Article, 2009-2010 Season - Ohlone College Renegades Women's Basketball

Former Renegade Markiell Styles Living her Dream at the Next Level

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Wednesday, December 2, 2009—Reprinted from Rebel Nation (UNLV).

Markiell Styles and coach.Markiell Styles (right) signs with UNLV with Ohlone Basketball coach Julia Styles.

Sophomore transfer Markiell Styles, on the other hand, was quicker to acknowledge that the process has been a bit overwhelming. Though the 6-3 center is averaging 8.5 points and 6.7 rebounds, she still is struggling to come to grips with all that has happened over the past few months.

“This has been a fairy tale, magical story for me,” said Styles, who played last year at Ohlone Junior College in [Fremont], Calif. “I had no plans of leaving (Ohlone), but the UNLV coaching staff found me off an online video, and here I am.”

[Note: Ohlone is in Fremont, California not Oakland, California as stated in the original article.]

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