WNBA Prospect Profile
(Photo courtesy of Wake Forest)
Dearica Hamby - Wake Forest
Position:
Forward
Height:
6’3”
Birthdate:
11/6/1993 12:00:00 AM
Birthplace:
Marietta, GA
High School:
Norcross
College Highlights
Wake Forest’s all-time leader in points (breaking mark set by her coach, Jen Hoover) and rebounds, while ranking 2nd in double-doubles, 4th in FG percentage. Also Deamon Deacons’ career leader in rebounds. Avg’d over 20 ppg and 10 rpg each as both a junior and senior …. 2014-15: Wade Trophy finalist and All-America Hon. Men. pick (WBCA) also became first Wake Forest player to earn All-ACC First Team accolades (Coaches and Blue Ribbon Panel) twice in her career. Avg’d 20.3 ppg, 10.66 rpg. Paced ACC in scoring, def. boards, and minutes; ranked 2nd in rebounding and 10th in FG percentage. Also ranked 12th nationally in double-doubles (19), 13th in def. boards. Also first team All-ACC Tournament …. 2013-14: First Team All-ACC and Wake Forest’s Female Athlete of Year after becoming the first Demon Deacon to lead the ACC in both scoring (22.0 ppg) and rebounding (11.0 rpg) in same season. Led team with 33 blocks and was fifth in ACC with 65 steals (2.1 spg) …. 2012-13: In first year as full-time starter, led Wake in FG percentage (4th in ACC), steals (57) and blocks (36). Also ranked 2nd in rebounds …. 2011-12: After cracking the starting lineup for the final 13 games as a freshman, started 30 …. PREP: Attended Marietta (Ga,) HS for three years, then as senior helped Norcross HS capture a state title.
Career Statistics
14 5.3 1.4
PPG REB AST
1.6 0.7 51.7
STL BLK FG%