High School:? Attended Central Tuscaloosa High School ? member of four straight state championship teams ? was named Athlete of the Month for May 2003 ? also played volleyball.
Personal: Born May 16, 1985 in Tuscaloosa, Ala. ? nickname is ?Dee? ? majoring in social work ? mother?s name is Anita Taylor ? has one brother, Deshawn and five sisters; Porchia, Angel, Lakaii, Krista, and Makayla.