25 Hailey Sanders
25 Hailey Sanders
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Weddington, N.C.
High School: Metrolina Christian Academy
Position: D
Major: Undeclared
gp 14
p 0
g 0
a 0

2019: Preseason All-South Atlantic Conference second team.

2018: Appeared in 16 games for the Pioneers, making 13 starts, and collected 15 ground balls and had 17 draw controls... Recorded six caused turnovers and also scored a pair of goals, in wins against Mars Hill  (Mar. 28) and Newberry (Mar. 31)... Four draw controls against both No. 17 Queens (Mar. 24) and Mars Hill (Mar. 28), and registered a season-high three ground balls against Wingate (Apr. 21).

2017: Played in 10 games with one start in her freshman season... Totaled two ground balls, one draw control and caused one turnover.

High School: Graduated from Metrolina Christian Academy in Charlotte, N.C... Coached by Kat Wall... Lettered in lacrosse, track & field and competition cheerleading... Lacrosse: Played for Team USA U18 at the 2015 IFL World Games in Scotland... Played for Midwestern Force Elite Club team for four years... Played 2013 and 2014 seasons at Weddington HS... Ranked by MaxPreps as 21st best player in North Carolina... Earned All-Conference honors twice at Weddington HS... Track and Field: Set the school record in the long jump by 11 inches... Qualified for the state track meet in three events in  2016 including the long jump, triple jump, shot put... Ranked in NCHSAA top-20 in all three events... Led 2016 team to conference title... Competition Cheerleading: Charlotte All-stars Teal 2012-2014 and Cheer Athletics Royalcats 2014-2015 (ranked in the top-3 gyms in the world). Nationally ranked cheerleader who has competed in the Cheerleading Worlds competition 2013, 2014, 2015; team won multiple national titles in 2015... Three-year Varsity High School Cheerleader and 2-year captain... 2013- Varsity Cheerleading State Champions Multiple national champion competition cheerleading at the highest level Placed in Worlds of cheerleading competition at highest level 2014-Multiple national champion competition cheerleading at the highest level Placed in Worlds of cheerleading competition at highest level 2015... 2015 Honors: A/B Honor Roll... Girl Scout Silver/Bronze Award... 2016 Honors: A/B Honor Roll 4.25 GPA English Academic Honors Award... Highest Volunteer Honors award for 400+ Volunteer hours in a year... Coached Weddington middle school lacrosse team to 21-0 record and conference champion.

Personal: Born Oct. 14, 1997 in Weddington, N.C... Daughter of Brent and Sharon Sanders... Father, Brent Sanders, played football at Furman University (1978-1982) where he played in four Southern Conference titles teams... Brother, Hayden plays football at Presbyterian College... Undeclared upon a major... Favorite book: The Bible; Favorite midnight snack: Popcorn; Favorite movie: "Kicking & Screaming"; Favorite musical artist: Sugarland; Favorite song: "Baby Girl"; Favorite sports teams: Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears; Hailey can't imagine a week without: Coffee and smoothies; Favorite athlete: Walter Payton; Most thrilling moment in sports: Setting the HS record in the long jump by 11 inches - competing in the worlds of cheerleading three times - winning a full paid bid and placing top-10 at NCA Dallas Nationals in cheerleading - Playing for Team USA in Scotland; Advice to kids: "Stay true to your values and faith regardless of what others may say"; Favorite color: Blue; Favorite food: Salmon; Favorite sport other than lacrosse: Football; Person Hailey most admires: Her mother; Toughest players Hailey has ever played against: Every attacker on the Israelie National Team; What people don't know about Hailey: She can do 10 back-handsprings in a row.

Recent Games
Mar 30 Newberry W, 19-13
Apr 2 at Mars Hill W, 16-15
Apr 6 at Coker L, 22-19
Apr 10 Lincoln Memorial L, 13-8
Apr 13 at Wingate L, 16-7
Apr 20 vs. Catawba L, 16-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 8
Points 0 0
Goals 0 0
Assists 0 0
Shots 1 1
Shooting percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots on goal 1 1
Shots on goal percentage 100.0 100.0
Free position goals-shots 0-0 0-0
Ground balls 23 12
Draw controls 1 0
Turnovers 13 8
Caused turnovers 14 8
Fouls 53 32
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 6 Shorter L, 16-12 0 0 0 0-0 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 -
Feb 12 at North Greenville L, 16-5 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Feb 16 at Belmont Abbey L, 17-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 27 UVa-Wise L, 19-8 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 2 0 - 0 -
Mar 2 Walsh L, 16-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Emmanuel (Ga.) W, 22-10 0 0 0 0-0 4 0 0 2 0 - 0 -
Mar 16 Lenoir-Rhyne L, 18-7 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 0 2 1 0.0 1 100.0
Mar 19 at Young Harris L, 21-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 21 Lees-McRae W, 17-10 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 2 2 0 - 0 -
Mar 23 #15 Queens (N.C.) L, 24-5 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 2 0 - 0 -
Mar 30 Newberry W, 19-13 0 0 0 0-0 4 0 1 2 0 - 0 -
Apr 2 at Mars Hill W, 16-15 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 6 at Coker L, 22-19 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 10 Lincoln Memorial L, 13-8 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 1 1 0 - 0 -
Apr 13 at Wingate L, 16-7 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 20 vs. Catawba L, 16-6 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2016-17 10 1 0 0 0 0-0 2 1 5 1 1 0.0 1 100.0
2017-18 16 13 2 0 2 0-0 15 17 3 6 2 100.0 2 100.0
2018-19 14 14 0 0 0 0-0 23 1 13 14 1 0.0 1 100.0
Total 40 28 2 0 2 0-0 40 19 21 21 4 50.0 4 100.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 14 14 0 0 0 0-0 23 1 13 14 1 0.0 1 100.0
Conference 8 8 0 0 0 0-0 12 0 8 8 1 0.0 1 100.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 7 7 0 0 0 0-0 15 1 6 11 1 0.0 1 100.0
Away 6 6 0 0 0 0-0 7 0 5 3 0 - 0 -
Neutral 1 1 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
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Wins 4 4 0 0 0 0-0 12 0 4 6 0 - 0 -
Losses 10 10 0 0 0 0-0 11 1 9 8 1 0.0 1 100.0
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February 3 3 0 0 0 0-0 4 1 2 2 0 - 0 -
March 6 6 0 0 0 0-0 13 0 5 10 1 0.0 1 100.0
April 5 5 0 0 0 0-0 6 0 6 2 0 - 0 -