Laura Sweeney Scores A Team-High 13 Points
Sweeney leads Villanova with game-high 14 points
Laura Sweeney Scores A Season-High 26 Points.
Villanova Looks to Get Gack to Winning Ways After Falling to No. 2 Notre Dame
Emily Leer Leads Three Wildcats In Double Figures With 15 Points.
VILLANOVA: Talented offensive performer...Possesses skilled offensive moves...Can score using either hand...Shooting range extends to the three-point line.
2011-12: Played in all 34 games and averaged 13.5 minutes per game...Averaged 5.4 points per game and 2.0 rebounds per contest...Shot 79-of-197 from the field (.401) and 12-of-48 from three-point range (.250)...Went 14-of-21 from the foul line (.667)...Ranked second on the team in blocks with 27...Posted 16 assists and 10 steals...Had six double figure scoring games...Scored a career-high 16 points at DePaul and at Colorado...Made a career-best seven field goals at DePaul...Went 4-of-5 from three-point range at WVU...Grabbed a career-high six rebounds against Temple and Illinois State...Named to the Big East Academic All-Star Team.
Abington: Led team to the 2010 District championship and third round of the state playoffs; 2010 Suburban One League Player of the Year; Averaged 18.3 points per game and 10.7 rebounds per contest as a senior; 2010 first team All-Philadelphia area; McDonald's All-American nominee; Rated as the 12th best forward in the country for the class of 2010.
Personal: One of two daughters of John and Anne Leer; Sister Elizabeth is currently a member of the American University women's basketball team...Born 7/11/92.