Tigers outhit opponent for second-straight game in loss
Tigers struggle to build on early lead; Novak takes perfect game into sixth
Tigers one-hit in five inning loss
The Tigers close out non-conference tournament play in Florida this weekend
Kelly Braman drills her first home run of season
Memphis Softball vs Middle Tennessee at the Troy Subway Invitational in Troy, Ala., on February 7, 2014.
A four-year letterwinner in softball at Nevada High School for coach Tammy Holcomb ... Was a three-time all-state performer, a four-time all-dsirtict performer, and a three-time team most valuable player selection ... Helped her team win the 2010 state championship ... Pitched in 96 career games at Nevada and had 804 strikeouts and 10 no-hitters to go along with a 67-24 record and a 0.88 career ERA ... Selected to the school's honor roll in all four years, and was also a four-time scholar athlete selection.
Played for DeMarini Zephyrs Gold in 2012 and 2013 ... Helped team to second-place finish at the Colorado Boulder IDT Tournament in 2012, pitching 72 of 74 innings at the event.
Full name is Christian McHale Novak ... Born on September 30 in Nevada, Mo. ... Daughter of Jim and Jayne Novak ... Brother, Luke Stahl, played baseball at UNC Charlotte ... Originally committed to Weber State before deciding to attend Memphis.