AS A FRESHMAN (2003-04): Got off to a slow start due to an early season ankle injury, not seeing her first minutes of the year until returning to her home state of Virginia to play Radford (12-29-04)…played the next game against Loyola (1-3-04), scoring four points on 2-of-3 shooting…played in a season-high 15 minutes against Vermont (3-3-04), scoring four points on 1-of-3 shooting and 2-of-2 from the free throw line…had a terrific steal against Boston U. (2-11-04), stepping into the passing lane and going the distance of the court to convert the fast-break lay-up…recorded a block in the Retrievers’ contest at Boston U. (1-15-04)…averaged 12.5 minutes per game in the remaining two regular season games of the season and shot 35.3 percent on the season, averaging 1.3 ppg.
HIGH SCHOOL: Averaged 16.0 points and 3.5 assists per game last year at Northside High School and helped lead the team to the state semifinals...named all-district, all-region and all-state last season...NHS went 70-18 during Hughes’ three-year contribution...Became the school’s career scoring leader.
PERSONAL: Her favorite professional basketball team is the Philadelphia 76ers and her favorite athlete is Allen Iverson…lists her favorite movie as For Love and Basketball, favorite food is steak and mash potatoes and favorite actress is Julia Roberts.