Michelle Shirah
Michelle Shirah
Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Polk City, FL

High School:
Auburndale HS

Height:
5-0

Position:
Outfielder/Infielder

Birthdate:
02/25/1980

Major:
Communication

Junior (2002): Played in 61 games and started 49...played primarily right field...hit .208 with two homers and 11 RBIs...stole four bases in five attempts...had a pair of four-game hitting streaks..the first came from April 12 through April 14 while the second came April 23 through May 7...home runs were hit April 11at Samford and April 12 at Jacksonville State...went 12-for-36 with two homers and eight RBIs in 14-game stretch from April through May 7.

Sophomore (2001): Played in 53 games and started 50...played primarily at third base...hit .214 with six doubles, three triples, and two home runs...finished second on the team with 22 RBIs...went 2-for-2 with a double and 3 RBIs on May 2 against Wichita State.

Red-Shirt (2000): Played in four games and started one before missing rest of season due to surgery..

Freshman (1999): Played in 69 games and started 67...played third base...was third on the team with a .311 batting average and second in with a .554 slugging percentage...tallied 60 hits, 10 homers, five doubles, six triples and led the team with 152 assists...shined in teamís NCAA Tournament game May 21against Central Michigan, going 4-for-4 with a grand slam, triple, and five RBIs...earned A-Sun Player-of-the-Week honors...named to the A-Sun Championship All-Tournament team...voted to the All-Regional team at the NCAA Tournament in Ann Arbor, MI.

High School: Attended Auburndale High School...coach was Debbie Raysin...earned rookie-of-the-year honors in 1995...three-time team MVP...all-state selection...two-time all-county selection...named teamís offensive player-of-the-year.

Personal: Communication major...daughter of Randolph and Susan Shirah...born February 25, 1980 in Lakeland, FL.

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