Mo'ne Ikea Davis is an American former Little League Baseball pitcher and current Hampton University softball player from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was one of two girls who played in the 2014 Little League World Series and was the first girl to earn a win and to pitch a shutout in Little League World Series history. She was the 18th girl overall to play, the sixth to get a hit, and the first African-American girl to play in the Little League World Series. She was also the first Little League baseball player to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated as a Little League player.
|Position:||Pitcher (baseball), Second baseman (softball)|
|University team:||Hampton Lady Pirates|
|League:||Little League (baseball), Big South Conference (softball)|
|Club:||Anderson Monarchs, Taney Youth Baseball Association|
About Mo'ne Davis
One of two girls who played in the 2014 Little League World Series and the first girl to earn a win and pitch a shutout in Little League World Series history.
Mo'ne Davis Before Fame
Her natural athletic ability came to her as early as age 7, when she was already throwing perfect spirals with a football to her cousins and older brother.
Achievement of Mo'ne Davis
She became the first Little League baseball player of either gender to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated. She was named by Time magazine as one of The 25 Most Influential Teens of 2014 and by SI Kids as the Sports Kid of the Year for 2014.
Mo'ne Davis Family Life
She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to parents Lamar Davis and Lakeisha McLean. She has two brothers and a sister.
Associations of Mo'ne Davis
She burned Kevin Hart on a spin move in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game in 2015.
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- Little League
- Female baseball players
- African-American sportswomen