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Whitney Williams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kingsley, Pa.

High School:
Mt. View

Height:
5-8

Position:
SS

Birthdate:
08/19/1988

B/T:
L/R


As A Senior (2010): Game-by-Game Statistics
Started 51 games at shortstop ... Batted .217 (30-138) with 10 doubles, one home run, 13 RBIs, and 18 runs scored ... Batted 2-for-4 and drove in a run in the NCAA Regionals vs. Boston University (5/22) ... Batted 3-for-3 with a double in the A-10 Championship vs. Fordham (5/15) ... Drove in the game's only run with a single at Saint Louis (4/23) ... Went 2-for-2, drove in two runs, scored twice and hit her first home run of the season at Boston College (4/6) ... Had three hits, two doubles, drove in a run and scored a run in a doubleheader sweep at Fordham (4/3) ... Doubled twice and drove in a run vs. Illinois-Chicago (3/19) ... Was 2-for-3 with a double, RBI, and run scored vs. Kansas (3/18) ... Hit a two-run double that broke a scoreless tie in a 3-0 win vs. Virginia Tech (3/6) ... Went 2-for-3 with a double and a run scored vs. NC State (2/26) ... Doubled and scored a run in a win at FIU (2/14).

As A Junior in 2009: Game-by-Game Statistics
Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team ... Atlantic 10 All-Championship Team ... Played and started in all 51 games ... Batted .304 (41-135) with 14 doubles, one triple, eight home runs, 27 RBI, and 36 runs scored ... Led the team in walks (28), hit by pitches (10), and on-base percentage (.454) ... Singled, drove in a run, and scored a run in a win over Washington (5/17) in the NCAA Regionals ... Doubled, walked, drove in a run, and scored twice in NCAA Regional win over Cornell (5/15) ... Homered in the A-10 semifinal vs. Charlotte (5/8) and the hit a three-run home run in the Championship game vs. Saint Joseph's (5/9) ... Went 3-4 with two home runs and a career-high five RBI vs. La Salle (5/2) ... Scored four runs and drove in two in a doubleheader at Rhode Island (4/28) ... Went 2-4 with a home run and three RBI at Charlotte (4/26) ... Went 3-3 with a double and a run scored vs. George Washington (4/18) ... Batted 2-3 and drove in a run at Saint Joseph's (4/10) ... Hit a two-run home run vs. Saint Louis (4/5) ... Collected two hits and scored two runs in each game of a doubleheader at Dayton (3/22) ... Doubled twice and had two RBI vs. Florida Gulf Coast (3/15) ... Tripled, walked, stole a base, and scored twice vs. Jacksonville (3/14) ... Hit her first home run of the season vs. Loyola Marymount (3/14) ... Doubled, walked twice, and scored a run in 2-0 win vs. DePaul (2/28) ... Scored the game's first run in 3-0 win vs. Nebraska (2/27) ... Hit three doubles, scored twice, and drove in one run vs. N.C. State (2/20) ... Singled and scored a run vs. Pittsburgh (2/7) ... Had a double and drove in a run vs. Long Island (2/7) ... Doubled, walked, and scored two runs in the season-opener vs. Maryland (2/6).

As Sophomore in 2008:
A-10 All-Conference Second Team ... A-10 All-Championship Team ... Played in 54 games, starting 52 of them ... Finished with a .296 (80-270) batting average, 12 doubles, one triple, seven home runs and 24 RBI ... Posted a .513 slugging percentage and a .367 on-base percentage ... Her seven home runs are tied for the second most on the team while hitting six of those in the lead-off spot ... Homered in three consecutive games (4/4-4/9) during the year ... Finished third on the team in doubles (12) ...Went 3-for-5 with a home run, a run and 2 RBI's against Charlotte (5/9) in the A-10 Tournament Semifinals ... Had three hits including a double and a home run in six at bats with three runs scored and three RBI in a doubleheader at Saint Louis (4/26) ... Went 2-for-4 with one run scored and an RBI at UConn (4/23) ... Had three hits including a home run to go along with three runs scored and two RBI in the second game of a doubleheader against Rhode Island (4/15) ... Went 2-for-5 with two RBI against Saint Joseph's (4/11-4/12) ... Went 2-for-3 with a home run against Boston College (4/9) ... Hit two home runs, scored four runs, and had four RBI's in a doubleheader at George Washington (4/4) ... Went 3-for-7 with four runs scored and an RBI against Charlotte (3/30) ... Went 5-8 With two runs scored, four RBI's and two doubles against La Salle (3/22) ... Went 3-14 with two runs scored at the NFCA Leadoff Classic (2/29-3/2) ... Hit two doubles against Michigan State in the Palm Springs Classic (2/22-24).

As Freshman in 2007:
Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team ... Played in 49 games, starting in 41 ... Finished with a .304 (34-112) batting average, eight doubles, one triple, 13 RBI, and 21 runs ... Tied for third on the team in doubles (8) ... Was a perfect 6-6 in stolen base attempts ... Batted .500 (4/8) with a double, two RBI, and three runs scored in the Atlantic 10 Tournament (5/10-12) ... Went 3-7 with a triple, two RBI, and a run in two games at Temple (4/20-21) ... Batted 2-2 with two doubles, drove in a run and scored once vs. Michigan State (3/18) ... Collected her first collegiate hit, RBI, and stolen base in hr first start vs. Illinois-Chicago (3/9).

Before UMass:
Four-year letterwinner for Jack Dabney at Mt. View (Pa.) High School ... Compiled a .470 career batting average ... Four-time All-Conference member as well as Rookie of the Year and Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Named a Rising Star as a freshman and Best Defensive Player as a sophomore ... Two-time All-Region and team MVP ... Also a member of the soccer team where she was an All-State, MVP and All-Conference pick as a junior ... Led team in goals and assists and set school record for goals (123) ... As a member of the basketball team, was a four-time All-Region and All-Conference selection ... Led team in scoring and three-pointers and also set school record for most trifectas in a game with eight ... Was a 2005 All-Academic athlete.

Personal:
Whitney Lea Williams ... Born August 19, 1988, in Montrose, Pa. ... Daughter of Jeff and Beth Williams ... Sister of Julian and Madison ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Whitney William's Career Statistics at UMass

YEAR AVG. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG. BB SF-SH SB-A
2007 .304 49-41 112 21 34 8 1 0 13 44 .393 3 5-1 6-6
2008 .291 54-52 158 33 46 12 1 7 24 81 .513 8 0-6 1-1
2009 .304 51-51 135 36 41 14 1 8 27 81 .600 28 1-6 4-6
2010 .217 51-51 138 18 30 10 0 1 13 43 .312 15 3-2 3-4
Career .278 205-195 543 108 151 44 3 16 77 249 .459 54 5-19 14-17

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