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
Nine new Lady Hawks to suit up this spring, depth at each position seen
2012-13 (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 (Feb. 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).
2011-12 (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