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- 2013 Preseason All-SEC
- Went 3-for-4 with one double and two runs scored in win over Auburn (4/16)
- Had four RBIs, a double and two hits vs. TTU (4/10)
- Drove in three runs vs. Tennessee State (4/2)
- Drove in three runs and scored twice in win at No. 21/20 Kentucky (3/29)
- Had two RBIs in win over Eastern Kentucky (3/27)
- Hit 2-for-4 and one run vs. No. 5/4 Texas A&M (3/24)
- Three walks, two runs and a stolen base against No. 5/4 Texas A&M (3/23)
- 2-for-3 batting with two RBIs in win over No. 5/4 Texas A&M (3/22)
- Hit an RBI double in the eighth in 3-1 win at No. 3/3 Florida (3/16)
- Went 3-for-4 with one run scored at No. 3/3 Florida (3/15)
- 2-for-3 with one run and one stolen base vs. Bama (3/9)
- Hit a three-run homer vs. Valparaiso (3/2)
- Knocked a two-run homer vs. UNC-Wilmington (3/2)
- Went 2-for-2 with two RBIs, two runs and two walks vs. Long Beach State (2/21)
- Against NC State (2/17) hit 3-for-4 with a triple and a double in 4-0 victory
- Scored three runs in win over Costal Carolina (2/16)
- Was 3-for-4 with two triples, three RBIs and two scored runs against No.12/12 USF (2/16)
- 2-for-3 batting including a grand slam in 14-2 victory over Idaho State (2/8)
Dotson started all 62 games in which she appeared for Tennessee in 2010, compiling an impressive .391 batting average (66-of-169) with 54 runs scored, 66 hits, five doubles, three triples, three home runs, 29 steals and 37 RBIs...Posted 19 multi-hit and 10 multi-RBI games...Tabbed as a Louisville Slugger/NFCA Third Team All-American and Louisville Slugger/NFCA First Team All-Southeast Region selection...Chosen 2010 First-Team All-Southeastern Conference, the SEC Co-Freshman of the Year, SEC All-Freshman and to the SEC All-Defensive Team (RF)...Rated eighth overall in the SEC in hitting, ninth in runs scored and 10th in hits and on-base percentage (.495)...Counting SEC match-ups only, Dotson led Tennessee with a .413 average to rate fifth in the league...Was 2-for-3 with an RBI in UT's 7-5 victory over #9 Georgia (6/4) at the Women's College World Series...Delivered a hit and walked once in her first career WCWS action against #3 Arizona (6/3)...Singled in the first during of the deciding, 4-3 victory over #2 Michigan (5/28) at NCAA Super Regionals...Posted a hit in all three games of the Knoxville Regional, including a 3-for-5 effort during the 3-1 (9 inn.) championship game triumph over Louisville (5/23)...Reached base all four times she came to the plate during the finale at #4 Alabama, twice by single, once on a fielder's choice and once via walk...During the rally to upset #4 Florida (4/23), 4-3, Dotson singled twice, scored in the fifth and coerced a key walk and later tallied the winning run during the decisive seventh-inning comeback...Went 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI as the Big Orange outlasted Arkansas (4/14), 3-1...Singled in a pair of runs during the fifth as Tennessee again rallied to beat Auburn, 5-3 (4/11)...Delivered the eventual game-winning HR on a towering two-run shot to right in the sixth that landed in a creek beyond the wall as UT rallied for a 2-1 comeback victory at AU (4/10)...Blasted her second HR of 2010 during the 14-0 (5 inn.) thrashing of Western Carolina (4/8)...Was chosen as the USA Softball National Collegiate Player of the Week (3/30) and SEC Player of the Week (3/29) after hitting .769 (10-of-13) with a string of seven consecutive base hits during a four-game stretch against Kentucky and Ole Miss...Posted an .875 average (7-for-8) during the doubleheader sweep of Kentucky (3/23), including a walk-off RBI-single in the 10th of UT's 4-3 comeback victory and a career-high 4-for-4 effort with three RBIs in the 7-1 win over the `Cats...Singled and later scored in the sixth inning, helping key the decisive rally as Tennessee roared back from a 6-4 deficit to beat Campbell (3/14), 9-6...Blasted her first collegiate home run while going 2-for-2 with three RBIs in a 10-0 (5 inn.) rout of Liberty (3/14)...Hit .600 (6-for-10) at Mississippi State in her first collegiate league series, posting a 3-for-4 effort with a three-bagger and three RBIs in the opener (3/9)...Doubled as part of a 2-for-2 effort with a career-high three stolen bases in the 6-0 win over Ohio (3/5)...Delivered a 2-for-4 performance with a tally in a close loss to #10 Stanford (2/25)...Tallied a .600 batting average on 9-of-15 hitting during the title run at the Troy Cox Classic in Las Cruces, N.M., with two doubles, two triples and a team-best 10 RBIs...Knocked in three RBIs in the 11-2 (5 inn.) romp of St. Mary's (2/21)...Was 3-for-4 with two doubles, a triple and three RBIs, just missing hitting for the cycle versus Cleveland State (2/21)...Tripled and knocked in three runs as part of a 2-for-4 effort against Bradley (2/20)...Registered her first collegiate hit on a third-inning single against #11 Oklahoma (2/14) at the NTC Division I Elite Invitational.
Dotson participated in four sports during her outstanding interscholastic career at Savannah Country Day in Savannah, Ga., including softball, basketball, soccer and track...A four-time First-Team All-State and Region 3A Player of the Year and two-time Greater Savannah Softball Athlete of the Year (2006, 2007) on the diamond, Dotson helped lead her softball squad to three consecutive Region 3A titles and a trio of top-eight finishes in the state playoffs, including a high of third-place in 2007 with a 26-8 record...During the `07 campaign, she set Georgia state records for highest single-season batting average (.716) to go along with 68 hits, 60 runs scored, 23 RBIs and a .916 on-base percentage, while in 2006 she set state marks for single-season stolen bases (63), hits (68), triples (10)...Dotson holds Georgia career records for thefts (181), batting average (.638) and triples (29)...From 2006-08, Dotson put up staggering batting averages of .667, .539 and .716...As a senior she played in both the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association (GACA) All Star Senior Softball and Basketball Games...On the hardwood Dotson was a two-time First-Team All-State selection, twice the Region 3A Player of the Year (2008, 2009) and helped guide her team to a Class A runner-up finish at the 2009 Georgia State Tournament...Dotson was a two-year captain who wrapped up her basketball career as her school's record holder for career scoring (1,709 points), steals (370) and rebounds (790)...She was twice selected first-team all-area in soccer as part of a pair of Region 3A/2A titlists (2007, 2008)...Dotson broke a 31-year old Savannah Country Day record on the track in the 200m with a 25.6 clocking in 2007 and then improved on her own mark with a 25.5 in 2008...She finished first in the region in the 200m in 2008, second in 2007 and was third in the region at 100m in `07...Included among her many high school honors were the 2008 Hollis Stacy Award for the best three-sport female athlete, the Lawton M. Calhoun Award for the most outstanding athlete in Savannah, the Vince J. Dooley Award for character, teamwork and citizenship and the Charles Daley Scholarship Award for academic excellence...Other high school activites included Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Relay for Life, Special Olympics and serving as the senior class secretary and as part of the homecoming court...She has played ASA Gold summer ball for the Georgia Xtreme, the Atlanta Vipers and the Tennessee Fury.
Enrolled in the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences, taking on a double major in sport management and retail & consumer sciences with a minor in business...Comes from an athletic family as her dad played football and baseball at The Citadel and in Japan, her mom was a collegiate basketball player at Armstrong Atlantic State (Ga.) and both of her brothers were on the baseball team at Newberry College (S.C.)...Played Gold ball alongside current Lady Vol teammate Shelby Burchell...Hopes to work for a major sports company or a professional sports team after college...Has two brothers, Gene, 31, and Matthew, 28...Katherine Marie Dotson was born April 24, 1990, in Savannah, Ga....Her parents are Gene and Marie Dotson.