UMES baseball places 10; Hawks bowling places seven
Lady Hawks went 8-8 in MEAC play last season, bring in nine freshmen for this year
Men's track places nine, women's track, baseball and men's basketball place seven
Inside 2011-12 UMES Women's Basketball with Karona Roach and Kwinnyata Mercer
Inside 2011-12 UMES Women's Basketball with Breonna Evans
UMES Women's Basketball versus Morgan State University inside the W.P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Megan Raymond)
UMES Women's Basketball versus Coppin State University at the Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Megan Raymond)
UMES Women's Basketball versus Norfolk State University in the MEAC Tournament in Norfolk, Va. (Photos by Mark Sutton)
UMES Women's Basketball versus Coppin State University at the MEAC Tournament in Norfolk, Va. (Photos by Mark Sutton)
UMES Women's Basketball versus Hampton University (Photos by Llloydlee Heite & Megan Raymond)
Batchelor on Evans: "Breonna is an intelligent, tough, hard-nosed player whom we expect to give us a physical perimeter presence on defense. She will assist us in developing a strong work ethic throughout the program on and off the court."
2013-14: Finished her senior campaign participating in 24 contests (13 starts) ... made her first career bucket at Syracuse while finishing with three points (11/20/13) ... tallied two points and a career-high four boards in the home win over Lincoln (Pa.) (11/26/13) ... registered eight points, including 2-of-4 from downtown, at South Carolina State (12/30/13) ... made her first career start versus Norfolk State (01/11/14), scoring five points ... played a career-high 31 points at Bethune-Cookman (01/25/14) ... notched a career-high 10 points, including 3-of-4 from the floor, in the home victory over Morgan State (02/17/14).
2012-13: Recovered from injury to play 10 games off the bench ... played 31 minutes, grabbing four rebounds ... earned a rebound and a free throw in season opener at George Mason (11/13) ... got an assist and a block vs. Coppin State (2/18) ... member of the MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team for second straight season.
2011-12: Did not play due to injury ... member of the 2012 MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team.
2010-11: Appeared in seven games off the bench ... scored first career point with a free throw plus a rebound an assist at Coppin State (2/19) ... earned Coaches Award for a 4.0 GPA.
High School: Played basketball and softball at Nandua High School ... Earned First Team All-District honors in 2008-09 and 2009-10 ... Was also District Player of the Year as a senior ... Named First Team All-Region and Honorable Mention All-State that season ... Second Team All-District as a sophomore ... Led team to District Championship as a junior and senior, winning the District Tournament her final season, as well ... Team also captured Crisfield Tournament Championship in 2009-10 ... Had career highs of 33 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists ... Was an honor roll student all four years of high school.
Personal: Born May 27, 1992 in Nassawadox, Va. ... Daughter of Eloise and Charles Evans Jr. ... Has one brother, Charles Evans III ... Major is Exercise Science ... Pregame routine includes listening to her iPod ... Best sports moment was recording a triple-double against Arcadia High School, proving how well rounded a player she had become ... Most influential person is her mother for encouraging her to work hard to achieve her goals ...Best non-athletic achievement is graduating high school with honors ... Upon graduation, she plans on becoming a physical therapist ... Favorite saying is "Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard" ... Hobbies include listening to music, watching TV and hanging out with friends ... Favorite book is The Autobiography of Malcolm X ... Favorite movie is "Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood" ... Personal goal for the season to earn a starting position and contribute to the team the best way she can ... Personal goal before graduation is lead the team to the Final Four ... Accepted to UMES on an academic scholarship.