Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Cheshi Poston
Cheshi Poston


Chicago, Ill.

High School:
Simeon HS

Last College:
John L. Logan College




2012-13: Played in all 30 games while starting in 14...Averaged 5.0 points and 4.3 rebounds per game...Led the team in field goal percentage at .485...Scored double-digits in five games...Grabbed double-digit rebounds in three games...Had a career-high 15 points versus Weber State (12/16)...Started out the season with her first-career double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds at CSU Bakersfield (11/9)...also had six blocks in the contest.

Grabbed 12 rebounds and scored six points versus Oregon State (1/11)...Posted 10 points, six rebounds and five blocks at Washington (1/6)...Added 12 points and five rebounds in Arizona's road win at Washington State (1/4)...Had 11 rebounds and seven points versus Longwood (12/20)...Recorded 14 points in the Wildcats' victory at North Texas (11/28)...Contributed eight points and nine rebounds versus CSU Northridge (11/17).

John A. Logan College:The Lady Vols compiled a 20-9, 11-5 Great Rivers Athletic Conference (GRAC) record during the 2010-11 season and earned JALC's first trip to the NJCAA Division I National Tournament in 10 years ... Poston averaged 12.8 points and 11.5 rebounds per game ... She also made good on 45 percent of her field goal attempts and was a 67 percent free-throw shooter ... Her rebounding numbers ranked her as sixth best in the country ... For her efforts, she was named an NJCAA All-American, first-team NJCAA All-Region XXIV and first-team All-GRAC.

High School:A two-time all-city selection and all-section honoree in 2008 and 2009 for Simeon High School ... Also lettered in track and field where she competed in high and long jumps.

Personal: Born Sept. 29, 1991, she is the daughter of Norris and Sharon Poston ... she has a brother, Jelani, and a sister, Shani ... Also recruited by Memphis, Akron, South Florida, West Virginia and Old Dominion out of junior college ... her mother competed in women's basketball and track and field at the University of Illinois-Chicago.

Career Highs


15 - Weber State, 12/16/12


12 - Oregon State, 1/11/13

FG Made

7 - 2x, last at North Texas, 11/28/12

FG Att

12 - at CSU Bakersfield, 11/9/12

3FG Made


3FG Att


FT Made

5 - Weber State, 12/16/12

FT Att

8 - Weber State, 12/16/12


2 - 3x


3 - Weber State, 12/16/12


6 - at CSU Bakersfield, 11/9/12


31 - 2x, last at Utah, 1/18/13