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Alexa Gallagher
Alexa Gallagher

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Elkins Park, Pa.

High School:
Germantown Academy

Height:
6-1

Position:
Forward

Demon Notes: Earned the team's Shirley Becker Academic Award in 2011-12.

2011-12: Spent first season in Lincoln Park rehabbing her knee... earned the team's Shirley Becker Academic Award.

High School: Played for the nationally ranked Germantown Academy... helped Germantown Academy to a program-best No. 16 ranking in the USA Today Preseason Girls Basketball Poll... Germantown won the Independent State Championship in 2009, 10 and 11... Germantown won the InterAc Championship in 2008, 09, 10 and 11... three-time most valuable player at Germantown... earned most valuable offensive player in 2011... invited to try out for USA Basketball U17 World Championship Team in the summer of 2010... McDonalds All-American nominee... earned all-conference honors... three-time Sporting News Preseason All-American team... ESPN Rise All-American... first team All-InterAc in 2010 and 11... second team All-InterAc in 2008 and 09... William Markward Basketball Club of Philadelphia Senior Player of the Year for the Inter-Ac League... first-team All-Inter-Academic League... Second-team Class AA all-state selection... averaged 11 points per game played as a senior... played AAU ball with the Philadelphia Belles.

Personal: Daughter of Richard and Linda Gallagher... brother, Dave... enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.