2011-12 [Junior]: Started the first seven games of the season … had 22 points, 20 assists and 19 rebounds in those seven games … scored a season-high seven points against Division II Georgia Southwestern on Nov. 12 … made her only 3-point basket of the season in that game … registered five assists in season-opening game against Concordia-Selma on Nov. 4 … also had five rebounds in the victory … had a pair of steals in four of her seven games … had at least one point, rebound and assist in every game she appeared in … named to the SSAC All-Academic team.
2010-11 [Sophomore]: Was selected the AUM representative on the Musco Lighting Champions of Character Team … appeared in all 30 games, starting in 26 … averaged 3.7 points, 2.6 assists, 2.2 rebounds and 1.1 steals per contest in 21.2 minutes per contest … converted 40-of-115 shots from the floor and 29-of-48 from the charity stripe … added 78 assists, 34 steals and two blocked shots … posted at least one assist in 29 games, including a season-best six on two occasions … scored a season-high 10 points at Talladega on Nov. 6 … finished with seven points, four rebounds and three assists against Emmanuel on Nov. 16 … had nine points, a career-best six steals, five rebounds and three assists at Martin Methodist on Dec. 17.
2009-10 [Freshman]: Appeared in 29 games, starting 13 … averaged 1.7 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game as a true freshman … scored a season-high eight points at Emmanuel on Nov. 21 … added six points in AUM's contest against Martin Methodist on Nov. 24 … scored five points, grabbed six rebounds and dished out five assists against Southern Wesleyan on Feb. 9 … recorded four rebounds, three assists and a season-best three steals against Columbia on Feb. 20 … finished a perfect 4-for-4 from the charity stripe against Emmanuel on March 4 … added three blocked shots on the season from her point guard position.
Prep: Lettered in basketball and track and field for head coaches Anthony Harris and Foster Davis at Selma High School in Selma, Ala. … helped the Saints to a 26-6 record and was named the team's Most Valuable Player as a senior … averaged 11.3 points, 3.2 assists and 3.1 rebounds per game during her final season … was the recipient of the Saints' Defensive, Outstanding Student and Coaches' Award … was selected to the Alabama North/South All Star team following her junior season.
Personal: Full name is Kamesha Sharel Strong … is the daughter of Michael and Veronica Strong … has a younger brother, Michael, Jr. … majoring in secondary math education … is the president of the AUM Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
|1||Jazmine Jackson||SO||G||5-5||Snellville, Ga.|
|10||Psachal Maize||JR||G||5-7||Mobile, Ala.|
|11||Kamesha Strong||SR||G||5-4||Selma, Ala.|
|12||Ashley Rush||SR||G||5-7||Pensacola, Fla.|
|20||Caitlin Cunningham||SR||F||5-10||Winchester, Tenn.|
|21||Katie Williams||JR||G||5-8||Smyrna, Tenn.|
|23||LaKenya Drayton||SR||F||6-0||Hephzibah, Ga.|
|30||Marren Schwartz||SO||C||6-2||Monroe, Ga.|
|44||Tina Odume||SO||C||6-2||Snellville, Ga.|
|50||Chelsea Haggermaker||SO||F||6-0||Athens, Ala.|