She had a Sports Illustrated cover and a trip to the White House under belt before she got to high school.
Mo'Na Davis' run through the Little League World Series, becoming the first female to pitch a shutout, combined with a sparkling charisma, led her to take over the summer of 2014.
Like most phenomenons, the lights faded and Davis went back to work on her athletic career, experiencing the same ups and downs that come for most.
Now that journey continues at Hampton University, where she made her debut for the softball team on Saturday afternoon. Davis had an 2 run RBI in contributing to the Pirates 15-4 win.