Silver Medal: 2019 Red Bull USA Basketball 3x3 Nationals.
Named to the 2019 USA U19 World Cup Team on May 19, 2019.
Competed for Drive in the 2019 Red Bull USA Basketball 3x3 Nationals where she helped lead her team to a silver medal and a 6-2 record; scored 11 of her team’s 20 points in the championship game.
As a member of the 2018 USA U18 National Team, started in five of six games and averaged 8.5 ppg., 4.7 rpg. and tied for a team-high with 3.0 apg. to help the USA to a 6-0 record and a gold medal from Aug. 1-7 in Mexico City.
Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Year and SEC All-Freshman Team by league coaches (2019).
All-SEC first team by league coaches (2019).
Associated Press SEC Newcomer of the Year and All-SEC second team (2019).
espnW, WBCA and USBWA National Freshman of the Year (2019).
WBCA All-America honorable mention (2019).
Eight-time SEC Freshman of the Week selection, the most ever by a Kentucky player (2018-19).
USBWA National Freshman of the Week
As a freshman in 2018-19, aided Kentucky to a 25-8 record and the 2019 NCAA Tournament second round.
Started 32 of 32 games played and averaged team-bests of 16.4 ppg. and 6.6 rpg., ranked second with 74 3s made and 68 steals and third with 75 assists and 22 blocks.
Posted career highs of 29 points versus Southern (11/11/18), 15 rebounds versus Sacred Heart (12/29/18), seven assists versus Vanderbilt (1/3/19) and seven steals versus Rhode Island (12/6/18).
Recorded five double-doubles and scored in double digits in 26 games.
High School Honors
Naismith All-America honorable mention (2018).
Jordan Brand Classic All-Star (2018).
USA Today All-Tennessee first team (2018).
Gatorade State Player of the Year (2018).
Tennessee 3A Miss Basketball (2018).
High School Notes
As a senior in 2017-18, averaged 22.2 ppg., 7.7 rpg., 4.1 apg., 5.3 spg. and 1.2 bpg. to help her team to a 33-1 record and the 3A state semifinals.
Hails from Cleveland, Tennessee.
Daughter of Rhvonja "RJ" Avery and James Howard; has two brothers, RaShawn Avery and James Howard, Jr.; and two sisters, Love Howard and Takema Sexton