Florida State Women's Softball - 2001 Year In Review

Florida State Women's Softball - 2001 Year In Review

Coaching Staff
JoAnne Graf, Head Coach
Louie Berndt, Assistant Coach
Heather Compton, Assistant Coach

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2001 Softball


2001 Florida State Signees/Newcomers

Leah Armstrong, 5-7, OF, Jacksonville

Skyla Cox, 5-7, 130, 2B, Marietta, GA

Julie Jordan, 5-7, C-OF, Garden Grove, CA

Monique Marier, OF, Tampa

Jessica van der Linden, 1B-P, Cerritos, CA

Elisa Vasquez, 5-6, C-1B, Hesperia, CA


2001 Roster - By Name

L
T                                            PY
R No Name                  Pos     B-T  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
* 51 Leah Armstrong        OF      L-R  Fr        Jacksonville (Episcopal)
* 43 Natalie Bennett       SS      R-R  Sr   *    Belleville, IL (Belleville West/Drake)
* 10 Staci Brandon         3B      R-R  Sr   *    Peoria, AZ (Phoenix College)
*  2 Becky Brock           3B      R-R  Jr   **   Macclenny (Baker County)
* 15 Rita Brooks           OF      L-R  Sr   *    Tuscaloosa, AL (North Florida CC)
*  8 Kimmy Carter          C-OF    R-R  Jr   **   Palm Beach Gardens (King's Academy)
*  6 Skyla Cox             2B      R-R  Fr        Marietta, GA (Walton)
* 32 Stephanie Elowsky     SS-DH   R-R  Sr   *    Pensacola (Pensacola JC)
* 25 Robyn Gauger          P-OF-DH R-R  Sr   *    Saint Marks (Gulf Coast JC)
* 24 Jackie Hirschfeld     3B      R-R  Jr   **   Tampa (Tampa Catholic)
*  3 Julie Jordan          C-OF    R-R  Fr        Garden Grove, CA (Pacifica)
* 23 Leslie Malerich       P       R-R  Jr   **   Merrillville, IN (Merrillville)
*  4 Monique Marier        OF      R-R  Jr        Tampa (Lake City CC)
* 29 Brandi Stuart         2B      R-R  So   *    Cerritos, CA (Cerritos)
* 99 Jessica van der Linden1B-P    L-L  Fr        Cerritos, CA (Cerritos)
*  9 Elisa Velasco         C-1B    R-R  Fr        Hesperia, CA (A.B. Miller)
* 11 Beth Wade             1B      R-R  Fr-R      Colquitt, GA (Miller County)
* 12 Jen White-Stokes      P       R-R  Sr   ***  Tuttle, OK (Tuttle)

2001 Roster - By Number

L
T                                            PY
R No Name                  Pos     B-T  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
*  2 Becky Brock           3B      R-R  Jr   **   Macclenny (Baker County)
*  3 Julie Jordan          C-OF    R-R  Fr        Garden Grove, CA (Pacifica)
*  4 Monique Marier        OF      R-R  Jr        Tampa (Lake City CC)
*  6 Skyla Cox             2B      R-R  Fr        Marietta, GA (Walton)
*  8 Kimmy Carter          C-OF    R-R  Jr   **   Palm Beach Gardens (King's Academy)
*  9 Elisa Velasco         C-1B    R-R  Fr        Hesperia, CA (A.B. Miller)
* 10 Staci Brandon         3B      R-R  Sr   *    Peoria, AZ (Phoenix College)
* 11 Beth Wade             1B      R-R  Fr-R      Colquitt, GA (Miller County)
* 12 Jen White-Stokes      P       R-R  Sr   ***  Tuttle, OK (Tuttle)
* 15 Rita Brooks           OF      L-R  Sr   *    Tuscaloosa, AL (North Florida CC)
* 23 Leslie Malerich       P       R-R  Jr   **   Merrillville, IN (Merrillville)
* 24 Jackie Hirschfeld     3B      R-R  Jr   **   Tampa (Tampa Catholic)
* 25 Robyn Gauger          P-OF-DH R-R  Sr   *    Saint Marks (Gulf Coast JC)
* 29 Brandi Stuart         2B      R-R  So   *    Cerritos, CA (Cerritos)
* 32 Stephanie Elowsky     SS-DH   R-R  Sr   *    Pensacola (Pensacola JC)
* 43 Natalie Bennett       SS      R-R  Sr   *    Belleville, IL (Belleville West/Drake)
* 51 Leah Armstrong        OF      L-R  Fr        Jacksonville (Episcopal)
* 99 Jessica van der Linden1B-P    L-L  Fr        Cerritos, CA (Cerritos)

2001 All-Americans

Name                     Organization
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Leslie Malerich          National Fastpitch Coaches Assoc - 2nd Team All-American

Brandi Stuart            Easton - 2nd Team All-American

All-Americans -  2

2001 Schedule and Results

DATE
REF
LOC
OPPONENT
SCORE
02/03
Ref
A
GEORGIA SOUTHERN W 8-0
02/03
Ref
A
GEORGIA SOUTHERN W 4-0
02/09
Ref
H
FLORIDA A&M
Tomahawk Bash
W 1-0
02/10
Ref
H
UT-CHATTANOOGA
Tomahawk Bash
W 4-1
02/10
Ref
H
FL INTERNATIONAL
Tomahawk Bash
L 1-2
02/11
Ref
H
UT-CHATTANOOGA
Tomahawk Bash
W 3-2
02/11
Ref
H
FL INTERNATIONAL
Tomahawk Bash Championship
W 3-2
02/16
Ref
H
KENT STATE
Sunshine State Tournament
W 4-0
02/17
Ref
H
COLL OF CHARLESTON
Sunshine State Tournament
W 8-0
02/17
Ref
H
BOSTON COLLEGE
Sunshine State Tournament
W 1-0
02/18
Ref
H
COLL OF CHARLESTON
Sunshine State Tournament
W 9-1
02/18
Ref
H
BOSTON COLLEGE
Sunshine State Tournament Championship
W 5-4
02/20
Ref
H
MERCER W 4-0
02/20
Ref
H
MERCER W 8-0
02/23
Ref
N
ILLINOIS
Worth Invitational, Boca Raton, Fl
L 0-1
02/23
Ref
A
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
Worth Invitational
L 1-2
02/24
Ref
N
FLORIDA A&M
Worth Invitational, Boca Raton, Fl
W 11-0
02/24
Ref
N
MARYLAND
Worth Invitational, Boca Raton, Fl
W 5-3
02/25
Ref
N
ILLINOIS
Worth Invitational, Boca Raton, Fl
W 2-0
02/25
Ref
A
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
Worth Invitational Championship
W 1-0
03/02
Ref
H
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
Seminole Challenge
W 3-1
03/03
Ref
H
NORTHWESTERN
Seminole Challenge
W 2-1
03/03
Ref
H
BALL STATE
Seminole Challenge
W 1-0
03/04
Ref
H
NORTHWESTERN
Seminole Challenge
W 8-2
03/04
Ref
H
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
Seminole Challenge Championship
W 2-0
03/06
Ref
A
FLORIDA A&M L 4-5
03/09
Ref
N
CAL-RIVERSIDE
SDSU Tournament, San Diego, Ca
W 8-0
03/09
Ref
A
SAN DIEGO STATE
SDSU Tournament
W 2-1
03/14
Ref
H
NEBRASKA
Tallahassee Democrat Tournament
L 0-3
03/15
Ref
H
IOWA STATE
Tallahassee Democrat Tournament
W 4-0
03/16
Ref
H
IOWA STATE
Tallahassee Democrat Tournament
W 6-0
03/16
Ref
H
SYRACUSE
Tallahassee Democrat Tournament
W 3-2
03/17
Ref
H
BETHUNE-COOKMAN COLL
Tallahassee Decocrat Tournament
W 3-2
03/17
Ref
H
TROY STATE
Tallahassee Democrat Tournament
W 11-0
03/20
Ref
H
CONNECTICUT W 8-0
03/20
Ref
H
CONNECTICUT W 3-0
03/28
Ref
H
FLORIDA A&M W 7-0
03/31
Ref
A
GEORGIA TECH W 7-0
03/31
Ref
A
GEORGIA TECH L 1-2
04/01
Ref
A
GEORGIA STATE W 9-1
04/01
Ref
A
GEORGIA STATE W 10-0
04/06
Ref
A
NORTH CAROLINA W 2-0
04/06
Ref
A
NORTH CAROLINA W 5-0
04/07
Ref
N
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
North Carolina Invitational, Chapel Hill, NC
W 5-4
04/07
Ref
N
EAST CAROLINA
North Carolina Invitational, Chapel Hill, NC
W 2-0
04/08
Ref
A
NORTH CAROLINA
North Carolina Invitational
L 2-3
04/11
Ref
A
FLORIDA A&M W 6-0
04/14
Ref
A
JACKSONVILLE STATE W 4-1
04/14
Ref
A
JACKSONVILLE STATE W 12-2
04/17
Ref
H
FLORIDA A&M W 12-0
04/18
Ref
A
FLORIDA W 5-3
04/18
Ref
A
FLORIDA W 3-1
04/21
Ref
H
EAST CAROLINA W 9-2
04/21
Ref
H
EAST CAROLINA W 9-0
04/28
Ref
H
VIRGINIA W 8-0
04/28
Ref
H
VIRGINIA W 10-2
04/30
Ref
A
TROY STATE W 1-0
04/30
Ref
A
TROY STATE L 1-2
05/05
Ref
H
MARYLAND W 5-0
05/05
Ref
H
MARYLAND W 10-1
05/11
Ref
N
MARYLAND
ACC, Raleigh, NC
W 2-1
05/12
Ref
N
NORTH CAROLINA
ACC, Raleigh, NC
L 0-2
05/13
Ref
N
MARYLAND
ACC, Raleigh, NC
W 4-0
05/13
Ref
N
NORTH CAROLINA
ACC Championship, Raleigh, NC
L 1-4
05/17
Ref
H
BETHUNE-COOKMAN COLL
NCAA
W 6-2
05/18
Ref
H
FLORIDA
NCAA
W 6-2
05/19
Ref
H
CALIFORNIA
NCAA
L 0-1
05/19
Ref
H
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
NCAA
W 2-0
05/20
Ref
H
CALIFORNIA
NCAA
W 2-1
05/20
Ref
H
CALIFORNIA
NCAA Championship
L 2-3
EOY Stats Ref

                Overall   Home    Away   Neutral
------------------------------------------------
FSU RECORD IS   58-12    35- 4    15- 5     8- 3


2001 ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE RESULTS
 1  FLORIDA STATE         7- 1    58-12 
 2  NORTH CAROLINA        6- 2    38-19-1
 3  VIRGINIA              4- 4    52-17 
 4  GEORGIA TECH          2- 6    24-29 
 5  MARYLAND              1- 7    39-23 

2001 CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT, Raleigh, NC
   Date                    Score                                    Comments
==========  ==================================================  ==================================
05/11/2001  (5)MARYLAND 1, (4)GEORGIA TECH 0                    
05/11/2001  (2)NORTH CAROLINA 7, (3)VIRGINIA 3                  
05/11/2001  (1)FLORIDA STATE 2, (5)MARYLAND 1                   
05/12/2001  (3)VIRGINIA 3, (4)GEORGIA TECH 2                    
05/12/2001  (2)NORTH CAROLINA 2, (1)FLORIDA STATE 0             
05/12/2001  (5)MARYLAND 3, (3)VIRGINIA 1                        
05/13/2001  (1)FLORIDA STATE 4, (5)MARYLAND 0                   
05/13/2001  (2)NORTH CAROLINA 4, (1)FLORIDA STATE 1             

STARTING BATTING ORDER
DATE/OPPONENT123456789
02/03/2001
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
02/03/2001
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
02/09/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
02/10/2001
UT-CHATTANOOGA
         
02/10/2001
FL INTERNATIONAL
         
02/11/2001
UT-CHATTANOOGA
         
02/11/2001
FL INTERNATIONAL
         
02/16/2001
KENT STATE
         
02/17/2001
COLL OF CHARLESTON
         
02/17/2001
BOSTON COLLEGE
         
02/18/2001
COLL OF CHARLESTON
         
02/18/2001
BOSTON COLLEGE
         
02/20/2001
MERCER
         
02/20/2001
MERCER
         
02/23/2001
ILLINOIS
         
02/23/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
02/24/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
02/24/2001
MARYLAND
         
02/25/2001
ILLINOIS
         
02/25/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
03/02/2001
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
         
03/03/2001
NORTHWESTERN
         
03/03/2001
BALL STATE
         
03/04/2001
NORTHWESTERN
         
03/04/2001
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
         
03/06/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
03/09/2001
CAL-RIVERSIDE
         
03/09/2001
SAN DIEGO STATE
         
03/14/2001
NEBRASKA
         
03/15/2001
IOWA STATE
         
03/16/2001
IOWA STATE
         
03/16/2001
SYRACUSE
         
03/17/2001
BETHUNE-COOKMAN COLL
         
03/17/2001
TROY STATE
         
03/20/2001
CONNECTICUT
         
03/20/2001
CONNECTICUT
         
03/28/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
03/31/2001
GEORGIA TECH
         
03/31/2001
GEORGIA TECH
         
04/01/2001
GEORGIA STATE
         
04/01/2001
GEORGIA STATE
         
04/06/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
04/06/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
04/07/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
04/07/2001
EAST CAROLINA
         
04/08/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
04/11/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
04/14/2001
JACKSONVILLE STATE
         
04/14/2001
JACKSONVILLE STATE
         
04/17/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
04/18/2001
FLORIDA
         
04/18/2001
FLORIDA
         
04/21/2001
EAST CAROLINA
         
04/21/2001
EAST CAROLINA
         
04/28/2001
VIRGINIA
         
04/28/2001
VIRGINIA
         
04/30/2001
TROY STATE
         
04/30/2001
TROY STATE
         
05/05/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/05/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/11/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/12/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
05/13/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/13/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
05/17/2001
BETHUNE-COOKMAN COLL
         
05/18/2001
FLORIDA
         
05/19/2001
CALIFORNIA
         
05/19/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
05/20/2001
CALIFORNIA
         
05/20/2001
CALIFORNIA
         

STARTING DEFENSE
DATE/OPPONENTPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRF
02/03/2001
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
02/03/2001
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
         
02/09/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
02/10/2001
UT-CHATTANOOGA
         
02/10/2001
FL INTERNATIONAL
         
02/11/2001
UT-CHATTANOOGA
         
02/11/2001
FL INTERNATIONAL
         
02/16/2001
KENT STATE
         
02/17/2001
COLL OF CHARLESTON
         
02/17/2001
BOSTON COLLEGE
         
02/18/2001
COLL OF CHARLESTON
         
02/18/2001
BOSTON COLLEGE
         
02/20/2001
MERCER
         
02/20/2001
MERCER
         
02/23/2001
ILLINOIS
         
02/23/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
02/24/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
02/24/2001
MARYLAND
         
02/25/2001
ILLINOIS
         
02/25/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
03/02/2001
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
         
03/03/2001
NORTHWESTERN
         
03/03/2001
BALL STATE
         
03/04/2001
NORTHWESTERN
         
03/04/2001
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
         
03/06/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
03/09/2001
CAL-RIVERSIDE
         
03/09/2001
SAN DIEGO STATE
         
03/14/2001
NEBRASKA
         
03/15/2001
IOWA STATE
         
03/16/2001
IOWA STATE
         
03/16/2001
SYRACUSE
         
03/17/2001
BETHUNE-COOKMAN COLL
         
03/17/2001
TROY STATE
         
03/20/2001
CONNECTICUT
         
03/20/2001
CONNECTICUT
         
03/28/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
03/31/2001
GEORGIA TECH
         
03/31/2001
GEORGIA TECH
         
04/01/2001
GEORGIA STATE
         
04/01/2001
GEORGIA STATE
         
04/06/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
04/06/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
04/07/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
04/07/2001
EAST CAROLINA
         
04/08/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
04/11/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
04/14/2001
JACKSONVILLE STATE
         
04/14/2001
JACKSONVILLE STATE
         
04/17/2001
FLORIDA A&M
         
04/18/2001
FLORIDA
         
04/18/2001
FLORIDA
         
04/21/2001
EAST CAROLINA
         
04/21/2001
EAST CAROLINA
         
04/28/2001
VIRGINIA
         
04/28/2001
VIRGINIA
         
04/30/2001
TROY STATE
         
04/30/2001
TROY STATE
         
05/05/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/05/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/11/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/12/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
05/13/2001
MARYLAND
         
05/13/2001
NORTH CAROLINA
         
05/17/2001
BETHUNE-COOKMAN COLL
         
05/18/2001
FLORIDA
         
05/19/2001
CALIFORNIA
         
05/19/2001
FLORIDA ATLANTIC
         
05/20/2001
CALIFORNIA
         
05/20/2001
CALIFORNIA
         


2001 Batting Statistics

Name AVG GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB ATT ============================================================================================================ Leah Armstrong .667 24 2 3 10 2 0 0 0 0 2 .667 0 0 0 0 .667 0 0 1 1 Brandi Stuart .361 70 70 202 49 73 12 2 5 36 104 .515 28 0 21 0 .439 0 7 30 34 Jen White-Stokes .320 61 61 172 26 55 11 2 2 29 76 .442 9 1 38 0 .357 0 9 0 0 Beth Wade .313 15 7 16 3 5 1 0 0 2 6 .375 3 1 4 0 .450 0 0 0 0 Monique Marier .311 65 64 164 14 51 14 3 6 41 89 .543 8 2 37 0 .341 5 13 1 1 Robyn Gauger .311 60 54 151 20 47 10 3 3 38 72 .477 19 1 35 0 .387 2 6 0 0 Jessica van der Linden .310 70 68 203 28 63 14 4 0 36 85 .419 19 8 17 0 .390 1 7 2 3 Kimmy Carter .302 70 70 212 38 64 9 2 2 33 83 .392 19 4 39 0 .369 1 19 6 8 Staci Brandon .292 63 61 161 17 47 4 2 0 13 55 .342 8 1 17 0 .327 1 9 1 2 Rita Brooks .288 68 68 215 58 62 5 5 2 19 83 .386 32 4 43 0 .390 0 8 55 56 Elisa Vasquez .254 32 25 59 5 15 2 0 0 8 17 .288 3 3 9 0 .323 0 4 0 0 Natalie Bennett .243 70 70 177 21 43 9 0 1 18 55 .311 11 2 24 0 .295 0 13 1 2 Julie Jordan .154 17 16 26 2 4 0 0 0 3 4 .154 3 1 11 0 .258 1 2 0 0 Stephanie Elowsky .154 14 3 13 5 2 1 0 0 1 3 .231 2 0 3 0 .267 0 0 1 1 Becky Brock .083 48 21 24 7 2 1 0 0 2 3 .125 4 0 1 0 .214 0 1 1 1 Jackie Hirschfeld .000 10 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 0 0 2 0 .000 0 0 0 0 Skyla Cox .000 45 1 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 1 0 .000 0 1 3 3 Leslie Malerich .000 39 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 ======================================================================================= FSU .297 70 70 1804 321 535 93 23 21 280 737 .409 168 28 302 0 .364 11 99 102 112 Opp .156 70 70 1612 75 252 32 3 11 67 323 .200 120 27 365 0 .226 3 72 29 47

2001 Pitching Statistics

Name ERA W L APP GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR AB B/AVG WP HBP BK SFA SHA ======================================================================================================================== Jen White-Stokes 0.63 19 6 34 27 21 10 3 2 177.0 100 27 16 40 114 9 2 5 610 .164 6 9 0 3 22 Leslie Malerich 0.72 26 3 34 30 25 13 2 0 205.1 119 32 21 55 160 17 1 2 706 .169 7 9 0 0 41 Jessica van der Linden 0.84 13 3 17 13 11 7 1 0 92.0 33 16 11 25 91 6 0 4 297 .111 4 9 0 0 9 ==================================================================================================== FSU 0.71 58 12 85 70 57 33 3 2 474.1 252 75 48 120 365 32 3 11 1613 .156 17 27 0 3 72 Opp 3.87 12 58 70 70 36 4 1 2 452.2 535 321 250 16 302 93 23 21 1804 .297 25 28 3 11 99

2001 Fielding Statistics

Name PO AST E FLD% DP ============================================= Monique Marier 42 1 0 1.000 Jackie Hirschfeld 2 1 0 1.000 Skyla Cox 2 0 0 1.000 Robyn Gauger 409 14 3 .993 Jen White-Stokes 13 52 1 .985 Jessica van der Linden 132 38 3 .983 Elisa Vasquez 97 11 2 .982 Kimmy Carter 272 30 6 .981 Leslie Malerich 8 62 2 .972 Beth Wade 57 7 2 .970 Rita Brooks 52 7 3 .952 Brandi Stuart 159 120 16 .946 Julie Jordan 33 2 2 .946 Natalie Bennett 97 156 16 .941 Becky Brock 21 55 6 .927 Staci Brandon 27 87 12 .905 Leah Armstrong 0 0 0 .000 Stephanie Elowsky 0 0 0 .000 ======================== FSU 1423 643 74 .965 Opp 1356 652 106 .950