Danaejah Grant Danaejah Grant

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Background/Bio

Danaejah Grant was an impact player at Piscataway High School, receiving multiple awards and averaging 24.4 points, 12.3 rebounds, 3.2 steals, 2.1 assists and 2 blocks per game in the 2011/12 season.

After her high school years were over, Danaejah Grant played Clemson in the 2012/13 season and already in her freshman year she averaged 13.4 points and 5.9 rebounds per game. After this season, Danaejah Grant transfered to St. John´s and she averaged 10.8 points and 4.8 rebounds per game in the 2013/14 season, 17.4 points and 5.7 rebounds in the 2014/15 season and finally she was named in the Big East First Team in the 2015/16 season due to her sensational 19.6 points and 6.3 rebounds with 50% from the field and 35% in threes.

Danaejah Grant was chosen in the 31st pick of the 2016 WNBA Draft by the Washington Mystics.

In the 2016/17 season, Danajeah Grant started her college career playing in Austria for the Flying Foxes, to later play on a temporary contract in Ramat Hasharon and finally signed with Edremit, in Turkey, where she averaged 22.2 points, 6.5 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 2.7 steals per game.

Scouting Report

Daneajah Grant is a 1.75m american guard born in 1994 who was selected with the 31st pick in the 2016 WNBA Draft by the Washington Mystics after an impressive college career at St. John´s.

Danaejah Grant is a versatile, athletic and strong combo guard with strong ball-handling skills and an attacking mentality that makes her a constant scoring threat. She is capable of creating scoring opportunities for herself as well as finding an open teammate when the opportunity presents itself.

Career Stats

Season Team League PPG RPG APG MIN 2FGP 3FGP FT ST BL
2016/17 EDREMIT TURKEY-D2 22.2 6.5 3.1 34 56% 35% 71% 2.7 0.4
2016/17 FLYING FOXES CEWL 15.0 4.0 - 32 33% 20% 75% 1.0 -
2015/16 ST. JOHN´S NCAA-D1 19.6 6.3 2.0 38 48% 37% 68% 1.6 0.3
2014/15 ST. JOHN´S NCAA-D1 17.4 5.7 2.3 36 44% 31% 62% 0.9 0.2
2013/14 ST. JOHN´S NCAA-D1 10.8 4.8 1.3 28 44% 35% 60% - -
2012/13 CLEMSON NCAA-D1 13.4 5.9 1.4 27 31% 23% 66% 1.1 -

Achievements/Awards

  • 31st pick WNBA Draft 2016
  • First Team | Turkish D2 2016/17
  • First Team | Big East 2015/16
  • NIT Sweet 16 2014/15