43 Troy Leaf
43 Troy Leaf
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: Freshman
Hometown: El Cajon, Calif.
High School: Foothills Christian HS
Position: Guard

High School
As a senior at Foothills Christian High School, Troy Leaf averaged 28.1 points, 4.9 assists, 5.7 rebounds, 3.0 steals, and 2.0 blocked shots per game...Following the year, Leaf was selected First Team All-State All Divisions, California Division 5 Player of the Year, First Team All-State Division 5, San Diego County All Divisions Player of the Year, First Team All-CIF, and First Team All-Citrus South League...Was one of five finalists for Gatorade California State Player of the Year...Leaf finished his career as San Diego County's all-time leading scorer with 3,318 points...The 3,318 points rank third in California prep history...Scored 47 points in a win over Midway Baptist HS...Also had a 42 point game against Jordan HS of Long Beach...Had 13 games of 30 or more points...Made 68 3-point baskets as a senior and had two games in which he made six...Shot 55.0% from the field overall and 39% from 3-point territory...Also made 86% from the free throw line...Had double-figures in assists three times, including a high of 11 against Windward HS of Los Angeles...Posted double-figures in rebounds three times, including 13 against Christian HS of El Cajon...Led Foothills Christian to a 28-5 record in 2009-10...Helped his high school to four CIF San Diego Section championships, four Division 5 Section titles and a pair of Regional championships...Averaged 26.0 points per game as a junior, 25.1 as a sophomore and 25.0 as a freshman...As a junior, Leaf averaged 6.5 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game...Scored a career-high 50 points against Otay Ranch HS during his junior season...Averaged a career-high 7.3 rebounds per game as a sophomore...A four-time All-CIF San Diego Section and All-Citrus South League selection...Coached by Brad Leaf.

Troy Emerson Leaf was born May 26, 1991 in Indianapolis, Ind....The son of Brad and Karen Leaf...Produced a 4.1 grade point average as a senior at Foothills Christian HS...Favorite sports team is the San Diego Chargers...Favorite movies include Hoosiers and Glory Road...His hobbies include basketball and fishing...King James is Leaf's favorite novel...LeBron James is his favorite athlete...Favorite television show is Man vs. Wild...His most memorable sports moment was when Foothills Christian won its fourth straight CIF title...While he is undecided on a major, Leaf would someday like to get into coaching.