Tigers fall 9-1 to Cougars in opening game of tournament
Tigers fall 1-0 in 10 innings
Memphis takes on Central Arkansas in single game at 5 p.m.
Lelani Bernardino leads Tigers with three hits and a run scored
Mangum leads Tigers with two hits
Lettered four years at Onate High School, playing third base and shortstop under Coach Rick Robinson ... A first team all-district selection her sophomore year and an all-district honorable mention pick her freshman season ... Led the team in batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage her junior year ... Hit .542 in her final season with an .574 on-base percentage and a .932 slugging percentage to earn all-district honors ... Had 24 runs, 18 RBI, three home runs, eight doubles and three triples her senior campaign ... Hit .523 with 11 home runs and 77 RBI during her career.
Played for the Texas Rage (2005-07), Arizona Hotshots (2008-10) and Texas Elite (2011-12) ... Club teammate of Georganna Goodwin.
Full name is Cierra Nichole Mangum ... Born May 6 in Mineral Wells, Texas ... Originally from Texas, but later moved to Las Cruces, N.M. ... Daughter of Heath and Angie Mangum ... Enjoys off-roading, shooting, hanging out with friends and spending time with her brother.