12 Taylor Carbone
2014 (So.): Game-by-Game Statistics
Appeared in all 39 games, starting all 39 at four different positions (18 at 2B, 17 at 1B, four at DP and one in RF) ... Hit .270 to rank fifth on the team ... Was fourth in doubles (4) and RBI (25), and fifth in HR (4) ... Led UMass with 3 sac flies while adding a pair of sac bunts ... Collected 9 multi-hit and six multi-RBI games ... Had a career- and team-best 8-game hitting streak from March 15-April 2 ... Went 2-for-3 with a career-highs of two HR and four RBI in a 4-3 win over Ohio (3/8) at the Louisville Tournament ... Was 2-for-3 with 3 RBI, including a 2-run homer in the sixth that put UMass ahead 7-5 in a 8-7 win over Butler (3/15) at the USF Spring Break Tournament in Clearwater, Fla. ... Had three hits - including a solo HR, scored three times and drove in four in a doubleheader sweep at St. Bonaventure (4/12).
2013 (Fr.): Game-by-Game Statistics
Atlantic 10 All-Rookie selection who started all 43 games at 2B as she hit .305 with 18 RBI, 6 doubles and a home run (.324 with 13 RBI in 22 A-10 games) ... Her avg. was above .300 for the final 24 games ... Was sixth on the team in hitting and fifth in RBI, doubles and hits (39) ... Had a season-best 7-game hitting streak and reached base in 14-consecutive from March 22-April 21 ... Collected 10 multi-hit games and five multi-RBI games ... Posted a season-high three hits in four games (3/27-4/7) - all during the 7-game hitting streak ... Had two doubles and a 2-run single in a 12-4 home win over St. Bonaventure (3/30) ... Earned A-10 Rookie of the Week honors on April 1 after she hit a team-best .636, with a .909 slugging pct. and a .636 on-base pct. in three games against BC and St. Bona. (hit .571 in the SBU series with three doubles) ... Was 3-for-4 with 3 RBI in a game one win over Fordham (4/5), before a 3-for-4 second game that produced two more RBI and a run ... Hit her first career HR (solo) in the first game of a DH split at Dayton (3/22).
Four-year letterwinner at pitcher and first base for Sarah Brisk at Alvirne High School ... Named the New Hampshire Gatorade Player of the Year as a junior and senior when she led the Broncos to the Division 1 State Championship both seasons ... Four-time Team MVP ... Played club ball for the Polar Crush Gold ... Also played varsity basketball and earned the "Unsung Hero" Award.
Full name is Taylor Genevieve Carbone ... Born Sept. 18, 1994, in Nashua, N.H. ... Daughter of Andrea and James Carbone ... Has a younger sister, Kaycee (15), who was a freshman starter at shortstop on the Alvirne state championship team in 2012 ... Majoring in Psychology.