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  Carissa Throckmorton
Carissa Throckmorton

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hanover, Pa.

High School:
South Western

Position:
INF

Bat/Throw:
R/R

04/19/2014

Pitt Softball Sweeps Georgia Tech in Saturday Doubleheader

Panthers look for series sweep Sunday at Noon.

04/01/2014

Pitt and Robert Morris Split Midweek Doubleheader

Panthers travel to Boston College this weekend.

03/30/2014

Panthers Walk Off With 7-6 Victory over Virginia; Sweep Cavaliers

Sevilla leads Pitt in series sweep of UVA

03/29/2014

Pitt Scores 19 Runs in Doubleheader Sweep of Virginia

Panthers smack six home runs in doubleheader sweep of Virginia

03/27/2014

Youngstown State Defeats Pitt Softball, 4-2

Panthers return home to host Virginia this weekend.

Career Statistics:

2014: Game-by-Game Statistics

Appeared in all 44 games with 43 starts at shortstop...Tallied 30 hits with a .377 slugging percentage...Chalked up 11 extra-base hits, good for third-most on the team...Her 130 at-bats rank second-most on the squad...Opened the season on a tear with a sweltering 15 hits in her first 11 games, going 15-for-38 (.395 average)...Batted .412 (7-for-17) over Pitt's five games at the USF Tournament...Homered to drive in two of the team's three runs versus No. 8/7 Kentucky...Drove in two runs with a long-ball in a 1-for-2 effort against Virginia...Doubled in two RBI while going 1-for-2 against nearby Robert Morris...Posted two hits in four tries in the series finale versus Syracuse...Went a perfect 2-for-2 against Maryland in the opening game of the season's final series.


2013: Game-by-Game Statistics

Started all 48 games at third base...Finished second on the team in batting average (.291), hits (41) and runs (19)...Was 1-for-4 with an RBI double against No. 10 Texas A&M...Went 1-for-3 with a HR against South Dakota St...Was 2-for-4 with an RBI against Dayton...Went 3-for-4 with three runs and one RBI against LIU Brooklyn...Scored four times during a 2-for-4 performance against Fordham with a first-inning home run and two RBI...Batted .462 at the Cherry Blossom Classic with six hits, four runs, two HR and three RBI...Was 3-for-3 against Canisius with a single, double and HR...Hit a two run homer against George Mason...Was 2-for-3 at DePaul with a run and an RBI...Was 3-for-4 against Penn State...2-for-3 in game one against Senton Hall and 2-for-4 in game three...Went 1-for-2 with two walks and a run against Louisville...Was 2-for-7 in a doubleheader against Providence with two doubles and two RBI and two runs...Went 2-for-5 in the second game of a three game series at Rutgers.

2012: Game-by-Game Statistics:

Registered a start in all 52 of Pitt's games during her freshman season...played primarily in the outfield with two appearances in the infield...batted .234 on the year with a .411 slugging percentage...tied a team-best with 13 extra base hits, including five doubles, four triples and four home runs...ranked second in the Big East in triples...finished third among team leaders in runs batted in (24) and sacrifice bunts...listed among the Big East leaders in sacrifice bunts...tallied her first career triple and drove in three runs against Lehigh (Feb. 25)...smacked a triple in the Panthers' home opener against St. Francis (Pa.) (March 21)...scored Pitt's fourth run against Robert Morris (May 2) in game two after hitting her fourth triple of the season...posted a career-high four RBI and a home run against Kent State (March 28)...drove in three runs and went 2-for-3 against George Washington (March 18)...recorded two RBI in the first inning of a 4-0 win over Ohio State (March 4).

High School:

As a freshman, she was named Rookie of the Year, team MVP and was selected as a member of the Gettysburg Times All-Team squad...garnered the Gettysburg Times Co-Player of the Year during her sophomore year...was the Offensive MVP as a junior...three-time YAIAA Division I First Team All-Star...led the Mustangs as a sophomore with a .444 batting average, including five doubles, one triple and four home runs...competed year-round with the Maryland Lady Orioles coached by Chuck Fisher and Randy Mohr...achieved academic honors from 2008-10.

Personal:

Daughter of Lynn and Ed Throckmorton...has one brother, Cameron...enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.