|Danielle Everson 23
GENERAL: Will move to the wing as a sophomore after playing the post as a freshman...Strong defensive player...Improved outside shot and can hit the three...Solid passer...Natural perimeter skills.
AS A FRESHMAN: Played in 10 games off the bench...Scored seven points and hauled in eight rebounds in 54 total minutes...Grabbed a season-high three rebounds and recorded her first career block at James Madison (12/13/09).
BEFORE SIENA: Four-year starter for Central Dauphin East varsity basketball...1,180 career rebounds and 1,083 career points...Two-time Patriot News Big 15 Player...First Team Mid-Penn Selection...East High Tip Off All-Tournament Team in 2007 and MVP in 2008...Columbia Tip Off Tournament MVP in 2009...Team captain in 2009...Also recruited by Hofstra, Millersville, Mount St. Mary's, Niagara, and William & Mary.
PERSONAL: Born January 31, 1991...Daughter of Shawn Everson and Kathy Morris...Has two older brothers who both graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania; Maurice and Marcel Childs...Has two older sisters; Shawna, who attends IUP, and Whitney White...Also recruited by Niagara, Hofstra, Mount St. Mary's and William & Mary.
CASTELLI ON EVERSON: "Dee played a lot of basketball this off-season and it really shows in her game right now. We are looking forward to playing Dee at her more natural position this year and believe she can be much more productive."
The Danielle Everson File
Nicknames: Dee, D (double) E, DD
My favorite TV shows are: Jersey Shore, Chelsea Lately, Family Guy, Basketball Wives, Bad Girls Club
My favorite TV shows growing up were: Cat Dog, Rugrats, All That, Hey Arnold
The best thing I did this summer was: Spent Time With My Family, Went to Rhianna Concert
If I could meet anyone it would be: Trey Songz, Kevin Hart, and Candace Parker
My favorite artists/musical groups: Trey Songz, Dondria, Alicia Keys, SWV, Chris Brown, Ciara
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be: Chelsea Lately
Why? She is hilarious
Favorite Athletes: Lebron James, CP
The thing I like most about Siena is: Friendly People, Small Campus, Athletic Program
My superstitions are: Praying before the game
My favorite professional sports team is: Miami Heat
Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: Men's Basketball
My favorite class at Siena is: Poetry
My favorite spot on campus is: Saga
If I didn't play basketball, I would: Go to IUP
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Onyx
Why? Because she likes to have a good time/laugh and we both like to dance
Funniest Player on the Team is: I would say we all have our moments
Coach Castelli's Best Attribute is: Working Hard and Team Work
My favorite website is: The book of the face
Three words that describe me: Funny, Nice, Determined
My best Siena Basketball moment has been: Meeting some good people
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Spain J
My favorite book: Me and My boyfriend
My favorite movies: Love and Basketball, and Daddy's Little Girls
My favorite foods: Pork chops, Chicken, Sweet Potatoes
If I had $10 million I would: Donate to charity, and use some to support my family!
Everson Career Highs:
Points: 2 (three times)
FG: 1 (three times)
FGA: 3 (twice)
3FGA: 1 vs. Eastern Michigan (11/20/09)
Rebounds: 3 at James Madison (12/13/09)
Blocks: 1 at James Madison
Assists: 1 vs. Eastern Michigan (11/20/09)
Steals: 1 at Illinois (11/15/09)
Minutes: 13 (twice)
EVERSON'S CAREER STATS