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Marcquitta Head

Marcquitta Head

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Conley, Ga.

High School:
Forest Park HS

Last College:
Georgia State

Height:
6-4

Position:
C

Brings solid NCAA Division I experience to the post position...a strong, physical player who can block a shot...will sit out the 2007-08 season due to NCAA transfer rules.

2008-09 (Junior): Posted her first double double in a UCF uniform with 17 points and 12 rebounds against Florida A&M (11/21/08)...Scored eight points and grabbed nine rebuonds in her UCF debut at Colorado (11/16/08).

2007-08: Sat out the season after transferring from Georgia State.

Prior to UCF... A member of the Georgia State basketball team the past two seasons...recorded the first triple-double in program history with 14 points, 16 rebounds and 11 blocked shots at Hofstra on Dec. 3, 2006...owns the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) and school records for blocked shots in a game...also holds the GSU record for most blocked shots in a season with 67, a mark she set her sophomore year...named to the 2006-07 All-CAA Defensive Team...selected most valuable player at the 2006 UCF Holiday Classic...led the Panthers in rebounding as a freshman...a three-year letterwinner at Forest Park High School...as a senior, averaged 17.3 points, 11.4 rebounds and 5.6 blocks per game, while shooting 60-percent from the field and 70-percent from the foul line...earned all-area honors from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that year...was a 2005 McDonald's All-America Basketball nominee...earned all-county honorable mention honors in 2003 and 2004...received the FPHS Coca-Cola Achievement Award as the school's top female athlete in 2004.

Personal... Daughter of David Jones and Valencia Head...born in Conley, Ga....major is mass communications.

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