Athletics

  • Jacqueline Blake

    Jacqueline Blake

    Class: 2015
    Position: Center and Power forward
    Height: 6’0
    High School: Coral Springs Christian Academy
    Hometown: Miami
    Major: Undecided
    Awards/ Honors: First team All-conference, First-County, Honor Roll and a 3.0 Academic Award
    Hobbies: I love to shop, get my hair done, movies, go to the pool to relax.
    Dreams: To finish college and graduate. Then play professional basketball overseas.
    Favorite Quote: Records are meant to be broken but tittles last forever.

  • Rakena Bowers

    Rakena Bowers

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Forward/Center
    Height: 6’0
    High School: Mooresville Senior High
    Hometown: Mooresville
    Major: Psychology
    Awards/ Honors: Athlete of the month 2012-13 season and MVP 2013-14 season.
    Hobbies: Basketball, and singing.
    Dreams: My dream is to become a professional basketball player WNBA or overseas.
    Favorite Quote: Team work makes the dream work.

  • Ashante Doby

    Ashante Doby

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Point Guard
    Height: 5’5
    High School: Palm Beach Central High School
    Hometown: Royal Palm Beach
    Major: Coaching and Physical Education
    Awards/ Honors: Defensive player of the year, Hustle Award and Honorable Mention
    Hobbies: I love to shop and hang out with my friends. I am a very outgoing person with a bubbling personality, you will always catch me laughing and having a great time.
    Dreams: After MDC I would like to move to a University and continue playing basketball, next to get drafted in the WNBA or play oversea. I would also like to give back to my community and open a rec center for the youth to start playing the sport they love.
    Favorite Quote: I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me.

  • Jordyn Bond

    Nachalie De Jesus

    Class: 16
    Position: Point guard
    Height: 5’5
    High School: John A. Ferguson High School
    Hometown: Luquillo, Puerto Rico
    Major: Nursing
    Awards/ Honors: Played for National Team of Puerto Rico.
    Hobbies: Basketball, workout and watch movies.
    Dreams: Complete my goals like play D1, become a good Nurse and help my family in the future.
    Favorite Quote: Good things come to those who work for hard.

  • Imari Brown

    Imari Brown

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Guard/Forward
    Height: 5’9
    High School: Duarte High School
    Hometown: Duarte, California
    Major: Kinesiology, Veterinarian
    Awards/ Honors: 6 time leader all time for C.I.F in assist, 4 year varsity player for basketball, 2 times MVP for Varsity Track and 2nd All Conference Central Arizona College.
    Hobbies: Listening to music and spending time with my family.
    Dreams: My dream is to become a Physical Therapist, a part time vet, and help my mom’s dream to open up a home for homeless women and children.
    Favorite Quote: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me” and Attitude determines Attitude.

  • Victoria Jones

    Victoria Jones

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Shooting Guard/ Guard
    Height: 5’8
    High School: Sandalwood
    Hometown: Jacksonville
    Major: Communications
    Awards/ Honors: Most valuable Player 9th and 12th grade
    Hobbies: Playing pickup basketball, and any type of Arts and Crafts.
    Dreams: To make it to the next level D1. Start and win a championship both years. To play in the WNBA and become an ESPN broadcaster, to become successful and enjoy what I’m doing at the same time.
    Favorite Quote: God is within her she will not fail.

  • Kayla Mcpherson

    Kayla Mcpherson

    Class: 2016
    Position: Post
    Height: 6’2
    High School: Fenton High School
    Hometown: Chicago, IL
    Major: Biology
    Awards/ Honors:
    Hobbies: Basketball, and listening to music.
    Dreams: My dream is to be successful in life.
    Favorite Quote: Success will be achieved with the ones that can do not the ones that cannot do.

  • Kayla Guerrero

    Kayla Guerrero

    Class: 15
    Position: SG, SF, PF
    Height: 5’9
    High School: Miami Senior High
    Hometown: Dade
    Major: Accounting
    Awards/ Honors: GMAC champ, state champ runner-up, played for my country Dominican Republic, First team all Dade
    Hobbies: Basketball, swim, eat, dance, read, draw, play football with my brother, babysit my niece/nephew, bowling and watch movies.
    Dreams: Go overseas or play in the WNBA, become a model, have a family of my own, have my own business, get married, travel the world.
    Favorite Quote: you miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.

  • Lakishna Monroe

    Lakishna Monroe

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Shooting Guard
    Height: 5’9
    High School: Faith Baptist Christian School
    Hometown: Bahamas
    Major: Sports Medicine
    Awards/ Honors:
    Hobbies: I love to watch movies and play other sports.
    Dreams: To be a professional basketball player one day and to graduate with a degree so I can take care of my family and help others.
    Favorite Quote: A soft answer turneth away wrath but grievous words stir up anger.

  • Ariel Nelson

    Ariel Nelson

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: G
    Height: 5’7
    High School: Shadow Ridge High School
    Hometown: Surprise, Arizona
    Major: Physical Therapy
    Awards/ Honors: 2011-12 max prep player of the year for Shadow Ridge.
    Hobbies: I like to shop, hang out with friends and family, working out and sleeping.
    Dreams: My dream is to play overseas, become a certified physical therapist and then own my own practice.
    Favorite Quote: I can do anything through Christ who strengthens me.

  • Hunter Pugh

    Hunter Pugh

    Class: Sophomore in class, freshman on court
    Position: SG
    Height: 5’9
    High School: Gainesville High school
    Hometown: Gainesville, GA
    Major: Biology
    Awards/ Honors:
    Hobbies: Basketball, beach, surf/skate, hanging out with friends and anything outdoors.
    Dreams: Graduate with an AA in Biology, transfer to DI University to pursue marine veterinary medicine, and to take this year’s title on the 2014-2015 basketball season.
    Favorite Quote: we all come from the sea, but we are not all of the sea. Those of us who are, we are children of the tides, must return to it again, until the day we don’t come back, leaving only that which was touched along the way.

  • Kensha’dra Smith

    Kensha'dra Smith

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Guard
    Height: 5’61/2
    High School: Palm Beach Central High
    Hometown: West Palm Beach, FL
    Major: Coaching and physical Education
    Awards/ Honors: All-Conference, All-County, team MVP (senior year), National Honor Society.
    Hobbies: Bowling, hang out with family and friends, listen to music, and work out, flag football, video games, shopping.
    Dreams: Graduate with Bachelors and get Masters, go play in D1 School, and play in the WNBA and also become a Physical Therapist.
    Favorite Quote: Fall seven times, stand up eight.

  • Jordyn Bond

    Erika Hall

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Guard/Forward

    Height: 6'1

    High School: Parkway Academy'

    Hometown: Miami

    Major: Biology

    Awards/Honors:  2011 All Broward Honorable Mention

    Hobbies: Read books, shop, spend time with my mom and teammates

    Dreams:  Graduate with 3.5GPA academic and athletic honors after getting my AA Degree go for a BA and attend medical school. Also plan play overseas professionally and WNBA.
    Favorite Quote: " I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me." Philippians 4:13