Katy Beth Sherman
Get to know Katy Beth Sherman
2010 Conference USA Softball All-Academic Team
2009-10 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2008-09 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2010 SEASON (JUNIOR)
Went 1-for-1 and scored a run in season-opening win against No. 14 Ohio State (Feb. 12) ... Went 1-for-5 and scored two runs in win against UTSA (Feb. 19) ... Went 2-for-3 against Iowa State (Feb. 20) and No. 15 Texas (Feb. 21) ... Went 2-for-4 with one RBI and a run in win against Jacksonville State (Feb. 26) ... Scored a run, stole a base and went 2-for-2 in victory against Southern (Feb. 27) ... Belted a double, recorded an RBI, scored a run and went 3-for-4 in win against Southern (Feb. 28) ... Scored a run against No. 16 LSU (Feb. 28) ... Went 1-for-3 and scored a run against No. 19 Texas A&M (March 3) ... Blasted a triple to drive in two RBI, going 2-for-3 in shutout against Southern in game one (March 11) ... Went 1-for-3 with one run and a stolen base in win against Southern (March 11) ... Belted a double to collect an RBI in game one of the Southern Miss series (March 13) ... Went 1-for-3 with a run and a walk in game one of the North Dakota State doubleheader (March 16) ... Recorded a hit in the first two games of the UTEP series and scored a run in game two (March 27) ... Recorded three hits, including a triple, two runs and one RBI in the UAB series (April 2-3) ... Blasted a double to bat in runs in 10-0 shutout against Prairie View A&M (April 6) ... Went 2-for-3 with an RBI and three runs in 20-0 shutout against Prairie View A&M (April 6) ... Scored three runs and recorded five hits, including two doubles, tallying three RBI in Memphis sweep (April 10-11) ... Went 1-for-3 with a run and a walk in game one of the Tulsa series (April 17) ... Went 2-for-4 with two runs in game two and hit a triple in game three during the Marshall series (May 1-2) ... Scored three of Houston's nine runs in regular season finale against Baylor (May 8) ...Went 1-for-2 in the Cougars last game of the season against East Carolina at the C-USA Tournament (May 14).
2009 SEASON (SOPHOMORE)
Went 2-for-3 against James Madison, with two RBIs and three stolen bases (Feb. 7) ... Went 1-for-3 against NC State, with a stolen base (Feb. 14) ... Went 1-for-2 against Baylor (Feb. 18) ... Hit first-career double against Illinois (Feb. 21) ... Had two stolen bases against Prairie View A&M in a 2-for-3 performance (Feb. 22) ... Went 1-for-2 in both games against Tulsa, picking up her second double of the season (March 16) ... Had four walks and scored two runs in the 17-9 win over UTEP (March 21) ... Went 2-for-2 with a walk against UAB (April 5) ... Went 1-for-2 in the second game of the doubleheader against UCF starting an eight game hitting streak, where she went 15-for-20 (April 19-May 2) ... Went 2-for-2 in both games of the doubleheader against Texas Southern, including a double in game one and scoring two runs (April 21) ... Went a perfect 4-for-4 against Texas Southern, a 2-for-2 game and 3-for-3 game against Southern Miss with five runs scored in the series (April 25-26) ... Went 2-for-3 against Louisiana-Lafayette (April 28) ... Went 2-for-3 in game one of the Marshall series, while hitting a double and scoring a run (May 2) ... Went 1-for-3 in the Conference USA Tournament against Southern Miss, while registering an RBI and scoring a run (May 7).
2008 SEASON (FRESHMAN)
Made 22 appearances, spending most of her time as a pinch runner and recorded three at bats ... Had a stolen base against DePaul (Feb. 17) and Sam Houston State (April 23) ... Scored eight runs on the season.
Played under Mike Dean at Waller High School ... Elected First Team All-District at infield and as a TGCA All-Star in 2007... Earned Offensive MVP in District in 2006 ... Elected to Second Team All-Districtin 2004-05 ... Four-time Academic All-District ... Also lettered in volleyball and power lifting, in which she became a regional qualifier ... Senior Class President ... Spanish Club President ... Treasurer of the National Honor Society ... Recipient of the US Navy Athlete Award ... Member of National Society of High School Scholars ... Played for the Sudden Impact Gold for her summer league.
Daughter of Casey and Diane Sherman ... Born on March 3, 1989 ... Has one brother named Shaun ... Chose Houston because she loved the team chemistry and it felt like home instantly ... Also recruited by Arkansas and Texas State ... Hobbies include hunting, fishing, football and hanging out with friends ... Graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Corporate Communications on May 10, 2010...Currently a first-year graduate student working toward her Master of Science in Human Resource Development.