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UNC Softball BIO
24 Haleigh Dickey
Dickey Dickey 682348

Senior Season: Started 60 of 61 games, playing third and first bases and catching • Named to the 2013 All-ACC Tournament team • Set the UNC home run record with a solo shot in a win over James Madison (4/3) • Team captain, participated in the Richard A. Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy and was a Carolina Leadership Council Member • Finished the season with a .310 batting average and .580 slugging • Had 12 home runs, finishing her career with 43 total • Had 41 RBIs, ending her career with 149, which ranks second in UNC history.

Junior Season: Started all 58 games at third and first base • Named to the ACC All-Tournament Team her junior season • Led the team with 12 home runs, tying the second-highest total in the ACC • Collected 46 RBIs, ranking in the top 10 in single-season history at UNC • Her 46 RBIs led the ACC and 11 doubles were the second highest in the ACC • Owned a seven-game hit streak April 11-19.

Sophomore Season: Started all 55 games at first base and was named to the 2011 All-ACC first team • Led the team with 12 home runs and 43 RBIs: both rank in the top 10 of single-season school history • Collected a .333 batting average with a team-best 13 multi-RBI games and 16 multi-hit efforts • Matched that effort with three more home runs and added six RBIs March 30 against South Carolina • Opened the season with four multi-hit games and five RBIs in UNC's first five contests • Posted her third career multi-home run effort with a pair of home runs against Charlotte March 2 • Collected five hits and five RBIs in a series at Georgia Tech April 16-17 • Connected for a two-run home run in a win over Boston College in the ACC Tournament May 13.

Freshman Season: Appeared in 45 games and made 22 starts at third base and designated player • Posted a .219 batting average with seven home runs and 20 RBIs • Belted three home runs March 25 against UNC Wilmington to set the single-game school record for home runs • Matched that effort with three more home runs and added six RBIs March 30 against South Carolina • Mashed a three-run home run April 3 to seal a 8-0 win at Virginia • Registered a .548 slugging percentage and .321 on-base percentage in her freshman season.

Prep: First-team all-state sophomore, junior and senior year • Batted over .500 her sophomore and junior years • All-county in the discus three straight years.

Personal: Majoring in exercise and sport science and minoring in Spanish • Participates in the Richard A. Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy as part of the Veteran Leader program and also serves as a Carolina Softball Leadership Council member • Wants to pursue a career in nursing • Daughter of Elaine and Jimmy Dickey • Born Haleigh Mariah Dickey on Dec. 18, 1990 • Has one sister and one brother.

Dickey's Career Statistics:

Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI SLG. BB SO SB-SA
2010 .219 45-22 73 9 16 3 0 7 40 20 .548 9 21 0-0
2011 .333 55-55 165 18 55 4 0 12 95 43 .576 12 32 0-0
2012 .264 58-58 174 20 46 11 0 12 93 46 .534 12 49 0-2
2013 .310 61-60 174 25 54 9 1 12 101 41 .580 17 28 0-0
Career .292 219-195 586 72 171 27 1 43* 329 150 .561 50 130 0-2

* UNC Career Home Run Record
Position: Catcher/Infield
Height: 5'11"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Woodstock, Ga.
High School: Etowah
UNC North Carolina Softball


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