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#23 Mary Ratliff
  • Sophomore, 5-8, L/R
  • Outfield/Catcher
  • Mt. Sterling, Ky. (Montgomery County)
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences

Career Honors: SEC Freshman Honor Roll (2005)

As a Freshman (2005): Finished the season with a .256 batting average as a pinch hitter or designated player ... Saw first collegiate action as a pinch runner against Florida International ... As a pinch hitter, knocked in two runs against USF at the GRU Classic ... Led the Gators with a .667 batting average at the GRU Classic ... Recorded the game winning hit against Loyola-Marymount at the Long Beach State Tournament ... Hit the first double of her career against Loyola-Marymount ... Went a career best 2-for-2 in the second game of the doubleheader at Kentucky, hitting her second double of the season, recording two RBIs and scoring a run ... Had a hit and a run scored in the third game of the series with Kentucky

High School: A graduate of Montgomery County High School … Coached by Bart Rison … 2004 3A Kentucky High School Athletics Association Player of the Year and Kentucky Prep Softball Player of the Year … Earned the 2004 Kentucky high School Athletic Directors' Association Overall Female Athlete of the Year award … Four time all-state selection … Voted team MVP all four years … Three-time Gatorade Player of the Year … Member of the KHSAA State Championships All Tournament Team in 2003 … Team captain for three seasons … Earned teams' Gold Glove Award twice … Led the team in doubles all four years and set the Kentucky record for career doubles with 65, breaking the previous record of 53 … … Started playing varsity softball in the sixth grade … Earned a varsity letter every year since sixth grade … Hit .416 over her career … Played travel ball with the Paws … Coached by Donnie Spickard … Also a member of the varsity basketball and soccer teams … Led the basketball team in assists all four years … Earned team most valuable player honors her senior season … Also earned all-district and all-region honors … Received all-state accolades in soccer her senior year …Voted as a member of the First Team Academic All-State in softball and basketball during the 1998-2004 seasons … President of the National Honor Society during the 2003-2004 school year … Member of the National Honor Society, Beta Club, French Club, Pep Club, Student Council, DECA, freshman mentoring program, and powder puff football … Academic honors include KHSAA Student Athlete Ambassador, KHSAA HYPE Conference facilitator, Central Kentucky Youth Salute, French Award, World Civilization Award, math award, Gifted and Talented, and Teen Leadership Council … Participated in Montgomery County Youth Leadership and was a member of the Montgomery County Youth Summit Committee


Ratliff Career Bests
AB - 3, six times; last vs. UCF, 5/21/05
R - 1, two times; last at Kentucky, 5/08/05
H - 2, at Kentucky, 5/07/05
2B - 1, two times; last at Kentucky, 5/07/05
Streak - 3 games, (3/19-3/29/05, .500, 3-for-6)
RBI - 2, two times; last at Kentucky, 5/07/05
BB - 1, six times; last at South Carolina, 4/9/05
Ratliff Career Stats
Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG%
2005 .256 30-12 43 2 11 2 0 0 5 13 .302
TOTAL .256 30-12 43 2 11 2 0 0 5 13 .302
Year BB HBP SO OB% SF SH SB-A PO A E FLD%
2005 6 0 12 .347 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
TOTAL 6 0 12 .347 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
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