Getting to know the GLO – Allie LeClaire

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LeClaire is averaging 11.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists with the GLO.

Allie LeClaire is well known as an all-state performer on Notre Dame Academy’s WIAA Division 2 title teams in 2013 and 2014 before embarking on a standout collegiate career in her hometown at Green Bay and commencing her pro career earlier this year with the Liffey Celtics, who won the Ireland Super League regular season championship.

You probably also know LeClaire led Green Bay to four NCAA postseason appearances and currently ranks among the program’s all-time top seven in points and made 3-pointers. But did you know that LeClaire started collecting paychecks as a potato peeler?

LeClaire is the only member of the unbeaten GLO to play in each of the team’s first 10 games.

 

Background
Name: Allie LeClaire
Nickname: Al
Position: Guard
Jersey number: 24
Hometown: Green Bay, Wisconsin
College (major): Wisconsin-Green Bay (Human Development & Psychology)
Prior professional experience: Ireland

 

LeClaire scored a season-high 22 points June 8.

Favorites
TV show: One Tree Hill
Movie: High School Musical 3
Music act: Country
Book: Mind Gym
Meal: Chicken alfredo
Athlete: Giannis
Sports team: Packers
Vacation spot: Prague or the beach
Wisconsin attraction: Door County & Summerfest

LeClaire had the second double-double in GLO history with 20 points & 11 rebounds May 11.

 

Personal
Pets: Dogs
Hobbies: Working out, listening to music, napping
Number of states visited: 16
Number of countries visited: 10
Two bucket list items: Visit Australia, meet Zac Efron

 

LeClaire is tied for the team lead with 113 points on the year.

Firsts
Job: Peeling potatoes
Car: ‘99 Nissan Altima
Dream job: Professional athlete
Concert: Aaron Carter

 

Basketball
Proudest team accomplishment: Four NCAA trips
Proudest individual accomplishment: Being 7th on Green Bay’s all-time scoring list
Best player you’ve played against: Breanna Stewart
Your basketball Mount Rushmore: Kobe, Curry, Maya Moore, Allen Iverson

LeClaire and the GLO return home July 13.

 

GLO teammates
Funniest: Mehryn
Best dancer: Jolene
Best shooter: Ang