2013-14 (FRESHMAN): Was named the NAACP’s Female Athlete of the Year for ODU… Redshirted due to NCAA transfer rules.
PRIOR TO OLD DOMINION: Simms averaged 3.1 points and 1.6 rebounds in eight games her freshman season at West Virginia University in 2012-13. She had 11 points against LSU and South Carolina Upstate.
PREP: Earned first team all-conference honors by averaging 14 points and 12 rebounds per game her senior year at Riverdale Batpist... Simms led her squad to a 38-2 record and a No. 1 ranking in the East by USA Today... Had 19 points and 14 rebounds in the Crusaders' 63-59 victory over Dr. Phillips High of Orlando, Fla., in the ESPN National High School Invitational (NHSI) championship game... Mamed the tournament's Most Valuable Player and was on the NHSI All-Tournament Team... Ranked as the No. 87 overall recruit in the country coming out of Riverdal Baptist... No. 20 at her position by ESPNUHoopGurlz... Ranked as high as No. 51 by both The JumpOffPlus and Blue Star reports... Listed at No. 62 overall by All-Star Girl's Report... Played locally on Boo Williams' AAU teams.
PERSONAL: Born on April 21, 1994... Daughter of Darrick and Martina Simms... Has one sister... Father, Darrick, played basketball at Virginia from 1985-88.