Cierra Mangum finishes 3-for-4 with two RBI
Blend of experience and new talent expected to contribute this spring.
Wednesday, 7 p.m., Tigers Softball Complex
Conference USA announces Commissioner's Honor Roll
A veteran group returns to lead the Tigers this season
Memphis softball vs Temple on April 5, 2014 at the Tigers Softball Complex. Photos by Joe Murphy
2013 Memphis Softball Portraits. Photos by Lindsey Lissau
Memphis vs East Carolina on May 5, 2012 at the Tiger Softball Complex. Photos by Joe Murphy
2013 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Did not see game action in 2013.
2012 (Redshirt Freshman)
Appeared in five games for the Tigers as a pinch hitter ... Made her collegiate debut against BYU on Feb. 17.
Used the 2011 season as a redshirt year.
Lettered all four years of her prep career for coach Michael Shane Buchanan at Dickson County High ... Served as a catcher, first baseman and the designated player throughout her career with the Cougars ... Finished her career batting .320 with a .535 slugging percentage ... Named Co-Defensive Player of the Year while leading DCHS to a district 10AAA championship and a 30-11 record in 2009.
Played travel ball with the Nashville Nighthawks 18-Under Gold ... Led the team with a .350 batting average, .590 slugging percentage and a .996 fielding percentage all while throwing out 36 of 42 would-be base stealers.
Daughter of Carroll and Tamara Ford ... Is an active member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Health Occupations Students of America.