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Santia "Tia" Jackson
Assistant Coach
Matrix Aces Showcase Teams

Player Profile

Born: March 24, 1981

Originally from Chicago, Illinois

Height 6’2

Weight. 180lbs. 

Position: Post player, Very athletic, three-point threat, slasher, defender, and rebounder

College: Georgetown University

 

Professional Career

Barcelona, Spain 2008

Team Sant Adria LF2

9pts. 6rebs.

I came in the last two months of the season and lead my team to the playoffs. And this is the first time in the history of the club that they played in the postseason.   

 

Vologda, Russia 2007-2008

Team Chevakata

Russia A-Superleague,

FibaCup 11pts 4rebs

 

Quevedo, Ecuador 2007 Campioneta

Copa Kao Basketball League

Leading scorer and rebounder in the history of the league

Averaged 24pts. 18rebs.

 

Helsinki, Finland 2006-2007 

Team, NMKY 1st division

Averaged 18pts 13rebs,

I finished top five in scoring and top three in rebounding.  I helped the team win the last four games of the season so the club would not descend the following year.

Invited to tryout with the Washington Mystics WNBA

 

2005-2006

Washington Mystics Tryouts.

 

Santiago, Spain 2004-05

Liga Feminina 2

Team, Vidrogal-Alumisan PioXII

Averaged 15 pts 14rebs, 6 offensive.  I finished top ten in scoring and I was second in both offensive and defensive rebounding.  I received the third highest accumulative validation in the league.  I helped the team to win the last ten games so the club would not descend the following year.

 

Chicago Blaze WNBDL, 2004

In 14 mins. per game I averaged 5pts and 3rebs.  My season high was against The Dallas Fury, where I played against, Sheryl Swoopes, Cheryl Ford, and Anna Deforge.  In 32 minutes I had 13pts and 10 rebounds 5 which were offensive. 

 

Kazan, Russia

First League, Superliga

I averaged 9 points, 9 rebounds, and 2 assist per game in rookie season.

Lead the country in offensive rebounding, with 6 per game.

As a rookie I played against Samara who were previous Euro league Champions.

 

I also gained a lot of experience in this league, being one of the only American players who have not yet played in the WNBA.  The other American on my team, was Houston Comet’s, Tennessee Alumni, Tiffany Johnson.  Who prior to coming to Russia won three WNBA championships.  I played against players like, Shannon Johnson (Pewee), Keisha Brown, Wendy Palmor, and Delicia Milton, just to name a few.  During the time I was there we were ranked third in the league.