Hometown: Coconut Creek, FL
ALESHA AT A GLANCE: Great finisher around the basket… excellent rebounder… versatile athlete with the ability to defend low post players or guards on the perimeter.
SOPHOMORE (2011-12 at NC Central): Played in 23 games, starting 20…Averaged 4.4 points and 4.1 rebounds per game…Shot 40.1 percent from the field and 63.3 percent from the line...Scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds against Morris College on Nov. 23, both season highs…Tied 14 points against Delaware State on Jan. 28…Tied nine rebounds against North Carolina A&T on Dec. 3…Led team in scoring twice, against Morris and Winthrop (10 points on Dec. 21) and in rebounding six times.
FRESHMAN (2010-11 at NC Central): Started in two of the 26 games during the season ... Was fourth in offensive rebounding with 25 on the season ... Scored a season-high nine points against Long Beach State (Nov. 18).
HIGH SCHOOL: 2010 graduate of Coconut Creek High ... Named the team Most Valuable Player for coach Max Ruback ... Earned Defensive Player of the Year honors … Finished the regular season averaging 10.6 points per game and 11.1 rebounds per game to help lead the Lady Cougars to the 2010 District Championship - the first time for Coconut Creek in 39 years … A 2010 Broward County All-Star selection and a Miami Herald Second-Team honoree … A two-time All-Tournament Team winner, earning the honor at both the St. Andrews Holiday Tournament and the Westminster Battle by the Beach Holiday Classic … A member of the academic honor roll.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Courtney Jenkins and Karlene Berry ... Has two siblings: Danesha and Kevon ... Majoring in social work.