• Emporess James

    #0 - Emporess James

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Forward
    High School: William T. Dwyer
    Hometown: West Palm Beach, FL
    Major: Mass Communications
    Awards/ Honors: Hustle awards; 2014-15 All Palm Beach County Honorable Mention
    Hobbies: cooking, listening to music
    Dreams: To become a sports broadcaster and travel the world, I really want to visit Africa, Fiji and Paris.
    Favorite Quote: “To be successful, jump as quickly at opportunities as you do to conclusions.” – Benjamin Franklin

  • Jamaira Williams

    #1 - Jamaira Williams

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Point Guard
    Height: 5’6
    High School: North Lawndale College Prep
    Hometown: Chicago, IL
    Major: Criminal Justice
    Awards/ Honors: All City, All Conference, Chicago Public League two time region champs, Phoenix Honor Roll, CPB BCA Luther Bedford All-Star Classic, average 12.6 ppg, 6spg
    Hobbies: basketball, movies, shopping, hanging out with family and friends
    Dreams: Pro WNBA player, crime scene investigation, become successful
    Favorite Quote: “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” “Offense wins games defense win championships.”

  • Lakishna Monroe

    #2 - Lakishna Munroe

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Guard
    Height: 5’9
    High School: Faith Baptist
    Hometown: Nassau, Bahamas
    Major: Art
    Awards/ Honors: All Bahamas Team, Helped lead MDC to 2015 FSCAA State Championship since 2011, 2015 All – Southern Conference Team
    Hobbies: Watch movies
    Dreams: To be a professional player overseas or WNBA graduate with my degree & move onto a top divisional program.
    Favorite Quote: “I can do all things through Christ.”

  • Shatara Jackson

    #3 - Shatara Jackson

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Point Guard
    Height: 5'5
    High School: Edward White, University Christian
    Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
    Major: Criminal Justice
    Awards/Honors: MVP, Deans list, 1,000 score point ball, over 300 assist, best defense award
    Hobbies: skating, bowling, poetry, watching movies
    Dreams: To be successful in everything I do.
    Favorite Quote: “Never give up.”

  • Jaiveonna Norris

    #13 -Jaiveonna Norris

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Center
    Height: 6'1
    High School: Western Kentucky University
    Hometown: Chicago Heights
    Major: Education
    Awards/ Honors: C-USA 2014 Women’s Basketball Champion, NCAA tournament appearance 2014, High school- 2 year honor roll
    Hobbies: shopping and polishing nails
    Dreams: Transfer back to a Division 1 university and graduate with a masters’ in Education, then become a special education teacher.
    Favorite Quote: “Put God first and you’ll never be last.”

  • Isis Julmiste

    #14 - Isis Julmiste

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Forward
    Height: 6’0
    High School: Dr. Michael Krop Sr. High
    Hometown: Miami, FL
    Major: Pharmacy
    Hobbies: eating, smiling, shopping, chilling
    Dreams: Be successful in life and achieve my goals.
    Favorite Quote: “Your Faith has to be greater than your fear.”

  • Nachalie De Jesus

    #20 - Nachalie De Jesus

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Guard
    Height: 5’7
    High School: John A. Ferguson High School
    Hometown: Luquillo, Puerto Rico
    Major: Nursing
    Awards: Play for National team in Puerto Rico; Helped lead MDC to the 2015 FSCAA State Championship Tournament since 2011
    Hobbies: watch movies, dance, chill by the pool, music, workout, ride bike
    Dreams: My dream is to play D1 and help my family in the future. My dream is to also become a nurse.
    Favorite Quote: “Blessings can be right around the corner, but some people never leave the block”

  • Kevona Gay

    #22 - Kevona Gay

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Guard/Forward
    Height: 5’11
    High School: Monsignor Pace
    Hometown: Opa Locka, Miami FL
    Major: Criminal Justice
    Awards/ Honors: All – Star MVP, All – Dade County Award
    Hobbies: Listening to music, watching movies
    Dreams: to graduate Miami Dade College and go to a Division 1, then graduate from there. Start my career!
    Favorite Quote: “Consistency” and “Don’t bite the hand that feeds you.”

  • Ashley Johnson

    #24 - Ashley Johnson

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Guard/ Forward
    Height: 5’10
    High School: P.K. Yonge
    Hometown: Gainesville FL
    Major: Mathematics
    Awards/ Honors: National Honor Society, 2012 3A State Champion, Honors cord, Student athlete of the week
    Hobbies: singing, dancing, cooking, watching movies
    Dreams: I want to become an actuary and one day buy a Rolls Royce.
    Favorite Quote: “It takes something to be the best…It takes it…” – Adolf Means

  • Victoria Jones

    #30 - Victoria Jones

    Class: Sophomore
    Position: Guard
    Height: 5’8
    High School: Sandalwood
    Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
    Major: Communications
    Awards/ Honors: National Honor Society, helped lead MDC to the 2015 FCSAA State women’s basketball tournament.
    Hobbies: crafting, movies, swimming, eating.
    Dreams: Become national champions in 2016, go to a D1 college, play professional ball, retire and become an ESPN broadcaster, be happy and successful.
    Favorite Quote: “When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you will become successful.”

  • Tammy Russell

    #34 - Tammy Russell

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Shooting Guard/ Small Forward
    Height: 5'11
    High School: Morgan Park High School
    Hometown: Chicago
    Major: Sport Management/ Business
    Awards/Honors:  Two time all conference
    Hobbies: cooking, reading, acting, dancing, laughing, eating
    Dreams: play overseas, sponsor by NIKE, maybe WNBA
    Favorite Quote: “Just do it” and “You can take the horse to the water, but you can’t make them drink it.”

  • Priscilla Fernandez

    # 35 Priscilla Fernandez

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Power Forward
    Height: 6’1
    High School/ Previous College: Miami Coral Park Senior High School
    Hometown: Miami, FL
    Major: Business
    Awards/Honors: 2x Defensive Player, 1x MVP of the Year
    Hobbies: Watching movies, gym, beach, and most importantly just spending time with friends and family.
    Dreams: To excel in everything I do. Play Division 1 basketball. Play in the WNBA or play overseas. Create my business and be able to give back to my community.
    Favorite Quote: You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.


  • Lyric Spriggins

    #44 - Lyric Spriggins

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Center
    Height: 6'3
    High School: Dickinson High School
    Hometown: Dickinson, TX
    Major: Physical Therapy
    Awards/Honors: Gator Fight Award 2015, Most Improved 2013-2015, 2nd all team district 2014
    Hobbies: laughing, sleeping, and having fun with friends
    Dreams: play basketball overseas or become and athletic trainer for a professional sports team.
    Favorite Quote: “If god is with you, who can be against you?” - F.Comeaux

  • Pharrah Millian

    #50 - Pharrah Millian

    Class: Freshman
    Position: Center
    Height: 6'3
    High School: Mariner High school/South Ridge High School
    Hometown: Orlando, FL
    Major: Veterinary Med
    Awards/Honors: 64% free-throw award Mariner High School, American Dream Scholarship recipient, All Dade All-Star Team 2015
    Hobbies: going to the movies, rapping, writing poetry, listening to music, playing basketball, baking, sleeping
    Dreams: Become an exotic animal veterinarian, possibly play professional basketball overseas.
    Favorite Quote: “It’s not about how hard you hit, I’s about how hard you can get hit and keep going forward. How much you can take and keep moving forward. That’s how winning is done.” - Rocky