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Maria Mitchell
Maria Mitchell

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Opelika, Ala.

High School:
Opelika HS

Last College:
Wallace State CC

Height:
6-0

Position:
C

Experience:
TR

Bats-Throws:
R-R

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014 AT AUBURN): Played in 16 games for the Tigers in 2013 with two starts at the DP position vs. Samford (2/21) and Jacksonville State (2/22)...Was primarily a pinch hitter, batting .278 with 18 at-bats and five hits, while scoring three times...Also had one double and two home runs with 10 RBI and a .667 slugging percentage...Only two at-bats in SEC play with no hits...Of her two home runs, one was a grand slam coming vs. Savannah State (3/15)...Her first Division I home run came vs. Winthrop (2/16) in a pinch-hit role.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013 AT WALLACE STATE CC): Hit seven doubles and seven home runs in one season at Wallace State, while hitting .350 with a .406 on-base percentage and 30 RBIs...Hit walk off double against Shelton State for the win...Hit 300 foot home run at the National Junior College Tournament in in the semi-final game... 2013 National Champion with Wallace State and Region 22 Champion.

HIGH SCHOOL: All-State Catcher 2011...All County 1st Team 2010, 2011, 2012...All Area 2010, 2011, 2012...Team Captain 2012...Batting Average .383 with 41 RBIs, OB% .415 with 12 SBs...Member of A/B Honor Roll, Girl's A Club.

PERSONAL: Daughter of John and Kathy Mitchell...Has one sister... Major: Business Administration