Pitt softball stays undefeated in fall season
Panthers score a combined 23 runs against the Rock
Head coach Holly Aprile and staff were one of 11 coaching staffs in the nation honored
The Panthers finish 37-22; make first-ever ACC/NCAA postseason appearance
The Panthers knock out both Oakland and Cal to earn its first ever NCAA post-season wins.
Pitt Softball Fall Ball Pictures
Was a part of the first-ever Pitt softball team to reach the ACC Championship Game and NCAA Regional Final...Started all four games of the NCAA Regional Tournament and recorded a hit in each...Scored four runs in four games of the NCAA Regional Tournament...Batted 2-for-3 including two runs scored in game two against Saint Francis (Pa.)...Had two hits with one double and one run against Virginia Tech...Batted .500 in the Syracuse series, recording five hits, three RBI's and scored five runs...Tallied four hits, one home run, and three RBI in Notre Dame series, earning a .444 batting average on the weekend...Had one hit, three RBI and scored four runs at Ohio State...Notched fourth home run on the season in game three against NC State...Against Penn State, went 2-for-4 (one RBI) including a double and triple...Reached a season high six at-bats in game two of three against Virginia...Went 3-for-4 at the plate in the series finale...Tallied two doubles through the three game series...Named to the All-Tournament Team at the Cougar Classic...Batted .429 at the Cougar Classic, tallying two doubles and five RBI...Went 11-for-18 to hit .611 at the Gaucho Classic in Santa Barbara....Produced three runs and three RBI...Had her best game against Santa Barbara (game2) going 3-for-4 with a double...Hit a homerun in her first game as a Panther against Sam Houston State...Made five starts in five games in the first tournament of the 2015 season at the Hampton Inn and Suites Tournament...Went 11-for-17 good for a .647 batting average through those five games.
2014 (at Pitt): Missedthe season due to injury.
2013 (at Ohio State): Played in 47 games while starting 39...Batted .303 with 37 hits, 13 runs, three home runs and 26 RBI...Had 138 putouts behind the plate while carrying a .956 fielding percentage.
2012 (at Ohio State): Played in 36 games while starting in 35...had a batting average of .216 while hitting 22 times in 102 at-bats...posted 11 RBI, while scoring a career-high two RBI vs. Belmont (March 17) and posted a two-out game-winning RBI single in bottom of seventh vs. Iowa (May 6)...slugged a .324 average...tied career-high four total bases vs. Northwestern (April 29)...scored three doubles, one triple, and two home runs...posted a nine-game hitting streak (April 28-May 12)...had 196 put-outs as a catcher, second-most on the team...fielded a .986 percentage...was selected as an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and was a Third Team All-Big Ten selection.
High School:Senior Athlete of the Year at Chaparral High...three-year softball MVP for Coach Aaron Slojkowski...all-Southwestern League as a freshman, sophomore, junior and senior...all-valley and all-CLF...second team all-state...also a basketball letter winner...scholar-athlete team in basketball and softball...played catcher, third base and shortstop for The Next Level travel team.
Personal:Daughter of Wade and Cathy Pickett...majoring in business
Incoming Freshmen Earn High School Softball All-America and All-Region Status
Softball Coaching Staff Tabbed Best in Mid-Atlantic Region by NFCA
Four Panthers Selected to All-ACC Academic Softball Team
Pitt Garners 11 Votes in Final USA Today/NFCA Top 25 Poll
Recapping the Historic 2015 Pitt Softball Season
Pitt Student-Athletes and Teams Win ACC Top Six for Service Award