Keyera Eaton
Keyera  Eaton


Winston-Salem, N.C.

High School:
R.J. Reynolds H.S.




Hawks show guts, heart in tight season-ending loss to Bethune

The Shore makes one monumental comeback, falls short in second


Hawks advance in MEAC Tourney after beating Hornets

After weathering the first half, Hawks own second


The Shore looking for repeat of performance against Hornets in MEAC Tourney

Hawks face opponent for back-to-back games


Hawks end regular season with win against Hornets

The Shore looking to continue momentum in MEAC Tournament


Hawks host Homecoming battle with Spartans

The Shore looking to improve conference standing


Women's Basketball Highlights, 3/6/18 vs. Del State, MEAC First Round

Alexus Hicks and Ciani Byrom lead a second-half three-point barrage, powering the No. 7 Hawks past the No. 10 Hornets 77-60. Eastern Shore will next face No. 2 Bethune-Cookman on Wednesday afternoon at 2:00.


Women's Basketball Highlights, 2/26/18 vs. Del State

Keyera Eaton and Jordyn Smith lead the wrecking ball as the Hawks stomp the Hornets 76-56 in the regular season finale.


Women's Basketball Highlights, 2/12/18 at Howard

Ciani Byrom goes for 24 points and Jordyn Smith punches in a monster double-double as the Hawks sweep the season series over the Bison 83-79 in Washington, D.C.


Women's Basketball Highlights, 1/27/18 vs. Howard

Bairesha Gill-Miles nets her second straight double-double and Jordyn Smith comes close to one of her own as the Hawks stifle the Bison 58-52.


Women's Basketball Highlights, 1/22/18 vs. N.C. Central

Freshman Bairesha Gill-Miles goes for 20 points, 10 rebounds, and four assists as the Hawks trounce the Eagles 84-73.


Hawks fall at home to Hampton

Ra'Jean Martin led the Hawks with 16 off the bench in the 70-65 loss.


Hawks fall to Bethune

Graduate transfer Jordyn Smith led the Hawks in the 55-48 loss.


Hawks vs. N.C. Central (1.22.18)

Bairesha Gill-Miles scored 20 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out four assists in the 84-73 victory.


Hawks vs. Mount St. Mary's

Eastern Shore dropped a 66-63 decision to The Mount at home.


Women's Basketball vs. Wesley (12.16.17)

The Hawks use a 62-8 second half swing to overwhelm Wesley College, 97-30, at the Hytche Center.

Batchelor on Eaton: "Keke is a high motor, intangible player that impacts both ends. Her length and quickness allows her to attack the basket at-will."

2016-17: Started the first 19 games before suffering an injury, returned to play the final two contests ... Competed in 21 games and led the club in free throws made (53) ... produced career-highs in points (19) and steals (4) in season opener versus Cheyney (11/11/16) ... recorded 14 points at East Carolina (12/04/16) ... registered 16 points after going a perfect 8-of-8 from the charity stripe in the win over Saint Francis (Pa.) (12/16/16) ... filled the stat sheet in victory over Florida Atlantic (12/17/16), recording seven points, five boards, four steals (career-high), and two assists ... scored 11 points at USC-Upstate (12/30/16) ... recorded 10 points versus Howard (01/14/17) ... registered 18 points in the road win at Bethune-Cookman (01/21/17) ... tallied 14 points and five assists (career-high) versus South Carolina State (01/28/17) ... produced 15 points versus Savannah State (01/30/17) ... had 10 points in the road win at Hampton (02/01/17) ... ended her sophomore campaign with 11 points versus Hampton (03/09/17) ... named to the 2017 MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team.

Played all 28 regular season games and started the final 14 contests ... Named team's Rookie of the Year ... finished second on the team in three-point percentage (31%) and third in free throws made (39) and total steals (23) ... In her collegiate debut versus Georgetown (11/13/15), she played six minutes and recorded a steal ... Registered nine points and five boards in the home win over USC-Upstate (11/15/15) ... Posted 10 points on 4-of-8 shooting in the win over Cheyney (11/24/15) ... In her first collegiate start againt Morgan State (01/11/16), she recorded seven points and six rebounds in a career-high 37 minutes ... Scored 10 points at Coppin State (01/30/16) ... Posted eight points and eight boards in the road win at Howard (02/01/16) ... Registered a career-high 12 rebounds versus Norfolk State (02/08/16) ... Tallied a season-high 12 points against South Carolina State (02/20/16) ... Tied a season-high with 12 points in the home victory over Florida A&M (02/22/16) ... Grabbed nine boards in the road win at Delaware State (02/27/16).

High School/Club:
A letterman in basketball … Earned numerous honors, including three-time All-Tournament selection, two-time All-Conference, All-Northwest honoree, and Most Valuable Player (MVP) … Guided her squad to multiple team accomplishments, including a undefeated regular season … Netted 30 points in a game and made eight threes in a game too.

Personal: Nickname is Keke … Born June 2, 1997 in North Carolina … Daughter of Keya Eaton … Has one sister, Amaya … Major is Biology ... Pre-game routine/superstition is listening to music … Most influential person is her mother … Best advice received/favorite saying is, “Accept the things you cannot change” … Personal athletic goal before the season is becoming a better player … Personal best sports moment is scoring the tying basket to force overtime against her rival … Personal athletic goal before graduation is becoming an important role player … Keke’s mother is her number one fan.


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
'15-16 28-14 552/19.7 47-125 .376 11-35 .314 39-68 .574 30-61 91 3.3 13 1 23 144-5.1
'16-17 21-19 642/30.6 72-204 .353 12-47 .255 53-81 .654 24-51 75 3.6 31 3 23 209-10.0
TOTAL 49-33 1194-24.4 119-329 .362 23-82 .280 92-149 .617 54-112 166 3.4 44 4 46 353-7.2

Career Highs
Points: 19 (vs. Cheyney, Nov. 11, 2016)
Rebounds: 12 (vs. Norfolk State, Feb. 8, 2016)
Assists: 5 (vs. South Carolina State, Jan. 28, 2017)
: 4 (2x, last: at Florida Atlantic, Dec. 17, 2016)
Blocks: 1 (4x, last: vs. Howard, Jan. 14, 2017)
Minutes: 38 (at UMBC, Nov. 19, 2016)

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