Hometown: Nassau, Bahamas
A strong player who is a force on both end of the courts … Able to score with her back to the basket … Will be counted on to lead the Bucs on the defensive end while providing steady offensive production ... Leads by example.
JUNIOR (2005-06): Made a nice overall addition to the Buccaneers in her first season ... Led the squad in blocks with 24 ... Played in all 29 contests averaging 17.1 minutes ... Averaged 6.8 rebounds and 7.3 points ... Tallied 21 assists and 28 steals ... Was the Bucs’ leading scorer in five games including a career high of 16 points v.s Tampa in SSC Tournament.
PREVIOUS COLLEGE (Miami Dade College): Attended Miami-Dade Community College for two years … As a freshman she averaged 6.6 points and 7.6 rebounds … Earned All-Conference and All-Freshman team recognition as the Sharks won the Southern Conference title ... Averaged 10.6 points and 9.6 rebounds as a sophomore, earning All-Southern Conference honors ... Transferred to the University of Miami where she did not participate.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Temple Christian High where she played for coach A. Swaby … Averaged a double-double netting 24 points and snagging 20 boards a game for the Suns … Led her team in scoring, rebounding, and blocked shots … Voted team MVP and recognized as one of the top 20 female athletes in the Bahamas her senior year.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Alexander Fernander and Barbara Young … Has seven siblings, Arthia, Arthur, Alexia, Alexis, Anya, Alexander, Jr., and Alecica … Hobbies include going to the beach and watching Law & Order: SVU … Majoring in criminology.