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SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011)
Settled into a rotation in left field late in the year ... played in 44 games, including 20 starts ... has also been a key base runner in several situations ... hit .313 on the year with 19 runs scored and five runs driven in ... 6-for-8 on stolen base attempts ... offensive numbers were significantly higher than her freshman season ... recorded four multiple-hit games ... added her lone multiple-RBI game March 12 against Alcorn State ... has set a career high with three hits twice this year, Feb. 19 against Bryant and March 18 versus Long Island ... began a five-game hitting streak March 12 that lasted through the USF The Game Tournament before ending in the series finale against Missouri ... recorded her first career triple Feb. 18 against Bryant ... IN BIG 12 PLAY ... seen action in 16 games while making eight starts ... only hit .176 during conference games ... scored four runs ... was part of a rotation in left field with Stephanie Drewry ... AT NCAA TUCSON REGIONAL ... earned the start in the opener against New Mexico State ... went 0-for-2 at the plate ... came in as a pinch runner twice over next two days in the elimination game against the Aggies and also in the finale against Arizona ... was caught stealing against NMSU ... scored Tech's final run against the Wildcats.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2010)CAREER HIGHS
Games Played (Season):
An ultimate utility player who played multiple positions throughout the year ... spent the majority of the season as the squad's designated player ... also made appearances in the outfield and third base ... played in 48 games with 38 starts ... hit .264 for the year with 3 RBI and 19 runs scored ... finished with a .304 on-base percentage ... was successful moving runners with sacrifices ... was also 5-for-7 in stolen base attempts ... posted four multiple-hit games ... IN BIG 12 PLAY ... appeared in 16 games with 11 of those being starts ... hit .214 in conference play with a RBI and four runs scored ... recorded a .290 on-base percentage ... was a perfect 2-for-2 on stolen base attempts ... went 2-for-3 at the plate against San Diego State ... added another two-hit game a few weeks later against UT-Arlington ... other two multiple-hit games came against North Carolina Central on March 12 and Jackson State on March 13 ... also stole a season-high two bases against Jackson State ... drove in a run against Oklahoma in the first game of the doubleheader ... also had a RBI against Florida A&M and North Carolina Central (March 14).
Games Started (Season):
4, at Kansas, April 25, 2010
2, several times, last vs. Utah Valley, Feb. 19, 2011
3, twice, last vs. Long Island, March 18, 2011
2, vs. Alcorn State, March 12, 2011
1, vs. Bryant, Feb. 18, 2011
1, several times, last vs. Texas, April 29, 2011
2, three times, last vs. Missouri, March 27, 2011
2, vs. Jackson State, March 13, 2010
5 Games, twice, last March 12-20, 2011
Competed in softball, basketball and track and field at Piedmont High School in Oklahoma and was the second baseman on district and regional champion squads, playing for Rick Scott's Wildcats, her teams when to the state tournament three times during her prep career ... earned 2009 All-State honors and was a "Daily Oklahoman" Softball Player of the Week.
Born Nov. 5, 1990, to parents Felicia and Tim Clemmons ... mom owns a business and dad works for the U.S. Post Office ... has an older sister, Morgan, who also played softball and a pair of younger brothers, Hunter and Dawson ... credits her dad who has helped her become the athlete she is today ... is majoring in education with aspirations on becoming a teacher.