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
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.