- Dannielle Jackson
Dannielle  Jackson


Huffman, Ala.

High School:
Huffman HS




Dannielle will likely help the Lady Blazers maintain their rebounding dominance ... Jackson is a homegrown talent who is expected to get some quality playing time early in the season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a four-year letterwinner at Huffman High in Birmingham, under coach Mike Burrus ... Jackson was named The Birmingham News Preseason Player of the Year ... she was a leading candidate for the 6A Player of the Year and a finalist for Miss Basketball (Alabama) ... averaged 21 points and 10 rebounds per game before cutting her senior year short with a shoulder injury ... despite the injury, Jackson made the final 50 cut for the McDonald?s High School All-American game ... was also named First Team All-State ... received honorable mention All-America honors from USA Today ... was also ranked as one of the top 40 guards in the nation by All Star Girls Report.

PERSONAL: Also lettered in softball and track in high school ... was a member of the National Honors Society and Mu Alpha Theta ... favorite sports team is the Los Angeles Lakes ... favorite athletes is Vince Carter ... favorite musical artist is Nelly ... gets pumped up for a game by jumping up and down ... is related to Hank Aaron ... is most thankful for her parents and brothers ... would advise young athletes to stay focused and to have a good attitude.