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Samantha Bates
Samantha  Bates
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Charlotte, N.C.

High School:
Olympic HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
INF


High School: A four-year letterwinner and one-year captain at Olympic High School under head coach Jeremy Gooden ... A three-time all-conference player and conference MVP, Bates led her team to two consecutive South Meck 8 championship in 2014 and 2015 ... Named all-Observer second team by the Charlotte Observer in 2016. 

Personal: Full name is Samantha Danielle Bates ... Born on Jan. 7, 1999 in Cape Coral, Fla. to Darnell and Lisa Bates ... Sister to Elizabeth and Mallory ... Bates, whose mother also attended Georgia Tech, intends to major in civil engineering.