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Leslie Atherton
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Leslie Atherton 1886647
Position: Middle Blocker
Height: 6'2"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
High School: Bishop Kelley
Season SP-MP K K/S E TA PCT A A/S SA SA/S SE DIG D/S RE BS BA TB B/S
2015 2-2 1 0.50 0 1 1.000 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.00
2016 10-4 16 1.60 1 25 .600 2 0.20 0 0.00 0 1 0.10 0 1 5 6 0.60
Total 12-6 17 1.42 1 26 .615 2 0.17 7 0.00 0 1 0.08 0 1 5 6 0.50

2016 (Redshirt Sophomore)

Appeared in 10 sets across four matches, including two starts… totaled 16 kills, averaging 1.60 per set, on a .600 hitting percentage to go with six blocks and two assists… came off the bench for nine kills on 12 attempts vs. UT Martin (9/2)… posted six kills without an error and three blocks in a start vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (9/3).

2015 (Redshirt Freshman)

Made an appearance in each of Oklahoma's 3-0 defeats over West Virginia (11/24 and 11/25)...  Registered her first career kill against the Mountaineers (11/24).

2014 (Freshman)

Redshirted her first season in Norman.

High School

Three-year letter winner for Bishop Kelly High School in Tulsa, Okla... Helped team to three consecutive Regional Championships and the 6A State Championship in 2012… Named All-State and All-Metro First Team as a senior… Led team in blocks in her final two season with 81 solo blocks and 60 block assists… Recorded 263 kills as a senior… Member of the National Honor Society and Youth Leadership Oklahoma Class XIII… Also a three-year letter winner in track and field at Bishop Kelley… Fifth place high jump state medalist in 2014… All-Metro Track and Field Roster Honorable Mention.

Club

Played eight years of club volleyball including one with Oklahoma Peak Performance… Helped OP2 18 Smack team to 2014 Asics Presidents Day Tournament Championship… Won Oklahoma Region Championship in 2014.

Personal

Leslie Anne Atherton... Born: July 26, 1995... Parents: Julia and Robert Atherton... Siblings: Garrett and Laura... Major: Health and exercise science... Uncle, David L. Bole Jr. played football at Texas A&M (1980-81) and cousin, Samuel Laydon played football at Chapman University (2010-14).
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