#6 Nikki Baldwin
Career Honors: NFCA Scholar-Athlete (2002-04), All-SEC Honor Roll (2003-04)
As a Junior (2004): Primarily served as a pinch runner ... Played in 44 games and started three ... Scored the game winning run in the first game of both the Ole Miss and South Carolina series ... 7-for-8 stealing bases season ... Was caught stealing in her first attempt in the season opener and was not caught stealing the rest of the season.
As a Sophomore (2003): Outfielder who started in 36 of 51 games played ... Finished the season with a .235 batting average (20-for-85) with over half her hits in conference action ... Earned a perfect fielding percentage with 24 putouts and two assists ... Vs. Texas-Arlington Feb. 1 went 1-1 including a sacrifice and a two-run double to drive in the game-winning run ... Went a perfect 2-2 with two runs scored, a double, a walk, and a RBI against Ole Miss March 29 ... Got a hit in the first two games of the series at No. 8 Georgia including her third double on the season ... Got a hit and posted two runs scored against No. 17 Alabama April 8 ... ... Went a perfect 1-1, including a walk and the game-winning RBI double, her fourth two-base hit on the season, to help Florida claim a 2-0 win over Tennessee April 18 ... Hit a two-run double, her fifth on the season, against in-state rival No. 13 Florida State, making her the only Gator to register a RBI in that contest ... 2-for-4 with a run scored in game one of the Mississippi State series ... recorded a career-high five putouts in the outfield in the first game of the LSU series.
As a Freshman (2002): Outfielder whose 44 starts were second most among Florida freshmen Finished the season with a .210 (22-for-105) average ... 22 hits were second-most among Florida freshman Went a perfect 3-for-3 against Purdue on March 1 with a RBI and run Hit and scored in every game of St. Johns series on Feb. 19 2-for-3 with two runs scored vs. Kentucky on March 16 Two stolen bases vs. UT-Chattanooga on Feb. 15 Was not caught stealing, going 5-for-5 on the season Went 2-for-2 with a double and scored a run in Florida's 15-3 win over Tennessee on April 26.
High School: A graduate of South Dade High School ... Coached by Ken Fagan ... First softball player at her high school to play for a Division I school Received MVP honors all four years Also received All-Dade County 2000 and 2001, 2000-2001 All-State Honorable Mention, and Second Team All-County in 1998 and 1999 Her team was District Champs in 2000 Also ran cross country for two years ... member of the National Honor Society, and four year academic letter, as well as graduating in the top 10 percent of her class ... Summer team was the Miami Stingrays, coached by Gator Rebhan.
Baldwin's Career Highs
AB - 4, four times; last vs. Mississippi State, 4/26/03
R - 2, four times; last vs. Alabama, 4/8/03
H - 3 vs. Purdue, 3/1/02
Streak - 5 games, 4/18-4/26/03 (.429, 6-for-14, 1 run, 2 2B, 1 BB)
RBI - 2, two times; last vs. Florida State, 4/23/03
2B - 1, nine times; last vs. Florida State, 4/23/03
BB - 2 vs. No. 16 Cal-State Fullerton, 3/6/02
SB - 2 vs. UT-Chattanooga, 2/15/02
PO - 5 vs. LSU, 5/3/03
A - 1, three times, last vs. Mississippi St., 4/26/03
|Baldwin's Career Stats|