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Turned most career double plays in school history - 64
SENIOR (2015)Saw action in 22 games, starting in 15 as Designated Player or at first base... Also filled the pinch hitter role in several occasions toward the end of the season... Tallied 11 hits with five doubles and six walks... Defensively, she racked up 30 putouts and two assists - a perfect fielding percentage... She closes her career with the third most putouts and the school record holder for most double plays turned in her career... Edwards jumped to fourth all time for the best fielding percentage (.987) in a career.
JUNIOR (2014)Has helped turn the most double plays in school history (64) and in a season this year (24 - 2014) ... Went 3-for-4 with four RBI against Nicholls (2/21) ... Went 2-for-4 against No. 4/5 Michigan with two RBI to help UH post highest-ranked win in program history ... Had the game-winning hit at Texas (3/19), in her hometown of Austin, with a bases-loaded single in the seventh inning ... Has started all 53 games this year at first base.
SOPHOMORE (2013)Started 49 games at first base ... Went 2-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI in the Mar 23 game against East Carolina ... Drove in two runs and scored twice as part of a 2-for-4 game against BYU on Mar. 29 ... Tied career high with three hits in a 3-for-3 effort at Memphis ... Had seven multiple hit games and an on base percentage of .336... As a first baseman, had 286 put outs with a season high of 14 at the NCAA Austin Regional against South Carolina (May 17).
FRESHMAN (2012)Started the first 45 games of the year at first base recording the most starts and games played of any Houston freshman ... Named to the C-USA All-Freshman Team after finishing second in the league to freshman in batting average (.325), home runs (5) and RBIs (25) ... Hit first career home run, a grand slam, against ULM (Feb. 19) ... Went 2-for-5 with a home run, three RBIs and two runs scored vs. UNLV (Feb. 25) ... Had a home run against No. 7 ULL (March 7) and went 3-for-4 with two runs and RBIs ... Tied season-high for hits in a game with three at UAB (April 1) going 3-for-3 with two RBIs ... Hit a walkoff grand slam in Houston's 6-2 win over ECU (April 14) ... Suffered season-ending injury at Tulsa (April 22) after beating out an infield single.
HIGH SCHOOLCompeted for Bowie Bulldogs under head coach Cathy Johnson-Landers ... First Team All-District and Bowie MVP as a junior and senior (2010 and 2011) ... Academic All-District (2008-2011) ... Academic All-State in 2011 ... State finalist in 2007 and 2009 ... Voted an All-State player by the Texas Girls Coaches Association (TGCA) and by the Texas Sports Writers Association (TSWA) after she helped the Bulldogs become the Texas 5A State Runner-Up in 2010 ... Played in All-State All-Star Game and Austin All-Star Game ... Batted .513, slugged .735 and had a .546 on base percentage ... Played club ball for the Texas Blaze.
Edwards made her way onto the Academic All-District Team after her sophomore year and was a part of the Bulldogs' run to the Regional finals...She was also a part of the 2008 District Champion team.
Full name Jaime Michelle Edwards ... Born on April 8, 1993 in Austin, Texas ... Daughter of Nan and Larry Edwards ... Sister to Jason and Jarrod Edwards ... Selected to Honor Roll and awarded Excellence in Economics award ... Hobbies include photography and reading ... Considers her grandmother her biggest influence ... Career ambition is to coach at the collegiate level ... Played summer ball for the Round Rock Blaze with fellow 2011 Cougar signee Summer Groholski.