2009-10 Softball
Courtney Platt
Courtney Platt
Courtney Platt

HOMETOWNGreenville, Ohio

At a Glance
A four-time All-Conference outfielder and 2009 NFCA All-South Region first team member … ends her career atop the FGCU record book in walks (175) and doubles (49), is second in on-base percentage (.514), fourth in RBI (124) and fifth in home runs (25), slugging percentage (.602) and triples (9) … was a finalist for the Eagle Scholar Athlete award.

As A Senior (2011)
Named the Atlantic Sun Player of the Year and was a unanimous All-Conference first team selection … led the Eagles and conference in several offensive categories, topping the A-Sun in batting average (.387), doubles (16), total bases (93) and walks (57) … closed out the season sixth in the nation in walks per game (1.02) and was seventh in the nation in on-base percentage (.576) … had a team-best 30 RBI and tallied a hit in 37 out of 52 games, while producing 12 multi-hit games ... opened the season with a triple against N.C. State (Feb. 11) … had an RBI versus USF (Feb. 13) and Georgetown (Feb. 18) … had another triple against the Hoyas and drew a season-high tying three walks … scored three runs and had two RBI against St. Francis (Feb. 27) … had back-to-back multi-hit games against Eastern Michigan (Mar. 2) and St. Francis (Mar. 4) … scored a run in eight consecutive games including two against Weber State (Mar. 11) … was 2-for-3 versus Colgate with an RBI (Mar. 5) … had two hits and two runs scored in the win against BIG EAST foe St. John’s (Mar. 6) … blasted back-to-back home runs against then-No. 7 Arizona State (Mar. 10) and Virginia Tech (Mar. 11) … had a double and a run scored in three consecutive games versus Purdue (Mar. 16), Winthrop (Mar. 18) and Dartmouth (Mar. 18) … fired off a lead-off home run against Quinnipiac (Mar. 19) and finished 2-for-2 with two runs scored a three-RBI on the day … had two doubles against Kent State (Mar. 20) with an RBI and run scored … went 4-for-4 at Campbell (Mar. 26) in game one with three runs scored … had a season-long six-game hitting streak from March 29 to April 3 … earned A-Sun Player of the Week after hitting .636 , against USC Upstate (Apr. 7) and ETSU (Apr. 9) going 7-for-11 with five runs scored and 10 RBI … had a season-high five RBI against the Bucs in game one and then added three more in game two … scored two runs and had an RBI in both games of the Lipscomb series (Apr. 14) and against Belmont (Apr. 16) … also had a home run against the Bruins … earned three walks in game two against Belmont … closed out the year with four walks from Stetson (Apr. 22) and a run scored.

As A Junior (2010)
Earned Atlantic Sun All-Conference second team honors ... hit .311 with a team-leading nine home runs, which ranked sixth in the conference ... also ranked seventh in the A-Sun with 12 doubles ... finished in the top three in the conference with a .615 slugging percentage (3rd), a .475 on-base percentage (2nd), and 40 walks (1st) ... ranked second on the team with 31 RBI and tied for third on the team with 31 runs scored … opened the first tournament of the season going 3-for-4 against Illinois State (Feb. 14) with two doubles ... hit her first home run of the season at FIU (Feb. 21) and went 2-for-3 at the plate … had an RBI against St. Francis (Feb. 28) … followed it up with a home run and two RBI against BIG EAST foe Villanova (Feb. 28) … also recorded a home run in the second game against Eastern Michigan (Mar. 2) … went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a stolen base against Fordham (Mar. 5) … had back-to-back homeruns against Austin Peay (Mar. 6) and Villanova (Mar. 6) bringing in a total of five runs … had a home run in the second game versus Kennesaw State (Mar. 10) … went 2-for-2 against Illinois (Mar. 19) and earned a walk … tallied two RBI on a home run against Dartmouth (Mar. 23) … had three RBI in the Jacksonville series (Mar. 25) and hit a home run in game two … had three RBI and a home run at ETSU (Apr. 3) … earned three walks and scored three runs at FIU (Apr. 6) … had a home run with two RBI at the home of the reigning A-Sun Tournament Champions Campbell (Apr. 8) … earned two walks in back-to-back games at Belmont (Apr. 16) and Lipscomb (Apr. 18) … went 2-for-6 in the closing series against Mercer (Apr. 24), notching runs in both games.

As A Sophomore (2009)
Named to the Louisville Slugger/NFCA South All-Region First Team ...... one of four Eagles named Atlantic Sun All-Conference first team ... hit .437 with 10 home runs, 50 RBI, and a .770 slugging percentage ... also had 11 doubles, 41 runs scored, 37 walks, 104 total bases, 59 hits, and a .563 on-base percentage ... ranked in the top 10 in the A-Sun in all of the aforementioned statistical categories … had a season-high 13-game hitting streak from February 28 to March 21 … also had a 10-game hitting streak from February 13 to February 24 … opened the season with two RBI against Illinois State (Feb. 6) … started her first hitting streak against Georgetown (Feb. 13) with a double and a RBI … had two hits including a double against Big Ten foe Michigan State (Feb. 13) … had back-to-back home runs against St. John’s (Feb. 14) and at FIU (Feb. 15) … her home run was her first collegiate round tripper … also went 3-for-5 against the Golden Panthers, including two doubles … had a season-high five RBI at FIU … helped FGCU defeat its first ranked team, No. 13 DePaul (Feb. 21) with two RBI off a double … ended her hitting streak in the second game against Eastern Michigan (Feb. 24) … had back-to-back triples against Bryant (Feb. 28) and Dartmouth (Mar. 1) … also had a home run against Dartmouth … started her second hitting streak of the season against Mississippi State … went 5-for-12 in the Hawaii tournament (Mar. 5-8) … had a home run en route to a 2-for-3 day against Big Ten foe Indiana (mar. 13) … also had a home run against BYU (Mar. 14) and knocked in a season-high four RBI … hit .500 at Jacksonville (Mar. 20) with three RBI … hit a home run against ETSU (Mar. 28), finishing 3-for-4 on the day with two RBI … followed that up with two home runs at Mercer (Apr. 3) … had two RBI against the Bears as well … hit a homerun at Kennesaw State (Apr. 4) … had three straight games with an RBI against Stetson (Apr. 21) and Belmont (Apr. 23) … closed out the season with a double versus Lipscomb (Apr. 25).

As A Freshman (2008)
Named to the Atlantic Sun All-Freshmen Team ... hit .298 and saw action in 62 games, making 61 starts ... hit three triples and 10 doubles, while driving in 13 runs ... second on the team with 41 walks … had two or more walks in a game seven times … opened her freshman campaign with a 3-for-3 day versus Bethune-Cookman (Feb. 8) with a double and two runs … had a double against SEC foe Florida (Feb. 8) and a RBI … earned two walks at USF (Feb. 17) … knocked a double against St. Bonaventure (Feb. 24) and had two runs … hit a double and had two RBI against Mount St. Mary (Mar. 2) … notched her first career triple against Chattanooga (Mar. 12) …opened Atlantic Sun play with a 2-for-5 series outing at ETSU (Mar. 16) … had back-to-back doubles at Lipscomb (Mar. 28) and Belmont (Mar. 29) … hit a triple in the second game at Belmont (Mar. 29) … earned a season-high three walks against Kennesaw State (Apr. 4) … tallied a season-high three RBI at Gardner-Webb (Apr. 11) … batted in a run in each of game against Jacksonville (Apr. 20) … closed out the season with a walk and scored run at Stetson (Apr. 29).

High School
Attended Gulf Coast High School in Naples, Fla ... played for Coach Phil Depuy and was team captain … earned All-Area player honors, All-Conference, and First Team All-State accolades for her senior year … was named Offensive Player of the Year in 2007.

Born in Greenville, Ohio … daughter of Tim Platt and Nancy Burns … majoring in Biology … lists snowboarding/Winter Olympics as her favorite sport(s) to watch … lists biggest accomplishment as having the opportunity to play Division I softball and go to college.

Single-Game Highs
At-Bats: 5, at FIU (April 2, 2008 – game 2)
Hits: 4, vs. Kent State (Mar. 20, 2011)
Runs: 3, 6x, last, at Campbell (Mar. 26, 2011 – game 1)
Doubles: 2, 4x, last vs. Kent State (Mar. 20, 2011)
Triples: 1, 9x, last, vs. ETSU (April 9, 2011 – game 1)
Home Runs: 2, at Mercer (April 3, 2011 - game 1)
RBI: 6, vs. Dartmouth (Mar. 1, 2011)
Walks: 3, 8x, last vs. Stetson (April 22, 2011 – game 2)

Superlative Stats
Games Started: 221
Reached Base: 192
Games With A Hit: 144
Multi-Hits: 50
3+ Hits: 9
Multi-Runs: 34
Multi-Doubles: 3
Games With A Home Run: 24
Multi-RBI: 29
4+ RBI: 4
5+ RBI: 3
Multi-Walks: 45
Longest Hit Streak: 13 games (2009)