Crowdus picks up first triple of season; Richwood strikes out 11
New faces highlight young infield
Tigers recognized for GPA of 3.0 or higher during 2013-14 season.
Memphis hosts Jackson State on Wednesday then travels to Arkansas for three games on Thursday and Friday.
The Tigers close out non-conference tournament play in Florida this weekend
Memphis vs Alcorn State in a doubleheader on April 23, 2014 at the Tigers Softball Complex. Photos by Joe Murphy.
Played in 13 games and made five starts in the infield for the Tigers ... All five starts were at first base, where she had 43 putouts and a .977 fielding percentage ... Recorded first hit in a 10-2 victory against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (3/14).
A three-year letterwinner at Bentonville High School ... Played first base and catcher for coach Kent Early ... A two-time all-conference selection and earned all-state honors in 2013 ... Helped lead team to state championship runner-up finish in 2013 ... As a junior, hit .375 with five home runs ... Named to Northwest Arkansas Media's All-Big 6 Softball team in 2012 ... Was an honor roll member in high school.
Played for the Arkansas Phenix from 2010-13. Served as the team's co-captain in 2012 and 2013 ... Hit .474 with 43 runs batted in during the 2012 summer season.
Full name is Anna Berkeley Thomas ... Born on April 13 in Wichita, Kan. ... Daughter of Kyle and Andrea Thomas ... Hobbies include playing guitar, boating, fishing, traveling, hanging out with friends, longboarding, wakesurfing, wakeboarding and snowboarding.