Tigers score four second-inning runs to finish 3-2 at Ragin' Cajuns Invitational
Senior Ijiah Hargrove leads team with career high four hits
This week, GoTigersGo.com previews the Tigers outfielders on the 2014 team as we move closer to opening day on Feb. 7.
Tigers finish with 30 hits on the day.
Appeared in 27 games, primarily as a pinch-runner or defensive replacement, and made two starts in the outfield ... Made her collegiate debut as a pinch runner against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Feb. 10 ... Made her first start and scored her first career run against #10 LSU on Feb. 16 ... Collected first career hit and RBI in 8-1 victory over Alcorn State on March 20.
A four-year letterwinner in the outfield for Coach Billy Coleman at Celina High School ... Team won the 2011 3A State Championship and were runner-up in 2009 ... Named the district's offensive MVP as a senior ... Named a first team all-district pick in 2010 and 2011 ... A Sports Writers All-State selection in 2011 ... A two-time first team all-state honoree (2011-12) ... A first team all-area, All-Texoma Land Team and Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) All-Star team selection her final season ... Named to the 3A All-State Tournament Team and selected all-district honorable mention as a freshman ... Celina finished 22-10 her senior year ... In the 2011 regional final game, went 7-for-8 with two triples ... As a senior, hit .470 with nine home runs ... Leadoff batter for three years ... Graduated in the top-10 percent of her class ... Member of the Beta Honors Club four years ... Cheerleader for two years.
Played nine years for the Texas Glory ... A member of the 2005 AFA National Championship team ... Team placed 13th at the 2011 ASA Gold Nationals ... Went to the ASA Nationals four times (10U, 14U, 16U and 18U Gold).
Born April 28 in Plano, Texas ... Daughter of Steve and Sharon Knowles ... Her sister, Brittanie, plays softball at the University of Texas at Dallas, while her cousin, Meghan Knowles, plays softball at Louisiana Tech.