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2006 Softball Roster

Shelby Stiner

Class: JR
Position: SS
Height: 5-6
Previous School: Glendale Community College/Mountain Ridge HS
Hometown: Peoria, Ariz.

2006: Voted Sun Belt Conference Newcomer of the Year becoming the third Blue Raider in four years to garner the award ... Named to the Sun Belt All-Conference First team ... The only Blue Raider player to start all 62 games ... Led the team and ranked second in the Sun Belt Conference with a .339 batting average ... Stiner's 16 stolen bases was the most by a Blue Raider in three years, and it also led the team and was fourth-best in the Sun Belt ... Her 59 hits not only led the team and ranked fifth in the Sun Belt but it also ranks her eighth for hits in a single season in the Middle Tennessee record books ... Led the team in triples with three which ties her for fifth place in the Blue Raider record books ... Stiner's five homeruns was third-best on the team and ties her for eighth for homeruns in a season ... Ranked third on the team with nine doubles ... Scored 23 runs which ties her for second on the team ... She pounded in 15 RBI on the season which ties her for fourth-best on the team ... Had one of her biggest clutch hits of the season in the first game against North Texas when Stiner hit a homerun over the left field wall to break a 5-5 tie with the Mean Green and boost the Blue Raiders to a key Sun Belt Conference win ... Hit her first homerun as a Blue Raider in Middle Tennessee's 4-3 win over Lipscomb ... Had 19 multiple hit games ... Stiner rode a 13-game hitting streak, near the end of the season, which is the second-longest in school history ... Stiner began a blog for the NCAA website Double-A Zone in May and is expected to continue the blog throughout the summer and into her senior year.

Glendale Community College: Transferred to Glendale for one season (2004-05) ... Had had a .360 batting average with six homeruns, 23 stolen bases and 39 RBI.

Paradise Valley Community College: Spent one season (2003-04) at Paradise Valley ... Named PVCC MVP and Defensive Player of the Year ... At one time held the school record in batting average, runs scored and hits.

Mountain Ridge High School: Four-year letterwinner at Mountain Ridge High School in softball and basketball ... While playing softball she was All-Region Honorable Mention, three time First Team All-Region, three time defensive player of year, Second Team All-State and four time scholar athlete ... In Stiner's sophomore year on the softball team her club placed third in the State 5A tournament ... First four-year letter winner at Mountain Ridge High School in girl's basketball ... On the basketball squad she was a two time All-Region Honorable Mention selection, two time First Team All-Region, three time Defensive Player of Year and two time Athlete of the Month for Mountain Ridge HS - 5A Northwest Region ... Holds the record for most rebounds in a game with 17 in 1999-2000 season, ranks fourth all-time in assists and rebounds, sixth all-time in most points scored in a season, ranks second overall in points for a career with 829 and second all-time in rebounds with 644.

Personal: Rachelle "Shelby" Jeanne Stiner ... Born May 7, 1985 ... Daughter of Ron and Kim Stiner ... Majoring in psychology with a minor in education.

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