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24 Mattie Kennedy

2017-18: Has played in 28 of 30, starting nine games playing 16.7 minutes per game...Averages 3.1 points and 2.4 rebounds per game...Scored season and season high 13 points versus Kennesaw State (11/21)...Finished a rebound shy of a double-double with 10 points and nine rebounds at Winthrop (2/6).

High School: Was the Conference Player of the Year, earned First Team All-Region and First Team All-State honors, and played in the Virginia High School League All-Star Game her senior season...She played multiple positions while at Carroll County High School, with her team posting a 22-4 record, winning the Conference Championship, and making it to the State Quarterfinals in 2016-17...Kennedy averaged 12.7 points, 7.9 rebounds, 4.7 assists, and 2.1 steals per game her senior season and scored a game-high 33 points in the Conference Championship...She received academic recognition in several disciplines, earned the William and Mary Leadership Award, and volunteered with the Special Olympics and youth basketball camps.

Personal: Daughter of Brad and Pamela Kennedy...Born on February 9, 1999 in Radford, Va...Intends to major in Biology...Sister Rachel played a year of basketball at Ferrum College (2012-13) and her dad played at Averitt College (1986-97)...Chose PC because the campus and community felt like home...Credits her dad as her biggest influence because he was her first coach and always pushes her to be her best.

Position: Guard
Height: 5'10"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Hilsville, Va.
High School: Carroll County H.S.