24  Joia Daniels
Joia Daniels

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Silver Spring, Md.

High School:
Springbrook HS

Height:
5-10

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
12/07/1988

Major:
Health Sciences


2009-10:
Posted double-figures in points ten times... had her first career 20-point game against Fairfield (12/9)... made 9-of-17 shots against the Stags... also had six rebounds, three assists and three steals... had a four-game stretch with 10+ points (2/3-2/13)... scored 12 points on 5-of-6 shooting in the Seawolves' America East Championship quarterfinals victory over Binghamton (3/5)... had a double-double against St. Francis (N.Y.) with 15 points and ten rebounds (12/6)... scored 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting against Sacred Heart... the 72.7% shooting is the tenth best in school history... had 15 points, nine rebounds, four assists and three steals against Dartmouth (12/11).

2008-09:
Played in 24 games, starting 16... missed five games due to injury... averaged 4.7 points and 2.0 rebounds per game... scored five points vs. Hartford in America East quarterfinal (M13)... had six points at Maine (M7)... went 3-for-4 for six points at New Hampshire (F25)... scored eight points vs. UMBC (J31) and at Albany (J27)... had 11 points at Vermont (J14)... had 11 points and five rebounds vs. Yale (D8)... career-high 13 points on 5-for-7 shooting and 3-for-4 from the line vs. Northeastern (D6).

2007-08:
Played in 21 games, starting four... played 10 minutes vs. Hartford in America East Quarterfinal (M14)... contributed four points on 2-2 shooting in 77-37 win over New Hampshire (M8)... had four points at Hartford in seven minutes (M5)... went 2-4 at Vermont (F10)... played arguably best all-around game of career at Hofstra... played 13 minutes, shooting 2-5 from the field and 3-4 from the foul line... also had five rebounds, two assists, a block and a steal vs. Pride (D4)... started third consecutive game... scored seven points and shot 1-2 from behind the arc at Manhattan... took a career-high 11 shots vs. Jaspers (N29)... played 18 minutes at #2 Connecticut... scored six points on 3-10 shooting (N11)... great start to 07-08 season... played 20 minutes off the bench, scoring a career-high 10 points... went 4-5 from the field and 2-4 from the free throw line (N9).

2006-07:
Played in eight games as a freshman... saw first collegiate minutes at Temple (12/6)... scored first two points at Central Connecticut State (12/15).

High School:
Four-year letterwinner for the Springbrook High Blue Devils... averaged 13.5 points per game and 6.5 rebounds per game as a senior... named All-Met Honorable Mention, All-Gazette Second Team and Team MVP as a senior... averaged 18 points per game in the playoffs as she led her team to both Division and Regional Championships and the State Semifinals in 2006... voted to the Montgomery County Elite All-Star Team in 2006... helped her AAU Team, the DC Heat, back-to-back Division Championships, a Regional Championship and to the State Semifinals... two-time recipient of the Paul Robeson Versatility Academic Award... also lettered in soccer and softball.

Personal:
Joia Rachele Daniels... born December 7, 1988 in Washington D.C.... daughter of Madelyn and Joseph Daniels, Jr.... sister of Joseph Daniels, III... majoring in health science.

Career Statistics:

YEAR GP/GS MPG PPG RPG A BLK S
2009-10 27/24 21.3
7.9
3.5
27
1
23
2008-09 24/16 18.8 4.7 2.0 20 5 20
2007-08 21/4 9.1 2.2 1.1 7 3 4
2006-07 8/0 2.5 0.3 0.5 0 1 0
TOTAL 80/44 15.5
4.7
2.1
54
10
47