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 Leslie Bjerstedt Shearstone
Leslie Bjerstedt Shearstone
Position:
Basketball

Leslie Bjerstedt Shearstone '89

- A hard-working and multi-talented player, she contributed 1,084 points and 548 rebounds in her 114 varsity games.

- Was a member of Boston College's first women's basketball team to advance to the Big East Tournament's title game (1987); that team holds the school record for highest single-season scoring average (74.7 ppg).

- The first female athlete at Boston College to earn Strength and Conditioning All-America honors; as team captain in 1988-89, she also captured All-Big East Conference and All-Big East Tournament accolades.

- Winner of the 1989 Nathaniel J. Hasenfus "Eagle of the Year" Award as the outstanding female athlete in her graduating class.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Atheltic Hall of Fame in 2005.