- Stacey Stevens
- 5' 7"
- Gainesville, Fla.
Career Honors: Southeastern Conference Freshman Honor Roll (2004), National Fastpitch Coaches Association Scholar-Athlete (2004), ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District III (2005-06), SEC Honor Roll (2005-06), SEC Pitcher of the Week (4/11/05, 3/28/05),
Career Highlights: Opened freshman season with a 6-0 record, the first pitcher to do so since 2000 … Set Florida freshman records for strikeouts, games started, wins and saves ... Pitched 39.1 consecutive innings without giving up an earned run from March 6 to March 25, the longest such streak in school history ... The first pitcher since 2001 to make 45 or more appearances with 54 in 2005, a school record ... 24 wins in 2005 is the second best total by a pitcher in school history ... Ranks in the top five of every career pitching category … Recorded her 50th career win on April 1, 2006 at Mississippi and needs only two more to tie the school record with 60 … Set the school records for combined shutouts (15) and batters caught looking (155) … Stands second on the Florida career lists for wins, saves, starts, innings pitched, batters faced and at bats against … Needs just 44 strikeouts in her final season to set the school record
As a Junior (2006): Finished the season with a 20-9 record in 37 appearances with 34 starts ... Finished as the team leader wins, starts, innings pitched and strikeouts … Recorded her 50th career win against Mississippi State, only the fourth pitcher in Florida history to record 50 or more wins ... Pitched a one-hitter against Texas A&M Corpus Christi in the first weekend of the season … Struck out a season-high nine batters in the win against Florida Atlantic ... Pitched five innings in a combined shutout against USF ... Pitched a seven-inning shut out over Iowa State ... Earned her 10th win of the season against Jacksonville ... Pitched five no-hit innings to earn win over Mississippi State in final game of the series ... Did not give up any earned runs in her two appearances at No. 5 Tennessee ... Pitched the first win against Kentucky, giving up no walks ... Earned the win in the first and third game of the South Carolina series, pitching complete games in each win ... Did not give up a run in 4.0 innings of the Stetson game to earn her 20th win of the season.
As a Sophomore (2005): Led the team with a 24-14 record, 218 Ks and 252.0 innings pitched ... Second on the team with a 2.20 ERA ... Named SEC Pitcher of the Week on April 11 for her performance in the South Carolina series ... Earned SEC Pitcher of the Week Honors on March 28 for her performance in the Ole Miss series ... Pitched a complete game, giving up only two hits in the Gator’s victory over Louisville ... Recorded a complete game, two-hit shutout against Oklahoma at the Clearwater Invitational ... Struck out eight batters and surrendered only one run in a victory over Central Florida at the Clearwater Invitational ... Recorded eight strikeouts in a win over USF at the GRU Classic ... Recorded her first save of the season after pitching 3.0 innings in relief against San Diego State ... Pitched a shutout over Long Beach State to earn her 11th win of the season ... Pitched a shutout during the opening game at Arkansas ... Had her second double-digit strikeout game of the season with 11 and gave up no walks in Florida’s 2-1 win over Ole Miss ... Recorded her second save of the season by pitching a scoreless inning in relief in the first game of the South Carolina series ... Tossed a shutout, surrendering only three hits and striking out eight batters in the second of a three game set at South Carolina ... Struck out eight batters in 4.2 innings of relief work at USF ... Picked up her 18th win of the season by pitching a five hitter to shutout Tennessee in the first of a three game set ... Threw 2.1 innings of relief to earn her third save of the season in the second game of the doubleheader against FSU ... Earned her fourth save of the season pitching 2.0 innings and allowing only one hit in the second game at Kentucky ... Pitched 6.2 innings with no walks in the NCAA Regional game against Bethune-Cookman.
As a Freshman (2004): Finished the season with a 2.28 ERA and a 14-11 record … Pitched 174 innings and struck out 162 batters while only walking 54 … Struck out an average of 6.51 batters a game … Shouldered some extra responsibilities from the pitching rubber in the last month of the season due to Jenny Gladding’s injury ... Recorded four double digit strikeout games ... Struck out 13 batters in 5.2 innings in her first appearance of the season vs. Arkansas ... Earned her first decision in her first complete game with a 2-0 shutout of Chattanooga ... Did not give up an extra base hit until her fourth appearance of the season when she gave up a double to Indiana in the Houston tournament ... Earned her first save of the season against Indiana ... Gave up earned runs in only two of her first eight appearances of the season ... Struck out 12 in 7.0 innings vs. UConn ... With a 8-1 win over Kentucky, became the first pitcher since 2000 to start a season with a 6-0 record ... First loss came at the hands of Kentucky the next day ... Struck out 10 batters in 7.0 innings at Cal State Northridge and gave up no earned runs ... Struck out 10 in the first game of the Arkansas series ... Pitched a one hitter vs. South Carolina and gave up no walks in the first game of the series ... Pitched a complete game 9.1 inning loss in which she gave up only one run, which was not earned, in the final game of the Tennessee series … Pitched a complete game and struck out eight in Florida's 2-1 loss to Cal State Northridge in the opening game of the NCAA tournament.
High School: A 2003 graduate of Buchholz High School…Coached by Donna Howard … 2003 first-team high school All-American ... 2003 Florida Miss Softball ... Four-time all-state and all-area selection ... Two-time Florida State Class 5A Player of the Year ... Three-time Gainesville Sun Player of the Year ... Made three state final four appearances in her career, including two appearances in the championship game ... Holds Buchholz records for lowest ERA (0.26), most wins (75-13 record for career), innings pitched, strikeouts (1,007), shutouts (42) and no hitters (26) ... Also pitched two perfect games her senior season ... Buchholz team was ranked as high as No. 3 in the nation and finished the season ranked No. 8 ... Team placed fifth in the Tournament of Champions in Arizona and was the only team representing Florida of the 40-plus teams invited to the tournament ... Earned the team's outstanding pitcher award in 2001 ... Named the team defensive MVP her freshman season ... Played travel ball for Gainesville Gold ... Competed in Gold Nationals ... Pitched for Davie Power 16 and under team ... A member of Mu Alpha Theta, National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Junior Classical League and JETS ... Earned several academic awards ... National Merit Commended for performance on the PSAT.
Stevens' Career Bests
PO - 2 vs. Tennessee, 5/12/05
A - 6 vs. Ole Miss, 3/25/05
IP - 9.1 vs. Tennessee, 4/18/04
H - 0 vs. Kentucky, 3/6/04*
R - 0, 17 times; last at Tennessee, 4/9/06*
ER - 0, 24 times; last at Tennessee, 4/9/06*
SO - 13 vs. Arkansas, 2/6/04
BB - 0, 11 times, last vs. Kentucky, 4/22/06*
*- must have pitched five or more innings
|Stevens' Career Stats|