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» 2012-13 NFCA All-American Scholar Athlete
2013 (JUNIOR)Was one of the Cougars top pitchers with a 2.53 ERA, 114 strikeouts and 19 wins (19-6) ... Threw her first complete game shutout of the season vs. DePaul (Feb. 16) allowing only two hits ... Tossed second complete game shutout vs. HBU (Feb. 26) giving up only two hits ... Threw a 1-hitter shutout against UCF (March 16) with a career best of 11 strikeouts, marking the last win over UCF ... Helped the Cougars advance to the third consecutive postseason appearance ... Pitched two shutout innings in the 7-5 win over Army in the Austin Regional ... Was named to the All-Conference USA Second Team as a pitcher and named to the C-USA All-Tournament Team as she pitched nine shutout innings and allowed only two hits ... Was also named a NFCA All-American Scholar Athlete.
2012 (REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE)Led the Houston pitching staff with a 2.47 ERA, 146 strikeouts and 15 wins (15-10) ... Tied for C-USA lead with three saves ... Carried a 2.14 ERA with 7-3 record in conference action ... Started the season with eight strikeouts in Houston's 10-0 win to help head coach Kyla Holas earn her 400th career win ... Threw second career no hitter against ULM (Feb 18) in the 9-0 win, throwing six strikeouts in the five inning game ... Set career high with ten K's at Marshall (March 11) in the win ... Started conference with 4-0 record picking up wins at Marshall, UTEP (2x) and vs. Memphis ... Earned the win against UCF (May 10) during the C-USA Championships allowing only one run with eight strikeouts ... Picked up the win against Auburn (May 18) at the NCAA Regional with only one earned run.
2010 (FRESHMAN)Saw action in 33 games, starting 26 of them ... Posted a 14-11 record with a team-leading 2.85 ERA and 163 strikeouts in 164.1 innings ... Made a notable collegiate debut in season-opening win against No. 14 Ohio State, pitching a complete game with nine strike outs and allowing on three hits (Feb. 12) ... Scored a run and pitched a compete game against No. 21 Louisville (Feb. 13) ... Pitched a complete game, allowing only two hits with four strike outs in win against Sam Houston State (Feb. 14) ... Pitched a complete game in victory against UTSA, allowing only four hits and collecting seven strike outs (Feb. 19) ... In win against Jacksonville State, pitched all 7 innings with eight strike outs, allowing only one run (Feb. 26) ... Struck out eight batters in six innings and allowed only two hits in win against Southern (Feb. 28) ... Scored a run and pitched a complete game - a one-hitter - striking out 11 batters in shutout against Southern in game one (March 11) ... Pitched a complete game of seven innings, striking out five batters in win against Southern Miss in game two of the series (March 13) ... Threw a complete nine-inning game in win against North Dakota State, striking out seven batters (March 16) ... Pitched a complete game in the UCF series, limiting the Knights to only two earned runs (March 20) ... Pitched a complete game of seven innings, fanning three batters, walking five and recording four assists in game one of the Georgia Tech doubleheader (March 23) ... Struck out nine batters and walked four after pitching a complete game of seven innings to receive the win in game two of the UTEP and recorded her first career save in game three series (March 27-28) ... Threw first career no-hitter in 5-0 shutout in game two against Memphis, striking out nine batters and walking two in seven innings of work (April 10) ... Named C-USA Pitcher of the Week (April 5-11) ... Threw a shutout game against Texas State, striking out nine batters and walking four (April 21) ... Struck out a total of 17 batters while allowing only three runs in ECU series (April 24-25) ... Struck out nine batters and walked three en route to 13th win in victory against Marshall in game one (May 1) ... Threw six innings in her start against Baylor (May 8) in game one and threw an inning of relief in the second game of the doubleheader to help earn the 9-7 victory ... Tossed a complete game shutout against UAB in the opening game of the C-USA Tournament (May 13), struck out six and scattered five hits to collect her 14th win of the season.
HIGH SCHOOLGraduated from Smithson Valley High School in 2009 ... Coached by Wayne Daigle ... Senior year, led team to become district and state champions, pitching a 27-2 recorded and tallying 237 strikeouts ... State MVP in 2009 ... TGCA All-State in 2009 ... Junior year, helped team to a 32-4 record to become the district champions ... Super Team in 2008 ... EA Sports Softball All-American First Team in 2009 ... Before attending Smithson, went to West Columbia High School for her freshman and sophomore years, where she was coached by Shelly Murphy ... Helped team to a 37-1 season to become the district and state champions ... Co-Pitcher of the Year and Co-MVP in 2007 ... Two-time First-Team All District ... First Team All-County in 2006 and 2007 ... Also played volleyball from 2006-2007 ... Participated in track in 2006 and 2007 ... Played for the Texas Aces in summer league.
PERSONALDaughter of Larry and Jada Watts and sister to Colton ... Born April 9, 1991 in Houston, Texas ... Graduated in the top-15 percent of her class ... Member of NHS and Spanish Club ... Nickname is "Bay"... Volunteer for Relay for Life ... Majoring in history ... Also recruited by Texas, Texas A&M, Oklahoma State, Memphis and DePaul.