Junior Season: Lightning quick, terrorized opponents with her speed • Started all 53 games in centerfield • Finished third on the team in batting at .432 and second in hits with 63 • Led the team with seven stolen bases.
Sophomore Season: Continued to be a menace on the base paths, stealing 19 of 24 attempted bags • Started all 46 games played, primarily in the outfield • Batted .412 with 63 hits, leading the team • Tallied 16 RBI’s and 35 runs scored • Named to the All-ACC Second Team and the ACC All-Tournament Team.
Freshman Season: Showed incredible speed on the base path, stealing 18 of 21 attempted bags while batting .346 • Started 32 of 58 games played, primarily in the outfield • Recorded 36 hits and scored 30 runs.
Prep: Lettered in softball, basketball, volleyball, and track and field • All-state selection in softball, basketball and track • Was awarded most outstanding player in the state game and player of the year as a senior • Selected all-conference in volleyball and basketball • Won a basketball state championship her senior year • Named school Female Athlete of the Year for three years.
Personal: Majoring in exercise and sport science • Serves as a CREED Mentor with the Richard A. Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy • Also goes by Kiwi • Born Feb. 23 in Greensboro, N.C. • Aquilla Shade Mateen is the daughter of Rahma Mateen-Mason and Trazon Mason.
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|Hometown:||Siler City, N.C.|
|High School:||Jordan Matthews|