Pitt will take on a trio of opponents in the UCF Knights Invitational Feb. 10-12
Head Coach Holly Aprile Set for Ninth Season at the Helm
Panthers led ACC in Slugging Percentage, Home Runs in 2016
Panthers Named 15-16 Easton/NFCA DI All-Academic Team
Panthers Will Play First of Four Exhibition Series Sunday
Pitt Softball Fall Ball Pictures
AS A REDSHIRT SENIOR (2016)
National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) Mid-Atlantic All-Region Second Team Selection...All-ACC Second Team selection…Named to the 2016 All-ACC Academic Team...Started all 52 games at second base…Finished the season as the Panthers all-time leader in career at-bats (675)…Second in the career record book in runs scored (145), home runs (33), RBIs (126), and hits (212)…Named First National Bank Athlete of the Week (4/19)…Registered 17 multi-hit games…Went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs in a 19-1 victory at Mercer…Tallied two doubles in a win vs. St. Bonaventure…Collected three hits including a home run, double and four RBIs against Georgetown…Mashed her third homer of the season in loss against Radford...Tied career high with five RBIs in an 8-0 win over Stetson in the Stetson Tournament (2/27)…Hit a perfect 3-for-3 with a stolen base in a 1-0 victory over Portland State…Collected five hits and three RBIs in series vs. Virginia…Tallied two game winning hits the week of 4/13…Blasted a three run home run against St. Francis helping the Panthers complete a two game sweep…Hit a game-winning double in the bottom of the 10th inning against Georgia Tech to give Pitt a 4-3 victory in the opening game of the series…Finished the week 5-for-9 at the dish with six RBIs, two home runs, and two doubles…Had two hits and an RBI double against Florida State…Tallied five total hits in the season’s final series at Boston College…Led the team in total runs scored (48) and hits (60)…Finished the season with a .351 batting average, accumulating 12 doubles, 11 home runs, and 38 RBIs.
AS A REDSHIRT JUNIOR (2015)
Was a part of the first Pitt softball team to reach the ACC Championship Game and NCAA Regional Final... ACC All-Tournament Team selection…Reached base twice and scored a run in win over California in the NCAA Regional Tournament...Went 3-for-4 and scored two runs against Oakland in Pitt's first ever NCAA Tournament victory...Notched her fifth career homer in series finale with Louisville...Batted 5-for-7 in series against Saint Francis (Pa.) and chipped in three runs including a home run...Scored the winning run off a wild pitch in series finale against Virginia Tech...Notched three hits and scored four runs in the Syracuse series...Had one hit against Kent State...Hit one homer and recorded three RBI in Notre Dame series and two RBI came in series finale, sending home the lone two runs...Hit an impressive .600 average with a .700 slugging percentage and a double in a doubleheader at Ohio State...Tallied four hits in ten at-bats (.400) and collected a RBI in the series vs. Georgia Tech...Went 3-for-4 in game one against FGCU (Mar. 7)...Collected two hits, two runs scored and a RBI vs. Quinnipiac...Reached a season-high six at-bats in game two of three against Virginia, where she also scored two runs and batted one runner in...Crushed a home run against Bowling Green in the Cougar Classic...Recorded her second career triple against College of Charleston...Went 2-for-4 at the plate against Appalachian State, hitting fifth double in 2015...Hit .294 with a double and three RBI at the Gaucho Classic in Santa Barbara...Hit a perfect 3-for-3 against Saint Mary's CA (game 2)...Started all five games at second base at the 2015 Hampton Inn and Suites Tournament...Went 8-for-15 through five games, recording a .533 batting average...Had five RBI's and one homerun against Sam Houston State.
AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2014)
Named ACC Player of the Week on 3/31 after going 8-for-14 (.571 average) with three home runs and nine RBI in four games...Started 42 games at second base...Led the squad in homers (9) and RBI (30)...Knocked five of her nine homers over a scorching stretch of eight games (3/27-4/5)...Also tallied seven multi-hit showings over only 11 contests to coincide with that hot streak...Went 2-for-3 with a round-tripper against Bakersfield... Was 2-for-3 with three RBI against Loyola Marymount...Went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a pair of doubles against North Carolina...Was 7-for-11 with seven RBI and two homeruns in the three-game sweep of Virginia...Hammered Robert Morris for three RBI and two runs on a 2-for-3 effort...Went a combined 4-for-7 with an RBI in the doubleheader against Georgia Tech.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013)
Led the team in batting average before suffering a season-ending knee injury...Named to the Aggie Classic All-Tournament Team...Batted .429 with six hits, three runs, two RBI and two doubles...Was 1-for-2 with two runs scored against No. 10 Texas A&M...Went 2-for3 with an RBI against No. 23 North Carolina...Was 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run against South Dakota St...2-for-3 and a run against Western Michigan...Team Captain.
AS A FRESHMAN (2012)
Earned a start in all 52 games...served as a designated hitter, while seeing time in the infield...led the Panthers in at-bats (159), walks (24) and RBI (26)...tied for team lead in runs scored (29)...ranked second on the team in total bases (69), home runs (eight), slugging percentage (.434) and on-base percentage (.355)...ranked third in total hits (39)...tallied a .245 batting average...blasted four of her team-leading eight homers during Big East play...batted .250 during conference play with a team-high .456 slugging percentage...went a career-best 3-for-4 with a walk and two runs scored against George Washington (March 18)...was a perfect 2-for-2 with two walks and a home run against then No. 13 Louisville (March 24)...recorded a walk, double and RBI while going 2-for-3 at the plate against Illinois State (March 2)...drove in three runs and drilled two homers in a 2-for-4 outing against DePaul (April 14)...plated the game-winning run in a 3-1 win over Robert Morris (May 2)...scored the game-winning run in a 3-2 victory over UNLV (March 10)...committed only one error on 12 chances for a .917 fielding percentage.
Named the San Diego Union Tribune Athlete of the Year as a senior...selected as a three-time First Team All-CIF honoree...excelled academically as a First Team All-Academic selection in 2010 and 2011...competed in the 2010 Premier Girls Fastpitch Nationals where she recorded a .609 batting average...four-year starter for the Scripps field hockey and soccer teams...honored as her section's 2011 Field Hockey Player of the Year...reached the section finals four straight seasons and won three titles...named the San Diego County Inspirational Student of the Month in June, 2010 for maintaining a 4.0 while achieving high accolades athletically.
Daughter of Barb and Ed Sevilla...has two siblings, Kimberly and Michael.
PITT STUDENT-ATHLETES SET TO PARTICIPATE IN COACH FOR COLLEGE PROGRAM
Manuel Garners NFCA All-Region Honors
Kaitlin Manuel: My Final Goodbye
Ortega Named to All-ACC Freshman Team
Zeremenko, Maldonado Earn First National Bank Weekly Honors
Panthers Fall to Yellow Jackets in Series Finale