Recap: Alabama Rallies to Defeat LSU 2-1 in Game 2
Appeared in 43 games, including 24 starts ... finished the season with a .313 batting average (26-83) and was a perfect 6-6 in stolen bases … earned a pinch-hit single against FIU (Feb. 7) ... pulled a single through the right side and swiped a stolen base as a pinch hitter against Lipscomb (Feb. 22) ... scored the game-winning run as a pinch runner in game three against Louisiana (March 1), tagging up from third on a sacrifice fly by Haylie McCleney in the bottom of the seventh inning ... hit a pinch-hit RBI double in the sixth inning of game one against Ole Miss (March 6) ... drove in two runs on another double in game two against the Rebels (March 7) ... scored the game-tying run in the seventh inning as a pinch runner in game one vs. Georgia (March 14) ... went 2-3 in the series opener vs. Florida (March 21) and added another hit in the series finale (March 23) ... had another multi-hit game with a 2-3 performance against Georgia Tech (March 25) ... stretched her hit streak to three games with a sixth-inning single in game one against Texas A&M (March 27) while also driving in a run on a groundout ... earned her third multi-hit game of the season with a 2-3 performance against Kentucky (April 4), scoring once and driving in a run in the 7-3 victory ... went 2-3 with a double in the 2-0 win over NC State (April 15) ... hit a pair of RBI singles after coming off the bench in the series finale against Tennessee (April 25) ... went 2-3 with a run scored and RBI in game two against Arkansas (May 2) ... earned hits against Michigan (May 28) and LSU (May 30) at the Women’s College World Series, including a run scored against the Tigers.
Made 36 starts and 56 appearances ... compiled a .309 batting average with 30 hits and 15 RBI ... finished 10-10 in stolen bases ... went errorless over 32 fielding chances to post a perfect fielding percentage ... her first hit of the season came against Northwestern State (Feb. 8), a second-inning RBI double ... ended the Troy Subway Invitational on a three-game hit streak, including a 2-3 performance against Middle Tennessee (Feb. 8) ... her six-game hitting streak started against Northwestern State (Feb. 8) and stretched to the series opener against Arizona (Feb. 15) ... smacked her first career home run against Grand Canyon (Feb. 14) ... hit safely in both games against Virginia Tech on Feb. 21 and Feb. 22 ... went 1-3 in series finale against South Carolina (March 9), roping her second double of the season ... drove in two runs against Mississippi Valley State (March 11) with a sacrifice fly and an RBI groundout ... went 1-3 in both of the final two games of the Ole Miss series, also drawing a walk in game two (March 15) and adding a sixth-inning RBI single in the series finale (March 16) ... went 1-3 against Georgia State (March 19) with an RBI triple ... collected a hit in each game during the Florida series ... scored twice in the series finale with the Gators (March 23) ... went 2-3 in the opening game against LSU (March 28), scoring a pair of runs ... batted a pair of hits in the series finale against LSU (March 30), scoring a run plus a career-high three RBI on a third-inning double ... also had three RBI in next game, dropping a three-run double into left field against South Alabama (April 2) for an eventual 3-0 shutout ... went 2-2 in game two against Arkansas (April 5), scoring two runs and swiping two stolen bases ... went 2-4 in the series finale against Arkansas (April 5), snagging a career-high four putouts in the outfield ... delivered a pinch-hit single and came around to score at Southern Miss (April 22) ... went 1-2 in both games two and three against Georgia (April 25-26) ... drew two walks and scored twice in the series finale at Missouri (May 3) ... appeared as a pinch runner or pinch hitter in seven of Alabama's NCAA Tournament games.
Garnered Easton All-America honors ... named to the SEC All-Freshmen team ... played for the U.S. Junior National Team during the summer of 2013 along with teammate Haylie McCleney... batted .384 with 24 runs and 38 hits ... tallied two doubles and a triple while driving in 14 runs ... stole 13 bases in 15 attempts ... fielded a perfect 1.000 ... played in 49 games and made 34 starts ... batted .600 (6-for-10) in the series at Tennessee, collecting two hits in all three games ... also drove in at least one run in each game of that series against the No. 8 Lady Vols ... batted 2-for-2 with a run, RBI and a stolen base against Georgia State (March 20) ... collected two hits and scored two runs in the series finale against Mississippi State (April 21) ... batted 5-for-5 in the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional, adding three runs, an RBI and a stolen base ... went 3-for-3 with two runs scored in the regional championship game against Western Kentucky (May 19) ... batted .333 and scored a run at the Knoxville Super Regional.
Arrived in Tuscaloosa from Bay City High School ... sported a .533 batting average and .568 on-base percentage in 2012 while going 27-for-27 in stolen bases ... selected as 2012 ESPNHS No. 1 softball recruit in the nation and ESPN All-America first-team selection ... first team all-District 4A each season (2009-12) ... 2012 all-area offensive player of the year ... Texas Sports Writers Association all-state softball team in 2011 and 2012 ... two-time District 4A Most Valuable Player (2010-11) ... Houston Chronicle All-Greater Houston softball team ... selected to play in 2010 ESPN Under Armour All-America Softball Game ... selected by the ASA/USA Softball Women's National Team Selection Committee (WNTSC) to be a member of the 2010 Women's Junior National Team player pool ... played club softball for the Texas Impact Gold (2008-12), coached by K. C. Jackson ... helped lead Texas Impact Gold to ASA Gold Nationals four times, including 2012 runner-up season and third place in '11 (4th in '10; 17th in '09) ... ranked #11 of 265 students in her high school class ... member of numerous high school organizations, including the National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society , Matagorda Regional Medical Center Student Governing Board, Campus Crime Stoppers, Peer Assistance Leadership Service, Health Occupations Students of America, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Helping Hands, Girls Interact, and Future Farmers of America ... also Involved in several charities, including Challenger Baseball Day, Exceptionally Challenged Day at Matagorda County Livestock Show and Rodeo, Matagorda Episcopal Health Outreach Program, and Ronald McDonald House.
Daughter of Andy and Sherry Hawkins ...her father played in the National Football League with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, San Diego Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs and in the USFL with the Houston Gamblers ... has one sister, April ... majoring in exercise science.