Hometown: Detroit, MI
DOMINIQUE AT A GLANCE: Team leader… intelligent guard… exceptional scorer… immediate impact player
RED-SHIRT (2011-12 at Detroit-Mercy): Did not play… graduated from Detroit Mercy University, May 2012
JUNIOR (2010-11 at Detroit Mercy University) Led team in scoring averaging 12.2 points per game…17th in the Horizon League in scoring…Averaged 15.4 points per game vs. conference opponents…Selected to the conference’s All-Newcomer Team…Was in double figures 17 times – 13 in HL play - including four 20+ point outings and a pair of 30-point games…Finished second on the squad with 3.8 rebounds per night…Played in 30 games with 26 starts…Was selected Horizon League Player of the Week after scoring 20 points helping Detroit defeat Big Ten foe Michigan, connecting on seven field goals, including four 3-pointers, and pulled down five rebounds against the in-state rival Wolverines…Also had 27 points in a home game against Loyola, including a game-tying trey with six seconds left to send the contest into overtime…Became just the second Titan in school history to tally back-to-back 30-point games at Green Bay and at Milwaukee…Started the offensive weekend with 31 against the Phoenix hitting 12-of-18 from the field, 3-of-4 from three and 4-of-4 from the free throw line, and then came back to top that with a career-high 32 points at Milwaukee going 11-of-16 from the field with a career-best six three-pointers and 4-of-5 from the charity stripe, also had five assists and pulled down five boards…For the week, averaged 31.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists hitting 23-of-34 (67%) from the field, 9-of-13 (69%) from behind the arc and 8-of-9 (88%) at the line, earning her the honor of National Jesuit Player of the Week.
DNP (2009-10 at Detroit-Mercy): Sat out the season due to the NCAA transfer rule.
FRESHMAN (2008-09 at West Virginia): As a freshman at the University of West Virginia, played in 32 games for the Mountaineers netting a personal-best 11 points, twice… logged a career-high 20 minutes, twice… saw action in every Big East contest.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letter-winner and two-time team captain at Renaissance High under coach Diane Jones…2006 state champions during sophomore season…Two-time First-Team All-State…Three-time All-Detroit First Team…First-team All-District…Averaged 10.2 points per game as a senior…McDonald’s All-American nominee in 2008…Basketball Coaches of Michigan All-Star…Adidas Top-Ten Camp invitee in 2008…Ranked 86th-best prep player by Blue Star and 156th-best high school prospect by All-Star Girl’s Report…Played AAU basketball for the Michigan Crossover.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Andre and Yvette Dixon...Has three younger siblings: Jazmyn, AJ, and Payton...Earned undergraduate degree in business from Detroit Mercy in May 2012…Working on her master’s in sport management at Barry.