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Kierra Henry
Player Profile:
Kierra Henry 2203440
Position: Guard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Marietta, Ga.
High School: Pope

ACADEMICS

  • Spring 2017 A.D. Honor Roll
  • Fall 2016 Dean’s List
  • Spring 2016 Dean's List
  • Fall 2015 Dean's List

2016-17

Started 17 games as a sophomore and appeared in 24… Averaged 6.5 points per game and 3.1 rebounds per game… Scored a season-high 15 points in a win at Troy on Jan. 28… Recorded four steals twice and finished with 27 on the year… Tallied seven rebounds twice… Scored 14 points against Coastal Carolina on 5-for-9 shooting on Jan. 21… Recorded at least two points in all but two contests… Missed six games due to injury.

2015-16

Played in 21 of 29 games as a freshman, missing seven consecutive games in January with an injury… Gained 183 minutes of playing time, including nine games with 10 or more minutes… Scored in double figures with 12 points in final game (March 5 at UL Monroe), making 6-of-6 free throws… Played key role in season-opener and her first collegiate game near her home in Kennesaw State game...Scored 3 points in final 4 minutes of GSU win… Season-high rebounds came with 6 in win over North Florida (Dec. 5) to go with 5 points.

PREP

Finished stellar prep career as the leading scorer in Pope basketball history with 2,106 points in 111 games for coach Courtney Harris' Greyhounds in metro Atlanta… As a senior, averaged 20.1 points per game (564 points) for 24-5 Pope team...Scored 25 points a game as a junior and 19.5 as a sophomore… Grabbed 746 career rebounds (6.7 per game)...Made 262 assists (2.4 per game)...Defensive stalwart who made 394 career steals (3.5 per game)...Blocked 160 shots… Had a career high of 43 points vs. Walhalla (S.C.) in December 2013...Pulled down career-best 22 rebounds in a game...Made 11 steals in another Greyhounds' game for a career- high total… Netted 112 3-point baskets, topped by 39 made in junior season… Senior statistics included 6.5 rebounds per game, 5.2 steals and 3.6 assists... Had best rebounding game with 22 boards… A two-time team captain, led Pope to Region 7-AAAAAA championship… Was a two-time all-state selection (second team and honorable mention), a two-time all-region honoree and on the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's All-Cobb County first team… Was a Marietta Daily Journal Scholar-Athlete winner...Won Cobb County Tip-off Club Player of the Month award… Played AAU basketball with the Georgia Pistols team of coach Lanny Martin… Also a track and field letterwinner at Pope...Was seventh in state Class AAAAAA in triple jump in 2015 as senior and had been fifth in state in AAAAA division as junior.

PERSONAL

Kierra Savannah Henry was born on Aug, 13 1997 in Columbus, Ga. to Katrina Denson and Cedric Henry, who were stationed at Ft. Benning… Studying biological science.







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