Rachel Hollivay, former Atlanta Dream 6'5 Center commits to the Atlanta Monarchs for the 2018 season! Rachel, is a powerhouse Rutgers Women's Basketball standout where she is an all-time leader in blocked shots with 322 career rejections and is the only Scarlet Knight in women's basketball history with over 300 career blocks and multiple seasons with over 100 rejections.
Atlanta Monarchs Makes Their Presence Known in the Atlantic Region
Simmons and Zackery Leads Monarchs Past Stampede
Atlanta — 5/7/2018 — First year team, Atlanta Monarchs, makes a royal statement in their first game with a 92-61 win over the GA Stampede. After trailing by one point for only a few seconds in the first quarter, the Atlanta Monarchs’ quickly established and maintained their dominance over the GA Stampede.
Meighan Simmons led all scorers with 22 points, on 8 of 15 shooting from the field, 4 of 9 from behind the arc. Kellindra Zackery posted her first double double of the season with 16 points and 14 rebounds. Cherelle George made a major impact off the bench with 9 points, 6 assists and 5 steals.
Coach Marynell Meadors, proud of her team’s performance says, “They played really well for only having 5 ½ hours of practice last week.” However, Coach Meadors did mention that the team has much more work to do, pointing out that she was very pleased with the 1st-3rd quarters but wasn’t happy in the 4th because she felt the team took their foot off the gas, scoring only 15 points.
The Monarchs head to Nashville on the 12th to take on the Music City Icons. As signed players graduate and continue to roll in from overseas, the Monarchs will have their full team for their home opener on the 18th against the Dade County Lady Bulls.
The Atlanta Monarchs would like to welcome Yaktavia "Shug" Hickson, a 5-11 physical & explosive guard, to the family. Shug, a Georgia native who won back to back state championships at Columbia High School in 2012 & 2013, is joining the Monarchs after finishing her college career at Tennessee Tech Women's Basketball.
Season Membership will include tickets to all home games, VIP seating, and several other exciting opportunities. A season membership provides fans with the most access at a low cost.
2018 Season Membership Benefits include:
- Admission to all home games
- VIP seating
- VIP entrance
- VIP parking
- In-Game Hospitality: access to
- VIP suite with free food & drinks
- Admission to Monarchs Casual
- Cocktail Launch Gala, April 28 and other exclusive events
- Members-only merchandise discount
Atlanta Monarchs and Playmakers Basketball Royalties would like to give a special thanks to our newest Premier Level Business Partner, The Fragrance Decant Boutique. The Fragrance Decant Boutique is an eCommerce store that sells made to order smaller sample, travel, and/or purse sized quantities of authentic luxury niche and traditional designer perfumes & colognes. To order your perfumes & colognes visit their website at https://www.decantboutique.com/
Legendary Ladies: Middle Tennessee's Elite
BASKETBALL PIONEERS, HALL OF FAMERS, MENTORS, AND LEADERS
Marynell Meadors - Atlanta Monarchs' Head Coach
On the air with Ricardo Ricky Wrice Love 860 AM The Leadership Blend. Owner/CEO, Tamika Milburn and CMO, Kimberly Raven talk about owning and operating two professional basketball teams and the organization's mission to give back to the community! Hear the entire interview https://youtu.be/jf5ADBKI0M4