Ten Cougars earn NFCA All-American Scholar-Athlete Honors
Selena Hernandez, Courtney Klingler, Katie St. Pierre Named to the All-American Athletic Conference Second Team
Cougars fall to 26-26, 9-7 on the year
Junior Courtney Klingler went 4-for-4 with the walk-off double
Houston wins series over ECU with 8-7 and 2-1 victories
» 2015 Second Team All-American Athletic Conference - OF
JUNIOR (2015)Starting centerfielder in all 55 games played ... Had the second best batting average on the team (.325) with and on base percentage of .427 ... Also tallied 55 hits, six doubles, two triples and an in-the-park home run ... Stole a career high 18 bases in a single season - tied for the fifth best in school history ... had 13 multiple hit games this year ... Reached base in 14 straight games (Feb. 5 - Feb. 17) ... Was named to the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll (Feb. 16) for her outstanding weekend during the Hilton Houston Plaza Invitational ... She batted .470 (8-for-17) against the opposition ... In the 5-0 win over Iowa State (Mar. 7), St. Pierre hit an in-the-park home run as she raced around the bases, forcing many over throws ... Was named Second Team All-American Athletic Conference as an outfielder.
SOPHOMORE (2014)Leads the league with a .399 batting average and ranks second in on base percentage (.497) ... Has started all 52 games this season in centerfield ... Batting .538 (14-for-26) against ranked opponents and .352 against conference teams ... Has the fourth-most hits in the conference with 49 ... Has highest-career batting average (.387) and on base percentage (.482) in school history ... Has 17-multiple hit games this year ... Has scored multiple runs in nine games ... Recorded 13-game hitting streak to start the season during after the first game, batted .426 during the streak ... Went 3-for-4 against Nicholls (2/21) scoring twice ... Batted 2-for-3 against Columbia (2/21) scoring three runs ... Set career high with six at bats going 3-for-6 at Memphis (4/12) ... Had all three of Houston's four hits vs. No. 13 Baylor (3/8) ... Batted 3-for-4 at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (4/30) and scored three times ... Batted in the No. 9 spot 26 games and hit .469.
FRESHMAN (2013)Named to the Conference USA First and Freshmen Team and NFCA All-Region Second Team ... Batted .376, the fourth highest total in UH history and the highest ever for a freshman ... Led the team in with 67 hits,.376 batting average and 15 stolen bases ... Strung together a 21-game hitting streak, longest in program history ... Collected 15 multiple hit games and scored multiple times in eight games ... Batted 1-for-2 against Lipscomb in first collegiate game contributing one run in the win (Feb. 8) ... Went 2-for-3 against Oklahoma State with an RBI and run scored (Mar 2) ... Secured her first collegiate triple going 2-for-4 against UAB (May 4) ... Went 3-for-3 at Memphis with an RBI, double, steal and run scored (Apr. 27) ... At the NCAA Austin Regional batted .556 (5-for-9) with two RBI, two runs and a stolen base.
HIGH SCHOOLNamed an ESPNHS second-team all American outfielder... Selected to play in the Texas Girls Coaches Association all-star softball game in 2012... Named to the TGCA All-State 4A Class as a senior ... Named Defensive Player of the Year for District 5A and All-District ... Four-year letterwinner.
PERSONALDaughter of Bonnie and Gerald St. Pierre ... Born July 2, 1993 in Baton Rouge, La ... Has two brothers, Kyle and Ryan... Plans to major in organizational leadership and supervision... Dream job is to be a college coach.