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Jessica Damico

OF

Height
5' 4"
CLASS
Jr.
Hometown
Gray Summit, Mo.
School
Pacific

Major: Anthropology

 

Career Honors:

2012 SEC All-Freshman Team

 

2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll

 

Career Highlights:

·         2011 USA Softball Women’s Junior National Team

·         Won Gold Medal at the IX ISF Junior Women’s World Championship in December 2011 in Cape Town, South Africa

 

As a Junior (2014):

·         SEC Academic Honor Roll

·         43 games / five starts

·         Scored 18 runs

·         Was 7-for-7 on stolen-base attempts

·         Scored two runs at the USF Tournament, three the next weekend at the Easton Desert Classic and two at the Diamond 9 Citrus Classic

·         Scored a run on March 16 at LSU that helped to clinch the victory for the Gators in their first SEC road series

·         Earned her greatest playing time April 11 vs. Florida A&M, when she started in left field and when 1-for-3, knocking her first hit of the year and adding a stolen base

·         Entered as a pinch-hitter on May 17 vs. Stetson during the NCAA Regional, lacing an RBI single for the Gators’ 10th run in their record-setting 14-0 win over the Hatters

·         Scored a run in Florida’s 11-0 win over Baylor to open the WCWS 

 

As a Sophomore (2013):

·         51 games / 21 starts

·         Batted .257 on the season with 19 hits, including six homers

·         Walkoff double vs. Charleston Southern in extra innings Feb. 17

·         Had four game-winning RBI, including her first grand slam April 6 vs. Mississippi State—one of Florida’s 11 slams on the year

·         Was a team-best 4-for-9 during the Ole Miss series

·         Two multi-hit games

·         Five multi-RBI games

·         Career-best five-game hit streak from Feb. 16-21

·         Reached base in a season-best six straight games

·         Tied a career high with two walks against UCF

·         Had a career-best two stolen bases against UNC Wilmington

·         Batted .250 (2x8) with a stolen base in the postseason

 

As a Freshman (2012):

·         SEC All-Freshman Team (OF)

·         55 games / 38 starts

·         Two multi-hit games

·         Season-best three-game hit streak April 24-29

·         Game-winning RBI on her first Gator triple in a 1-0 win vs. Mississippi State

·         Eight-game reached-base streak April 15-May 4

·         Scored the game-winning run in Game 1 of a doubleheader April 24 vs. LSU

·         First career home run came April 21 vs. FIU April 21

·         Season-best five putouts against USF Feb. 12 at second base

·         Had a season-best three assists on three occasions

·         Two bunt singles; ranked second on team with a .667 average when bunting

 

High School / Travel Ball:

·         2010 Missouri Gatorade Softball Player of the Year

·         2010-11 Four Rivers Conference Player of the Year

·         2010-11 Class 4 All-State accolades

·         Played travel ball with St. Louis Chaos

·         Holds Pacific single-season records in at bats, hits, batting average, home runs, runs, singles, doubles and triples

·         High-school career totals:

o    313 at bats

o    165 hits

o    .524 batting average

o    118 RBI

o    139 runs

o    38 stolen bases

o    36 doubles

o    13 triples

o    87 singles

o    29 home runs

·         Holds the Missouri single-season home run record (15, 2009-10)

·         Played in three ESPN RISE Under Armour All-America Softball Games (2009-11)

·         All-Conference selection each year of her high school career

·         Two-time Conference Player of the Year (2009-10)

·         Three-time All-District selection (2008-10)

·         Two-time All-Region (2009-10)

·         Two-time All-State (2009-10)

·         Played varsity basketball and was a first team All-Conference track selection

o    Two-time state qualifier in the 4x100 and 4x200 relays

 

 

Damico’s Career Statistics

YEAR

AVG.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB-ATT

FLD%

2012

.209

55-38

86

17

18

0

1

1

6

7

23

2-5

.951

2013

2014

.257

.200

51-24

43-5

74

10

21

18

19

2

4

0

0

0

6

0

21

1

11

3

22

3

9-9

7-7

.985

1.000

CAREER

.229

149-67

170

56

39

4

1

7

28

21

48

18-21

.970

 

Damico’s Career Bests

AB

4, four times, last at Ole Miss (3/31/13)

R

2, four times, last vs. Longwood (4/21/13)

H

2, four times, last at Ole Miss (3/31/13)

Streak

Five games (2/16-2/21, 2013)

RBI

4 vs. Mississippi State (4/6/13)

2B

1, four times, last vs. Georgia (5/11/13)

3B

1 at Mississippi State (3/7/12)

HR

1, seven times, last vs. Mississippi State (4/6/13)

BB

2, two times, last vs. UCF (4/3/13)

SB

2 vs. UNC Wilmington (2/17/13)

PO

5, four times, last vs. Nebraska (6/1/13)

A

3, four times, last at Ole Miss (3/31/13)

 

 

 

 

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