Magan Head
Magan Head
Height: 5-4
Bats/Throws: L/L
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Florence, SC
High School: Trinity-Byrnes Collegiate School
Major: Business MIS

FMU: 3-year letterwinner....Played #2 and #3 doubles during junior campaign....Second on the squad with 9 doubles wins....Played primarily in the #5 singles and #3 doubles positions as a sophomore....Gained valuable experience as a freshman....A left-hander...Her addition will make our squad stronger up and down the ladder....Very competitive player....Good work ethic....Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll 2018.....FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll 2016 (fall), 2017 (fall)....Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) 2018-19, 2019-20.

PERSONAL: 

  • Born Magan Kimberly Head in Florence, S.C.
  • Graduate of Trinity-Byrnes Collegiate School, where she played under the direction of coach Beth Jones
  • Helped guide the Titans to a runner-up finish at in the 2015 South Carolina Independent School Association (SCISA) AA State Tournament
  • Two-time All-State
  • In 2014, was part of a tennis duo that won the SCISA State Girl’s Doubles Championship
  • As a freshman in the fall of 2012, was named the SCISA A Player of the Year while the Titans went a perfect 14-0 and captured the A state title
  • Represented Trinity-Byrnes at the 2013 SCISA Individual Open Tournament, winning five matches over the course of two days to become the 2013 Individual State Champion
  • In 2013, represented the Pee Dee delegation at the 47th International Children’s Games in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, a delegation comprised of 17 athletes and 42 others that competed in basketball, tennis, track and field, and gymnastics. There were a total of 74 countries that participate in the International Children’s Games and it’s believed to be one of the largest-known gatherings of youth competing in various sporting events in the world
  • Also participated in Sporting Clay events for Trinity-Byrnes.
  • Nicknames are Peanut or Redneck 

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Veterinarian
  • Favorite Superhero: Ironman 
  • Favorite Athlete:  Rafael Nadal
  • Favorite Sports Teams:  Clemson Tigers and Carolina Panthers
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: NCIS
  • Favorite Food:  Mexican 
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Mountains
  • Instagram Account: maganhd0602
  • Your Motivation Music:  Country
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: Small class sizes
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity:  Hunting and fishing
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Have an amazing and fun last season
  • Why you first chose your sport: Because it was fun and made me independent 
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Not beating myself up over small errors
  • Interesting Notes: I would rather be hunting or fishing than anything in my free time
  • Brush With Greatness:  I push doors that say pull

CAREER TOTALS:

Year      Singles          Doubles   
2019 0-1 9-7
2018 7-6 5-9
2017 3-1 3-1
Totals 10-8 17-17