The Owls move to 15-2 on the season
The team had its second tournament sweep of the year with wins over Albany and North Florida tonight
The Owls won 1-0 over Tulsa and 9-1 over Michigan State
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Christina Martinez Goes 5-for-8 in the Sweep
Junior (2014):Appeared in 26 games on the season, primarily as a pinch runner...scored game winning run vs. Tulsa....stole a base vs. LIU Brooklyn...scored a run in back-to-back apperances vs. Marshall and Michigan State...singled, drove in a run and scored vs. Yale...scored game's only run in 1-0 win over FIU...scored game winning run in 4-3, eight inning win over Charlotte.
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.