Leigh Ann Lutz 

Class: Sr.   
Height: 5-6 
Hometown: California, Mo. 
High School: California 
Number: 11 
Position:

Leigh Ann is the daughter of Mike and Shelly Lutz and has four siblings: Jacqueline (23), Leo (20), Jerry (18) and Elizabeth (14). She is majoring in biology and exercise science. After graduation, she plans to attend Physician Assistant School.

Academic Accomplishments
Junior Year
Leigh Ann inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma, the National College Athlete Honor Society. She was placed on the Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 Dean's List, and made the SLIAC Academic All-Conference Team.

Sophomore Year
Leigh Ann was placed on the Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 Dean's List, and made the SLIAC Academic All-Conference Team.

Freshman Year
Leigh Ann was placed on the Fall 2010 and Spring 2011 Dean's List.

California High School
Leigh Ann was Salutatorian. 


Athletic Accomplishments
Junior Year
During the 2012 Holiday for Hoops Classic at Ohio Wesleyan, Leigh Ann was named to the All-Tournament Team. She was placed on the SLIAC All-Conference First Team and the SLIAC All-Tournament Team. Leigh Ann broke the season record for 3-point field goals, hitting 75 out of 202. She joined the 1,000 point club, finishing her junior year with 1,013 career points. She led the team with 395 points and an average of 14.1 points per game.

Sophomore Year
Leigh Ann started in all 27 games. She ranked second on the team with 321 points (2 shy of first). She was second on the team with 64 assists. She concluded the season with a 36.6 percentage (104-282) from the field and a 77.6 percentage from the foul line. Leigh Ann earned a spot on the Second Team All-SLIAC.

Freshman Year
Leigh Ann appeared in all 26 games including three starts. She ranked second on the team for points with 297 and for assists with 64. She concluded the season with a 41.5 percentage from the field and a 77.4 percentage (41-53) from the foul line.

California High School 
Leigh Ann made the All-Conference team and Tri-County Conference MVP three times. She also made the All-State team twice. Her team won 4th in state during her junior year of high school ('08-'09).  Leigh Ann’s team also broke the school record for most wins in the school’s history that year.  Her record for most steals in her high school career was 12.


Why Westminster?
"I believed Coach Braden was leading the program in the right direction and saw the opportunity to be a part of something special. I wanted to attend a small school and I knew Westminster would prepare me academically for a career in medicine."


About Leigh Ann
Birthday: June 19, 1992
Favorite Westminster Professor: Dr. Amspoker and Dr. Miller
Dream as a collegiate player: To leave a legacy.
Best basketball memory: Winning the 2013 Conference tournament title, breaking the 3-point record and scoring my 1,000 point all in the same game.
Person most admired/role model, why: My grandpa- he is the most selfless person I know; he is a hard worker who gives the best advice. 
I can't live without: Grapenuts
A non-athletic talent I have: I'm fluent in Dutch
 


Statistics

     Year    

 GP-GS  

FG-FGA  

 Pct.

 3 FG-FGA  

 Pct.

 FT-FTA 

 Pct.

Off
 Reb. 

Def 
 Reb. 

Total
 Reb. 

 Ast

 Blk

 Stl

 Points

2012-13

28-27

123-328

 38%

75-202

 37%

74-86

 86%

24

50

74

40

6

39

 395

 2011-12

 27-27 

 104-284 

 

 61-177 

 

 52-67

 

  22

  34 

  56

 64

 5

 40

  321

2010-11

 26-3

 103-248

 

 50-138

 

 41-53

 

  30

  31

  61

 64

 2

 38

  297