Hawkeye (Kate Bishop) – This Day In Comics
A member, unofficial leader and former financial benefactor of the Young Avengers, Kate is also known as Hawkeye and is heir to the Bishop fortune.
Kate Bishop was created by Allan Heinberg and Jim Cheung and appeared along with the other Young Avengers, with the exception of Speed and the young Vision, in Young Avengers Vol.1 issue 1 (February 9, 2005).
Powers and Abilities
Highly athletic, Kate is skilled with various weapons and combat forms, including archery, fencing, sword fighting, jujitsu, and boxing.
She carries two battle staves similar to those once used by Mockingbird, carries a sword similar to the Swordsman’s (although it has not yet exhibited any of the additional powers possessed by the original) and she has Clint Barton’s bow and trick arrowheads.