Briana Mack, Mariah McCoy and Briana Sye will be Lady Hawks starting next year
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)
2013-14: Played limited action in a reserve role during her freshman year as she participated in 19 contests ... Played in her first collegiate contest in the road win over UMBC (11/16/13), finished with three points and two rebounds ... tallied four points and two boards in the home victory over Lincoln (Pa.) (11/26/13) ... netted four points in 20 minutes of play at #20 Oklahoma (12/15/13) ... registered four points at Mount St. Mary's (12/21/13) ... played 15 minutes versus Coppin State (02/08/14), finished with two points ... went 2-of-2 and finished with four points in the home win over Morgan State (02/17/14) ... had season-highs in points (7) and minutes (20) versus Hampton (02/24/14).
High School/Club: Four-year letterwinner in basketball at Harrisburg High School, also earning a letter in track ... named a top-15 player in the Harrisburg area by the Patriot-News with a second team all-conference nod ... led the Cougars to state championship berths the last three years, including the second round in 2012 and 2013 ... earned academic honors in high school from 2010-2012 ... played with the AAU team Mid-Penn Motion Advanced Hoops in 2012, winning seven tournaments as a player.
Personal: Born Nov. 18, 1994 in Harrisburg, Pa. ... daughter of Brian and Angela Sye ... has a brother, Aaron ... major is biology ... pregame routine includes listening to music ... best sports moment is earning a scholarship to play basketball at UMES, considering it the best gift she has ever been given ... lists her parents as people who influence her most for being there for her brother and her and never giving up on her ... personal best non-athletic accomplishment was qualifying for a science fair in 10th grade ... plans to do research abroad upon graduation ... favorite saying is "Be you." ... hobbies include sleeping, reading, walking and being with family and friends ... favorite books are the Drama High series by L. Devine ... favorite movies are "Love & Basketball", "The Sandlot" and "Juice" ... personal athletic goal this season is to earn a starting role on the team ... personal athletic goal upon graduation is to maintain at least a 3.3 GPA and earn basketball honors.