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Chelsea Herndon

UT

Height
5' 7"
CLASS
Fr.
Hometown
Carrollton, Texas
School
Hebron

Major: Social & Behavioral Sciences

 

Career Honors:

2014 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

 

Career Highlights:

         Pinch-hit, walkoff grand slam vs. Baylor to open Floridaís 2014 WCWS title run

 

As a Freshman (2014):

         SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

         52 games / 24 starts

         Led the squad with 21 pinch-hit at-bats and five pinch hits

         Scored her first run Feb. 6 at USF

         Started at shortstop the following day against Illinois State, logging her first at-bat and first hit

         Drove in her first runs Feb. 15 vs. Ohio State on Feb. 15 at the Easton Desert Classic in Las Vegas

         Hit her first career home run Feb. 16 in the Gatorsí 15-2 (6 innings) win over Minnesota

         First multi-hit game came March 2 vs. Radford, when she also stole a season-best two bases

         Pinch-hit RBI single May 17 vs. Stetson during the record-setting 14-0 NCAA Regional win

         Sealed Floridaís 11-0 (5 innings) win in the opening game of the Womenís College World Series on May 29 vs. Baylor with a pinch-hit, walkoff grand slam

 

High School / Travel Ball:

         2013 graduate of Hebron High School in Carrollton, Texas

         Played travel ball with Team TFS Texas, coached by Monti VanBrunt

         2013 NFCA High School First Team All-American (UT)

         2013 NFCA First Team All-South Central First Team (UT)

         As a senior, batted .530 with a .593 on-base percentage

         Named the 2013 Denton Record-Chronicle District co-MVP, along with First Team All-Area and Texas All-State selections

         Holds single-season records at Hebron for hits (53), batting average (.530), RBI (44), triples (7), stolen bases (20) and runs scored (46)

         In 2012, Herndon batted .394 with four homers and 28 RBI

         Hit .481 in the postseason as Hebron was a Texas 5A Region I Finalist

         2012 First Team Class 5A All-State

         2012 First-Team All-District 8-5A honors

         2012 Dallas Morning News First Team All-Area

         2012 Hebron High School MVP

         April 23, 2012 Vype Magazine Muscle Milk Player of the Week for Denton County

         2012 Vype Magazine Readerís Choice Softball MVP (Denton County)

         May 14, 2012 Dallas Morning News Softball Player of the Week

         Led Hebron to the 2011 Texas 5A Quarter Finals as a sophomore

         2011 Hebron High School Most Improved Player

         2011 All-District 8-5A Second Team

         Hebron was a Texas 5A State Semifinalist her freshman season in 2010

         Was a member of both the Art Club and Key Club at Hebron High School

         Led Team TFS to the 16U ASA World Series title and was tabbed the team MVP by Softball Today

         Earned the Team TFS Texas Yukiko Ueno Award as the teamís Pitcher of the Year

 

Herndonís Career Statistics

YEAR

AVG.

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB-ATT

FLD%

2014

.268

52-24

82

20

22

3

2

3

14

11

21

7-8

.978

CAREER

.268

52-24

82

20

22

3

2

3

14

11

21

7-8

.978

 

Herndonís Career Bests

AB

5 at UCF (3/26/14)

R

2, two times, last at UCF (3/26/14)

H

2, three times, last vs. Florida State (4/2/14)

Streak

5 games (3/15-22, 2014)

RBI

4 vs. Baylor (5/29/14)

2B

1, three times, last vs. Alabama (3/21/14)

3B

1, two times, last vs. Central Connecticut State (3/18/14)

HR

1, three times, last vs. Baylor (5/29/14)

BB

3 at LSU (3/14/14)

SB

2 vs. Radford (3/2/14)

PO

4 vs. Alabama (3/22/14)

A

4 at LSU (3/15/14)

 

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