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Shyheid Petteway

Elizabeth City State University
Interdisciplinary Studies


Shyheid Petteway was named to the 2018 chancellor’s academic list for the spring. He holds the highest GPA for male athletes at ECSU with a 3.62 grade-point average. Named ECSU’s Scholar Male Athlete of the Year, Petteway is a four-time all-academia scholar.


Since arriving on campus, Petteway has been the kind of young man any parent would want their daughter to bring home. He’s extremely smart, well-spoken and a humanitarian, and he has soft spirit that engages his peers. He is respected by everyone with whom he comes into contact. He is currently in his second season as team captain.


During his four seasons on campus, Petteway has worked basketball clinics at ECSU and at the local high schools. He has also mentored the students with disabilities at the local middle schools, and he’s a leader throughout the campus community.


Petteway currently is the third leading scorer on the team with 11.2 points per game. He’s been one of the top scorers on the team all four years on campus.

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