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Darika Hill
Darika Hill

Hometown:
New Iberia, La.

Last College:
Trinity Valley CC

Height:
6-0

Position:
Forward

Experience:
1L

2008-2009: Joined Lady Cardinal program from Trinity Valley Community College last season and finished third on the team in scoring and second in rebounding with respective averages of 11.0 points and 7.1 boards. ... Earned third-team All-Southland Conference honors. ... Started all 31 games and posted team-best six double-doubles, including five in SLC play. ... Shot 43 percent from the field and 72.7 percent from the free throw line. ... Second on team with 30 blocked shots. ... Poured in career-high 26 points on 11-for-19 shooting in 89-88 overtime victory over Sam Houston State, and rebound high was 14 in 71-52 win over Stephen F. Austin. ... Had 18 points in two games and 17 in three others. ... Enjoyed one stretch of eight-successive double-figure scoring performances and had 18 total games in double digits. ... Held or tied for team lead in scoring in eight games and led or shared team lead in rebounding 16 times.

Junior College: Played for Coach Michael Landers at Trinity Valley Community College ... Named third team Junior College All-American as a sophomore ... Averaged 14.8 points and seven rebounds per game while shooting at a 44 percent clip form the field and 37.8 percent from behind the 3-point arc ... Helped lead TVCC to a Conference Championship and a Regional Championship ... Named All Conference and Regional Tournament MVP.

High School: Played for Jeremy Bonin and Robert Pickney at New Iberia High ... Helped her team to a first place finish in district as a senior ... Named first team all-district and first team Best of the Tech ... Named MVP Best of the Tech.

Personal: Majoring in kinesiology... Enjoys eating, watching movies, and traveling ... Born on Nov. 27, 1987 in New Iberia, La. ... Daughter of Timmie Hill.

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