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2012-13 Softball
Shelby Morgan
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Shelby Morgan
Shelby Morgan

POS.P
HT.5-5
B/TR/R
YR.So.
HOMETOWNHigh Springs, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLSante Fe HS

As A Sophomore (2013)
Game-By-Game Stats
Made 22 appearances and started in 17 games ... Tossed seven innings on seven occasions ... Picked up a plethora of preseason honors such as A-Sun Preseason Pitcher of the Year and A-Sun Preseason All-Conference first team, but had her season cut short during warm-ups before FGCU took on Mercer (Apr. 6) after tearing her bicep muscle ... Tossed five shutout innings against FIU (Feb. 13) while surrendering two hits in a 10-0 FGCU win in five innings ... In seven innings against defending National Champion and then-No. 1 Alabama, Morgan held the Crimson Tide to two runs in front of an FGCU Softball Complex record crowd of 1,109 in a game that FGCU lost 2-1 ... Won six straight games over a stretch that started against Valparaiso (Mar. 13) and ended vs. Lipscomb (Mar. 29).

As A Freshman (2012)
Game-By-Game Stats
Named to the NFCA All-South Region Second Team … was named the Atlantic Sun Pitcher of the YearA-Sun All-Conference First Team selection … made her first collegiate start and appearance Feb. 11 against Long Island and picked up the win, tossing six innings, allowing one run on three hits and striking out three batters … threw her first complete game and shutout Feb. 17 against Tennessee-Martin, fanning four batters and allowing only three hits … tossed back-to-back complete games against Eastern Michigan (Feb. 26) and Western Michigan (Mar. 2), both of which she won and struck out seven batters each … threw a two-hit shutout against Eastern Michigan … back-to-back complete game shutouts against Kennesaw State (Mar. 7) and Georgetown (Mar. 9) … struck out a career-high 10 batters in seven innings of work against Maryland (Mar. 21)… Garnered A-Sun Pitcher of the Week honors after a week that consisted of two wins and one earned run surrendered in 12 innings pitched … tossed a career-high 11 innings against Jacksonville (Apr. 17) … picked up her first collegiate save Apr. 21 against USC Upstate … Was named A-Sun Pitcher of the Week for the second time of the season Apr. 23 after going 2-1 the week prior and striking out 13 in a combined 23.2 innings pitched in four appearances … tossed a four-hit shutout May 11 against Stetson … threw a complete-game, allowing one run on five hits and fanned four batters in a 2-1 victory over Florida in the NCAA Tournament.

High School
Named to the Class 3A All-State first team after posting a 0.67 ERA and 238 strikeouts in her junior campaign … was a three-time All-Area selection.

Personal
Born on November 18, 1992 ... Daughter of John and Becky … has one sister, Taylor (15) … four-year honor roll student and graduated in the top 10 percent of her high school class … nursing major.

Single-Game Highs
Innings Pitched: 11, vs Jacksonville (Apr. 17, 2012)
Strikeouts: 10, vs. Maryland (Mar. 21, 2012)

Superlative Stats
Appearances: 36
Relief: 3
Starts: 33
4+ Innings: 31
3+ Strikeouts: 22
5+ Strikeouts: 15
7+ Strikeouts: 5
10+ Strikeouts: 1
Complete Games: 22