Missy Byrd
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    Missy Byrd

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Decatur, Ga.

    High School:
    The Wesleyan School

    Height:
    5-11

    Position:
    F

    2012-13: Played in all 30 games for the Falcons, starting 10 ... led freshmen in playing time with 15.0 minutes per game ... averaged 4.0 points and 3.5 rebounds per contest ... also registered 16 assists, 10 steals and two blocks ... shot over 45 percent from the field (42-of-92) for the season ... notched first career double-double versus Kansas City, registering 10 points and a career-best 14 rebounds ... also dished out a career-best four assists against the Kangaroos ... scored a personal-best 14 points at Fresno State.

    High School: Lettered four years in basketball ... coached by Jan Azar ... three-time state champion ... recipient of coaches award ... set career record for charges taken for her team ... also lettered three years in lacrosse ... all-county and all-state honoree in lacrosse ... MVP on defense and attack ... holds her school's hang cling record ... member of National Honor Society.

    Personal: Given name is Tra'Mese ... member of cadet squadron 16 ... daughter of Will Dotson and Carla Byrd ... has one brother, Trey (14) ... cousin Kenny Mitchell played basketball at Virginia State, while his sister, Kaliyah, is currently playing basketball at Penn State ... leaning towards a major in behavioral science ... would like to one day become a doctor or work in psychiatry.

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