. 15)... grabbed nine rebounds vs. UC (Dec. 21)... recorded eight rebounds and three assists vs. Indiana (Dec. 29)... grabbed six rebounds at DePaul (Jan. 1)... tallied 13 points and four rebounds vs. SJU (Jan. 5)... finished with six points and three steals vs. Marquette (Jan. 11)... registered five points, eight rebounds, three assists, two blocks and a pair of steals vs. Providence (Jan. 18)... chipped in with eight points and nine rebounds vs. Butler (Feb. 1)... pulled down eight rebounds vs. DePaul (Feb. 5)... grabbed eight rebounds and dished out three assists at Georgetown (Feb. 8)... returned to the lineup at Seton Hall after missing several games with a foot injury (Mar. 4)... finished with eight points, six rebounds and three assists in 23 minutes at Seton Hall (Mar. 4)... finished with seven points, five rebounds and four dimes against Georgetown in the first round of the BIG EAST Tournament (Mar. 8).

HIGH SCHOOL: Played varsity basketball for Highlands HS for five years and was a 1,000+ point career scorer... led the Bluebirds to a 26-8 record and a district title as a senior... earned 2013 Northern Kentucky Division II All-Star honors... earned the 2011-12 Division II Kentucky Player of the Year award and was selected to participate on the 2012 Kentucky All-Star Team... as a junior she ranked 51st in the country at her position by the Collegiate Girls Basketball Report after averaging 14.9 points and 8.6 rebounds per game while shooting 81.6 percent from the charity stripe and 47.2 percent from the field.

PERSONAL: Born February 24, 1996... daughter of Jeff and Melanie Schafer... has one brother, Nathan... pre-pharmacy major.