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Jade Rhodes
Jade Rhodes

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Sarasota, Fla.

High School:
Sarasota

Height:
5-10

Position:
1B/OF

Bats-Throws:
R-R

SOPHOMORE YEAR (2014): Appeared in 56 games, while starting 54 as the primary first baseman...Batted .218 with 21 runs scored, 34 hits, eight doubles, seven home runs and 45 RBI...Her RBI total was good for third-highest on the team behind Branndi Melero (78) and Kasey Cooper (77)...Hit .364 (24-for-66) with runners in scoring position...Her RBI total also marks for a tie for the fifth-highest total in a single seson in Auburn history...Slugged .404 and walked 10 times with a .272 on-base percentage...Hit three grand slams, one each vs. IPFW (3/14), Georgia State (3/26) and Kentucky (3/30)...Marked a .989 fielding percentage at first base, comitting only four errors with 27 double-plays...In conference play, Rhodes batted .130 in 19 games...In 54 at-bats, she had seven hits with three home runs and one double along with eight RBI...Hit her first double of her collegiate career as part of a 2-for-3 game vs. Morehead State (2/8)...Hit her first home run of her Auburn career vs. Jacksonville State (2/22), a three-run home run...Totaled seven multi-hit games in 2014...Longest hitting streak of nine games during the season occurring with a 1-for-2 game vs. Troy (3/12) through a 1-for-3 game vs. Mississippi State (3/23)...Had only one hit in the NCAA Minneapolis Regional after going 1-for-3 with one double and one RBI vs. Green Bay (5/17) in the first elimination game...Had a great SEC Tournament performance, going 3-for-7 over two games vs. South Carolina (5/7) and Alabama (5/8) with one RBI in each game.

FRESHMAN YEAR (2013): Appeared in 25 games with six starts ... Hit .083 with two RBI ... Appeared in 16 SEC games with five starts ... Singled and stole a base against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi ... Delivered RBI single in game two vs. Appalachian State.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Kelly Risley ... Helped lead Sarasota to two regional championships and one district championship ... Lettered three years in softball and one year in basketball.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Kerry and Arthur Rhodes ... Has one brother, Trey, and one sister, Fa ... Father, Arthur, played professionally for 21 years spending 20 seasons in Major League Baseball and winning the 2011 World Series as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals ... Major: Undecided.