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Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hiram, Ga.
High School: South Paulding
Other College: Georgia Military


2018: Played and started in 43 games ... Fourth on the team in batting average (.211), fifth in slugging percentage (.228), and on base percentage (.250) ... Third in runs scored (13) and fifth in hits (24) ... Her nine RBI was fourth on the team, her seven sacrifice bunts led the squad ... She carried a .984 fielding percentage for second on the team ... Recorded a career-high three hits against Longwood ... Recorded a career-best two RBI against Winthrop ... Her five at-bats against Tennessee Tech tied for fourth in the PC DI game record book ..

Georgia Military College: Played centerfield ... The team was GCAA Conference champion in 2016 and 2017, making a NJCAA tournament appearance as well ... She was 2016 GCAA MVP Player of the Year, and made first Team All-Region in 2016-17 ... Was a third Team All-American in 2016 and earned first Team All-Region honors in 2017 ... Earned the Marruci Elite Hitter Award in 2016 and holds the record in hits (single season), OBP (single season), and stolen bases (career and season) ... She held a batting average of .511 in 2016 and .400 in 2017 ... Wilbanks was a 2017 Summa Cum Laude graduate, was a Distinguished Graduating Student, and earned the Dean's Outstanding Achievement Award ... She was a member of the BETA Club Spanish Honor Society and Vice President of the RAVE Girl's Bible Study FCA ...

High School: Played at South Paulding HS at centerfield ... Her team was region runner up in 2012 and 2013, advancing to the Elite Eight in 2012 and the first round of the state championship in 2013 ... In 2014, the team made it to the Sweet Sixteen ... 2012 and 2014 Second Team All-State selection, and was named to the Second team All-Region in 2012 ... Wilbanks was named First Team All-Region and Best Defensive Outfielder in 2013 and 2014 ... In 2014, she was named Best Offensive Player and was selected to the Georgia Dugout Club All-Star Senior Game ... She was also an Academic Athlete from 2012-14 ... She also played golf, with her team finishing region runner-up in 2015 ... Wilbanks was honored with the Coach's Award in 2015 ... Four-time All-A Honor Roll recipient, earned a Leadership and Foreign Language Award in 2012 ... In 2015 she was in the top 10 percent in her class, earned Sensational Senior honors and collected the US Marine Female Athlete Award ...

Personal: Born Ansley Kaitlyn Wilbanks in Marietta, Ga. ... Parents are Mark and Paula Wilbanks ... Her major is undecided.

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