UNC Softball Bio
7 Amy Nece
Nece Nece 723840

 

Junior Season: Saw action in all 61 games, starting 53 in the outfield • Recorded 35 hits for a .271 batting average • Registered 69 putouts while fielding .986 • Stole seven bases on nine attempts.

Sophomore Season: Appeared in 56 games and started 52 in center field • Named second-team All-ACC • Posted a .356 batting average on the year, ranking fourth in the ACC • Collected 47 hits with 12 RBIs • Recorded her first career home run in the game two victory at Radford on April 25 • Stole nine total bases on 10 attempts • Registered 56 putouts and three assists.

Freshman Season: Appeared in 54 games and started 20 games in the outfield • Made 11 consecutive starts in right field to close out the season • Ranked second on the team in stolen bases with 13 in 16 tries • Complied a .367 batting average over the last 15 games with five stolen bases • Talented, speedy outfielder made several tough catches with one assist from right field.

Prep: Two-time first team all-league • Second-team all-state in 2010 and first-team All-CBL • Member of the all-county squad in 2008 • Her summer team earned a fourth place finish at the ASA Gold Nationals in 2009 • Led the Southern California Athletics to the 2010 Premier Fastpitch Softball 18HS National Championship.

Personal: Majoring in exercise and sport science with a concentration in sport administration • Participates in the Richard A. Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy as part of the Veteran Leader program and also serves as a Creed Mentor • The daughter of Ted and Cathy Nece • Born Jan. 22 in Fontana, Calif. • Has two sisters.

Nece's Career Statistics:

Year AVG. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI SLG. BB SO SB-SA
2011 .265 54-20 49 22 13 1 0 0 14 2 .286 7 8 13-16
2012 .353 56-52 133 31 47 2 2 1 56 12 .421 10 21 9-10
2013 .271 61-53 129 28 35 4 0 1 42 12 .326 10 27 7-9
Total .305 171-125 311 81 95 7 2 2 112 26 .362 27 56 29-35

Position: Outfield
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Redlands, Calif.
High School: Redlands East Valley
Major: CA
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