RaShonta

LeBlanc

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#12

Guard
Height: 5'7"
Class: Junior
City/State: Port Arthur, Texas
High School: Memorial HS
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

2005 Freshman Academic All-SEC
2006 Academic All-SEC
 
SENIOR SEASON (2007-08)
Started 89 games in her career, including all 37 this season ... Grabbed a career-high nine rebounds against TCU on Nov. 11 ... Also collected a career-best six steals against the Lady Frogs and against at Alabama on Feb. 7 ... Scored in double figures 15 times in her career and seven times this season ... Poured in a season-high 14 points in the win over #24 Georgia on Feb. 10 ... Scored 12 in the victory over New Orleans on Dec. 30 ... Added 11 points in the victory at No. 1 Tennessee on Feb. 14 ... Scored 10 points in the win over South Carolina on Jan. 31 and at Houston (Nov. 29) and Louisiana Tech (Dec. 16) ... Dished out a season and career-high tying eight assists against Arkansas on Feb. 28 ... Finished the season third in steals by a senor at LSU with 78.

JUNIOR SEASON (2006-07)
Returned to the starting line-up in the season opener against West Virginia ... Started all 38 games during the season and has 53 starts in her career ... Poured in a career-high 19 points in the SEC Tournament championship game against Vanderbilt ... Earned All-SEC Tournament honors ... Had 15 points in the NCAA Tournament opener vs. UNC Ashville with a career-high five 3-pointers ... Scored 11 points against West Virginia and was 4-for-4 from the field, including 3-for-3 from three-point range in the season-opener on Nov. 12 ... Earned All-tournament team honors in the Basketball Travelers Classic at LSU ... Posted a then career-high 15 points on 5-of-6 shooting, including 3-for-4 from three-point range in the victory over Tulsa on Nov. 24 ... Tied a career-high with eight assists in the victory over No. 5 Ohio State on Dec. 10 ... Scored 13 points against Kentucky on Jan. 18 and was 3-for-3 from three-point range in the game ... Added 11 points and seven assists in LSU's victory over Florida on Feb. 8 ... Was second in the SEC to teammate Erica White in assists-to-turnover ratio ... Led the team with a .440 shooting percentage from three-point range, hitting 33-of-75.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2005-06)
Played in 27 games and started 15 ... Started her first game in the season opener at No. 13 Texas Tech and played all 40 minutes ... LSU posted a 14-1 record while she started at point guard ... Dished out a career-best eight assists in the victory over Texas Tech ... Scored a season-best 10 points in LSU's victory over Nebraska on Nov. 25 ... Followed that with a 10-point, eight-assist game against North Carolina A&T on Jan. 1 ... Had eight games with at least five assists, including six against both Michigan State and Minnesota ... Named 2006 Academic All-Southeastern Conference.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2004-05)
Played in 25 games ... Scored a season-high five points against Southern Miss on Nov. 21 and Arkansas on Jan. 20 ... Pulled down a season-best four rebounds against Southern Miss on Nov. 21 ... Dished out a season-high four assists at Colorado on Nov. 27 ... Scored at least two points in 13 games ... Had at least two rebounds in nine games ... Had at least two assists in five games, including four games with three assists.

HIGH SCHOOL
Averaged 14.5 points, 6.0 rebounds, 4.6 steals and 2,3 assists as a senior at Port Arthur Memorial for coach Joe Fonteneaux ... Was a McDonald's All-America nominee as a senior ... Was a three-time first-team all-district and two-time first-team all-region ... Was named the Newcomer of the Year as a freshman ... Helped her team to back-to-back district titles in 2001 and 2002 and a co-championship in 2004 ... Earned AAU All-America honors with the Houston Hotshots after her junior season.

PERSONAL
Fullname is RaShonta LeNette LeBlanc ... Nickname is Tae-Tae ... Born on July 30, 1986, in Port Arthur, Texas ... Daughter of Robert and Arlene LeBlanc ... Has one sister, RaNysha ... RaNysha competed on LSU's track & field squad ... Began playing basketball at age six ... Has worn the same number (12) since she was in middle school ... Majoring in business ... Was accepted into the LSU College of Business Internal Auditing Program and began in the spring of 2007.

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