Tigers build early big league, stave off comeback attempt
Crowdus picks up first triple of season; Richwood strikes out 11
Richwood goes the distance in shutout win
Molly Smith throws four scoreless innings in relief
Plenty of experience headlines Tigers outfield
Memphis vs USF in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament in Houston, Texas on May 8, 2014,
Memphis vs Alcorn State in a doubleheader on April 23, 2014 at the Tigers Softball Complex. Photos by Joe Murphy.
Memphis softball vs Temple on April 5, 2014 at the Tigers Softball Complex. Photos by Joe Murphy
Memphis Softball vs Austin Peay in a doubleheader on April 2, 2014. Photos by Joe Murphy
2013 Memphis Softball Portraits. Photos by Lindsey Lissau
2014 (Redshirt Sophomore)
Appeared in 55 games and made 51 starts for the Tigers, 42 in left field ... Batted .256 with six RBI and six stolen bases ... Led the team with seven sacrifice bunts ... Collected her first hit in the season opener against MTSU (2/7), scoring a run in the process ... Started in 47 straight games starting with Morehead State (2/21), where she went 3-3 with three runs, a stolen base and a walk, it was the first of eight multi-hit games and one of two three-hit games ... In the field she had 88 putouts and two assists with only three errors for a .968 fielding percentage.
2013 (Redshirt Freshman)
Appeared in 33 games and made eight starts in the outfield and two at designated player ... Stole a base and scored a run as a pinch runner in her collegiate debut against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Feb. 8 ... Picked up her first career hit in a March 19 contest against Samford ... Collected her first career RBI and first career multi-hit game in an 8-1 victory over Alcorn State on March 20 ... Picked up five stolen bases in just 33 games.
Injured her freshman season.
Played four years at Mansfield High School under Coach Judith McGill ... A four-time academic all-district and three-time first team all-district selection ... A two-time first team all-area pick ... Led the area in hitting her sophomore year (2009) ... Named Area Offensive MVP twice ... Hit . 488 her senior season with an on-base percentage of .583 ... Hit .441 for her career with a fielding percentage of .999 and an on-base percentage of .563 ... Stole 75 bases for a .980 percentage during her career.
Played for the Fort Worth Bat Busters.
Born February 8 in Bedford, Texas ... Daughter of Gregg and Traci Hill ... Dad played baseball for Ole Miss and Hill College ... Grandfather, Glenn Hill, played baseball for Texas-Pan American, and her great-grandfather, Louis Hill, was a pitcher for the New York Giants ... Enjoys playing sand volleyball, sleeping, working out, hanging out with friends and watching the Texas Rangers ... Major is physical and teacher education.