Senior honored at the utility player position
Individual Records and team precedents set
Falls 8-0 to Samford
Amber Steinhardt homerun sets tone for the game
Drops heartbreaker in game two, 2-1
2013 (Senior):Played in 55 games and started 54 ... Also made nine appearances, starting three, on the mound ... Was 2-1 as a pitcher with four strikeouts in 17.1 innings pitched ... Spent most of 2013 at first base or in right field ... Ranked third on the team with a .270 batting average ... Third on the team in hits with 40 with four doubles, five homeruns and 20 RBI ... Her solo homerun, against No. 2 seeded College of Charleston in the first round of the 2013 Southern Conference Championships, propelled to a 3-1 win over the Cougars ... Third on the team in multiple hit games with 11 ... Also had four multiple RBI games ... Ends career ranked fifth in the Catamount record books for hits with 137 and fourth for doubles with 25 ... Ranks second books for career wins as a pitcher with 26 and fifth for strikeouts with 134.
2012 (Junior): Played in 38 games and started 35 ... Played 25 games at first base ... Made 34 appearances in the pitching circle and started 13 games ... Ended the season with an 8-7 record as a pitcher with 36 strikeouts ... Only allowed 26 extra base hits as a pitcher ... In 106 at bats had 33 hits, eight doubles, one triple and ranked third on the team in homeruns with six ... Had a .311 batting average ... Nine multiple hit games and tied for second on the team in multiple RBI games with seven. 2011 (Sophomore):Ended season on a six-game hitting streak ... Had six multiple hits performances ... Had a career season-high nine wins on the mound ... Her 4.30 ERA in 2011 is also the lowest of her career ... Has made 31 appearances at pitcher and started 17 ... Has also played first base in 32 games ... Ended year with a .295 batting average with 37 hits and 16 RBI.
2010 (Freshman): Played in 44 games and started 43 ... Was on the mound for 32 games, which ranks her second on the team, and played in the outfield in 11 games ... Led the team with seven wins ... Ranked second on the team in starts on the mound with 23, which ranks her sixth in the Catamount record books for starts in a season ... Also ranked second on the team in strikeouts with 54 which ranks ninth in the record books for a season ... Tossed 124.2 innings ... At the plate, tied for first with eight doubles and also led the team in RBI with 23 ... Had a .237 batting average ranking fifth on the team ... Tied for third on the team with three homeruns.
High School: As a senior, named All-County and All-Conference as well as Player to Watch ... First Team All-Conference and All-County as a junior ... First Team All-County as a sophomore and a freshman.
Personal: Full name is Amber Lynn Steinhardt ... Daughter of Richard and Terry Steinhardt ... Has three brothers, Richard, Brandon and Chris.
At Bats: 5 (Georgia Southern, 03/20/10)
Runs Scored: 3, 4x (last vs. NC A&T, 04/26/12)
Hits: 3, 3x (last vs. Md. Eastern Shore, 02/13/11)
RBI: 5 (Mars Hill College, 04/20/10)
Doubles: 2, 2x (last vs. Charleston, 04/10/10)
Triples: 1(Ohio, 03/20/12)
Homeruns: 2 (Mars Hill College, 04/20/10)
Total Bases: 8 (Mars Hill College, 04/20/10)
Walks: 2 (Elon, 04/22/11)
Strikeouts: 3, 2x (last vs. Coastal Carolina, 03/05/11)
Stolen Base: 1, 5x (last vs. Appalachian State, 04/07/12)
Putouts: 12, 2x (last vs. Brevard College, 03/25/10)
Assists: 6, 2x (last vs. Alabama State, 03/04/12)
Innings Pitched: 8(Alabama State, 03/04/12)
Runs allowed: 10, 3x (UNCG, 04/18/10)
Earned Runs: 10 (Elon, 03/13/10)
Walks: 5, 2x (last vs. App. State, 04/09/10)
Strikeouts: 8 (Delaware State, 03/30/10)