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Hannah Pridemore
Blue Devil Softball Q&A: Hannah Pridemore
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Release: 11/30/2017
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DURHAM, N.C. - While Team One prepares for the inaugural season of Duke softball in February, get to know your Blue Devils with our player Q&A feature here on We continue the series with redshirt freshman catcher/infielder Hannah Pridemore.

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No. 12 Hannah Pridemore
5-4 • RFr. • RS 
Lithia, Fla. (Newsome High School)

Favorite Moment At Duke So Far?
"Being a part of the first game in Duke Softball history on September 30th. The atmosphere in the stadium was awesome and it was so fun to be back on the field again with my teammates."

What’s One Part Of Your Game That You Feel You’ve Improved The Most This Fall?
"The one part of my game that I feel I have improved most on this fall is my hitting. I feel like I have gotten much better at recognizing pitches and hitting the ball where it is pitched."

Describe What It Was Like To Be A Part Of The Program’s Inaugural Game On Sept. 30.
"To be a part of the program's inaugural game on Sept. 30th was an unforgettable experience. It was especially great to see so many other teams at Duke out there to support us."

What’s One Personal Goal You Have Set For Yourself During The 2018 Season?
"One personal goal that I set for myself for the 2018 season is to have quality at bats every time I am up and to be a tough out."

What Does It Mean To You To Be A Part Of Team One?
"To be a part of team one means so much to me. To have the opportunity to start up a program and to set traditions for years to come is such a special experience that not many people have the chance to do."

What’s One Quote Or Saying That You Live By?
“Let your faith be bigger than your fears.”

What’s Your Pregame Ritual?
"The one thing that I always so before games is listen to music."

Quick Hits:

Favorite TV Show?
Grey’s Anatomy

Favorite Song?
"Tell Me You Love Me" - Demi Lovato

Favorite Restaurant In Durham?
Tobacco Road

Best Show To Binge Watch On Netflix?
One Tree Hill

Favorite Musician/Band?
Taylor Swift

Favorite Book?
90 Minutes in Heaven

Where’s One Place You’ve Always Wanted To Visit?
Bora Bora

One Interesting Fact About Yourself?
I have been in an Earthquake before

Favorite Thing To Do When Not At The Field?

Favorite Vacation Spot?

Who On The Team Has The Best Scooter Skills/Tricks?
Probably Rachel Abboud


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