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Utility Player
Height: 5'4"
Year: Redshirt Freshman
City/State: Lithia, Fla.
High School: Newsome


Awards/Honors: ACC Honor Roll (2017, 2018)

Redshirt Sophomore (Stats): Appeared in eight games, all as a pinch hitter … Tied for fourth on the team with a trio of sacrifice bunts.

Redshirt Freshman (Stats): Appeared in 31 games, making 12 starts … Of her 12 starts, seven came in the outfield, four at catcher and one as the designated player … Finished the season with seven hits, six walks, two runs batted in, a pair of runs scored and a home run … Five of her seven hits came in ACC play … Made her first-career start in the second game of a doubleheader against FAU (Feb. 8) … Tallied the first hit of her career with a single against Morgan Stateon Feb. 23 … In Duke's first ACC contest in program history, she belted a solo home run against North Carolina (March 9) for her first-career bomb.

High School/Travel Ball: Four-year letterwinner under coach Autumn Dunn at Newsome High School in Lithia, Fla. … Led the Wolves to the 2015 Class 8A state title, Newsome’s first state team title in any sport … Garnered Hillsborough County Western Conference first team, Tampa Bay Times All-Hillsborough County and Team GPA awards as a junior and a freshman … Led the district with a .526 batting average in 2015 while registering a .628 slugging percentage and .529 on-base percentage … Totaled 41 hits and 15 RBI … Elected team captain as a junior … Hit .310 with 18 hits and 13 RBI during her sophomore campaign, earning Hillsborough County Western Conference second team accolades … Turned in a .500 batting average as a freshman to lead the district in 2013 … Posted a .606 slugging percentage to go along with a .509 on-base percentage her rookie season … Member of the National Honor Society, the Spanish National Honor Society and the Mu Alpha Theta Honor Society … Elected to the student council and student government all four years … 2015 Wendy’s High School Heisman state finalist … Guided travel team, the Tampa Mustangs, to the 2015 Premier Girls Fastpitch National Championship … Played seven years for the Florida Fire travel team, helping the squad finish 17th at the 2012 ASA Nationals.

Personal: Born Hannah Rachel Pridemore on March 10, 1998 in Brandon, Fla. … Daughter of Todd and Tracie Pridemore … Has an older sister (Alexa) … Father played baseball and wrestled at Marshall University from 1982-85 … Cousin (Grant Amerson) is a member of the UCSD men’s golf team … Great grandfather (Maurice Mayes) played football at West Virginia.

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