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2007-08 Softball
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Carmen Paez
Carmen Paez

POS.OF
HT.5-8
B/TR/R
YR.Sr.
HOMETOWNBelle Glade, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLIndian River CC

2008: One of the 25 semifinalists for the NFCA Player of the Year award ... Named to the NFCA Southeast All Region First Team ... Named FGCU Female Student-Athlete of the Year ... Named A-Sun Player of the Year ... Named FGCU Softball Player of the Year ... Named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III Team (2nd team) ... Unanimous First Team All Atlantic Sun selection ... 3-time A-Sun Player of the Week ... Started all 64 games for the Eagles ... For the season, she hit .425 with 22 homers, which was four shy of an A-Sun single-season record and ranked her fourth in the nation ... Drove in 68 RBI and scored 76 runs ... Led the nation with an on-base percentage of .638 ...  She coaxed 84 walks, an A-Sun record and the fifth most in NCAA history ... She had a .928 slugging percentage, which ranked her second in the nation.

2007: Led the nation with 28 homeruns and 80 RBI's (NCAA Division II records) ... Named Daktronics South Region and Divison II National Player of the Year ... Earned NFCA and Daktronics All-South Region honors ... Earned NFCA and Daktronics All-American honors ... Started all 68 games for the Eagles ... Recorded 80 hits, and 12 doubles... Hit .443 in 192 at-bats ... Team high slugging percentage of .992 and 42 walks. 

High School: 2002 graduate of Glades Day School where she played under her mom, Sherri... Set home run record (15) at Glades, where her jersey number is retired.

Personal: Criminal Justice Major... Sister, Jessica also memeber of FGCU Softball team... Daughter of Jose and Sherri Paez.

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