A. Welch Selected to WNBA

 

 

CONGRATULATIONS
to 

2011 Lowcountry Baller Alumni
&
 

     
       
2015 alumni University of South Carolina 

ALEIGHSA WELCH
 
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 from 
Goose Creek High School

She was selected #22 overall in the
WNBA DRAFT
(click on Chicago Sky to read more at Gamecocks online)

Among her many accomplishments at
UNIV. of SOUTH CAROLINA & GC HIGH SCHOOL:
 
USC:
2015 SEC Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Top USC Career Offensive Rebounder
1000 Points & 900 Rebounds
3 time All-SEC selection
1st Team All-SEC 2014 & 2015
2014 All-America Honorable Mention (AP, WBCA)
2013 SEC All-Freshman Team
 
 Aleighsa led her South Carolina team to its first ever Final Four berth in the NCAA Tournament.
 
High School:
3 time All State, 4 time All Region
Two-time Post & Courier Player of the Year
SC Top 5 Seniors
Miss SC Basketball

Aleighsa led her Goose Creek HS Lady Gators to first ever AAAA SC STATE Championship. 

 
 

She was the first in-state signee for Coach Dawn Staley USC Gamecocks!  

Aleighsa played 3 years with the Lowcountry Ballers, 1 year with the Select team, and was part of the 2009 15U Girls AAU DII National Championship team!

Congratulations to
 
Aleighsa,
her parents - Ernesto and Sharell,
 
her family,
 

 

 
 her HS coaches - Tim Baldwin, Calvin Davis, Linda Wright,
 
her Lady Gator & USC teammates,
   
 
and her LOWCOUNTRY BALLER family
- coaches, teammates, and staff!!!
 
 
 
We wish you continued success and are looking forward to watching you play for the CHICAGO SKY! 
 
 
We're GLAD you're a BALLER!!!