LBSU women's hoops announces addition of Hallie Meneses for 2011-12 season
Aug. 26, 2011
LONG BEACH - Hallie Meneses will join the Long Beach State women's basketball team for the upcoming 2011-12 season 49er head coach Jody Wynn announced Friday.
"We are thrilled to add Hallie to our Beach family," Wynn said. "She is a pure point guard and terrific passer, and she has won at the high school, club and junior college levels. Hallie is very competitive and we feel she can make a great impact to our program right away."
Meneses, a 5-foot-5 point guard, comes to LBSU from the City College of San Francisco where she played one year. In 2010-11, Meneses led the Rams to an appearance in the state finals and was named to the All-State Women's Tournament Team. She was also an All-Coast Conference selection as a freshman.
Meneses lettered four years at Abraham Lincoln High School in San Francisco. She was tabbed the All-City Co-Player of the Year in 2008 and 2010. As a senior, Meneses averaged 15.1 points, 5.8 steals, 5.3 assists and 2.9 rebounds per game.
She garnered first-team all-city honors as a junior and earned second-team recognition as a freshman. Meneses was also a three-time team MVP.
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