At Vanguard, Pearson serves as the lead assistant for the women's basketball program. The squad was awarded 2014-2015 NAIA Champions of Character Team Award.
Pearson, a native of Hatley, Miss., played four seasons at Harding (Ark.) University (2003-2007) before transitioning into the role of graduate assistant from 2007-2009 with the NCAA Division II program.
Before coming to Vanguard, Pearson spent four years as the assistant coach for the Freed-Hardeman University Lady Lions under the helm of Coach Dale Neal. While there Pearson helped Coach Neal lead the Lady Lions to a record of 125-19, two final four appearances in 2011 and 2013, and National runner-ups in 2014.
Pearson holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and a Master of Science in Counseling, both from Harding University.
Her parents, Alan and Brenda, are both former coaches and reside in Amory, Mississippi, as does her younger brother Brian, wife Sara Beth and their son Parker.
|RS||Michaella Elad*||FR||F||5-9||Ontario, CA||Aquinas High School|
|RS||Ramia Griffin*||FR||G||5-7||Sacramento, CA||Bradshaw Christian High School|
|RS||Treasure Robinson*||FR||G||6-0||Westminster, CA||Ocean View High School|
|1||Sierra Vaglica||FR||G||5-6||Irvine, CA||Woodbridge High School|
|3||Kandyce Smith||JR||G||5-9||Monrovia, CA||UNLV|
|5||Alyssa Durr||JR||G||5-7||Oregon City, OR||Oregon City High School|
|10||Maya Kennedy||SR||G||5-9||Huntington Beach, CA||Huntington Beach High School|
|11||Jaime Goff||SR||F||6-1||Oregon City, OR||Oregon City High School|
|12||Victoria Chea||FR||G||5-4||Murrieta, CA||Vista Murrieta High School|
|15||Kaitlyn Hawthorne||SO||G||5-7||Reno, NV||Galena High School|
|22||Claire Lamunu||SR||F||6-1||Kampala, Uganda||Makerere University|
|23||Natascha Hartvich||SR||G||5-8||Rungsted Kyst, Denmark||Fresno State University|
|24||Christiana Gerostergiou||JR||G||5-11||Thessaloniki, Greece||University of Maine|
|25||Gionni Blankenship||JR||G||5-6||Paramount, CA||Warren High School|
|30||Tania Uluheua||JR||C||6-4||Auckland, New Zealand||Arizona Western|
|31||Hanna Tabron||SR||G||5-11||Gilroy, CA||Christopher High School|
|32||Raechelle Davis||JR||F||6-0||Huntington Beach, CA||Orangewood Academy|
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|GSAC Tournament Semifinals hosted by The Master's University|
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|GSAC Tournament Championship hosted by Hope International|
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