AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15)
Saw action in 15 games and averaged 0.8 points and 0.9 rebounds in 4.5 minutes per contest during her rookie campaign ... Made her collegiate debut at American and played two minutes (Nov. 17) ... Scored three points on 3-of-4 free throws and added four rebounds in 13 minutes against Bowie State (Nov. 19) ... Also tallied three points on four rebounds in 12 minutes against Grambling State (Nov. 24) ... Scored four points at Towson (Dec. 31) ... Recognized on the Dean's List for the Spring 2015 semester.
Selected to the All-South Jersey First Team, the All-Conference first team and the Star-Ledger All-Group 3 Third Team in 2014 after averaging 20.7 points and 3.7 assists per game as a senior ... A McDonald's All-America nominee ... Graduated as Winslow Township's all-time leading scorer with 1,562 career points ... Selected to play in the New Jersey Scholastic Coaches Association North-South Senior All-Star Game and the South Jersey Al Carino All-Star Game ... Broke her school's single-game scoring record with 44 points against Cherry Hill East in January 2014 ... Also earned All-South Jersey honors as a sophomore and junior ... Earned first-team All-Olympic Conference accolades each season ... Attended the U-16 Team USA trials ... A member of the National Honor Society.
Jada Symone Matthews ... Born Nov. 6, 1995, in Livingston, New Jersey ... Daughter of Letitia and Peter Matthews ... Has a younger sister, Jasmin ... Major is undecided.