|Title:||Student Assistant Coach|
D'Asja Barnes is in her second year as a student assistant coach with the men's basketball program.
SVSU went to the GLIAC Semifinals during her first year, with Delano Smith and Myles Belyeu earning Second Team All-GLIAC honors and Belyeu being named to the GLIAC All-Tournament team.
In her second year, the Cardinals again advanced to the GLIAC semifinals. Delano Smith earned First Team All-GLIAC honors while Tyler Witz and Darnell Hoskins Jr. were named Second Team All-GLIAC.
She plays a vital role with the program, assisting in practice set-up, film, and running the score clock.
Barnes graduated from Saginaw High School in 2020 and was a captain for the varsity basketball team her senior year.