2011 Softball
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#22 Abby Sears
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Height: 5-8
Weight:
Class: JR
Position: P/INF
Hometown: London, Ky.
 
P/IF · SR · R/R · 5-8
London, Ky. / North Laurel High School
Fourth year with the Lady Bulldogs 

As a Junior (2011):
Played and started in 43 games on the year, mostly at shortstop … batted .331, with 14 doubles and 39 RBI, both team highs for the season … scored 13 runs, and recorded a .481 slugging percentage … was also tied for the team lead in fewest strikeouts with nine … made seven appearances in the pitching circle, starting six of those contests … went 2-5 with an even 4.00 ERA, striking out 24 … recorded a shutout win against Emmaunel on Feb. 12, striking out 12 in the process.

As a Sophomore (2010):
Named to the All-AAC first team for the second straight season ... contributed in both the pitching circle and at the plate ... started all 39 games on the season, 21 of which at shortstop and 18 at pitcher ... went 8-8 on the year in the circle in 102 innings pitched .. struckout 74 batters, surrendered only 34 walks ... ended the year with 12 complete games .. at the plate, batted .371 in 116 at bats .. had 43 hits (5 doubles), with five home runs and 28 RBI ... ended the year with the highest slugging percentage on the team at .543 .. went two-for-two in stolen base attempts and scored 15 runs.

As a Freshman (2009):
Named to the AAC All-Conference team ... appeared in 49 games, making 24 starts in the pitching circle, while making the other 25 starts at short stop … was fifth in the AAC in ERA (1.85), innings pitched per game (6.52), overall innings pitched (163.0) and batters struck out per 9 (8.83) … was third in the AAC overall batters struck out (160) and in doubles (13)…earned a .266 batting average on the year, making 143 plate appearances … totaled 38 hits (13 doubles, 1 triple, 2 homeruns) on the year and earned a .413 slugging percentage, third highest on the team … amassed 17 RBI's while crossing the plate 18 times herself … had a season high three hits against Covenant College (May 1) … tallied three RBI's in action against St. Catharine College (Mar. 22) … drilled her lone triple against Pikeville College (Mar. 30) … stole her only base against Trevecca Nazarene College (Mar. 21) … recorded a season high five put outs against Bluefield College (Apr. 1) and notched a season high six assists in action against Union University (Mar. 7) … spent 163.0 innings in the pitching circle, amassing a13-11 record, a 1.85 ERA and striking out 160 batters while only walking 51 … tossed a season high 9.2 innings versus Union University (Mar. 7) … gave up a season low 1 hit against Pikeville College (Mar. 11) and saw her season high 12 strikeouts come against Lincoln Memorial College (Mar. 4).
 
Career Statistics at Union College
 
2009 Stats: .266, 13 2B, 1 3B, 2 HR, 17 RBI, 18 R, 1 SB
2010 Stats: .371, 5 2B, 0 3B, 5 HR, 28 RBI, 15 R. 2 SB
2011 Stats: .331, 14 2B, 0 3B, 2 HR, 39 RBI, 13 R, 0 SB
Career Stats: .323, 32 2B, 1 3B, 9 HR, 84 RBI, 3 SB
 
Pitching Statistics
 
2009 Stats: 13-11, 1.85 ERA, 163.0 IP, 160 K, 51 BB
2010 Stats: 8-8, 3.50 ERA, 102.0 IP, 74 K, 34 BB
2011 Stats:
2-5, 4.00 ERA, 35.0 IP, 24 K, 11 BB
Career Stats: 23-24, 3.12 ERA, 300 IP, 258 K, 99 BB
 
2011 Softball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.HometownPrevious School
2Autumn GreenwellSOIFR/R5-4Hopkinsville, Ky.
3Whitley CochranJROFL/R5-6Desert Hills, Ariz.
5Gina Loflin*SRCR/R5-7Salisbury, N.C.
6Noel Tiller*FRP/INFR/R5-4Jellico, Tenn.
7Ashley TatmanSRUTR/R5-5Lexington, Ky.
8Hillary LeftrickJROF/INFL/R5-3Shelbyville, Tenn.
10Katie PerkinsFRPR/R5-6Owensboro, Ky.
11Rachel CogdillFRP/INFL/L5-6Knoxville, Tenn.
12Morgan BrownJROFL/R5-4Waynesburg, Ky.
14Alissa HamptonFRP/UTR/R5-4Glasgow, Ky.
15Falon CatalanoSRP/OFR/R5-8Manchester, Tenn.
16Alyson RobertsFRINFR/R5-6Baxter, Tenn.
21Johnna YeagerFRP/OFR/R5-10Barbourville, Ky.
22Abby SearsJRP/INFR/R5-8London, Ky.
23Leighanna Brett*SOOFL/L5-6Seiverville, Tenn.
24Randie Jo PowersFRPR/R5-6Middlesboro, Ky.
27Bethany RogersJROFR/R5-9Crofton, Ky.
* Redshirt
Lee Davis - Student Assistant - 1st season
Danny Fish - Head Coach - 2nd season
Lindsy Little - Assistant Coach - 1st season
 
 
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