#6 Paige Neely
|HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL)||Nashville, Tenn. (Austin Peay University)|
2014: First Team Atlantic Sun All-Conference. A-Sun All-Academic. …Career season highs in batting average (.378), hits (74), doubles (14) and runs (45). …Tied career season high in total bases (106). …Overall in the conference ranked second in hits (74), tied for second in doubles (14), fourth in triples (3), sixth in runs scored (45), tied for fourth in total bases (106), fourth in batting average (.378), first in at bats (196), second in total plate appearances (215), first in sac flies (5). …In conference games tied for third in doubles (6), tied for second in triples (2), sixth in hits (31), ninth in total bases (47), ninth in runs scored (19), first in at bats (91), second in total plate appearances (99). …Team leader in multiple-hit games with 19 (14 two-hit games, four three-hit games and one four-hit game. …Posted longest hitting streak of the season (16 games). …Ended the season with a seven-game hitting streak. …Reached base in 25 straight games, also the longest streak on the team. …Recorded four RBI games vs. Mercer (4/12) and Drake (2/14). …Season-high four hits vs. Butler (2/9). …Hit .467 in Baylor Tourney with seven RBI and seven hits. …Hit .370 (20-54) vs. tournament teams. …Hit .363 in three games vs. No. 31 UAB. …Batted 1-2 with a stolen base vs. No. 14 Baylor. …Started all 56 games: 52 at third base, four at shortstop. …Conference game high nine assists (Stetson, 4/19).
2013: First Team Atlantic Sun All-Conference…“College Sports Madness” All A-Sun Second Team. …A-Sun Player of the Week (4/22/12). …Tied for third overall in RBI in A-Sun with 42. …Third overall in hits in the A-Sun with 62…Fifth overall in the A-Sun in total bases with 106. …Led team in on base percentage (.381) and total bases (106). …Second on team in runs scored (37), hits (62), home runs (10), and doubles (10). …Third on team with .326 batting average, slugging percentage (.558) and tied for third in stolen bases (13). ...Second on team in multiple hit games (16) and multiple RBI games (9)…Started all 59 games, 43 at third base and 16 in centerfield.
2012: Second Team All-Ohio Valley Conference. …OVC All-Newcomers Team…Played shortstop for Austin Peay State… Batted .363, the second highest average on the team. …Slammed nine doubles, tying for second on the team. … Third on team with .452 slugging percentage. …Started in 45-of-46 games. ….954 fielding percentage with only nine errors.
High School: Played on three Class AA State Championship teams at Goodpasture Christian School. …All-District Team (2011, 2010). …All-District Tournament Team (2011, 2010). …Second Team MTSCA All-State (2010). …MTSCA All-Academic Team (2011, 2010). …All-Midstate Third Team (2009). …Played basketball. …National Honor Society member.
Personal: Parents are Jami and Paul Neely. …One sister, Cameron ; one brother, Austin.