2006 (Freshman): Started in seven of 26 games played ... Played seven games as the designated hitter and entered the game five times as a pinch hitter ... Also pinch ran 11times ... Went 6-for-24 on the season for a .250 average and had nine RBI and 13 runs scored ... Had three RBI and a hit in a 8-4 win over Belmont (3/15) ... Knocked in a season high four RBI with one hit and two runs scored in a 13-1 victory against Grambling State (3/22) ... Went 1-for-3 with two RBI in the second game of a double header with Austin Peay (3/29) ... Scored a run in a 1-for-2 performance against Southern Miss (4/9) ... Went 1-for-2 with a run scored against East Carolina (4/23).
Prep: Was a two-year letterwinner at Collierville High School under Coach Mike Bradley ... Her team won the District, Regional and Sub-State championships her junior year and finished fifth in the state after ending the season with a 43-5 record ... Received the team's Hustle Award as a junior and was second-team All-Metro as a sophomore ... Selected to the first-team All-Metro squad as a senior ... Hit .444 with six triples and three doubles as a junior and successfully stole 36 of 37 bases ... Made 11 appearances in the circle, pitching eight complete games and picking up eight wins and two saves against one loss ... Faced 177 batters and allowed just 17 hits ... Pitched three no-hitters, striking out 73 and walking 11 for a 0.32 ERA ... Was a member of the Interact Club, the Multicultural Student Association and the honor roll ... Played two seasons at Cypress Creek High School (FL) before transferring to CHS.
Personal: Full name is Laura Elizabeth Mahoney ... Daughter of Michael and Diana Mahoney ... Born Jan. 20, 1987 in Fairfax, Va. ... Enjoys listening to music and going to the beach ... Moved from Orlando, Fla., to Collierville the summer before her junior year ... Had surgery on her right shoulder her sophomore year ... Surgery was performed by Dr. Dot Richardson, a member of the USA Softball Olympic team and two-time Olympic gold medal winner ... Plans to major in biology while at the University of Memphis ... Named to the Tiger 3.0 Club for the spring 2006 semester.
AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI 2006 .250 26-7 24 13 6 1 0 0 9