Catamount Softball Opens Play in SoCon Tourney Wednesday
Individual Records and team precedents set
Falls 8-0 to Samford
Amber Steinhardt homerun sets tone for the game
First in softball's eight-year history to earn honor
2012 (Junior): Played in 54 games and started 53 ... Ranked second on the team in homeruns in 2012 with eight ... Had a .234 batting average ... Recorded 34 hits, eight doubles and one triple ... Had a seven-game hitting streak during the season ... Also ran a streak of 14 straight games of reaching base ... Had six multiple hit games and seven multiple RBI games ... Was named SoCon Student-Athlete of the Week.
2011 (Sophomore): Played in 52 games with 46 of them at the catcher position ... Tied for first in homeruns with four, ranked second on the team with 42 hits ... Second on the team in RBI with 27 and ranked third in doubles with seven ... Had eight multiple hit performances ... Hit the first grand-slam of her career against Coastal Carolina to win the game.
2010 (Freshman): Named to the 2010 Southern Conference All-Freshmen Team ... Played in 52 of the team's 53 games ... Led the Catamounts with five homeruns and in RBI with 21 ... Ranked second in hits (36) and runs scored (22) and had a .247 batting average.
High School: Four-year starter at Pisgah High School ... Team went 25-1 as a senior and had first undefeated regular season in school history ... Named All-Conference, All-State, All-County, All-District and Co-Conference Player of the Year as a senior ... As a junior named All-Conference, All-County, All-District and All-State ... All-County, All-Conference and All-District as a sophomore and All-Conference as a freshman.
Personal: Full name is Haley Beth Pace ... Daughter of Greg and Tracie Pace ... Has one sister, Megan.
At Bats: 5, 3x(last vs. ETSU, 02/12/12)
Runs Scored: 3, 2x (last vs. NC A&T, 04/05/11)
Hits: 3, 6x (last vs. ETSU, 02/11/12)
RBI: 4, 3x (last vs. Alabama State, 04/12/12)
Double: 2 (WSSU, 04/22/10)
Homerun: 2 (ETSU , 02/11/12)
Walks: 3 (Utah Valley, 02/24/12)
Strikeouts: 3 (Lipscomb, 03/16/11)
Stolen Base: 2 (Morgan State, 02/12/11)
Putouts:11 (College of Charleston, 05/01/11)
Assists: 5 (ETSU, 02/12/12)