Jaguar power on the pitch.

Fanny Cavallo

2 Fanny Cavallo

Sophomore

Forward

6'0"

Lorgues, France

Lycee Hector Berloiz H.S.

Player Profile: Transferred to GPC from the College of Southern Idaho in Twin Falls, Idaho, where she averaged 8.7 points and 6.9 rebounds in 2011. … Played for the French junior national team for three seasons, helping it win fifth place in the European Championships in 2006. … Played for the city team in Aix-en Providence in 2009 while attending school there. … Majoring in art.

 

Monique Tillis

3 Monique Tillis

Sophomore

Guard

5'10"

Los Angeles, Calif.

Westchester H.S.

Player Profile: Transferred to GPC from Notre Dame de Namur University, an NCAA Division 2 school in the San Francisco Bay Area. … Appeared in 15 games in 2011. … Made the honor roll all four years at Westchester High School in Los Angeles while earning all-league honors in basketball. … Plans to major in film.

 

Veda Cook

5 Veda Cook

Freshman

Guard

5'9"

Brunswick, Ga.

Brunswick H.S.

Player Profile: Was MVP at Brunswick High School. … Also was on the track team, throwing the discus and shot put and running the 800 meters. … Major is nursing.

 

DaJae Burdette

10 DaJae Burdette

Freshman

Guard

5'7"

Chicago, Ill.

Bogan H.S.

Player Profile: Led her high school team to a regional championship and a second-place finish in the state tournament.

 

Kamiya Burwell

11 Kamiya Burwell

Sophomore

Guard

5'7"

Bridgeport, Conn.

Kolbe Cathedral H.S.

Player Profile: Transferred to GPC after a season at Tallahassee Community College in Florida in which she averaged 8.9 points. Played against the Jaguars twice last season, scoring 13 points in Jaguar Arena. Won numerous honors in high school, including conference MVP, and scored more than 1,000 points as a four-year starter. … Majoring in psychology with the goal of becoming a youth counselor.

 

Deanna Downer

12 Deanna Downer

Sophomore

Guard

5'7"

Elberton, Ga.

Elbert County H.S.

Player Profile: Played off the bench for the 2011 Jaguars and produced some dazzling, athletic plays. … Averaged 3.7 points. … Graduated from high school with honors. … Led her junior youth team to national competition. … Won all-region honors and was a four-year starter for Elbert County High School. … Career goal is to be a physical therapist.

 

Ronita Garrett

14 Ronita Garrett

Freshman

Forward/guard

6'0"

McCormick, S.C.

McCormick H.S.

Player Profile: Was Player of the Year in the Lakelands region of South Carolina in her junior and senior seasons and an all-state selection. … Averaged almost 30 points and 15 rebounds as a senior, leading McCormick High School to a 20-1 season. … Once scored 47 points of her team’s 66 points in a game. … Majoring in social work.

 

ShaRon Forte

21 ShaRon Forte

Freshman

Guard

5'6"

McDonough, Ga.

Jackson H.S.

Player Profile: Won second-team all-region honors at Jackson High School in Butts County. … Was also on the track team at Jackson High School, competing in the high jump, long jump, triple jump and 100-meter hurdles.

 

22 Shekinnah Alexander

Sophomore

Guard

5'7"

Toledo, Ohio

Jesup W. Scott H.S.

Player Profile: Showed her speed on the court for the 2011 Jaguars late in the season, appearing in 16 regular season games. … Was first team all-city, second team all-district and honorable mention all-state in high school. … Majoring in early childhood education, with the goal of owning a daycare center.

 

Chancellar Martin

23 Chancellar Martin

Sophomore

Forward

6'0"

Augusta, Ga.

Harlem H.S.

Player Profile: Transferred to GPC from Middle Georgia College. … First team all-city and region MVP at Harlem High School, where she was a teammate of former GPC player Nicole Wells, who is continuing her career at Wichita State.

 

Brittany Logan

32 Brittany Logan

Sophomore

Center

6'4"

Decatur, Ga.

J.L. Mann Academy, Greenville, S.C.

Player Profile: Made an immediate impact in the middle for the 2011 Jaguars and finished among the region’s top rebounders with 9.4 a game. … Scoring average was 6.6. … Had 12 points and nine rebounds in the district championship game against Spartanburg Methodist. … Played in the NJCAA All-Star games in Florida last summer. ... Led her high school team to a state final four appearance and was honored by the Gwinnett County Tip-Off Club. … Career goal is to become a physical therapist..

 

Ashley Robinson

33 Ashley Robinson

Sophomore

Forward

6'0"

Millington, Tenn.

Millington Central H.S.

Player Profile: Missed the first eight games of the Jaguars’ 2011 season with an injury but quickly made up for lost time. … Averaged 8.3 points and 6.1 rebounds. … Twice scored 20 points in a game, vs. Middle Georgia and Andrew. … Won all-city, all-district, all-state honors in high school. … Was a McDonald’s All-American and played in BCAT All-America Game.

 

 

Red Shirt

 

Kayla Carter

RS Kayla Carter

Sophomore

Guard

5'7"

North Charleston, S.C.

North Charleston, H.S.

Player Profile: Won first-team all-region honors with the Jaguars in 2011 for her ball-hawking defense and ability to score. … Scoring average of 10.9 was the best on the team and ranked among the region leaders. … Best game on offense came at Atlanta Metro, where she had 33 points. … Led the Jaguars with 23 points in the Region 17 final against South Georgia Tech and made the all-tournament team. … In high school was three-time all-state, region MVP, all-region and won two state championships.

 

Destiny Tejada

RS Destiny Tejada

Freshman

Guard

5'6"

Kalamazoo, Mich.

North Clayton H.S.

Player Profile: Made the all-region Sweet 16 at North Clayton High School in College Park. … Was named the second all-around team player in the county.