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Kelsi Briggs hits game-winning home run in the bottom of the sixth inning
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Head coach Tracey Kee, junior Cicely Lopez and sophomore Alex Fieldhouse talk about the season starting in less than two weeks.
Watch highlights from East Carolina softball's 2011 season.
|Senior Alex Fieldhouse takes a swing in a 10-2 win at 15th-ranked Tulsa on April 12, 2014.|
2013 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2011 Conference USA All-Tournament Team
As a Senior (2014):
One of just three players to start every single game of the season ... Hit .258 and scored 29 runs while ranking second on the team with eight home runs, 37 RBI and four sacrifice flies ... Tallied 15 extra-base hits and a .477 slugging percentage ... Went 3-for-3 with two home runs for her first-career multi-homer game and added four RBI, two runs and a walk in the 8-4, season-opening victory over Grand Canyon (2/7) ... Drove in a run on a sacrifice fly against Delaware State (2/15) ... Had a 2-for-5 day, including a two-run single and a two-run double, to finish with three runs and four RBI in an 11-6 win over Seton Hall (2/16) ... Recorded an RBI single and scored a run against Drexel (2/16) ... Went 1-for-3 with her first-career grand slam home run in the first inning in a 7-6 win over Albany (2/21) ... Hit a solo home run to lead off the fourth inning against 19th-ranked South Alabama (2/21) ... Hit an RBI single, doubled and scored two runs in a 2-for-4 performance versus Delaware (2/23) ... Scored a run in a 5-4 victory over Fairfield (2/23) ... Had a 2-for-4 day with an RBI single and two runs scored in a 7-1 win over Tennessee Tech (3/1) ... Hit a game-tying RBI single and walked once in a 2-1 series-opening victory over UAB (3/8) ... Went 2-for-3 with an RBI double in game two of the doubleheader against the Blazers ... Batted 2-for-2 and hit a solo home run in the first game of a doubleheader against Eastern Illinois (3/11) ... Hit two sacrifice flies, stole one base and scored a run in game two of a doubleheader sweep at Charlotte (3/15) ... Went 2-for-3 with a game-tying solo home run and a double at North Carolina (3/26) ... Hit a pair of RBI singles and scored a run in the first game of a doubleheader at FIU (3/29) ... Had an RBI single and scored a run in the 12-2 series finale win over the Panthers (3/30) ... Hit an RBI triple and scored once in game one before going 2-for-3 with two runs in game two of a doubleheader sweep over Southern Miss (4/5) ... Went 2-for-2 with a walk, triple and two RBI against the Golden Eagles (4/6) ... Hit an RBI single in game one and launched a solo home run in game two of a doubleheader at NC State (4/9) ... Hit her eighth home run of the season in game one and had one RBI in game two of a doubleheader split at 15th-ranked Tulsa (4/12) ... Hit an RBI single in a 4-2 win over Elon (4/18) ... Hit a sacrifice fly against Marshall in the C-USA semifinals (5/9).
As A Junior (2013):
Selected to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... One of only four players on the team to start all 52 games and one of only three to do it in the same position (third base) ... Ended her season with a .309 batting average, 21 runs, 47 hits, 13 doubles, two triples, seven home run, 39 RBI, 85 total bases, .559 slugging percentage, 21 walks and a .386 slugging percentage ... Also stole four bases, fielded at a .955 clip and racked up 122 assists ... Hit .353 with 12 of her hits and six home runs plus 16 RBI in the third inning ... Stood out in the late innings with a .538 batting average ... Led the team with her four game-winning RBI ... Hit .429 with four RBI and six hits at the Pirate Classic (2/8-10) ... Drove in a run with a sacrifice fly against Cleveland State (2/8) ... Had two hits, including a double, against Ohio (2/8) ... Put up a hit and an RBI against Ohio (2/9) ... Doubled twice and drove in a pair of runs against Towson (2/10) ... Had a .500 batting average (3-for-6) with a triple and a home run at the Pirate Clash (2/15-16) ... Recorded a single and walk against St. John's (2/15) ... Tallied two extra base hits, a triple and the game-winning home run), plus knocked in a pair of runs against Georgetown (2/15) ... Walked three times and scored the game-winner in a 1-0 win against St. John's (2/16) ... Doubled and drove in a run against Liberty (2/22) ... Hit a three-run home run that gave ECU the lead in the four inning vs. Fairfield (2/22) ... Tallied a hit, walk and stolen base against Notre Dame (2/24) ... Hit a two-run home run and was intentionally walked against Liberty (2/24) ... Went two-for-three with a home run and run scored against Elon (2/27) ... Had two hits and an RBI plus a run scored against Binghamton (3/1) ... Knocked in three with two hits (including both a double and home run) and a walk against North Carolina (3/1) ... Doubled and drove in a run against North Dakota (3/3) ... Had a single and walk plus knocked in a run in the first game against UAB (3/16) ... Tripled and drove in a run in the first contest against Houston (3/23) ... Had both a home run and double in the first game against North Carolina State (3/27) ... Doubled twice and also had a single, scored a pair of runs and knocked in five in the first game against UTEP (3/29) ... Had a hit, an RBI and walk in the second game against the Miners (3/29) ... Completed her weekend with two RBI off a sacrifice fly and double against UTEP (3/30) ... Was named the C-USA Hitter-of-the-Week for the first time in her career on April 1 after hitting .412 (7-for-17) in the team's five games when she totaled four runs, four doubles, nine RBI, 14 total bases, a .874 slugging percentage and an on-base percentage of .421 ... Five of her seven hits went for extra bases and she produced five two-out RBI on the week ... Had three hits, two RBI and a stolen base in the first contest against UNC Wilmington (4/3) ... Concluded the series against the Seahawks with two hits plus two runs scored (4/3) ... Was walked three times and scored a pair of run in the third game against No. 22 Tulsa (4/7) ... Had five hits, four runs scored and seven RBI in the three-game sweep of Marshall (4/13-14) ... Walked twice and scored a run in the first game against Memphis (4/20) ... Doubled in each of the final two games against the Tigers (4/20-21) ... Had a hit in each game against Southern Miss. (4/27) ... Recorded a pair of walks in the final two contests against UCF (5/4-5).
As A Sophomore (2012):
Continued to develop and demonstrated large strides at the plate ... Started 52 of team's 53 games, 50 at third base and two at first ... Finished with single-season career highs in batting average (.268), hits (40), runs batted in (18), slugging percentage (.342) and stolen bases (three) ... Also struck out a personal-low 18 times, nearly half of freshman year total (34) ... Ended the campaign tied for fourth on the team in hits and home runs, alone in fourth in walks, fifth in slugging percentage and knotted for fifth in RBI ... Put down a team third-best eight sacrifice bunts, tied for the eighth most in Conference USA ... Hit from second to eighth in the order, most often appearing at the third slot (24 contests) ... Defensively, set a career high with 102 assists, the third most on the squad and eighth in Conference USA ... Topped the team reaching base 45.2 percent of the time (14-for-31) when leading off an inning ... Drove in 11 runs with two outs, ranking fourth among ECU players and only two behind leader Kristi Oshiro ... Paced the squad with six game-winning RBI, four within the first month of the season ... Compiled a career-long eight-game hitting streak (4/6-21), the second-longest run on the squad, two games behind classmate Jordan Lewis ... Finished with 10 multiple-hit games and four multi-RBI contests after registering five and two, respectively, as a freshman ... Batted a club-best .417 (five-for-12) in four games as the cleanup hitter ... Drove in 10 runs out of the third spot while posting a .301 average (22-for-73) ... When facing a 2-2 or 3-1 count, hit .400 (10-for-25) ... Also found success with a full count, batting .318 (seven-for-22) ... Primarily a pull hitter with 17 hits to left field and nine to center or right ... Finished the Conference USA season with a .231 average, 15 hits and 10 walks ... Hit .344 (11-for-32) in league play with the bases empty ... Reached base in 11-straight C-USA contests, the longest streak by a Pirate during the campaign ... Tallied 51 assists in league games, good for third on the squad and tied for fourth among C-USA players ... Tied for the team lead with 10 walks during home games ... Also hit .296 (16-for-54) inside the ECU Softball Stadium and drove in a club third-best nine runs ... Paced the squad with a .405 average (15-for-37), 15 hits and eight runs scored in 12 neutral site contests ... Got off to a strong start, ranking third among ECU players with .305 (25-for-82) batting average and 13 RBI in the first 27 games of the campaign ... Placed third on the squad during February with a .316 average (12-for-38) while tying for the top spot in hits ... Drove in a career-high four runs against Canisius (2/10) ... Set a personal best with seven assists versus No. 21 Louisville (2/17) ... Named to Easton Bama Bash All-Tournament Team (2/24-26) after driving in three runs and scoring a trio ... Hit initial career triple and stole a base for the first time versus SIU Edwardsville (2/24) ... Posted the highest batting average of any player at the DeMarini Invitational (3/3-4), hitting .615 during the four games ... Registered first home run of the season against Creighton (3/10) and scored a career-high three runs versus the Blue Jays ... Matched personal best with three hits versus Creighton (3/10) after establishing mark five games earlier against Indiana (3/4) ... Batted .375 in UAB series (4/6-7) ... Hit game-winning solo home run with two outs in sixth inning of the opener against Southern Miss (4/21).
As A Freshman (2011):
A Conference USA All-Tournament Team honoree who played in 57 games and started 49, all at third base ... Turned in a memorable performance during the league tournament, scoring the game-winning run in the championship versus Tulsa (5/14) and hitting a contest-deciding home run against Houston (5/13) in the 1-0 semifinal triumph ... Completed the event with a .375 (three-for-eight) batting average, .750 slugging percentage and three runs scored ... Pirates posted a 34-15 record (.694 winning percentage) in starts ... Ranked second on the team in sacrifice bunts (12/fourth most in C-USA), third in home runs (three) and assists (47) and fourth in doubles (seven) and total bases (45) ... Recorded five two-hit games and a pair of multiple-RBI contests ... Registered a season-high three runs batted in versus New Mexico State (3/4) ... Pieced together a six-game hitting streak (2/12-19), the second-longest among the squad's 10 freshmen ... Batted most often in the seventh (15) or fifth (12) spots in the order, posting a .340 average (16-for-47) when in the seven hole ... Reached base 48.6 percent of the time (18-for-37) leading off an inning, trailing only Oshiro's 56.2 percent clip ... Finished the season with one pinch hit in five at-bats, but it was a go-ahead home run in the top of the eighth inning at Marshall (3/19) ... Started the year strong, recording a .308 batting average (eight-for-26) in February and driving in a team second-best seven runs during March ... Registered first hit of career at then-No. 3 Georgia (2/12) ... Drove in the game-winning run against Northern Colorado (3/6) ... Hit a double in both Saturday games against UCF (4/9) ... Tallied one hit and scored the game-winning run versus Maryland (5/21) in the Pirates' 2-0 win over the Terrapins during the NCAA College Park Regional.
Rosary High School
Four-year letterwinner who earned all-Trinity League honors each season ... Started as an honorable mention selection before second-team pick and back-to-back first-team honors ... Helped Rosary to Trinity League championships as a sophomore and junior ... Wrapped up career with second-team all-county honors and the team's defensive player-of-the-year award ... As a senior, earned a spot on the Orange County squad for the Orange County vs. Riverside County All-Star Softball Game and participated in the 11th Orange County Coaches All-Star Showcase ... Named team's defensive player-of-the-year as a sophomore ... Received the Royals' Pursuing Victory with Honor award as a freshman ... Played volleyball for Rosary, earning the squad's offensive player-of-the-year award at the end of her junior campaign ... Gained additional softball experience playing for the So Cal Explosion Gold summer travel team, which took 25th-place at the 2009 ASA Gold Nationals ... Served as a Rosary High School ambassador and a member of the school's sports committee ... Received Silver Honor Roll recognition junior and senior years and was a Leaders of Tomorrow Salute award recipient as a junior.
Graduated with a degree as a health fitness specialist major ... Daughter of Mike and Suzie Fieldhouse ... Has one brother, Ken.