The Tigers close out non-conference tournament play in Florida this weekend
Bulldogs allow season high runs and hits to Tigers
The Tigers travel to Gulfport, Miss. this weekend for the first Mississippi Gulf Coast Classic.
Tigers finish 3-0 in Blues City Classic for second straight season.
Hill collects 3-for-3 game; Ross hits first career homer
Memphis vs Kennesaw State on February 8, 2014 at the Troy Subway Invitational. Photos by Joshua Thurston / Troy Athletics
Memphis Softball vs Middle Tennessee at the Troy Subway Invitational in Troy, Ala., on February 7, 2014.
A four-year letterwinner in softball at Barron Collier High School for coach Tom Resop ... Played catcher and first base ... Helped lead team to 2012 district championship ... Was named all-area in 2012 and 2013, and was an all-conference selection in 2013 ... Slugging percentage and percentage of runners thrown out increased in each of her four seasons ... Hit .340 as a senior with a .486 on-base percentage and a .536 slugging percentage ... Also played two years of volleyball at Barron Collier ... Was a member of National Honor Society, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Red Cross and the Marine Science Club ... Was a four-time honor roll selection (2010-2013).
Played for six different club teams growing up ... A Member of the Arkansas Phenix Gold, Florida Premier, Mizuno Edge, Florida Prospects and Tropic Wave for one season ... Played for the Sun Devils for three seasons.
Full name is Haleigh Alexandra Ross ... Born on July 5 in Naples, Fla. ... Daughter of Matthew Ross and Kimberly Bell ... Has three brothers that all play catcher as well ... One brother, Ty, was a catcher at LSU (2011-13) and was a 12th round draft pick by the San Francisco Giants in 2013 ... Dad is a high school baseball coach at Saint John Neumann High School and played college baseball at Santa Fe Community College.