Wahlert Catholic High School
Leytem earned a combined 12 letters as a Golden Eagle in basketball (four), cross country (four) and track (four) ... A four-year starter at Wahlert Catholic, Leytem closed her career with 937 points in 90 games, an average of 10.4 points per game ... As a senior she set the school single-season record with 408 points ... She earned First Team All-State recognition following the 2011-12 season, as well as first team all-conference and the Dubuque Area Player of the Year .... Leytem also excelled in the classroom, earning membership in the National Honor Society.
Flanery on Leytem
“Tessa has length on the perimeter and she has done a nice job in workouts. She is a pretty good athlete who can shoot it and put it on the floor a little bit.”