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      Melissa Brown
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Valencia, Calif.

High School:
Hart

Height:
5-4

Position:
IF

B/T:
L/R

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AS A SENIOR (2013)
CAREER HIGHS
At Bats: 5 at Alabama (3/21/12)
Runs: 3 vs. Saint Mary's (2/21/10)
Hits: 3 (2x) last vs. Alabama (5/25/13)
Hit Streak: 9 games (3/21/12-3/31/12)
RBIs: 3 (4x), last at Charleston Southern (3/3/13)
Doubles: 2 vs. ETSU (3/3/12)
Triples: 1 (3x), last vs. Tennessee Tech (4/10/13)
Home Runs: 1 (7x), last vs. Southern Utah (2/7/13)
Walks: 2 (2x) last at Ole Miss (4/20/13)
Stolen Bases: 1 (4x), last vs. Kentucky (3/31/12)
*As of 6/13/13

  • 2013 SEC Community Service Team
  • Games/Starts: 64/60
  • Made 27 starts in center field, 19 starts in left field and 14 starts at first base
  • Hit .254 (44-for-173) with one homer, seven doubles, three triples, 38 RBIs, 21 runs and 18 walks
  • Had 10 multi-hit games and 11 multi-RBI games
  • Hit a key two-RBI double to right center in WCWS Game 2 win over Florida (5/30)
  • Tied career high with three hits and knocked an RBI double up the middle in her final at-bat at Sherri Parker Lee Stadium as UT beat Alabama to advance to the WCWS
  • Hit a two-RBI double and scored twice in win at Missouri (5/4)
  • Went a combined 4-for-9 with three RBIs and one run in sweep of Ole Miss (4/19 - 4/21)
  • Hit an RBI double and scored two runs in win over Appalachian State (4/16)
  • Drove in one run and scored once vs. Auburn (4/12)
  • Hit a triple and had one RBI and two runs vs. TTU (4/10)
  • Tallied two hits and one RBI in win at Georgia (4/6)
  • Went 2-for-4 with one RBI at Georgia (4/5)
  • Drove in two runs in win over Western Carolina (4/1)
  • Had a two-RBI single up the middle in 5-4 over No. 5/4 Texas A&M (3/24)
  • Batted 2-for-4, two RBIs and two scored runs against No. 5/4 Texas A&M (3/23)
  • Hit RBI single in the first inning of 3-1 win over No. 3/3 Florida (3/16)
  • Went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBIs at CSU (3/3)
  • Hit 2-for-3, a double, and two RBIs against NC State (2/17)
  • Against No.12/12 USF (2/16), hit 1-for-2 with two RBIs
  • Perfect 2-for-2 with two RBIs and scored run vs. Coastal Carolina (2/15)
  • Went 2-for-4 with two-run homer in 18-3 victory over Southern Utah (2/7)
AS A JUNIOR (2012)
  • 2012 Capital One Academic All-District III First Team
  • 2012 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
  • Games/Starts: 65/62
  • Made 50 starts at first base, six starts in the outfield, five starts at third base and one start at DP
  • Hit .275 (50-of-182) with career highs of five homers, 11 doubles, 33 RBIs, 24 runs and 13 walks
  • Ranked fifth on the team with 11 multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games
  • Enjoyed a nine-game hitting streak from March 21 - March 31
  • Went 1-of-3 with one runs scored against Alabama in the WCWS (5/31)
  • Had a sixth-inning, two-RBI single in the sixth inning in UT's 8-0 win over vs. Miami (Ohio) (5/19) in the NCAA Regionals
  • Went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and one double in six-frame, 8-0 rout of Furman (3/27)
  • Blasted fourth home run of season, a three-run shot off the left field pole in the top of the second to help UT defeat No. 1 Alabama (3/21), 5-2, and end the Crimson Tide's 26-game winning streak
  • Went 2-of-3 with one homer, two RBIs and one run in 7-0 win over Georgia Southern (3/13)
  • Was 2-for-4 with career-high two doubles, three RBIs and two runs in 8-0 win over ETSU (3/3)
AS A SOPHOMORE (2011)
  • 2011 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
  • Games/Starts: 35/11
  • Started at four games at third base, four games at shortstop and three at DP
  • Hit .292 (14-of-48) with one homer, two doubles, 11 RBIs, six runs scored and five walks
  • Had two multi-hit games and four multi-RBI games
  • Set career high with three hits in a 3-for-3 showing at Tennessee State (3/15) with two RBIs and two runs scored
  • Drove in three runs and wned 2-for-3 with one run vs. Boise State (2/18)
  • Had two RBIs, a double and a run vs. ETSU (2/15)
  • In first at-bat of season, hit first home run of career vs. Michigan State (2/13) -- a two-run shot
AS A FRESHMAN (2010)
  • Games/Starts: 49/21
  • Made 12 starts at shortstop, eight at second base and one at DP
  • Hit .286 (18-of-63) with five doubles, five RBIs, 16 runs and four walks
  • Had three multi-hit games
  • Played in two games vs. No. 3 Arizona (6/6) in WCWS, recording a single to the pitcher in the first game and drawing a walk in the second
  • Went 2-for-3 with one RBI in 6-1 win over LSU (5/9)
  • Was 2-of-3 with a double and two runs in five-inning, 8-0 dismantling of South Carolina (4/3)
  • Recorded first multi-hit game of career vs. Saint Mary's (2/21), goins 2-of-3 with one double and three runs scored
  • Recorded first hit of career vs. No. 8 and eventual national champion UCLA (2/13) on a single to left center in the fifth inning
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB
  • Was a two-sport athlete at Hart, playing softball and basketball
  • 2009 (Sr.): .393 BA, 18 runs
  • 2008 (Jr.): .458 BA, two HRs, 16 RBIs, 28 runs, 13 SBs
  • 2007 (So.): .457 BA, .500 OBP
  • Accolades: 2009 All-CIF second team, 2009 All-Foothill League first team, 2008 All-Foothill League second team
  • Helped Hart win a pair of Foothill League softball titles (2006, 2008) and a shared league titles for basketball (2006, 2007)
  • Played club ball with the 18-U So Cal Choppers and finished third at the 2007 Gold Nationals in Oklahoma City
  • Won the 14-U national title with the So Cal Smashers
  • Also played with the So Cal Krushers
PERSONAL
  • Full Name: Melissa Nicole Brown
  • Born: Nov. 15, 1991, in Newhall, Calif.
  • Daughter Douglas and Janet Brown
  • Graduated with degree in kinesiology and is pursuing graduate coursework
  • Twin brother is former UCLA baseball player and 2012 MLB Draft pick Trevor Brown. Younger brother is Joshua Brown
  • Chose UT over Washington, Cal State Fullerton, Pacific
  • Modeled game after former U.S. National Team shortstop Natasha Watley
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