Deonna Dee Davis was born November 8, 1984 in Cincinnati, Ohio she attended Princeton High School in Cincinnati, Ohio First female from Cincinnati to be named a McDonald's All-American... Three-time letter winner in volleyball and softball Named to the H.S. Honor Roll for three years... Chose Vanderbilt over Connecticut, Temple, Arkansas and Cincinnati. She also participated in the women's State Farm College Three Point Championships on March 29, 2007 at Georgia State. On April 4, 2007, Dee was selected by the Houston Comets with the fourteenth pick in the 2007 WNBA Draft.
Princeton High School Highlights
Named a 2003 WBCA All-American, 2003 McDonald's All-American (East Team), 2003 Second Team Parade All-America, 2003 Student Sports Senior All-America, 2003 USA Youth Development Festival North Team, 2003 Metro Player of the Year, 2002 Nike All-America Camp, 2002 Street & Smith All-America Fifth Team, Honorable Mention (2001)... Selected to Ohio Girls Basketball Magazine Dream Team... All Southwest District First Team and All-Ohio Third Team...Named 2003 Cincinnati Enquirer-Channel 9 Girls Prep Basketball Player of the Year... Captured Gold Medal with a 5-0 record as a member of the 2002 USA Youth Development Festival North Team... Averaged 14.7 points, 4.8 assists, and 3.9 steals a game while shooting 82.3 percent from the free throw line as a senior...Led Princeton to an 18-4 record and the Greater Miami Conference championship as a senior...Helped guide Princeton to the Greater Miami Conference title as a freshman...Averaged 15.0 points, 4.8 assists and 3.9 steals as a senior while shooting 82.3 percent from the free throw line.
First-team All-Southeastern Conference selection by league coaches... second-team All-SEC pick by the Associated Press. Ranks among national leaders in assists per game (5.5). Passed former Commodore Ashley McElhiney (673 career assists) for Vanderbilt's all-time lead in assists with her first helper of the game at Arkansas - on a Carla Thomas jumper that gave Vanderbilt a 10-0 lead. Ranks sixth all-time in the SEC for career assists (718). Sank two free throws with 20 seconds remaining at South Carolina to give Vanderbilt's its only lead of the game and a key SEC road win. Her drive and lay-up with less than two second remaining gave VU a tough road win at Kentucky... Two free throws and a breakaway lay-up secured VU's SEC Tournament Championship win over LSU. Scored in double-figures eight times this season, including twice in the SEC Tournament. Set a career-high with 12 assists in win at UAB. Also dished out double-digit assists against Florida Atlantic and Indiana State.
Davis was selected by the Houston Comets with the fourteenth pick of The 2007 WNBA Draft but was released in six games of the 2007 season averaging 2.0 points per game.