26 Deja Hursey
26 - Deja Hursey
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Columbia, Md.
High School: Glenelg Country School
Position: F

Sophomore Year (2016):

  • Earned Third-Team All-GNAC honors.
  • Named to the GNAC Academic All-Conference Team.
  • Named GNAC Player of the Week on October 3 after scoring her first career hat trick against Saint Joseph’s.
  • Started 18 of 21 games.
  • Ranked seventh in the GNAC with 10 goals, eighth at 22 points.
  • Had the game-winning goal against SJC, Mount Ida and Anna Maria.
  • Found the back of the net twice against the Mustangs and AMCATS.

Freshman Year (2015):

  • GNAC Rookie of the Year.
  • First-Team All-GNAC.
  • Earned All-New England honors from the New England Women's Intercollegiate Soccer Association.
  • Eighth in the GNAC with nine goals.
  • Ranked 13th in the conference at 19 points.
  • Scored the game-winning goal against Norwich (9/19) and Albertus Magnus (10/24).
  • Recorded a pair of goals versus Utica (9/12) and the Cadets.
  • Scored her first collegiate goal on her first collegiate shot against Eastern Connecticut State (9/4).

Before JWU: 

  • Three-year IAAM Conference All-Star.
  • GCS all-time leader for points (56 goals, 25 assists).
  • IAAM Player of the Week.
  • Led Glengelg to the 2015 IAAM conference championship.
  • Played for Thunder Soccer Club.

Major: Human Resource Management