Leslie Johnson

 

Leslie Johnson

High School: Fort Wayne Northrop 1993

College: Western Kentucky University 1997

Inducted 2019

Graduated as the 7th leading scorer in IHSAA girls basketball history with 2,045 career points and 1,282 rebounds…  led Fort Wayne Northrop in scoring for four seasons, including 28.4 ppg as a senior for the 25-1 Bruins and set 18 school records…   set the Indiana All-Star record with a 29 point single-game performance in 113-51 win over Kentucky… named the consensus NCAA National Freshman of the Year, 3rd team All-American and the first freshman to earn 1st team all-Big Ten honors, leading Purdue University in scoring, rebounds and FG% as they reached 1994 NCAA Final Four… at Western Kentucky University, she became first player to surpass 1,000 points in two seasons, with 1,079 points and 472 rebounds in 64 games earning two-time all-conference and two-time honorable mention All-American honors…  totaled 1,860 points and 861 rebounds in 3.5 seasons of college basketball…  drafted by WNBA Washington Mystics and played professionally in Greece, Turkey, Israel, South Korea, Portugal and Spain.


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