NFCA All-America Third Team
USA Softball National Player of the Year Finalist (Top 26)
NFCA All-Southeast Region First Team
All-ACC First Team
2-time ACC Player of the Week (3/16, 3/30)
All-ACC First Team
All-ACC Academic Team
ACC Academic Honor Roll
All-ACC Second Team
ACC Player of the Week (4/23)
International: Invited to the USA Softball National Team Selection Camp on Jan. 2-6, 2016 • Named to the 2016 USA Softball Women’s Elite Team.
Junior Season: Put in a historic year at the plate, breaking school records for home runs and RBI in a single season as well as setting the new career home run mark • Started all 53 games at shortstop • Earned NFCA Third Team All-America honors • Named First Team All-ACC for the second consecutive year and NFCA First Team All-Region • Batted .362 while leading the team and the ACC with 24 long balls, 67 RBI, and a .853 slugging percentage • Hit a grand slam against Elon in the last home game of the season to break the UNC career home run record (4/22) • Had five games with multiple home runs and 12 games with three-or-more RBI.
Sophomore Season: One of Carolinas’ most consistent hitters • Batted over .330 for the second consecutive season while starting all 50 games at shortstop • Named to the 2014 All-ACC First Team • Recorded 53 hits with 12 home runs • Blasted a grand slam against Syracuse (3/9) • Knocked in 45 RBIs and scored 41 runs • Registered 59 putouts with a .946 fielding mark.
Freshman Season: Had a phenomenal first year, starting 60 of 61 games at shortstop • Named to the 2013 All-ACC Second Team • Posted a .341 batting average with 60 hits, including 11 home runs • Added 34 RBIs and 39 runs scored • Totaled 81 putouts with a .957 fielding mark • Hit a walk-off three-run homer vs. James Madison (4/3) • Ranked top-10 in the ACC for batting average, hits, doubles and total bases • Registered 18 games with multiple hits and hit two homers vs. Georgia Tech (4/21).
Prep: Selected 2012 Gatorade Player of the Year for New York • Pitched her high school team to a Long Island Championship as a senior • A first-team all-state selection • Selected Long Island Player of the Year in 2012 • MVP and Player of the Year of Nassau County 2012 • Member of the National Honor Society and a peer leader.
Personal: Majoring in exercise and sport science • SAAC Representative • Participates in the Richard A. Baddour Carolina Leadership Academy as a member of the Veteran Leaders program • Serves as a Community Outreach Rep with Carolina Outreach • Born May 31 in Bethpage, N.Y. • Daughter of Robert and Dawn Brown.
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