5 Laura Van Peursem
5 Laura Van Peursem
Height: 6-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Huntsville, Ala.
High School: Randolph HS
Position: F

2014-15:  Played in 23 games with six starts... recorded 83 points, 108 rebounds, 25 blocks, 20 steals, and 13 assists... second on the team with 4.7 rebounds per game... shot .316 (25-79) from the field and .689 (31-45) from the free throw line... tied her season- and career-high with nine points against Sewanee on 2/15/15... season- and career-high 11 rebounds against Oglethorpe on 1/25/15... SAA Academic Honor Roll member... also played on the BSC volleyball team, earning Second-Team All-Conference honors.

2013-14:  Appeared in 21 games with 14 starts as a freshman... scored 77 points with 85 rebounds, 18 steals, 16 assists, and 31 blocks... led the team with 1.5 blocks per game... season- and career-high nine points scored against LaGrange on 12/12/14... SAA Academic Honor Roll member... also played on the BSC volleyball team.

Pre-BSC:  Four-year letterwinner in both volleyball and basketball at The Randolph School... two-time Offensive MVP (2010, 2011)... 2012 4A All-State honoree... All-Area (2010, 2011, 2012)... All-Region (2011, 2012)... Offensive MVP (2010, 2011)... also played volleyball for the Panthers.

Personal:  Born Sept. 4, 1994... daughter of Kathryn and Robert Van Peursem.