Alabama Softball Arrives in Oklahoma City for the WCWS
2014 (FRESHMAN): Made 52 appearances, primarily as a pinch-runner, with six starts in the outfield ... hit .333 over 24 at-bats with eight hits and six RBI ... went 7-10 in stolen bases ... made her first career appearance against Kennesaw State (Feb. 7) as a pinch-runner ... made her first career start against Northwestern State (Feb. 8), going 1-3 with her first career hit and her first career stolen base ... scored two runs against Northwestern State (Feb. 8) and one against Troy (Feb. 9) ... went 3-4 against Tennessee State (Feb. 14), driving in two runs and scoring one as well ... scored a run as a pinch runner in both games against Houston at the Easton Crimson Classic ... scored a run as a pinch-runner in game one (March 7) and game two (March 8) against South Carolina ... went 1-3 against Mississippi Valley State (March 11) with a two-run triple and an RBI groundout ... scored a run in each game during the Ole Miss series ... swiped her fifth stolen base of the season in game two at Ole Miss (March 15) ... earned a pinch-hit RBI single in the sixth inning of game three against the Rebels (March 16) ... scored a run in game three against Florida (March 23), laying down a sacrifice bunt but reaching base safely off an error and eventually coming around to score ... entered as a pinch-runner against South Alabama (April 2), immediately stealing second on the next pitch for her sixth stolen base of the season ... scored a run as a pinch-runner in game two at Mississippi State (April 12) ... scored a run as a pinch runner in game one at Missouri (May 1) ... made a game-ending double play as a defensive substitution in right field against USC Upstate (May 17) in the NCAA Regional round ... appeared as a defensive substitution in both games against Nebraska in the NCAA Super Regional round ... made three appearances at the Women's College World Series as a defensive substitution.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-time all-state selection ... Tuscaloosa News "Softball's Best" selection all four seasons of her career while playing for American Christian Academy... career batting average leader for the state of Alabama at .669 (336-502) ,as the only player in state history with a career average over .600 ... also set career state records for runs (337) and consecutive times to reach base safely (18) ... posted three of the top four single-season batting averages in state history: .688 in 2013, .658 in 2011 and .645 in 2010 ... her 40 career triples ranked second in state history... earned five hits in one game, coming up one hit shy of tying that state record ... twice scored five runs in a single game, putting her second on yet another state single-game record list ... swiped 233 career stolen bases, ranking third in state history... struck out only three times in a single season, good for third-best in state history (min. 155 plate appearances) ... her 336 career hits ranked 11th in the state record book ... set the state record for single-season batting average in 2011, hitting .658 ... hit .619 in her junior season with 91 hits including five home runs, 14 doubles and 11 triples ... also was a six-time state champion at ACA in cross country and track and field ... two-time all-state selection in cross country and track and field ... set school records in the 100 meters, 200 meters, triple jump and the 400-meter relay team ... member of the National Honor Society, VISTA, BETA Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Tuscaloosa Four Runners.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Austin and Marla Dare ... has two brothers, Parker and Davis ... majoring in public relations.