1  Shelby Johnson
Shelby Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jefferson, Ga.

High School:
East Jackson HS

Last College:
Texas Tech

Height:
5-3

Position:
OF

B/T:
L/R


05/15/2014

Oshiro, Johnson Earn NFCA All-Region Honors

Seniors collect second set of second-team honors in last week

05/07/2014

ECU Softball Places Four on All-Conference USA Second Team

Kristi Oshiro cited for second-straight year; Wynne, Johnson, Kaluhiokalani-Glackin first-timers

Senior Shelby Johnson
Senior Alex Fieldhouse takes a swing in a 10-2 win at 15th-ranked Tulsa on April 12, 2014.

2014 NFCA All-Mideast Region Second Team
2014 All-Conference USA Second Team

As a Senior (2014):
A Second Team All-Conference USA selection as an outfielder ... Received Second Team All-Mideast Region recognition from the NFCA ... Led the team with a .381 batting average as well as hits (56), runs (43) and stolen bases (36) ... Drew three walks in the season-opener against Grand Canyon (2/7) ... Hit her first-career home run - a two-run shot - in a 2-for-3 performance against Utah State (2/8) ... Went 2-for-3 with a two-run single in the bottom of the sixth to go with two stolen bases, a run and a walk in against Southern Utah (2/8) ... Recorded her third-straight multi-hit game with a 2-for-3 performance against Nevada (2/9) ... Had a 1-for-4 day with a run and stolen base against Delaware State (2/15) ... Scored a run and stole one base against Seton Hall (2/16) ... Went 1-for-1 with a walk, two runs scored and two stolen bases against Drexel (2/16) ... Walked, scored a run and stole one bases against Albany (2/21) ... Batted 2-for-3 with a pair of stolen bases versus 19th-ranked South Alabama (2/21) ... Recorded two hits, including a double, one run, one RBI and stole her 10th base of the season against Delaware (2/23) ... Went 2-for-4 with one stolen base and scored the winning run in a 5-4 victory over Fairfield (2/23) ... Hit .700 (7-for-10) with two doubles, three runs scored and was 4-for-4 on stolen bases in the three-game series sweep over Tennessee Tech (3/1-2) ... Went 3-for-4 with a run scored and a career-high three stolen bases in a 4-3 win in game two, the first three-steal game by an ECU player since Jill Jelnick against UNC Wilmington in 2012 ... Led the team with a .400 (4-for-10) average in three games against UAB (3/8-9) ... Went 2-for-4 and hit a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning in a 2-1 series-opening win over UAB (3/8) ... Had a single and scored twice in a 7-1 series-clinching win over UAB (3/9) ... Recorded two hits and an RBI in game one, before going 4-for-5 with four runs and two stolen bases in game two of a doubleheader at Charlotte (3/15) ... Tripled and scored the team's only run in game one of a doubleheader versus Marshall (3/21) ... Singled, scored and had one RBI in a 12-2 win at FIU (3/30) ... Walked twice, stole one base and scored a run in game one before hitting a home run, walking and stealing a base in game two of a doubleheader at NC State (4/9) ... Had one RBI, scored two runs and stole a base in a 10-2 win over 15th-ranked Tulsa (4/12) ... Stole two bases in the series finale against the Golden Hurricane (4/13) ... Had two hits, two runs scored and two stolen bases in game one and had three hits and two runs in game two of a doubleheader sweep over Elon (4/18) ... Singled, scored, walked twice and stole two bases in a 7-0 win at Louisiana Tech (4/26) ... Tripled and scored the only run in a 1-0 series-clinching win over the Bulldogs (4/27) ... Walked twice, scored two runs and stole two bases in a 6-3 win over UTEP (5/3) ... Went 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI single in a 4-1 win over FIU in the first round of the C-USA Championship (5/8) ... Went 4-for-5 with two runs scored and two stolen bases against Marshall in the C-USA semifinal (5/9).

As a Junior at Texas Tech (2013):
Started 55 of the team's 56 games in her lone season with the Red Raiders...Ranked third on the team with a .333 batting average and drew 35 walks...Tied for second on the team in hits with 57... Had 17 multi-hit games which were tied for the team lead...Led TTU with 19 stolen bases, ranked second on the team in runs with 42 and had 24 RBIs on the season...Also ranked third on the team in on-base percentage at .447... Reached base at least once in each of the first 30 games of the season...Made just one error in 35 chances in the field... Started 47 games in left field, two in right field and the other six as the designated player...Matched Texas Tech's single-game record for hits with a 5-for-5 performance at the plate against IPFW on March 9 and drove in a season-high six RBIs in that game...Went 3-for-3 with three RBIs and two stolen bases in a 15-0 shutout over Troy on March 11...Also stole two bases against DePaul Feb. 10 and Iowa State April 19.

At Chattanooga State (2011-12):
Played two seasons at Chattanooga State under Beth Keylon-Randolph... helped lead the Tigers to the 2012 NJCAA Division I National Championship ... Two-time first team NJCAA All-America... Was also honored as a first team All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) as a sophomore in 2012 ...Named to the first-team all-region team both seasons by both the NJCAA and the TJCAA ... Named Team MVP as a sophomore ... Honored as the squad's Freshman of the Year in 2011 ... Combined to hit .425 over two seasons, including a .473 clip as a sophomore ... Totaled 20 doubles, 16 triples and six home runs during that season ... Recorded 53 RBIs during her time at Chattanooga State, with 36 of those coming in 2012 ... Known for her speed on the base paths as she swiped 135 total bases in two seasons ... Finished second nationally with a school record 83 stolen bases and was only caught as a sophomore...Hit .369 with 52 steals during her initial season in 2011.

East Jackson High School:
Lettered four years at East Jackson HS under head coach Jason Rainey...Played club ball for the Georgia Elite under coach Brett Sampson...Three-time First Team All-State selection (2008-10)...Helped East Jackson to back-to-back regional championships in 2008 and 2009...Stole 59 bases and hit .312 as a senior...Batted .370 and swiped a Georgia state record 61 bases as a junior...Hit .376 and had 59 steals as a sophomore...Also lettered four years in basketball at East Jackson HS...Intended major is communications...Personal: Born March 5 to Melissa and Chris Johnson in Atlanta, Ga.