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2014 Softball Roster


Shelby Stinnett

Class: SR-3L
Position: P
Height: 5-7
Previous School: Forrest HS
Hometown: Chapel Hill, Tenn.

2013-2014 (Senior)
Finished with a team-best four wins with 40 appearances and 20 games started … Tied for the team lead with six-complete games and led the team with 61 strikeouts … Finished with 131.1 innings pitched and tossed a career-best nine innings at Belmont May 1 in the 3-1 victory … Set a career-high with five strikeouts against WKU April 16 and against at Tulsa April 26 … Earned her first victory of the season against Florida A&M Feb. 15, pitching 3.2 innings with three strikeouts and three earned runs in the 6-5 victory … Picked up her second win of the season against LA Tech March 23 … Earned the win in the first shutout of the Jeff Breeden ERA April 22 at UT Martin.

2012-2013 (Junior)
Appeared in 32 games, including 15 starts, in the circle for Middle Tennessee ... Her 90.1 innings ranked second on the team ... Sat down 23 batters ... Her one win came on April 25 against Jacksonville State ... Struck out three batters on four occasions, including back-to-back games on March 9 and 13.

2011-2012 (Sophomore)
Made 23 appearances including 15 starts in the circle for the Blue Raiders in 2012, ranking second on the squad in both categories ... Also saw made three appearances as a pinch hitter ... Tallied her only hit of the season on Feb. 25 against Wagner ... Recorded a sacrifice bunt against FIU on April 18 … Finished season with nine at-bats ... Placed second among Blue Raider hurlers in wins (6), innings pitched (95.2), complete games (8), strikeouts (36) and games finished (6) ... Led Middle Tennessee with two complete-game shutouts … Notched the squad’s only save of the season in a win against College of Charleston on Feb. 26 ... Closed the year with a 4.83 ERA ... Tossed seven shutout innings on March 11 against Alabama State for first career complete-game shutout ... Threw four-consecutive complete games during stretch in March, beginning with complete game shutout against Evansville on March 21 ... Allowed just one earned run on five hits in complete-game victory over UL-Monroe on March 25 ... Also registered complete-game victories against Jacksonville State on March 27 and on April 25 against UT-Martin.

2011-2012 (Freshman)
Pitched in five games for the Blue Raiders and amassed an 0-1 record with a 6.30 ERA and seven strikeouts ... Had four at-bats, but was unable to record a hit ... Earned only pitching start on Feb. 19 against Auburn, going 0.2 innings and allowing five runs off five hits ... Had her best outing of the season on May 7 in a relief appearance, going 5.2 innings and giving up no unearned runs off three hits with two strikeouts.

High School
Four-year letter winner at Forrest High School under head coach Becky Cheatham ... Also lettered in basketball and golf ... Member of 2008 state champion Forrest HS team ... Holds the TSSAA state records for innings pitched (130.1), career strikeouts (1,400) and career wins (119) … Named four-time TSWA All-State team and four time District 9A MVP … ... Named to "Who's Who Among American High School Students" ... Voted most athletic by classmates ... Class president ... Student Council Achievement Award winner and earned Highest English and Math Award.

Personal
Born Feb. 29, 1992 in Columbia, Tenn. ... Daughter of Ricky and Brenda Stinnett…. Full name is Shelby Renee Stinnett ... Secretly she is only five years old, she was born on a leap year … Favorite food is a cannoli … Her hobbies include coaching, reading and playing video games … Likes to watch Love and Basketball … Favorite actress is Rachel McAdams … Admires her father, biggest supporter and a great role model … Like teammate Samantha Nieves, enjoys listening to country music but her favorite musician is George Jones … Her first collegiate win is the athletic moment she is most proud of … The best thing about being a Blue Raider is her teammates and the bonds she has created with them … Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies 5th-8th grade with a concentration in mathematics .



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