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2008 Softball Roster


Justine Cerda

Class: JR-2L
Position: UT
Height: 5-5
Previous School: Grants Pass HS
Hometown: Grants Pass, Ore.

2008 (JUNIOR)
Batted .293 in 52 games, with four homeruns, three doubles and a triple ... Tied for second on team with 26 RBIs ... Named Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week on May 5, highlighted by nailing what proved to be a game-winning three-run homerun in the 5th inning on Sunday to clinch the series against rival Western Kentucky ... Ranked third on team with 44 hits ...Started 51 games, 35 at first base before moving to designated player for final 16 games of season ... Batted .329 with runners on base, .357 with runners in scoring position ... Led team with seven multi-RBI games ... Clutch hitter who batted .313 with two outs ... Ended year on a season-high seven game hit streak ... Also had seven-game hit streak from April 10-16 and a five-game hit streak from March 30-April 9 ... Tied for third on team with 10 multi-hit contests, including a three-hit game against Belmont on February 23, going 3-for-3 with a homerun, two runs scored and three RBIs ... Went 1-for-2 with a RBI against Troy on March 4 ... Picked up her first double of the season and went 2-for-3 with two RBIs against Evansville on March 13 ... Picked up three hits and three RBIs in a twinbill against Austin Peay on March 26 ... Went 2-for-4 with a double and RBI at North Texas on April 5 ... Drove in two runs in the first game of a doubleheader at Southeast Missouri on April 9 ... Batted .400 in the series against Florida International from April 12-13 ... Went 1-for-3 with a homerun, run scored and RBI in the doubleheader finale against Tennessee Tech on April 23 ... Collected two hits in each of the final four contests of the season, including two games in the Sun Belt Championships, going 8-for-12 with two home runs, two runs scored and six RBIs.

2007 (SOPHOMORE)
Batted .259 in 58 contests, starting 57, with eight doubles, two home runs, 28 RBIs and 14 runs scored ... Collected two hits with two RBIs and one RBI versus Centenary at Easton Tiger Classic ... Went 3-for-4 with a run and one RBI against Temple at Worth Wildcat Classic ... Had two hits, including a home run, and two RBIs versus Arizona and two more hits, including a double, and two runs scored against Virginia at Worth Classic ... Hit safely in eight of 11 contests, collecting one hit in each game, including versus Winthrop, San Jose State, Purdue and Georgia Tech at Buzz Classic and in both games of doubleheader against Louisiana-Lafayette ... Hitless in 13 of next 15 contests covering 26 at-bats, including all three games versus Troy and South Alabama and two contests at Louisiana-Monroe ... Singled in both games of doubleheader at North Texas ... Doubled and drove in a run in first game of twinbill at Florida International ... Hit safely in six straight contests from April 18-26 ... Drove in two runs at Louisville and had three-run homer in second game of doubleheader at Austin Peay ... Collected two hits in second game of twinbill at Lipscomb and doubled and drove in three runs in second contest of doubleheader versus Florida Atlantic ... Posted two hits and one RBI at Western Kentucky ... Singled, scored and drove in a run in season's final game, versus FAU.

2006 (FRESHMAN)
Batted .216 in 61 games, starting 59, with six doubles, one home run, 12 RBIs and 17 runs scored ... Also ranked second on club with 15 walks ... Started 22 times at first base, 34 games at second base, twice at third base and once in leftfield ... Went 3-for-3 with two doubles and two RBIs versus Mercer ... Collected two hits and scored once at UT Martin ... Doubled versus Wisconsin ... Singled, scored twice and drove in two runs versus Tennessee State ... Singled and doubled in second game against TSU ... Doubled at Western Kentucky ... Went 2-for-2 with a solo homer, two RBIs and two runs scored in first game at North Texas ... Singled home a run in second game and recorded two hits, a run and two more RBIs in finale at UNT.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterwinner for coach Clay Rounsaville at Grants Pass HS ... Named All-District all four years, including Second Team as outfielder as freshman, Honorable Mention as infielder as sophomore and senior, and First Team as infielder as junior ... Also lettered two years in swimming.

PERSONAL
Justine Nichole Cerda ... Daughter of Sean and Julie Doyle ... Born June 24, 1987 ... Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies.



2006 Game-by-Game Stats
2007 Game-by-Game Stats
2008 Game-by-Game Stats