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- Candace White
Candace White

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Monroeville, Ala.

Last College:
Okaloosa-Walton College

Height:
6-0

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1L



2005-06: Saw action in 14 contest during her first season as a Blazer ... scored 18 points and grabbed five rebounds during the season ... 15 of her 18 points were courtesy of five three-pointers ... also tallied five assists and two blocks ... had a season-high game against Jackson State (11/28) where she scored five points and nabbed a pair of rebounds.

OKALOOSA-WALTON COLLEGE: Named Who's Who Among American Junior College students ... member of Phi Theta Kappa ... named to the dean's list and president's list ... received NJCAA academic All-America honors ... Panhandle Conference all-academic team member ... named FCCAA Academic All-State ... participated in the African-American Student Association and student government.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Willie J. White Jr. at Monroe County High School ... Mobile Register Sweet 16 honorable mention ... received the Bryant-Jordan Foundation Student-Athlete Achievement Award ... twice named to the Monroe Journal all-county team ... four-time all-area basketball tournament team member ... a Wendy's High School Heisman nominee ... named the Gatorade Will to Win Athlete of the Year ... president of the National Honor Society as a senior ... president of the Monroe County High School band as a senior ... student council treasurer ... president of Junior Engineering Technical Society ... Who's Who Among American High School Students ... valedictorian of senior class.

PERSONAL: Full name is Candace Janel White ... born on September 12, 1985 ... majoring in sociology ... parents are Janice and Willie White, Jr. ... has a younger brother, Grant.