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Deja Bristol

Forward
Position
6'1''
Height
Freshman
Class
Upper Marlboro, Md.
Hometown
New Hope Academy
High School
Deja Bristol - Women's Basketball - Virginia Cavaliers

Deja Bristol Pronunciation

2020-21

  • Grabbed a team-high nine rebounds in her collegiate debut at UCF (11/25)
  • Made her first collegiate start in the game against ECU (11/29)
  • Suffered an injury in the James Madison game, but returned to the court, and the starting lineup. against Clemson

High School/Club

  • Played two years at Annapolis Area Christian School before transferring to New Hope Academy as a junior
  • Member of the 2019 GEICO National Champion New Hope team
  • Helped lead the squad to a runner-up finish at the NACA National Championships her senior season
  • 2020 All-Met third team
  • 2020 McDonald’s All-America nominee
  • 2020 NACA All-Tournament Team
  • Averaged 12 points and 10 rebounds per game her senior season

Personal

  • Parents are Lisa and Wayne Bristol
  • Father, Wayne, played basketball at Maryland (1991-95)
  • Has an older brother, Wayne Jr., and twin younger brothers Damon and Devin Bristol
  • Kinesiology major