Hometown: Miami, FL
SHARNESE AT A GLANCE: Versatile player...Can play in the post or on the perimeter...Strong rebounder with a great work ethic.
PREVIOUS COLLEGE: Played three seasons and sat one at Bethune-Cookman University under coach Vanessa Blair ... Graduated cum laude in criminal justice from B-CU. JUNIOR (2012-13 - Bethune Cookman): Collected a career-high 11 rebounds vs. Ball State, along with season-highs of six (6) steals and three (3) assists, also scored five (5)… In her first game back from injury, scored a eight (8) points, along with five (5) rebounds, hitting a perfect 4-of-4 free throws… scored a career-high nine (9) points with five (5) rebounds against Georgia Southern… Matched career high with nine (9) points against Holy Cross. SOPHOMORE (2011-12 - Bethune Cookman): Played in all 29 games for the Lady Wildcats, starting in nine at forward...averaged 3.7 points per game on the season, but improved to 5.2 PPG when she played over 20 minutes a game...Neal was sixth on the team in scoring for the campaign... was fifth on the team in rebounding with a 3.1 RPG average...had a double-double of 14 points and 10 rebounds against Palm Beach Atlantic (11/22/11), shooting 62.5 percent from the floor... named to the MEAC Commissioner's Academic All-MEAC team. RED-SHIRT (2010-11 - Bethune Cookman): Did not play and redshirted during her second season with the Lady Wildcats. FRESHMAN (2009-10 - Bethune Cookman): As a freshman averaged 9.1 minutes, but 17.4 in the final eight games...though only averaging 2.3 PPG and 1.9 RPG on the year, Neal collected 4.4 points and 3.7 rebounds per game in the final eight games...led the team in field goal percentage at 50 percent...her biggest game of the year came in the final regular season game at rival Florida A&M (3/4/10), in which she collected 9 points (also against Hampton, 2/20/10), 7 rebounds (also against Howard, 2/22/10), 2 steals, and a blocked shot.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letter-winner at Miami Northwestern Senior High for coach George Coakley...Helped to lead her team to a 17-5 record in 2007-08, finishing as District runner-up and Regional quarterfinalist...Participated in the Dade vs. Broward All-Star Game...Awarded the MVP Coaches', Powerhouse Player, Most Dedicated, and Scholar Athlete Awards...An Honor Roll student, received Student of the Month recognition and was a Top 15 percent Honor Graduate with a 3.8 GPA.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Sylvia Morrow and Willie Neal ... Has two siblings: Cody Neal and Trenicia Morrow ... Majoring in public administration.