#7 Brittani Houghton
Career Highlights: Combined with Amanda Knowles for the first combined no-hitter by two Florida freshmen in the first game of the 2002 season. As a Freshman (2002): Pitched in all but one of the 25 games she's appeared in ... started in 14 games, five of those starts at pitcher ... Registered 22 appearances as a reliever and five as a starter for 50.1 innings...Pitched a complete game, three-hit shutout in 8-0 win over Auburn March 27 for the first win of her career...Struck out 10 and allowed only four hits in six innings in 7-4 win vs. South Florida April 10...Picked up her first save of the season with three innings of relief in win over Arkansas March 30...Did not allow a hit in four different appearances this year ... combined with Amanda Knowles for the first no-hitter by two Florida freshman in the first game of the season...Struck out four in win against No.9 Washington Feb. 14...Has three hits and three runs this season ... scored two runs and had a stolen base as a pinch runner against Tennessee ... saw action at the mound in all three Mississippi State games.
High School: A graduate of Fort Myers High School ... National Federation of State High School Associations record holder for number of strike-outs in a single extra inning game with 33 ... also holds records in career strike-outs, stolen bases, and batting average ... member of the 2001 All-State Team...voted First Team All-Conference from 1998-2002, as well as team MVP from 1999-2002...led team to regional runner up honors in 2000...helped her club team, the Martin County Fillies to a second place finish at the ASA State Tournament ... Fillies were coached by Ty Young ... played volleyball ... an International Baccalaureate Diploma recipient ... a member of Fellowship of Christian athletes.
Personal: Born May 10, 1983, in Fort Myers, Fla. ... full name is Brittani Lane Houghton ... parents are Mahlan and Paula Houghton ... has a younger brother, Billy ... enjoys playing volleyball, shopping, church, and working out ... also considered Stetson, Stanford, Ole Miss, Furman and South Florida ... chose Florida because it has great academics and athletics and is in a great location.
Houghton's Career Highs
AB - 3, three times; last at LSU, 3/9/02
R - 1, five times; last at Tennessee, 4/26/02
H - 1, three times, last at Cal- St. Fullerton, 3/6/02
BB - 1 at UCLA, 3/3/02
SB - 1, two times; last at Tennessee, 4/26/02
PO - 1, five times; last vs. Auburn, 3/27/02
A - 2 at South Florida, 4/10/02
IP - 6.0 at South Florida, 4/10/02
H - 3 vs. Auburn, 3/27/02*
R - 0 vs. Auburn, 3/27/02*
ER - 0 vs. Auburn, 3/27/02*
SO - 10 at South Florida, 4/10/02
BB - 4 at South Florida, 4/10/02
* - must have pitched 5 or more innings
|Houghton's Career Stats|