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    Donna Bourgeois

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Lafayette, La.

    High School:
    Teurlings Catholic HS

    Last College:
    University of Louisiana-Lafayette

    Height:
    5-7

    Position:
    P

    Experience:
    3L-TR

    B/T:
    R/R

    Donna Bourgeois

    CAREER HONORS
    Louisiana Sports Writers Association (LSWA) Pitcher of the Year: 2009, 2010
    2010 Louisville Slugger/NFCA Second Team All-Region
    2010 Baton Rouge All-Regional Team
    2010 All-Sun Belt Conference Tournament MVP
    2009 Sun Belt Conference Pitcher of the Year
    All-Sun Belt Conference: 2008, 2009, 2010
    All-Sun Belt Conference Tournament Team: 2009, 2010
    Louisiana Classics All-Tournament Team: 2008, 2009, 2010
    Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll: 2008, 2010
    All-Louisiana: 2008, 2009, 2010
    2009 Louisville Slugger/NFCA First Team All-Region
    2009 Louisiana Classics Most Outstanding Player
    2009 Mardi Gras Invitational All-Tournament Team
    2009 Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List
    2008 Louisiana Freshman of the Year

    At Louisiana-Lafayette
    2010 (Junior)
    Was part of the Cajuns one-two pitching punch along with Brittany Cuevas ... Named First Team All-Sun Belt, All-Louisiana and LSWA Pitcher of the Year ... Also named Louisville Slugger/NFCA Second Team All-Region... Bourgeois posted a 23-10 record with a 2.01 ERA in 32 starts ... Her 2.01 ERA was second in the Sun Belt among pitchers with at least 100.0 innings ... She threw 31 complete games ... Her 10 shutouts ranked 22nd in the nation ... Struck out 187 batters while walking only 57 ... Opponents hit just .219 against her, and just .199 with runners in scoring position ... Was named to the Baton Rouge Regional All-Tournament Team after shutting out No.17 Louisiana State in a complete game effort, giving up just five hits (5/22) ... Was MVP of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament, thanks in large part to a no-hitter against Florida Atlantic with 12 strikeouts (5/13) ... Also shutout Troy in the Championship Game giving up just three hits and striking out five (5/15) ... Threw 34.1 straight innings with out giving up a run from 4/25-5/29, including the Sun Belt Conference Tournament and the Baton Rouge Regional ... Was named to the Louisiana Classics All-Tournament Team after throwing 15.0 scoreless innings while striking out 18 over three appearances ... Threw a two-hitter against No.20 UMass in a five-inning Cajuns victory.

    2009 (Sophomore)
    Named Sun Belt Pitcher of the Year after leading the Cajuns with 30 wins in 41 appearances ... Ranked seventh in the nation in victories ... Earned SBC First Team Honors, Sun Belt All-Tournament team honors, was named Louisville Slugger/NFCA All-Region and was named All-Louisiana Pitcher of the Year by the Louisiana Sports Writers' Association ... Was named Sun Belt Pitcher of the Week four times during the season ... Ranked eighth in the nation with a 1.07 ERA in 235.1 innings pitched, holding opponents to a .169 batting average ... Went 13-3 in league play with a 1.01 ERA ... Recorded a career-high 14 strikeouts on two occasions last year against McNeese State (4/7/09, 6.0 ip) and against Ole Miss (2/8/09, 10.0 ip) ... Posted double-digit strikeouts in 12 games ... Pitched 11 shutouts, ranking 14th in the nation ... Ranked 16th in the nation with 297 strikeouts, allowing just 50 walks ... Averaged 8.8 strikeouts per contest ... Strikeouts and ERA ranked second in the league ... Was named the Louisiana Classics Most Outstanding Player after finishing the tournament with a 0.32 ERA, 36 strikeouts, four wins and a save in five appearances ... was named to the 2009 Mardi Gras Invitational All-Tournament team, posting three wins, while recording 30 strikeouts against Kentucky, UConn and San Diego State.

    2008 (Freshman)
    Named Second Team All-Sun Belt Conference, Sun Belt Conference Pitcher of the Week twice (Apr. 14 and Apr. 28) and Louisiana Classics All-Tournament Team...Recorded a stellar season in her freshman campaign, leading the Sun Belt Conference with a 0.97 earned run average...Ranked 8th in the nation in ERA and 38th in strikeouts per seven innings...Made 36 appearances with 21 starts, nine complete games and a pair of saves to her credit...Second on the Cajuns' pitching staff in appearances, starts, innings pitched and strikeouts...Picked up a pair of wins in the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional with a win against East Carolina and #15 LSU, boasting a 1.11 ERA in two games...Boasted 16 wins on the season (16-4) with six Sun Belt Conference wins (6-2)...Had three complete game shutouts to her credit with eight additional combined shutouts on the year...Had four games on the year with double-digit strikeouts with a career high 12 Ks against ULM...Had 11 strikeouts against South Alabama, with 10 strikeouts against Grambling and Florida Atlantic...In conference games only, she boasted a 0.87 ERA with 83 strikeouts in 64.2 innings...Had a nearly perfect record at home (8-1) in 13 appearances with a 0.12 ERA allowing just four runs (three unearned runs) in 59-plus innings of work.

    High School
    Played softball at Teurlings Catholic High School in Lafayette...Tossed 177 innings allowing just 56 hits with a .59 earned run average...Collected 297 strikeouts while walking just 42 batters...Offensively, boasted a .396 batting average with eight doubles, seven home runs and 33 runs batted in...Hit three home runs in one game against rival Comeaux High School...Recorded 16 strikeouts in one game and threw a no-hitter in the state championship game.

    Personal
    Born on February 27, 1989 in Lafayette, La....Daughter of Peter and Sewilla Bourgeois...Has three older sisters, Melanie, Julia and Sarah...Plans to attend medical school after graduation and become a radiologist.

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