Saturday's Women's Exhibition: Team Essence

Duquesne's basketball teams have a doubleheader Saturday, Nov. 1st. The women's team takes on Team Essence at 2:30 p.m. and the men host Saint Vincent's at 5:00 p.m., both games at the Palumbo Center. Here's the Team Essence roster.

Team Essence was formed in August of 2005 in Tallahassee, FL. This is a women's basketball traveling exhibition team that competes against the nation's top collegiate programs during the NCAA Division I exhibition season.

Team Essence Roster

Niki Avery 5-5 Eastern Kentucky University
Zetta Martin 5-6 Broward Community College (Fla.)
Shavonne Roundtree 5-6 Broward Community College
Shemika Stevens 5-7 St. Johns University & Benedict College (S.C.)
Bianca Brown 5-8 Wake Forest
Candice Lindsay 5-11 Fairfield
Cherise George 5-11 Lynn University (Fla.)
Almalika Lemon 6-1 Maryland Eastern Shore
Maria Clifton 6-1 Franklin Pierce University (N.H.)
Adia Revell 6-2 Maryland Eastern Shore
Shelby Hamp 5-9 Dillard University (La.)
Jonee Billy 6-4 Mount Holyoke (Mass.)
Lilka Adams 6-3 Mount St. Mary's
Sophia A. Rogers 6-4 Central State University (Ohio)

Note: Mallorie Winn (5-10) from Pittsburgh also may be on the team.

Head Coach: Ron Kelly
Asst. Coach: Apache Paschal

Next Saturday, the foe will be an area team, Division II Clarion University.

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