Dayona Godwin
Dayona  Godwin


Ocean Pines, Md.

High School:
Stephen Decatur H.S.




Hawks to take on Virginia Tech in first of two on road

The Shore face Hokies and versatile Magarity


Hawks come out flat, can’t get on track in Alaska

Play of reserves the lone bright spot


Eastern Shore to open season with Valley Forge, Friday

Hawks will look to returning depth, new faces


Lady Bears Spoil Shore’s Senior Night

Hawks close out regular season with loss versus Morgan State


Hawks Drop Nonconference Finale At USC Upstate

The Shore ends 2016 on bitter note


Women's Basketball at Delaware State, 2/25/17

Behind an early barrage of threes, the Hawks lead wire-to-wire and hold off a late Hornet charge to win 79-72, their third straight.


Women's Basketball vs. N.C. Central, 2/18/17

The Hawks make it a happy homecoming with a convincing 73-51 win over the Eagles.


Women's Basketball versus Binghamton, Great Alaskan Shootout

The Hawks dropped a 68-51 decision against the Bearcats after digging themselves a 22-7 hole after the first quarter.


Women's Basketball vs. Morgan State (03.02.17)

Women's Basketball vs. Morgan State inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Randy Stadler)


Women's Basketball vs. Coppin State (03.06.17)

Women's Basketball vs. Coppin State in the MEAC Tournament First Round at the Norfolk Scope Arena.


Women's Basketball vs. North Carolina Central (02.18.17)

Women's Basketball vs. North Carolina Central inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Randy Stadler)


Women's Basketball vs. Bethune-Cookman (02.13.17)

Women's Basketball vs. Bethune-Cookman inside the William P. Hytche Athletic Center (Photos by Randy Stadler)

Batchelor on Godwin: “I’m really excited about having her,” Batchelor explained in his Q&A interview with the Daily Times. “It’s a huge steal. She’s capable of putting the ball in the basket.”

Played 20 contests in a reserve role ... Named the Team's Rookie of the Year ... in her collegiate debut versus Cheyney (11/11/16), she collected four points and four rebounds (career-high) ... tallied a career-high three assists in the homecoming win over North Carolina Central (02/18/17) ... scored a career-high six points in the road victory at Delaware State (02/25/17) ... recorded four points, two boards, and a steal versus Morgan State (03/02/17).

High School/Club:
A three-sport letterman in basketball, softball, and track … Selected to the Bayside All-Conference Team every season (2012-16) … Named Bayside Player of the Year during the 2013-14 campaign … Earned a spot on the All-State squad her senior season … Guided her club to back-to-back Bayside Conference titles … On Dec. 11, 2015, she broke her high school’s all-time scoring record (1,495) and finished with 2,081 points … Received academic honors all four years in high school.

Personal: Nickname is Day … Born October 8, 1998 in Salisbury, Maryland … Daughter of Natasha Brittingham and Derek Godwin … Has one sister … Major is Criminal Justice … Plans to expand her horizons after graduating … Pre-game routine/superstitions are listening to music and wearing Kobe Bryant socks … Hobby outside of sports is video games … Best advice/favorite saying is, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding” (Proverbs 3:5-6) … Favorite Book/Author is the Bluford Series … Favorite Movie is Streets by Meek Mill … Most influential people are her parents because she never wanted to let them down … Personal best sports moment is scoring 2,000 points while winning the Bayside Title the same night … Personal best non-sports moment is winning homecoming queen … Personal athletic goals before the season is making my teammates better … Personal athletic goals before graduating is winning the MEAC Championship … Day is motto is “Heart over Height”


Total 3-Point FT Rebounds Scoring
Year GP-S Min/Avg fg-a % fg-a % ft-a % O-D tot avg a blk stl Pts-avg
'16-17 20-0 149/7.5 14-44 .318 5-20 .250 5-10 .500 6-14 20 1.0 9 0 2 38/1.9
TOTAL 20-0 149/7.5 14-44 .318 5-20 .250 5-10 .500 6-14 20 1.0 9 0 2 38/1.9

Career Highs
Points: 6 (at Delaware State, Feb. 25, 2017)
Rebounds: 4 (vs. Cheyney, Nov. 11, 2016)
Assists: 3 (vs. North Carolina Central, Feb. 18, 2017)
: 1 (2x, last: Morgan State, March 2, 2017)
Blocks: N/A
Minutes: 18 (at Delaware State, Feb. 25, 2017)

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