2006: Came back to the mound after a season-ending injury in 2005 ... Made 27 appearances and started 17 ... Tied for second with four wins ... Recorded 21 strikeouts ... Picked up her first win of the season with a complete game victory over Indiana allowing one run on four hits ... Also had five at bats.
2005: As a freshman, Katinas stepped into the starting pitcher role early in her career ... She looked to be on her way to making a name for herself and great strides when injury sidelined her ... Katinas' last game, before her injury, was against Birmingham Southern as she entered the game in relief to win the contest after tossing 4.2 innings and allowing five hits and just one run ... Picked up her first win in a thrilling victory over Mississippi State, in which she helped lead the Blue Raiders to a 6-5 win ... Second on the team in innings pitched with 92.0 ... Led the team in strikeouts with 60 ... Ended the season with a 5.25 ERA and a record of 3-13.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Marquette High School ... Named All-State, All-Region and All-Conference and Player of the Year in 2003 ... Shutout leader (12) and set the record for lowest ERA with a .65 ... Set the school mark for best record at 19-5 ... Went 50 consecutive innings without allowing a run in 2003 ... The 172 innings pitched in 2003 broke the school record.
Personal: Ashley Danielle Katinas ... Born March 3, 1986 ... Daughter of Mike and Gretchen Katinas.