A closer look at the sophomore from Atlanta
By Ryan Schulz
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Vanderbilt defeats Dayton 82-52 on Nov. 24, 2013. (John Russell)
Vanderbilt women's basketball season opening game against Appalachian State on November 8, 2013. (Photos by Joe Howell)
Vanderbilt takes on North Alabama in an exhibition at Memorial Gym. (Photos by Joe Howell)
Vanderbilt fell to Connecticut 77-44 in the NCAA tournament second round.
Vanderbilt defeated No. 10/13 Texas A&M, 61-51, on Sunday, February 24 at Memorial Gym (Joe Howell).
2012-13 (Freshman): Played in all but two games as a rookie, averaging 2.4 points and 3.1 rebounds per game...Started all four postseason games as a rookie...Played her best down the stretch, averaging 4.2 points and 6.2 rebounds over the last 10 games...Averaged 5.5 rebounds in two games at first career SEC Tournament...Had nine points and nine rebounds in final regular season game at No. 11/11 Georgia...Pulled down 11 rebounds in upset of No. 10/13 Texas A&M...Posted seven points and five rebounds in win at Florida...Scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds at No. 12/10 Tennessee...Recorded career highs in rebounds (10) ,assists (4) and steals (3) against Missouri...Grabbed three rebounds in win over Ole Miss...Scored two points and grabbed two boards in first career SEC road game at Ole Miss...Scored eight points in her first-career SEC game against Mississippi State...Pulled down three boards at Souther Cal...Had two points and four rebounds against College of Charleston...Grabbed three rebounds versus Hartford...Scored nine points in the victory over Tennessee Tech...Had first career double-digit game against Austin Peay, scoring 11 points and hitting team's only two three-pointers...Pulled down three rebounds against Florida State in the San Juan Shootout...Grabbed two rebounds against UAB...Has played in all three games this season.
High School (Pace Academy): Ranked No. 54 nationally by ESPN HoopGurlz, as well as the 21st-ranked guard ... Scored 2,274 career points, while also setting the Georgia career rebounding record at 1,307 ... Four-time team MVP and three-time co-captain at Pace for Regina Tate ... Averaged 22 points and 12 rebounds per game as a senior, while being named the Georgia Sports Writers Association Class A Player of the Year ... Participated in the American Family Insurance High School 3-Point Contest ... As a junior, led Pace to the state championship game for the first time since 1984 ... Also that year, set state record for rebounds in a season (464), while having the second-most rebounds in one game in state history (30) ... Earned Atlanta Journal Constitution Class A Player of the Year honors as a junior ... Reached the 1,000 career point mark as a sophomore ... Played AAU basketball for AOT/Wallace Prather Celtics.
Academics: Plans to major in medicine, health and society.
Personal: Daughter of Cherie and Sam Batey ... Has one sister, Jordan, who is a junior on the tennis team at Temple ... Favorite basketball player is Maya Moore ... Favorite movie is The Blind Side ... Chose Vanderbilt over Memphis, Kansas and Miami ... Born on March 24, 1994 in Atlanta.
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