SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll Announced
Season is highlighted by fourth-consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament
Senior Rachel Riley works six scoreless innings in relief; Joiner hits two-run homer
Cervantes homers for second consecutive night, Carroll hits go-ahead round tripper
Sunday will mark Senior Day to honor UK's six-member class of 2012
Cumbess' First-Career No-Hitter Clinches Series Over Georgia; Wildcats clinch series vs. UGA for just the second time in school history and first since 2000
Bell's No Hitter Clinches Sweep of No. 22 LSU; Bell tosses fifth-career no hitter, O'Brien drives in game-winning run
Softball's Late Charge Falls Short to No. 10/11 Georgia; Cervantes' seventh-inning homer not enough
Bell Leads Charge in Upset of No. 10/11 Georgia; Senior strikeouts 12 in win, Jolly adds insurance run with solo homer
Cardiac Cats Walk Off With 9-7 Extra-Inning Win; Silence homer in eighth gives Cats walk-off win
Riley Leads Wildcats to Series-Evening Victory; Riley strikes out five in first shutout of the season
Senior (2012): Appeared in 25 games and scored 10 runs in her final campaign ... Recorded a hit, a run and six putouts in a start in left field in the loss to Maryland ... Scored runs in back-to-back games vs. Stephen F. Austin in the Ragin' Cajuin Invite ... Scored as a pinch runner in UK's comeback extra-inning win over Arkansas ... Tapped home in all three games against Georgia as a pinch runner.
Junior (2011): Appeared in 29 games and made 12 starts in the outfield ... Batted .276 with a pair of stolen bases on the season ... Saw her first action of the season as a pinch runner in the victory over Southern Illinois ... Recorded a putout in left field in the upset win over Tennessee ... Singled and scored in the win over LSU ... Posted a single in a loss at Louisville ... Recorded her first career multi hit game with a pair of singles and an RBI in the series-clinching victory over Mississippi State ... Started two games in right field in the MSU series ... Had a pair of hits in the series sweep of No. 5 Florida ... Recorded a hit and five putouts in a loss to No. 2 Georgia ... Singled in a win at Marshall ... Singled and scored in the opening game win against South Carolina ... Tapped home as the winning run in the walk-off victory over No. 2 Michigan in the NCAA Tournament.
Sophomore (2010): An All-SEC Academic team performer ... Appeared in 37 games while batting .333 and scoring seven times ... Swiped a base and scored in a loss to No. 2 Michigan ... Touched home as a pinch-runner in the win over Florida ... Registered a putout in left field in relief action against Louisville ... Recorded two putouts in left field in the first game against Alabama ... Posted back-to-back games with a base hit single at the Buzz Classic ... Registered her first collegiate hit with a single in the win over Evansville ... Also scored twice in that contest ... Tapped home as a pinch runner in a UK upset of No. 5 Arizona State to open the 2010 season.
Freshman (2009): Was an All-SEC Academic team performer ... Scored 12 times and stole four bags as UK's primary pinch runner ... Made four plate appearances ... Saw her first collegiate action as a pinch runner in UK's win over Oregon ... Made her first plate appearance against DePaul ... Scored twice at the Hatter Classic as a pinch runner in wins over Centenary and Maryland ... Was struck by the pitch and would go on to score a run in her lone plate appearance against LSU ... Swiped two bases in the series with Arkansas ... Saw her first career field action when she played an inning in left field in a loss to Tennessee ... Scored after stealing a base in a UK win over South Carolina.
High School: A three-year letterwinner at Paris High School ... As a senior she batted .409 while leading the team with 20 stolen bases ... Racked up numerous awards as a junior and senior, earning All-State honors as a third baseman as a senior ... Named the Offensive Player of the Year in 2008 ... Also tabbed the Utility Player of the Year and the Ladycat of the Year in her senior season ... All-State academic team performer in her last season ... Claimed the state title in power lifting during her senior year, while finishing as the runner up in her first junior year ... A member of the 2006 bi-area volleyball championship team ... An honor graduate ... Graduated as one of the top-10 members of her class ... Named a Texas Scholar in 2008 ... A member of both the National Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society, while competing in a variety of academic contests including writing, science fair and future problem solving ... Father, Dirk Abbott, was a member of the track and football teams at Oklahoma Panhandle State University.