HIGH SCHOOL: Faith joins fellow Webb School teammate, sophomore Glory Johnson, in the Lady Vol line-up this season...Was coached at Webb by Shelley Sexton Collier, the Lady Vol team captain of the 1987 NCAA Champs... During her 124 game career at Webb, she scored 1,724 points, snagged 802 rebounds, recorded 244 blocks to go along with 208 assists and 169 steals... Turned in her best stats as a senior for the Lady Spartans with 16.7 ppg, 7.4 rpg while connecting on 56 percent of her field goal tries (179-291)... As a junior, averaged 14.3 ppg and 6.2 rpg in 32 games, while connecting on 61 percent of field goal attempts... As a sophomore, tallied 11.6 ppg and 5.3 rpg in 34 contests and as a freshman, posted 13.7 ppg and 7.1 rpg in 32 outings... Was a two-sport standout at Webb in both basketball and volleyball...She was a selected as an honorable mention All-America by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association in 2009...Earned recognition as a three-time All-State honoree (2007, 2008 and 2009) and as a member of two All-State Tournament teams (2007 and 2008)...Faith becomes the eighth all-time Lady Vol hoopster from Knoxville... Playing alongside Johnson will mark the fourth time in Lady Vol hoops history that high school teammates paired up as Lady Vols...The last time was 1993-95 when Shelbyville's (H.S.) Tiffany Woosley and Michelle Johnson were Lady Vol teammates.
NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL: Played AAU basketball with the Tennessee Flight out of Shelbyville, Tenn. from 2004-08...Team won Nike Nationals in 2008.
PERSONAL: Faith is currently enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences...Active in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes...Enjoys doing community service... Selected UT over Kentucky, Georgia and Virginia Tech... Has an older sister, Emily Dupree, age 20 who plays volleyball at Covenant College and a younger sister, Lauren Bryant, age 11...Faith Noelle Dupree was born Nov.17, 1990, in Knoxville ...Her father is Perry Dupree and her mother and stepfather are Gena and John Bryant.