Panthers win 30 games and reach ACC tournament for second straight season.
Pitt falls to the Seminoles 8-0 in six innings of play.
Pitt finishes the regular season 31-20 overall and 8-14 in conference play.
Pitt fell to the Eagles 5-2 and 7-3 respectively.
Pitt moves to 30-18 on the season, 7-12 in ACC play
Pitt Softball Fall Ball Pictures
AS A SENIOR (2016)
Appeared in 37 games with 16 starts…Finished with two multi-hit games…Tied for second on the team swiping three total bags…Collected a hit and scored two runs in 19-1 win at Mercer in the Mercer University Tournament…Recorded a single and scored a run against Central Michigan…Matched her career high hits total in a single game with a 3-for-3 effort in 7-4 win over Colgate…Scored a run in the first game of a double header against Virginia…Went 1-for-1 at the dish in home win over Georgia Tech…Appeared at the plate nine times in series against Florida State in which she collected four hits, scored three runs, and drove in one, raising her batting average to .324…finished the season batting .306 with 11 hits and 12 runs scored.
AS A JUNIOR (2015)
Was a part of the first Pitt softball team to reach the ACC Championship Game and NCAA Regional Final...Recorded a hit and scored a run in win over California in the NCAA Regional Tournament...Started all three games of the ACC tournament in the outfield...Notched a double in game one against Louisville and scored one run...Had one hit including two runs and one RBI in game two against Saint Francis (Pa.)...Recorded three RBIs on two hits in the Syracuse series...Scored one run in Notre Dame series...Had one hit and one run at Ohio State...Recorded one hit against Florida State...Scored one run against NC State in final series game...Scored one run against LIU Brooklyn...Appeared at the plate seven times and tallied two runs in three games against Virginia...Went 2-for-3 at the plate against College of Charleston, recording her second career double...Made a start in every game in the outfield at the UC Santa Barbara Gaucho Classic...Recorded a single, stolen base, and run scored against Rutgers...Started all five games in the outfield at the Hampton Inn and Suites Tournament...Went 6-for-12 and scored six runs through five games setting her batting average at .500.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014)
Appeared in 41 games with 33 starts...Drew 14 walks in only 81 at-bats en route to posting a .368 on-base percentage...Tallied a career-high 21 hits with a .259 average...Was a perfect 2-for-2 with a double and 2 RBI against Cal State Fullerton...Was 2-for-3 with a run scored against Binghamton...Credited with a combined 2-for-4 series against Virigina after earning five walks in three games...Had two hits in three tries in the nightcap of the twinbill against visiting Georgia Tech...Was 2-for-3 in the season finale against Maryland, making her 4-for-9 with two runs scored on the series.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013)
Started 24 games...Named to the Hilltopper Classic All-Tournament Team...Went 2-for-3 with her first career RBI against South Dakota State...2-for-3 with a run against Western Michigan...1-for-3 with two runs against Valparaiso and had a game ending double play in right field...2-for-2 with a walk and scored the game-winning run against James Madison...Talled two walks and a run against Providence...Named to the Big East Honor Roll the week of 5/6 for going 6-for-7 (.857) in a three game series at Rutgers...Was 3-for-3 with a run in the opening game against the Scarlet Knights...Was 2-for-3 with a run in the series finale.
Carried a perfect fielding percentage during her high school career, playing two seasons at Napa High School and two seasons at Vintage High School (also in Napa, Calif.)...four-time All-Napa County selection...three-time All-Monticello Empire League honoree...led Napa to the 2012 Monticello Empire League Championship... selected as the 2011 Napa Valley Register All-County Defensive Player of the Year...named the 2009 Napa Valley Register All-County Newcomer of the Year...voted Outstanding Player of the Year at Napa...selected as the Team Best Defensive Player in 2010...collected the 2009 Team MVP honor at Vintage...hit safely in a team-high 22 of 27 regular-season games and had a team-best 11 multi-hit games as a junior at Napa...led the team in runs (29), hits (36), walks (12), batting average (.404) and on-base percentage (.480) that same year...as a sophomore tallied team highs in batting average, on-base percentage, runs and hits at Vintage High School...batted at .357 her rookie season...won the 18U gold with Sorcerer Club Softball and competed in the Premier Nationals in 2010 and 2011...named the Best Defensive Basketball Player as a freshman...mentioned on the honor roll all four years.
Daughter of Kelly and Jeff Sills...has an older sister, Gabrielle.
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