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9  Brooke Swann
Brooke Swann

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Callao, Va.

High School:
Northumberland

Height:
5-9

Position:
Pitcher

Birthdate:
10/04/1986

B/T:
R/R


As A Junior (2008)
Established herself as the leader of the Pirate pitching staff after Toni Paisley went down with an injury ... Started 42 games and made 54 total appearances, the most in a year in school history ... Pitched 30 complete games, the seventh-most in a season for ECU ... Finished the year with a 25-20 overall record ... Her 25 victories are the eighth-most in a single-season in Pirate history and ranked her 30th in the NCAA for wins on the year ... Totaled 181 strikeouts, the eighth-highest single season total in the Pirate record books ...Ranked among the C-USA leaders in saves (T-first/3), appearances (first/54), games started (T-first/42), innings pitched (second/288.2), wins (third) and strikeouts (fourth) ... For her career, now stands sixth in strikeouts (261), tied for sixth in wins (33), tied for sixth in saves (3), seventh in innings pitched (401.2), eighth in appearances (83), 10th in shutouts (11), 10th in games started (57) and 10th in complete games (38) in the ECU record books ... Threw her first career no hitter against Delaware (3/1/08) in the Pirate Clash ... Pitched a complete-game, three hit shutout against Boston College (2/17/08) in the Pirate Invitational ... Earned the win in the school's first-ever NCAA Tournament victory, a 4-2 triumph over Mississippi Valley State (5/17/08) ... Made 10 appearances where she did not allow an earned run ... Held hitters to a .231 batting average with the bases empty and a .273 average with two outs.

As A Sophomore (2007)
Made 10 appearances with five starts ... Pitched a complete-game, five-inning shutout with a career-high 10 strikeouts vs. Vermont in the Pirate Clash (3/2/07) ... Allowed only nine runs in her first four appearances, compiling an ERA of 1.45 in those contests.

As A Freshman (2006)
Led Conference USA with a 1.52 ERA ... Allowed just two home runs in 78.1 innings of work ... Opponents batted just .199 against her, the second-lowest in C-USA ... Went 15.2 innings (four appearances) to begin her career before allowing a run ... Started the season with a complete game shutout against Florida Atlantic (2/10/06) ... Proceeded to have four more complete-game shutouts during the season: against Towson, Sacred Heart, Buffalo and Campbell ... Allowed just one run in 27.1 innings over six appearances (3/4/06-4/5/06).

Northumberland High School
Four-year letterwinner ... Four-time all-district player ... Three-time all-region and all-state selection ... Three-time region Pitcher-of-the-Year ... District Pitcher-of-the-Year as a junior and senior ... Led team to the state championship game in 2003 and a district title in 2004 ... Two-time Region A Champion ... Served as team captain ... Coached by Debra Harrington ... Four-year letterwinner on the volleyball team ... Earned a varsity letter on the basketball team as freshman and sophomore.

Career Single-Game Highs
Innings Pitched:
10.0, at UCF 3/8/08
Strikeouts: 10, vs. Vermont 3/2/07

Personal
Academic major is sport studies ... Parents are Warren and Bonnie Swann ... Has one younger brother (Blaine).