BEFORE UTM: Played one season at Mississippi State, seeing action in 25 games ... Averaged 1.8 points in 7.4 minutes per game ... Scored five or more points on three occasions, including a pair of season-best six point games against UC Santa Barbara (Nov. 21) and Troy (Dec. 29) ... Prepped for Clarksville High School who was a three-star recruit and the 40th-best guard by ESPNHS/HoopGurlz ... Finished her career with 1,714 points, the second-most in CHS history, and 222 three-pointers ... Part of the Wildcats' stellar senior class that posted a 127-13 four-year record that included four district titles, two region titles, three sub-state championships and three state tournament berths ... Tallied 12.2 points, 2.3 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.6 steals per game during her high school career ... As a senior, helped Clarksville hold opponents to a school-record 30.6 ppg after the squad scored a program-best 71.8 ppg her freshman season ... Claimed all-district and District 10-AAA all-tournament honors her sophomore, junior and senior years ... Named All-Region 5-AAA her final two seasons and Leaf Chronicle All-Area as a sophomore and junior ... Named first team all-midstate and All-Region 5-AAA after guiding the Lady Wildcats to a school-record 37-1 mark in 2011-12, with the lone loss coming by four points in the state AAA semifinals ... Won the sub-state, region and district tournament titles, in addition to a fourth-straight District 10-AAA regular season crown ... Averaged 16.5 points and 2.6 rebounds while tallying a career-best 177 assists her junior season ... Helped guide the 2010-11 Wildcats to a 32-4 record and a state tournament berth ... Also led CHS to the state tournament as a sophomore, averaging 12.6 points and 2.4 rebounds per game.
PERSONAL: Born on April 6, 1994 ... Daughter of Terry and Lisa Ward ... Has one brother, T.J ... Majoring in kinesiology.