Knox Hits First Career Homerun in Win
Melissa Martinez Drives In Game Winner vs. Tulsa
Florida Atlantic Student-Athletes Excel Academically
Pender Gets The Win
Winning Streak Reaches 10
Sophomore (2013):Appeared in 31 games, often as a pinch runner...made three starts in the outfield...stole a base season opener vs. Samford...scored 10 runs and stole seven bases on the year...went 3-for-4 and scored twice in 9-0 win over Bethune-Cookman.
Freshman (2012): Started 37 games while playing in 46 in her first season with FAU...first collegiate hit came versus Chattanooga on February 12th...had three multi-hit games with two coming in back-to-back games with two hits against Colgate on March 12th and two more versus Jacksonville on March 17th...finished the season tied second on the team with four stolen bases.
High School: Played for Melissa Whitehead at Clewiston High School. Honorable mention all-area selection as a sophomore.
Personal: Born in Fort Myers, FL...daughter of Shari and Keith Howell...plans to major in nursing.