Lady Hawks on eight-game slide, play four games in three days
Lady Hawks have three players hitting at least .400, hold 3-4 record after seven games
Nine new Lady Hawks to suit up this spring, depth at each position seen
Photos from 2014 UMES Street Sweep featuring student-athletes
SSC Theater 5.6.14
UMES Softball versus Delaware State University at Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)
UMES Softball versus Hampton University at Lady Pirates Softball Stadium (Photos by Megan Raymond)
UMES Softball versus Howard University at Lady Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)
2014 (Junior): Competed in 17 contests (five starts) ... defensively, posted a .967 fielding percentage, the fourth-highest on the squad ... appeared twice on the mound in a reserve role ... had a season-high eight putouts at North Carolina A&T State University (February 22) ... pitched a season-high 1.2 innings at Morgan State University (April 27).
2013 (Sophomore): Appeared in 22 games for the Lady Hawks, starting in seven ... hit .133 with 38 putouts ... hit one double against Morgan St. (April 28) ... pitched in three games for UMES ... made collegiate debut on mound with one inning stint against St. Peter's (Feb. 10)
High School/Club: Recieved varsity letters in softball and volleyball at Gwynn Park High School ... named to the 2011 Prince George All-Gazette Softball Team ... was a relief pitcher and first baseman for Gwynn Park.
Personal: Born on June, 12, 1993 in Oxon Hill, Md. ... daughter of John and Wendy Chestnut ... has a brother, Jabari and one sister, Tahirah ... major is Secondary Education ... pre-game superstitions include "Thanking my Lord & Savior and a prayer before each game" ... lists her dad as the person who has influenced her the most ... plans on becoming an administrator in middle school or high school following graduation ... best advice recieved is "hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard" ... favorite movie is Love and Basketball... favorite music artists are Lecrae and Bizzle.