Catamount Softball Opens Play in SoCon Tourney Wednesday
Amelia Griffin ties career record with 49 stolen bases
Catamounts play first SoCon road series of the season
Individual Records and team precedents set
Falls 8-0 to Samford
2012 Catamount Softball Preview
2012 (Junior): Played and started in 56 games ... Just missed her third straight season with 50 or more hits with 49 in 2012 ... The 49 hits ranked her third on the team for hits in 2012 ... Had a .272 batting average ... Led the team with nine stolen bases and continues to hold the record, in the Catamount record books, for stolen bases in a career with 39 ... Also in the WCU Record books, Fulton ranks second in runs scored (82), third in hits (154) and fourth in most games started with 161 ... Ranked third on the team for multiple hit games with 10 and had three multiple RBI games.
2011 (Sophomore): Played and started in all 53 game ... Led the team in hits (51), runs scored (28) and stolen bases (14) ... Second straight year she has had over 50 hits in a season, with 54 in 2010 ... Ranked third on the team in batting average with .300 ... Longest hitting streak of the season was seven games ... Had 16 multiple hit games, 15 games with two hits and one game with three hits ... Holds the school record for career stolen bases with 30 ... Ranked sixth in the WCU record books in both runs scored (59) and hits (105).
2010 (Freshman): Named to 2010 Southern Conference All-Freshman Team ... Started and played in 52 of the team's 53 games ... Concluded 2010 season leading the Catamounts with a .323 batting average which ranked her 15th in the Southern Conference ... Broke the school record for stolen bases in a season with 16, ranking her ninth in the Southern Conference ... Her 54 hits not only paced Western Carolina, it ranked her ninth in the conference, and also ties her for seventh place for hits in a season in WCU record books ... She also topped the team with 30 runs scored, which ties for 10th in Catamount record books for runs scored in a season.
High School: Named All-Conference and All-State all four years at West Forsyth High School.
Personal: Full name is Jordan Ali Fulton ... Daughter of Richard and Brenda Fulton ... Has a brother, Chad and a sister, Mitzi Teague.
At Bats: 6 (ETSU, 02/12/12)
Runs Scored: 3, 3x
Hits: 4(North Carolina A&T, 04/06/10)
Doubles: 1, 7x (last vs.Ohio, 03/20/12)
Triples: 1(North Carolina A&T, 04/05/11)
Total Bases: 5 (NC A&T, 04/06/10)
Walks: 2, 3x (last vs. SE Louisiana, 03/04/12)
Strikeouts: 3, 2x (last vs. Tenn. Tech, 03/05/10)
Stolen Base: 2, 3x (last vs. ETSU, 02/12/12)
Putouts: 6 (UNCG, 04/03/11
Assists: 2 (Elon, 03/13/10)