Sophia Yvonne Young was born on December 15, 1983 in St. Vincent and The Grenadines. She graduated from Baylor in 2006 with her teaching credential. She Earned her Master’s degree in psychology from the University of Phoenix in 2011 and a second Master’s degree in Christian Ministries for Liberty Theological Seminary in 2015. She was selected by San Antonio in the first round (4th overall) of the 2006 WNBA Draft and played 10 season in the WNBA for the San Antonio Stars. She then retired in 2015. She is currently married to Jermaine Malcolm and living in San Antonio.