University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
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#10 Kelsey Sleighter

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Freshman

Guard     5'7"

Uniontown, Pa. / Uniontown High School


MAJOR:  Engineering Technology


 At Uniontown High School
     Kelsey Sleighter was a four-year letter winner and a three-year starter at Uniontown High School where she was named to the Pennsylvania All-State Girls’ Basketball Team following the 2010-11 season.  She finished her career as the school’s second all-time leading scorer with 1,245 points.  Sleighter, just the third Lady Raider to reach the 1,000-point plateau, also amassed 145 three-pointers, 503 rebounds, 328 assists, and 254 steals.  She also shot 87% from the free-throw line.  As a senior, she finished second in the WPIAL in scoring (19.3 ppg.) and second in three-pointers (49).  Sleighter, a three-time WPIAL All-Section selection and a three-time All-County choice, also averaged 4.5 steals per game as a senior.  She was tabbed a Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Terrific 10 and played in the 2011 Pittsburgh Roundball Classic.
    
Sleighter was named to the 2010 US Junior National AAU Basketball All-Tournament Team as a member of the Nate Smith Basketball Club Team in Morgantown, W.Va.
    
In the classroom, Sleighter, a 2010-11 Uniontown High School Scholar-Athlete Award recipient, graduated fourth in her class and was a member of the National Honor Society.
    
She was coached by Jason Winfrey at Uniontown High School.