Green Wave go 20-11 overall, finish fourth in C-USA and advance to the postseason
Danielle Blagg and Jamie Kaplan named second-team; rookie Leslie Vorpahl claims All-Freshman honors
Guard tandem of Kaplan, Latham lead five Green Wave players in double figures with 14 points each
Dale hits layup with 4.0 ticks to play as Green Wave improve to 16-6 overall, 7-2 in C-USA play
Dale leads Green Wave with 18 points, 9 rebounds; Kaplan hands out game-high 11 assists in defeat
Tulane defeated N.C. State 60-51 inside Devlin Fieldhouse on Nov. 24, 2014.
The Tulane women's basketball team kicked off their 2014-15 season with an 87-47 victory over Mississippi Valley State.
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2013-14: Played in 30 games with 14 starts as a true freshman...named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team after leading the team in free throw percentage (.765) while ranking second in assists (94), 3-point baskets (36) and 3-point percentage (.330), third in free throws made (62), fourth in points scored (266) and points per game (8.9), and fifth in field goals made (84), steals (32), minutes played (752) and minutes per game (25.1)...finished 10th in C-USA in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.37), 13th in assists per game (3.10), 15th in free throw percentage, 19th in 3-point percentage and 27th in 3-pointers per game (1.20)...ranked 196th in the nation in assist-to-turnover ratio...twice named C-USA Freshman of the Week: on Nov. 25 after averaging 12.7 points, 3.7 assists, 2.7 rebounds and 0.7 steals per game during three Green Wave contests; and on Jan. 13 after averaging 14.5 points, 6.0 assists, 5.0 rebounds and 1.5 steals in a 2-0 week...posted double-figure scoring totals on 13 occasions with three 20-plus point contests, including a season-best 22 after sinking 7-of-12 field goals with a 2-of-4 showing from beyond the 3-point arc and all six free throw opportunities at N.C. State (11/24)...drilled 4-of-7 treys against Southeastern Louisiana (11/19) and 4-of-6 vs FIU in the C-USA quarterfinals (3/13)...had four or more assists 10 times, including a season-best nine at Old Dominion (1/11)...pulled down four or more rebounds eighth times, including a season-high six at Marshall (1/9)...had nine multiple-steal outings, including a career-best four thefts vs Ole Miss (11/30)...off the court, was a member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Tulane's 3.0 Club, and claimed C-USA Academic Medal honors for posting a GPA of 3.75 or higher.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Churchill High for coach Cal Wolfsberg...helped lead the Chargers to a combined 83-22 record, finishing an area finalist as a sophomore and a regional quarterfinalist as a junior and senior...claimed first-team All-District 26-5A and San Antonio Express-News All-Area, TABC All-Region 4 Class 5A honoree each year as a prepster and finished with 1,450 career points...earned TABC All-State recognition and was tabbed San Antonio Express-News Player of the Year as both a junior and senior...averaged 18.7 points, 4.6 assists, 5.1 rebounds and 2.2 blocks as a senior...had three triple-doubles that season, including back-to-back showings against Judson and New Braunfels Canyon on Dec. 4 and 7...scored a career-high 35 points to go with eight assists, seven rebounds and three steals in her final high school contest...as a junior, averaged 15.1 points, 6.8 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 2.3 rebounds per game while connecting on 45.8 percent of her field goals with a 59-of-137 performance from beyond the 3-point arc...claimed all-tournament honors at the Lone Star Tournament and was MVP of the Hays 5A Tournament of Champions...had seven double-digit assist outings, including a career-best 16 vs East Central in the bi-district playoffs that year...as a sophomore, listed on the Express-News All-Super Team, tabbed MVP of the NEISD Tournament after leading her team to the championship and claimed all-tourney recognition at the Lone Star Tournament...in addition to her prep career, played for the San Antonio Heat select team since the fourth grade and often played two to three years up...helped guide her team to the 17u Silver National Championship at the Michael T. White Tournament in April 2009 and helped the club go 7-0 in the All-American Sports National Championship and 8-0 in the Prime Time Sports National Championship that same season...off the court, was a member of the National Honor Society, Church Retreats and Feeding The Homeless.
Personal: Born Leslie Deann Vorpahl on Aug. 8, 1995, in San Antonio, Texas...daughter of Donnie and Sallye Vorpahl...has one brother, Travis, and one sister, Stephanie...father, Donnie, played college football at Texas Lutheran...proposed major is business.
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