Destiney Gaston

#44 Destiney Gaston

HT. 6' 3"
YR. Fr.
HOMETOWN Columbus, Ohio (Northland HS)
As a Senior, 2012-13 Season: Was a key contributer off of the bench playing in 27 games, averaging 6.1 points and 2.7 rebounds ... Led the Lady Tigers with 38 blocks and a .463% shooting percentage ... Tied a season best with seven rebounds in a season high 28 minutes at Montana (12/1/12) ... Had a season high 18 points in an 88-68 win at Jacksonville State (1/5/13) ... Grabbed seven boards in 18 minutes at Austin Peay (2/9/13) ... Ended the season with three blocks vs. Eastern Kentucky (3/2/13) and tied a career-high with four blocks in the OVC Tournament against SIUE (3/2/11

As a Junior, 2011-12 Season: Played in 28 games while starting in 16 contests... Led the team while ranking fourth in the OVC in blocks with a total of 33... Averaged 1.0 blocks per game...  Third leading scorer on the team with 7.0 ppg... Pulled down 4.3 rebounds and averaged 16.3 minutes per outing... Finished the season with a 55.9 field goal percentage... Scored in double-figures in six games, including a career-high 20 points at Memphis (12/1/11)... Recorded two double-doubles this season.... Had 15 points and 10 rebounds vs. South Alabama (12/3/11)... Tallied 16 points and 10 boards vs. Austin Peay (12/29/11)... Named OVC Player of the Week on Dec. 6...

As a Sophomore, 2010-11 Season: Saw action in 29 games with 11 starts... Averaged 16.7 minutes per game... Ranked second in the OVC and led the team in blocks with 1.3 bpg... Scored in double figures in nine games... Registered a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds at Jacksonville State (2/19/11)... Posted a career high 17 points to go with seven rebounds against Lipscomb (11/27/10)... Registered 14 points and four blocks vs. Morehead State (12/19/10)...  Recorded 14 points and four blocks versus Southeast Missouri (2/24/11)... Pulled down 11 rebounds vs. Jacksonville State in the OVC first round (3/2/11)...

As a Freshman, 2009-10 Season: Saw action in 24 games... Led the team in blocks... Played a season-high 22 minutes against Austin Peay (2/13/10)... Recorded three blocks against San Diego (11/20/09)..Pulled down 10 rebounds and notched three blocks against SEMO (12/5/09)... Went 3-of-4 from the field against Vandy (12/20/09)... Registered 10 rebounds at Southeast Missouri (2/25/10)

At Northland HS: Averaged a double-double as a senior with 13.1 ppg and 12.0 rpg... Averaged nearly four blocks per game (3.95 bpg) during senior campaign...Named the MVP of the Olentangy Holiday tournament... Also named the team MVP as a senior... Helped lead her team to a District appearance during senior campaign... A four-time All-City first team selection...Named to the District first team as a senior... Helped team to a District appearance

Major: undecided
Daughter of: Shawndera Gaston
Birthday: November 29