2012-13 Softball
Emily Lanier
#27
Emily Lanier
Emily Lanier

POS.C/1B
HT.5-10
B/TR/R
YR.Jr.
HOMETOWNSt. Cloud, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLHarmony HS

As A Senior (2014)
Game-By-Game Stats
Started 14 games with 19 appearances in a variety of roles including designated player, first base and behind the plate…drew 10 walks on the season…maintained an on-base percentage of .381…hit .188 overall…walked three times in the season opener against Ole Miss (Feb. 7)…went 1-for-1 with an RBI single and a run scored against Liberty (Feb. 8)…drew a walk with the bases loaded to drive in a run against Eastern Michigan (Feb. 23).

As A Junior (2013)
Game-By-Game Stats
Having appeared in 52 games this season with 50 of them being starts, Lanier played first base, catcher and designated player for FGCU this season to become a utility piece for the Eagles … Recorded 10 multi-RBI games … Finished second on the team in putouts with 206 … Reached base 17 times courtesy of being hit by pitches ... Recorded double-digit putouts three times during the season: 11 in game one against Jacksonville (Apr. 13), 14 in game two against Jacksonville (Apr. 13) and 12 in game two against USC Upstate (Apr. 20) ... Struck a three-run home run against Jacksonville (Apr. 14) to give the Eagles a 7-5 win over a JU team that was in second place at the time … Hit a grand slam home run at the USF Under Armour Invitational against Loyola Chicago (Mar. 1) to help FGCU to a 5-2 win ... In the season opener against FIU (Feb. 13), hit a three-run double and a three-run home run to record six RBI in the game and go 2-for-2.

As A Sophomore (2012)
Game-By-Game Stats
Was named to the A-Sun All-Conference Second Team … was second on the team in average (.311), fourth in hits (46) and third in homeruns (7) … started the season on a four-game hit streak …. collected two hits, two RBI, a homerun and a run scored in the season opener vs South Florida (Feb. 10) … tallied a double and a RBI against Delaware (Feb. 18) … had two hits, two RBI and a run scored against Binghamton (Feb. 19) … picked up two hits, a double and a RBI vs Seton Hall (Feb. 25) … had two RBI and a double vs Western Michigan (Mar. 2) … had a season-high four RBI, including two hits, a homerun and a run scored at home vs Georgetown (Mar. 9) … recorded three hits including a double and two runs scored against UNC Wilmington (Mar. 17) … went on a five-game hit streak Mar. 22 – Mar. 29 … tallied two hits, two RBI and a homerun at Stetson (Mar. 31) … had a nine-game hit streak from Mar. 31- Apr. 17 … recorded three hits, including a homerun, a RBI and two runs scored at Lipscomb (Apr. 6) … had a homerun and two RBI at Belmont (Apr. 7) … collected two RBI against Mercer (Apr. 14) … recorded two hits and two runs scored vs USC Upstate (Apr. 21) … had two hits, including one of two solo homeruns in the 2-1 victory at Florida in the NCAA Tournament (May 18) … picked up a hit, a RBI and a run scored at Florida (May 19).

As A Freshman (2011)
Game-By-Game Stats
Was named to the A-Sun All-Freshmen Team … had a .250 average which was fourth on the team and a .304 clip in conference play which was third on the team … had seven multi-hit games … led the team with eight multi-RBI games … had a season-long four-game hit streak that continues into 2012 … tallied two hits in her first collegiate game versus N.C. State (Feb. 11) and Florida (Feb. 11) … tallied two RBI on a her first home run of the season against Iowa (Feb. 25) … had a season-high five RBI on a 3-for-3 day against St. Francis (Feb. 27) … also had her first double against the Red Flash … followed it up in against St. Francis again with a double and home run for two RBI and two runs scored … had back-to-back two-RBI games versus Dartmouth (Mar. 5) and St. John’s (Mar. 6) … fired off her fourth longball of the season in a 9-1 victory at Campbell (Mar. 26) … had a three-run homer at UNF (Apr. 19) in a 2-for-3 day …. closed the season two hits in the last two games of the season against Stetson (Apr. 22) with two RBI in the final contest.

High School
Named the 2009 Osceola County Player of the Year … was an All-State first team selection in 2009 and 2010 … a four-time All-Orange Belt Conference, three-time All-Central Florida and All-State selection … was the catcher for the Orlando No Fear under the direction of John Bailey and on Team FLA coached by John Rogers.

Personal
Born on March 2, 1992 … daughter of Francis and Jennifer … has one brother, Garrett (22) … majoring in health science.

Single-Game Highs
At-Bats: 5, 2x, last vs. Iowa State (Mar. 19, 2013)
Hits: 3, 4x, last at Lipscomb (Apr. 6, 2012 – Game 2) 
Runs: 2, 5x, last vs FIU (Feb. 13, 2013 - Game 1)
Doubles: 2, 18x, last vs Michigan State (Feb. 24, 2013)
Home Runs: 1, 18x, last vs. Jacksonville (Apr. 14, 2013)  
RBI: 6,  vs. FIU (Feb. 13, 2013 - Game 1)
Walks: 3, 4x, last vs. Ole Miss (Feb. 7, 2014)