Houston and Tulsa tied for second in league standings at 12-3 in C-USA action
Cougars earn award with cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher from 16 sports programs
Cougars rebound to win 6-4 after taking 13-1 loss in game one
Cougars shutout UCF 4-0 in Game 2 and lost 4-3 in Game 1
Houston falls to 2012 NCAA Runner Up
» 2012-13 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
FRESHMAN (2012)Appeared in 40 games and made 28 starts all at designated player ... Second among the freshman class in starts and games played ... Appeared as the first bat off the bench for Houston on many occasions, led team with three pinch hit home runs ... Recorded first collegiate hit in first career at bat against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Feb. 10) ... Began career with five-game hitting streak ... Hit her first home run against North Texas (Feb. 12) going 2-for-2 in the game with two RBIs ... Took part in the Cougars program-record of seven steals in a single game against UNLV (Feb. 25) with one steal ... Had a three-run homer against No. 7 Louisiana as a pinch hitter... Delivered another home run off the bench for Houston at Marshall (March 11) ... Went 2-for-2 with a home run in her start at UTSA (May 1) with two RBIs and runs scored.
HIGH SCHOOLCompeted for the Falcons under Coach Jon Moore at Torrey Pines High School in San Diego, Calif...Posted a 26-4 record in her senior season...Served as team captain...Led her team to the CIF Finals in 2010 and league championships in the 2009 and 2010 seasons...Received the "Leadership" and "Best Defense" awards...Also excelled in soccer...Received "Most Scored Goals" award...Was on the All-Academic Team, Principal's Honor Court and a TPHS Scholar Athlete...Also recruited by FSU and George Washington University.
PERSONALFull name is Sydney Noelle Gerbracht...Born April 29, 1992 in San Diego, Calif...Daughter of Phil and Sheryl Gerbracht...Chose to attend the University of Houston because of the athletic and academic programs and the good community...Favorite hobbies include playing soccer, singing and going to the beach...Majoring in Communications.