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Lea Henry

Full name: Ludi "Lea" Henry (-Manning)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-3.5 (162 cm)
Weight: 117 lbs (53 kg)
Born: November 22, 1961 in Colquitt, Georgia, United States
Affiliations: University of Tennessee, Knoxville (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Lea Henry played college basketball at the University of Tennessee where, as a point guard, she led them to three Final Fours during her four years. Henry played for the US at the 1981 and 1983 Universiade, helping them win gold in 1983. She also played on the 1980 and 1982 Jones Cup teams. After college Henry became a basketball coach, starting as an assistant at the University of Tennessee under her 1984 Olympic coach Pat Summitt. From 1985-90 Henry was an assistant at the University of Florida and then Stetson College. She became head coach at Mercer University in 1990 and moved on to George State University in 1994, where she was head coach for 16 years. In 2015 she was named head coach at Darton College. She also ran her own basketball camps, the L&G Camp of Champs.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Basketball Women's Basketball United States USA 1 Gold

Women's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS TRB AST STL TOV BLK
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 1984-08-07 USA 85, KOR 55 4 0 3 2 3 0
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #1 1 1984-07-30 USA 83, YUG 55 7 1 1 0 1 0
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #4 1 1984-07-31 USA 81, AUS 47 0 2 2 0 3 3
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #8 1 1984-08-02 USA 84, KOR 47 2 3 3 0 0 0
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #12 1 1984-08-03 USA 91, CHN 55 8 2 2 0 2 2
1984 Summer 22 Los Angeles Basketball United States USA Round-Robin Match #14 1 1984-08-05 USA 92, CAN 61 4 1 7 1 2 0
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