Player Profile

Avery Downing

Hometown :Memphis, Tennessee
Year In School :Sophomore
Major :English
  • 2Years On Team
  • Started Playing Adapted Athletics
  • BIO
  • Accomplishments in sport and/or school include:

    • Helped 2017-18 women’s team to a runners up finish at Nationals held in Marshall, Minn.
    • Played in 13 games as a freshman.
    • Named to 2018 NWBA All Rookie Team.
    • Was presented the 2017-18 Christina Davidson Academic Award for most exemplifying the qualities of a student-athlete.
    • Also earned the Most Improved Award, along with Mo Hastings, following the 2017-18 season.
    • Is a Presidential Scholar at UA.
    • Is a two-sport athlete at Alabama, also competing in tennis.
    • Posted a 6-1 singles match record.
    • Helped 2018 UA tennis squad to a National Championship.

    Fun Facts:

    • Played the flute for four years.
    • Was a gymnast competing for River City Gymnastics in Memphis, Tenn. Began doing gymnastics at four years old.
    • Lists her unique skills as being able to touch her nose with her tongue and breaking an apple in half with her hands.
    • Would like to become a travel blogger.
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Accomplishments in sport and/or school include:

  • Helped 2017-18 women’s team to a runners up finish at Nationals held in Marshall, Minn.
  • Played in 13 games as a freshman.
  • Named to 2018 NWBA All Rookie Team.
  • Was presented the 2017-18 Christina Davidson Academic Award for most exemplifying the qualities of a student-athlete.
  • Also earned the Most Improved Award, along with Mo Hastings, following the 2017-18 season.
  • Is a Presidential Scholar at UA.
  • Is a two-sport athlete at Alabama, also competing in tennis.
  • Posted a 6-1 singles match record.
  • Helped 2018 UA tennis squad to a National Championship.

Fun Facts:

  • Played the flute for four years.
  • Was a gymnast competing for River City Gymnastics in Memphis, Tenn. Began doing gymnastics at four years old.
  • Lists her unique skills as being able to touch her nose with her tongue and breaking an apple in half with her hands.
  • Would like to become a travel blogger.
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