#2 Lindsey Cameron
Career Honors: First team All-SEC (2003 & 2005) … NCAA Region Four All-Tournament Team (2003) … Gator Invitational All-Tournament Team (2003) … Cox Communications Classic All-Tournament Team (2003) … SEC Player of the Week (3/10/03) … SEC Academic Honor Roll (2004) ... First team NFCA/Louisville Slugger All-Southeast Region (2005)
Career Highlights: Known for highlight worthy plays in the outfield and a strong arm … Did not play outfield until coming to Florida and is now a mainstay in left field … Had a hit in 11 straight plate appearances in 2005 from the second game of the Arkansas series to the second game of the Ole Miss series, an NCAA record ... Tied the freshman record for batting average and set freshman records for slugging percentage (.571) and sacrifice flies (4) … Florida third all-time leading hitter with a .315 career batting average, up from .282 at the end of her sophomore season … Second all-time leading slugging percentage (.551) … Just three home runs away from setting the career record ... Ranks in the top 20 of every career offensive category and could set many new career records in her senior campaign.
As a Junior (2005): Led the Gators in batting average, hits, home runs, RBI and slugging percentage, despite missing 13 games due to a wrist injury ... Recorded only 13 strikeouts from the plate all season ... Scored game winning runs over Jacksonville, Temple, Ole Miss, South Carolina (two games) and Kentucky ... Recorded the game-winning RBI over FIU, Appalachian State, Coastal Carolina, South Florida, Iowa State, Southern Illinois, Pittsburgh, Long Beach State, Arkansas, Ole Miss (two games), South Carolina and Kentucky ... Went 2-for-3 and scored a run against FIU ... Tied a career-high two doubles, scored two runs and added two RBI against Appalachian State ... Had a career-high four put outs against Oklahoma at Clearwater ... Tied a career-high when she hit two solo home runs for two of the Gators' three runs in a victory over Notre Dame at the GRU Classic ... Went 3-for-4, hitting a homerun and adding three RBI to her season total against Coastal Carolina at the GRU Classic ... Tied season high three RBI, including one home run against USF ... Had three RBI, one home run, four hits and eight total bases in three games at the UNLV Invite ... Tallied five runs, seven RBI, seven hits and two home runs at the USF Louisville Slugger Invitational ... Went 9-for-12 from the plate in the SEC weekend opener at Arkansas ... Tallied four runs scored, one home run, two RBI and 13 total bases at Arkansas ... Set a career-high four hits in a single game against Arkansas ... Her eight game hitting streak was snapped after failing to record a hit in the first game of the Alabama series ... Recorded three runs scored, one hit and one RBI during a three game set against No. 10 Alabama in Gainesville ... Tallied five hits, two runs and one RBI during a three game set against South Carolina in Columbia ... Missed 13 games after South Carolina sue to a wrist injury suffered while sliding into second at South Carolina ... Recorded a hit and a run scored in the series against FSU, her first series back after her injury ... Went 2-for-4, hitting her 12th homerun of the season and registering a season-high five RBIs in the first game of the three-game series at Kentucky ... Went 3-for-4, hitting her 13th homerun of the season, scoring two runs and recording an RBI in the second game at Kentucky ... Went 2-for-4 with an RBI in the final game at Kentucky ... Grabbed a career-best two assists in the first game of the SEC Tournament against Tennessee as she gunned down runners at both third and home from left field ... Went 2-for-3, hitting her 10th double of the season and scoring a run in the SEC Tournament game against LSU
As a Sophomore (2004): Finished the season with a .239 batting average and a .387 slugging percentage … Played in 56 games and started 52 … Played 53 games in the outfield … Led the team in RBI through most of the season ... Went on a seven game hitting streak from Feb. 21 to Feb. 28 ... Had three RBI in Feb. 7 win over Arkansas ... Hit home runs in back-to-back games vs. Houston and Centenary ... Had the game-winning hit in back-to-back games vs. Jacksonville and Winthrop in the Cox Communications Classic ... Went 2-for-3 with an RBI vs. Jacksonville ... Went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two RBI and a run scored vs. UConn ... Went 2-for-4 with a two RBI, a double and a triple vs. Western Michigan ... Was a perfect 2-for-2 in Florida's win over Michigan State in California ... Scored the game-winning run in the second win over Cal State Northridge ... Went 2-for-3 with a run scored and a double in back-to-back games vs. Cal State Northridge and Jacksonville ... Went 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored in Florida's loss to Alabama ... Had the game-winning hit in 2-1 win over Auburn ... Went 1-for-2 with a double and two runs scored in that game ... Went 1-for-2 with two walks, a double and two runs scored in the final game of the Auburn series ... Was 2-for-3 in Florida win over Georgia.
As a Freshman (2003): A natural infielder who played outfield most of the season to get her bat in the lineup … Second on the team with a .316 batting average and led the team with 35 runs scored … Had a .614 slugging percentage in conference games, a freshman record … Finished the season on a four-game hitting streak … In her first appearance as a Gator Cameron went 2-3 at the plate including a run ... Went 2-3 against Illinois-Chicago Feb. 7 including a season-best two doubles, three runs scored, and a RBI ... During the 2003 GRU Classic, hit a two-run double to right field to give the Gators the come-from-behind-win over in-state rival South Florida Feb. 7 ... Hit first collegiate career triple against UT-Chattanooga Feb. 14 ... Hit her first collegiate career home run against Illinois Feb. 21 during the Cox Communications Classic, while finishing the outing with a 3-4 performance including two RBI … Went 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBI in final game at Auburn ... Really broke out in the Kentucky series going 8-for-11 with eight RBI and six runs ... Hit four home runs in the series including two in the second game ... Recorded a career-high five at-bats at No. 22 South Florida April 2 and hit her seventh home run of the season -- a two-run shot up the left side ... Hit the game-winning home run in a 1-0 win over No. 8 Georgia ... Went 1-for-2 with five RBI in the second game of the LSU series ... Hit a grand slam in the bottom of the first inning and later hit a sacrifice fly for her fifth RBI ... Went 2-for-3 with a home run to score Florida's only run of the game in Florida's second SEC Tournament semifinal game against LSU … Had a hit in all three of Florida's NCAA Tournament games, including a 2-for-3 performance against UT-Arlington.
High School: A graduate of Palm Beach Gardens High School … Led team in batting average all three years … Team was the 2001 district champ and 6A state runner up … Earned MVP honors her freshman and junior seasons and was the offensive MVP her sophomore season … Was a three0time all-county selection and earned second-team All-State honors in 2001 … Also played volleyball … Played summer ball for the Florida Lady Gators … Coached by Gary Fitzpatrick … Team won the 2000 and 2001 Pony National Championships … Was recognized as a member of Palm Beach Gardens High School's 3.0 and 3.5 club for academic achievement … A member of Pizzazz choral ensemble, Future Business Leaders of America and Young Women in Excellence.
Cameron Career Bests
AB - 5, two times; last vs. USF, 3/5/05
R - 3, three times; last vs. Jacksonville, 3/4/05
H - 4 at Arkansas, 3/20/05
Streak - 8 games (2/8-2/22/03, .565, 13-for-23, 8R, 6 RBI, 1 2B, 1 3B, 2 HR, 1 BB, 4 SB) and 8 games (3/12/05-3/26/05, .621, 18-for-29, 9 R, 12 RBI, 4 HR, 2 2B, 2 SB)
RBI - 5, two times; last at Kentucky, 5/07/05
2B - 2, three times; last vs. Appalachian St. , 2/4/05
3B - 1, three times; last vs. Western Michigan, 2/28/04
HR - 2, two times; last vs. Notre Dame, 2/11/05
BB - 2, three times; last vs. Alabama, 3/29/05
SB - 1, 24 times; last at South Carolina, 4/09/05
PO - 4, two times; last vs. Oklahoma, 2/5/05
A - 2 vs. Tennessee, 5/12/05
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