PRIOR TO OLD DOMINION: Averaged 18.0 points, 11 rebounds, three assists, four blocks and two steals at Hoffman Estates High School... School record holder for career rebounds and single-season blocks... Career-high in points was 33, rebounds was 17 and blocks was 10... Won back-to-back state championships with her AAU team, Illinois Elite... Named to the all-tournament team by opposing coaches at the Nike U.S. Junior National Summer Final in 2012... Member of the Midwest Elite AAU team... Member of Habitat for Humanity, National Honor Societ... Earned Outstanding Achievement Awards... Named Female Athlete of the Year.... Captain of basketball team... Prom Queen.
PERSONAL: Destinee Lashea Young born May 10, 1995... Daughter of Darrell and Sheriel Young... Has a younger sister, Peyton... Father, Darrell, played basketball at Eastern Illinois and overseas in Australia along with preseason camp with the Toronto Raptos... Mother, Sheriel, played basketball at Eastern Illinois... Majoring in biology.