Native of Hattiesburg, Miss. to join current freshman class
Prior to Ohio: Played varsity basketball at Hattiesburg High School ... Senior team went 21-5 (5-1 in league play) ... Senior team was ranked No. 1 in the state of Mississippi Class 6A Girls Basketball by MaxPreps.com ... Averaged 9.0 points, 8.4 rebounds, 2.0 blocks, 1.7 assists and 1.0 steals per game as a senior ... During her senior season, scored ten points or more in six straight games ... Helped key the Tigers to 18 straight victories (Dec. 16 - Mar. 3) during her senior season ... Basketball team was twice district champions, South State Champions her senior year and state runners-up on two occasions ... Played softball and competed on the track and field team in high school ... Captained her high school's softball team as a senior.
Personal: Native of Hattiesburg, Miss ... Born Dec. 12, 1993 ... Daughter of Tamara and Ronald ... Cousin Ruthie Bolton played seven seasons in the WNBA and is a two-time Olympic gold medal winner with the United States Women's Basketball Team ... When not playing basketball, enjoys hunting, fishing, riding four-wheelers and volleyball ... Plans to major in Secondary Education ... Lists favorite athletes as Gabby Douglas and Maya Moore ... Favorite teams are the Boston Celtics and USA Gymnastics ... Goes by the nickname "Lexie."