Southern Miss enters the weekend 4-2 in C-USA play, while FAU is 3-3 in the league.
Played at Oakleaf High School in Orange Park, Fla. ... Helped the Knights to 82 victories in four seasons with four postseason appearances ... Advanced to the State Finals as a freshman with Sweet 16 appearances as a junior and senior ... Named All-State (Third Team) as a freshman ... Tabbed First Coast News Athlete of the Week, as well as, Clay Today's Smallest Player to Make Big Impact ... Earned Golden Glove Award, Most Valuable Player (2x) and Designated Player of the Year (as a senior) ... Hit .311 as a senior with 29 hits, including eight doubles and two triples, scoring 14 runs and driving in 11 RBI to go along with seven stolen bases ... As a sophomore, batted .350 with 30 hits, including five doubles, a triple, 11 runs scored, 13 RBI and five stolen bases ... Also a member of the weightlifting team ... Played travel ball for Florida Select, competing in the Gold Nationals in Clearwater, Fla. ... Honor student.
Full name is Mikayla Ashley Davis ... Daughter of Kimberly and Michael Davis ... Has two brothers, Brandon and Jason ... Born on Oct. 15 in Orange Park, Fla. ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.