2018 (Stats): Returned from injury for the Louisville contest (3/10) ... Picked up two ground balls against No. 9 Virginia (3/24) ... Had two ground balls, a draw control and a caused turnover at No. 24 High Point (4/9).
2017 (Stats): Took the field in 13 contests, starting seven despite missing time due to injury … Registered four ground balls, four draw controls and six caused turnovers … Turned in two draw controls and two caused turnovers at No. 12 Penn (3/18) … ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2016 (Stats): Played in 18 games as a rookie, starting 17 on defense … Totaled 10 ground balls, five draw controls and nine caused turnovers … Picked up two ground balls at Navy (2/12) … Registered two caused turnovers against Virginia in the ACC Tournament (4/28) … ACC Academic Honor Roll … Over the summer, participated in the Rubenstein-Bing Student-Athlete Civic Engagement Program, a collaborative service initiative between Duke and Stanford ... As a member of the inaugural ACE class, traveled to India to assist in teaching and coaching youth, with a focus on educational and leadership development through sports, English lessons and computer classes.
Prior to Duke: Two-time first team all-state selection at Virginia Episcopal School … Earned first team All-Valley recognition as a junior after recording 34 goals and 32 assists in 10 games … Tabbed to the Richmond All-Star team her sophomore season … Three-time varsity captain, guiding her squad to the state semifinals her final year … Played one year of club lacrosse at Stafford as a sophomore before enrolling at Virginia Episcopal School for her junior and senior years … Participant in the Brine National Tournament … Recipient of the William Swan Formwalt ’32 Athletic Award, given to the top female athlete … Also received the Thomas Moore Carruthers ’20 Memorial Athletic Award as the top scholar athlete … Tabbed an Academic All-American as a junior and senior … Also lettered three years in basketball and two years in field hockey … Helped her basketball team claim the state title while earning second team all-conference recognition as a senior … Member of the National Honor Society, A Honor Roll and the Cum Laude Society … AP Scholar.
Personal: Born Michelle Lynne Staggers Aug. 20, 1997 in Washington, D.C. … Daughter of Erica and Eric Staggers … Has seven siblings (Nathan, Ashley, Aaron, Joshua, Daniel, Joseph and Rachel) … Uncle, Eric Skeeters, served as an assistant basketball coach at George Mason (2009-13) in addition to stops at South Florida, Towson, Virginia Tech, Youngstown State and his alma mater, Coppin State … Father coaches youth basketball, football and lacrosse.