Owls End Season With 51-9 Record
Owls Clinch Bid to 11th NCAA Tournament
Rickey Goes 3--for-4 With Two RBI
No-Hitter is Third of Junior's Career
Melissa Martinez Homers Twice on Saturday
- Was the team's starting right fielder for the second year in a row, starting 59 games.
- Hit .309 on the season.
- Began the season by getting hits in 15 her first 18 games.
- Went 3-for-4 against Purdue, then drove in a run and scored in team's 2-0, eight-inning win over UCF.
- Went 4-for-6 in doubleheader sweep of Florida Gulf Coast (4/20).
- Hit .667 at the Conference USA Tournament, was named to the All-Tournament Team.
- Led team with 21 multiple hit games.
• Emerged as everyday right fielder after being used primarily as a pinch-runner her freshman year
• Went 3-for-3 with a run scored vs. Kansas (2/7)
• Had three hits and scored twice vs. Providence (2/14)
• Hit .833 in doubleheader vs. Coastal Carolina and Hofstra (3/6)
• Registered seven game winning streak
• Second on the team with .333 batting average in C-USA play
Freshman (2014): Played in 34 games, usually as a pinch runner...had two singles and drew a walk vs. Penn State...scored a run vs. Loyola Marymount...scored a run vs. Michigan State, South Alabama, UAB, Southern Miss and FIU...stole a base vs. UTEP.
High School: Three-time team MVP...was named 2013 FACA District Player of the Year...also 2013 All-State First Team selection...National Honor Society member...also volunteered with the Jacksonville branch of the Special Olympics.
Personal: Daughter of Kim and Mike Rickey...majoring in exercise science...hopes to become a physical therapist.