Name: Haylie McCleney
Position: Outfield
Sport: Softball
Discipline(s): Softball
Height: 5'4"
DOB: 7/11/1994
Hometown: Morris, Ala.
High School: Mortimer Jordan High School
College: Alabama - 2016
Team/Club: Birmingham Vipers/Gold Coast Hurricanes
Olympic Experience
  • 2020 Olympic Silver Medalist
World Championship Experience
  • 2018 WBSC Women's World Championship Gold Medalist; Led the team with a .520 (13-for-25) average with 2 HR, 6 RBI and 14 runs scored
  • 2016 WBSC Women's World Championship Gold Medalist; Hit .400 (10-for-25) with one home run, six RBI and seven runs scored
  • 2014 WBSC Women's World Championship Silver Medalist; Hit .370 (10-for-27) with a triple, two doubles, five RBI and three runs scored
  • 2013 WBSC Junior Women's World Championship Silver Medalist; Hit .450 (9-for-20) with eight RBI and eight runs scored
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 Pan American Games Gold Medalist; Hit .565 (13-for-23) with 3 HR, 4 RBI and 9 runs scored
  • 2018 USA Softball International Cup; Hit .313 (5-for-16) with one HR, three RBI and four runs scored
  • 2017 Pan American Championship Gold Medalist; Hit a team best .613 (19-31) with 17 runs scored and five RBI
  • 2017 World Cup of Softball Silver Medalist; Hit .500 (10-20) with seven RBI and eight runs scored
  • 2016 World Cup of Softball Silver Medalist; Hit .400 (8-for-20) with two RBI and eight runs scored
  • 2015 Pan American Games Silver Medalist; Hit .429 (6-for-14) with five RBI and seven runs scored
  • 2015 World Cup of Softball Gold Medalist; Hit .333 (6-for-18) with two RBI and six runs scored
  • 2014 World Cup of Softball Gold Medalist; Hit .353 (6-for-17) with two RBI and seven runs scored
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COLLEGIATE HONORS

2016: NFCA First Team All-American...Top 10 Finalist for USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year...All-SEC Defensive Team...First Team All-SEC...CoSIDA First Team Academic All-American...Senior CLASS Award winner

2015: NFCA First Team All-American...First Team All-SEC...All-SEC Defensive Team...Top 26 Finalist for USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year...SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year...CoSIDA First Team Academic All-American

2014: NFCA First Team All-American...Top 10 Finalist for USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year...All-SEC Defensive Team...First Team All-SEC...CoSIDA First Team Academic All-American...

2013: NFCA Second Team All-American...All-SEC Second Team...All-SEC Defensive Team...SEC All-Freshman Team...Top 25 Finalist for USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year

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PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

- Played for the USSSA Pride in 2016

- Was a member of the Texas Charge in 2017

- From 2018-2020 played for the Scrap Yard Fast Pitch team

GET TO KNOW HAYLIE MCLENEY

Personal Motto: "Whatever you do, do it with all your heart, as working for the Lord and not human masters." - Colossians 3:23

Dream Job: Division 1 Strength and Conditioning Coach

Three words to describe herself: competitive, joyful and passionate

What non-softball sport would she like to try: Snowboarding. Shawn White makes it look like a lot of fun

What it means to play for USA Softball: "It's a dream come true. I get to play alongside the best players in the world and continue to learn so much every single day."

What she loves about softball: "It's a game of failure. It forces you to compete not only physically, but mentally. You have to win the battle in between your ears in order to win the battle between the lines."