23 Kailee Hawkins
23 Kailee Hawkins
Height: 5-9
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C.
Position: F
Last School: Wakefield HS
Experience: 1VL

Freshman (2009): Played in 13 matches with three starts ... Logged a season-high 84 minutes on the field against Tennessee Tech (9/11) ... Recorded first collegiate assist versus Alabama A&M (9/18) ... Earned Atlantic Sun All-Academic distinction.

Credentials: Four-year starter at Wakefield High ... Tabbed Defensive Player of the Year as a senior ... Helped her club team, CASL Spartan Elite, to semifinals of North Carolina State Cup (2009) and fourth-place finish in Region Premier League East in 2008.

Personal: Majoring in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology ... Born on December 23, 1990 in Fort Bragg, North Carolina ... Daughter of Wayne and Joy Hawkins ... Has an older sister, Erin ... Lists favorite movies as Good Will Hunting and A Beautiful Mind ... Favorite musical groups are Goo Goo Dolls, Matchbox 20 and Dave Matthews Band ... Lists greatest sports thrill as scoring the winning goal of her middle school conference championship against their rival ... Received Character Counts award as a junior.