Monica Mammah
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Monica  Mammah

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Fort Walton Beach, FL

High School:
Choctawhatchee

Height:
5-7

Position:
G

Notable: Earned spot on team through through preseason tryout.

BEFORE AIR FORCE:
2014-15: Attended USAFA Prep School ... walked-on to basketball team.

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered three years in basketball ... Will to Win award recipient as a junior and senior ... graduated Cum Laude ... member of National Honor Society ... high school basketball coach was Andrea Kelly ... played club basketball for FDD, coached by Jerome Strutchen.

PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 30 ... daughter of Lawrence Mammah and Penny Henry ... has four brothers ... cousin, Daniel Mammah, played collegiate football ... intends on majoring in political science ... future career plans are to become a C-17 pilot ... began playing basketball at age five ... pregame superstition is to not split poles or trees ... decided to attend the Academy to serve her country and fly for the world's greatest Air Force, to challenge herself, and to accomplish something that no one in her family has done before ... credits her JROTC instructors, prep school coaches, current coaches and teammates as having the biggest influence on her sports career ... something not many people know about her is that she likes to fish and is really into classic cars ... most notable thing about her hometown is that its home to Eglin AFB and Hurlburt AFB ... enjoys listening to old school R&B and Gospel music ... favorite TV show is What would you do? ... favorite movie is Pitch Perfect ... favorite class subject is behavioral science ... favorite food is island cuisine ... favorite athlete is Isaiah Thomas ... favorite pro team is the Detroit Lions ... her favorite thing about basic training is her cadre breaking their bearings and being pushed beyond her limits and developing mental and physical resiliency ... message to others: "You can accomplish anything that you really want to. Don't take no for an answer. Go Air Force, beat everyone!"

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