|Hometown:||Orange Park, Fla.|
|High School:||Orange Park|
2010 Preseason All-Southern Conference selection
2009: Was named the Southern Conference Co-Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year, becoming just the second player in league history to win both awards in the same season … also earned spots on the All-Southern Conference First Team, the SoCon All-Freshman Team, the NSCAA All-Southeast Region Third Team and the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association All-State Team … was UNCG’s second-leading scorer with 19 points on a team-high eight goals and three assists … started all 20 matches, making her one of just three UNCG players to do so … had a team-best five game-winning goals … scored the game-winning goal in a 1-0 win over No. 11 Duke on Aug. 28 at the Carolina Nike Classic … also notched the only goal in a 1-0 win over Elon on Oct. 29 to clinch the Spartans’ fourth straight regular-season SoCon title … had a stretch of five goals in six games, scoring against High Point (9/17), Furman (9/25), Wofford (9/27), Georgia Southern (10/4) and Western Carolina (10/8) … the goals against High Point, Wofford and Western Carolina were game-winners … scored UNCG’s only goal in a 2-1 loss to Samford on Oct. 16 … assisted on UNCG’s first two goals in a 3-1 win over Appalachian State on Oct. 11 … also assisted on the game-winner at College of Charleston (10/23).
High school/club: Four-year all-state, all-county and all-conference selection in both soccer and track and field at Orange Park High School ... four-year recipient of the Raiders Champion Award (for academic excellence and two or more varsity sports) ... holds the Raiders' school record for career goals and several school and conference track and field records ... two-time team captain in both sports ... helped soccer team to a second-place conference finish in 2009 and third-place district finishes all four years ... four-year team MVP in track ... qualified for regionals and the state meet in multiple events ... was a member of the FCA, the Debate Club and president of the Speech Club for two years ... Honor Roll student ... played club soccer for both the First Coast Kyx and Clay County United, leading United to back-to-back Florida State Cup championships in 2007 and 2008 ... member of the Florida ODP team that won the 2008 ODP regional championship ... selected for the Region III ODP team ... was the leading scorer for the Region III team, which took first place at the 2008 International Cup in Spain.
Personal: Tabitha Sherrie Ann Padgett ... born Feb. 22, 1991, in Orange Park, Fla. ... daughter of Sherrie Ann Padgett ... has an older brother, Jesse ... majoring in education.