UMES baseball places 10; Hawks bowling places seven
Lady Hawks edged in eight innings in opener, UMES swipes seven bags altogether
Lady Hawks have three players hitting at least .400, hold 3-4 record after seven games
James moves hit streak to five games, Gurrola fans five in six innings
UMES solid in all facets of the game, Gurrola picks up two wins on the hill
UMES Softball versus Delaware State University at Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)
UMES Softball versus Hampton University at Lady Pirates Softball Stadium (Photos by Megan Raymond)
UMES Softball versus Howard University at Lady Hawks Field (Photos by Lloydlee Heite)
UMES Softball competing in the North Carolina A&T Tournament, located in Greensboro, N.C., on Day 3 (Photos by Tim Cowie)
2014 (Senior): Competed in 19 contests with seven starts ... finished her career playing 45 games (22 starts) while posting 11 hits, 10 RBIs, five walks, three runs scored, and two stolen bases ... named to the 2014 CoSIDA Capital One Academic All-District Softball Team ... selected to the 2014Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) All-Academic Softball Team ... led the club in fielding percentage (1.000) ... elected to the 2014 MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team ... registered a hit in the win over Rider University (February 21) ... recorded a double and RBI in her final home game against Delaware State University (May 4).
2013 (Junior): Stood third on the team with .946 fielding percentage ... played in 26 games, starting 15 ... recorded eight hits, eight RBI and five walks ... was 2-2 on stolen base chances ... went 1-for-2 with three RBI and one stolen base in UMES' 9-4 win over St. Peter's (February 9) ... went 1-for-2 with two RBI against Morgan State (April 28) ... had season-high nine putouts against MEAC leader Norfolk State (April 6).
2012 (Coppin State): Transferred to UMES from Coppin State ...
High School: Played four years of varsity softball for Watkins Mill High School (07-10)... was a cheeerleader for two years ... played club ball with the Inferno Red Raiders of Greenbelt, Md. in 2011.
Personal: Born March 24, 1992 in Rockville, Md. ... daughter of Lisa Brown ... major is English ... named to the 2011-12 Honor Roll at Watkins Mill ... 2011-12 Dean's List recipient ... involved in several clubs including Hawk Radio, Discover UMES and UMES Next Chapter ... personal best sports moment is when she hit a homerun in her freshman year ... lists her Aunt Brooke as the person that has influenced her the most in life ... favorite personal accomplishment outside of athletics was recieving no lower than a 3.0 GPA in college ... plans to become a television broadcaster upon graduation from UMES ... favorite advice recieved is "failure is not an option" ... favorite book is Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling ... favorite movie is Bad News Bears.