Simpson, a guard/forward from Elko High School in Elko, Nevada is a natural leader who also possesses natural athleticism and focus. She has the ability to bury a three pointer or go inside to the post. She is tough, physical and one of the most complete players in her class. Before arriving at Lassen, she played one season of club soccer for the University of Nevada at Reno. In high school she was a key member of her soccer, track, and basketball teams.