Knox Goes 3-for-5 on the Day
Melissa Martinez Goes 4-for-6 with Two RBI, Three Runs Scored
FAU Goes 3-1 For the Week
Owls Went 1-2 in the Series
Owls Win Second Game 3-1 in Extra Innings
Freshman (2013): Had a breakout freshman season starting 56 of 57 game appearances, primarily in the outfield...had the third highest team batting average at .312...went 2-for-3 and scoring four runs in the 11-3 win over Eastern Michigan (3/4)...had the team's second most total hits with 44 (second most in conference play), which included nine doubles, two triples and five homeruns...notable appearances include going 1-for-2 with two runs and three RBIs in the 8-0 win over ULM (3/7) and going 3-for-4, including one homerun, with one run and two RBIs in the 5-0 victory against Dartmouth (3/22)...went on a nine game hitting streak mid-season and also had nine multiple hit games...ended the season with the 23 RBIs, third highest on the team, and the second most walks with 25.
Prep: Earned MVP honors at the FACA all-star game. Named defensive MVP of Lake Wales. Third team all-state selection as a junior. Class 5A First Team All-State selection by the Miracle Sports Award Committee as well as a Class 5A Second Team All-State member by the Florida Athletic Coaches Association (FACA). Also an honorable mention volleyball player.
Personal: Daughter of Elena and Carlton Thompson...graduated from same high school that produced former FAU softball player and current assistant Chan Walker.