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      Natalie Brock
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nashville, Tenn.

High School:
Ezell-Harding

Height:
5-8

Position:
1B/DP

Birthdate:
12/02/1985

THE WEEKLYS ON BROCK:

"An exciting young player who has shown a penchant for coming off the bench and getting a key hit. Natalie had three clutch hits in the postseason, one versus UCLA, one against Alabama and another versus Michigan in the Women's College World Series. She will play first base, catcher and serve as a designated player for our team in 2006."

AS A FRESHMAN (2005):

Hit safely in her last four postseason games (Stanford, Alabama, Michigan-twice) during which Brock hit 4-of-6 with five RBI...Laced a two-RBI double down the left field line as a pinch hitter in the fifth inning to draw UT within one run in an eventual 3-2 loss to No. 1 Michigan (6/6) at the Women's College World Series...Came through with one of the biggest hits of her brief career by lacing a two-run pinch-hit single to left center in UT's 6-0 Super Regional-clinching win over No. 4 Stanford...Was 1-of-3 with an RBI in UT's 9-0 victory at Ole Miss (5/1)...Hit safely over six games from Liberty (3/22) to Auburn (4/9) while hitting 7-for-11 (.636) over that stretch...Blasted her first career home run of the right center field wall in the 3-0 win over Tennessee Tech (4/5)...Brock went 1-of-3 with an RBI in the victory over TTU...Delivered a base hit and an RBI in the 19-0 win over N.C. A&T (3/5)...Went 1-of-3 with two RBI and two runs scored in a 12-0 win over Northern Colorado (3/4)...Singled and scored a run in the rout of Pacific (2/25)...Registered an RBI single in UT's 12-0 win over Mercer (2/19) at the GSU Invitational...Natalie singled up the middle to plate fellow freshman Kortney Bell and earn both her first hit and RBI in the sixth inning of the 8-0 win over Gardner-Webb.

HIGH SCHOOL:

A member of the varsity at Ezell-Harding High School in Nashville, Tenn., since the eighth grade, Brock helped lead her squad to consecutive Tennessee state championships in 2000 and 2001...An all-state selection in 2003 and 2004, she established a Tennessee state tournament record for home runs (two) and doubles (four) as a freshman while hitting .600 (6-10) from the plate during the tournament...Brock picked up all-mid-state honorable mention in 2002 and all-mid-state second-team recognition in '03 and `04...A two-time captain on the diamond, she also lettered four years in volleyball and one year in basketball in high school...Three-year member of Who's Who Among American High School Students...Also active in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Ezell-Harding.

PERSONAL:

Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences...Lists watching movies, sleeping and laughing with teammates as her hobbies...Chose to come to Tennessee because she wanted to be a part of a great program and represent her home state...One of her relatives, Michelle Tyree, played softball at the University of Georgia...Cites current Lady Vol basketball coach Pat Summitt as the famous person she most admires...Natalie Annette Brock was born Dec. 2, 1985, in Nashville, Tenn...Her parents are Joe and Sherry Brock.

HIGHS:

LADY VOL CAREER HIGHS
At Bats: 3 (10 times)
Runs: 2 vs. Northern Colorado (3/4/05) & at Auburn (4/9/05)
Hits: 2 at Tennessee Tech (4/5/05)
Hit Streak: 6 games (3/22-4/9/05)
Runs Batted In: 2 (three times)
Doubles: 1 (three times)
Triples: 0
Home Runs: 1 at Tennessee Tech (4/5/05)
Walks: 1 (seven times)
Stolen Bases: 0

CAREER STATISTICS

BATTING
YEAR AVG GP-GS AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SB SBA BB SO HBP SF SH TB SLG% OB%
2005 .303 47-11 66 8 20 12 3 0 1 0 0 7 11 1 0 0 26 .394 .378
TOT. .303 47-11 66 8 20 12 3 0 1 0 0 7 11 1 0 0 26 .394 .378

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