8 Haley Howell
8 - Haley Howell
Height: 5-5
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Rochelle, Ga.
High School: Wilcox County
Position: C/IF
Major: Undecided

Awards/Honors

  • 2019 NFCA All-Southeast Region Second Team
  • 2019 D2CCA All-Southeast Region Second Team
  • 2018-19 NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete
  • 2019 PBC All-Academic Team
  • 2018-19 D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • 2018-19 PBC Gold Scholar
  • 2017-18 PBC Silver Scholar
  • 2019 PBC stat ranks: 1st in RBI, 2nd in doubles, 2nd in triples, 7th in avg, 10th in hits
  • First career hit: 2/3/18 vs. Montevallo
  • First career home run: 3/4/18 vs. Wingate

At Georgia College

  • Major: Exercise Science
  • Minor: Physical Education

High School

  • Graduated from Wilcox County High School in Rochelle
  • Play under coach Stephen McDuffie
  • Lettered in softball and track and field
  • Freshman, Sophomore, and Junior Academic Representative, 2014 1st Team All Region Catcher, 2015 All Region Catcher, 2016 Region 2A Player of the Year, 2016 1st Team All State Catcher

Personal

  • Daughter of Gary and Holly Howell
  • Born May 26
  • Favorite athlete is her little brother, Jake
  • Chose Georgia College because of the beautiful campus and because she loved it when she visited
  • Biggest sports thrill was hitting a homerun right over her senior banner on senior night in high school.
  • Her pregame ritual is praying before every game
  • Her biggest superstition is always playing with her "Jesus coin"
  • Bad weather scares her the most
  • Favorite song is “Gracefully Broken"
  • Favorite movie is “Star Wars”
  • Favorite TV show is “The Young and the Restless”
  • Motto to live by: “You will never influence the world by trying to be like it.”
Year AVG GP AB R H HR RBI SB-ATT
2019 .355 52 152 20 54 3 64 5-5
2018 .299 46 117 20 35 2 28 4-6
TOTAL .331 98 269 40 89 5 92 9-11