Tehjia (Tay-Sha) played on the women’s basketball team at Lasell University. She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management with a minor in business from Eastern Nazarene College. She has been the assistant coach for both the girls’ basketball team at Madison Park Technical Vocational High School and AAU basketball with Team New England (5th-8th graders). In high school, her basketball coach inspired her to be more than a good player on the court but also be the best version of herself as an individual. Tehjia strives to be that coach for her players.