Recap: Softball Run Rules SIUE in Game 1 of Regional
2013 (FRESHMAN): Garnered NFCA second team All-America honors ... also tabbed an Easton All-American ... named NFCA first team All-South Region ... selected to the All-SEC second team, all-defensive team and all-freshmen team ... among the final-25 candidates for USA Softball Player of the Year ... batted .465 with a team-best 68 runs, 14 doubles, four triples and a .538 on-base percentage ... started in 59 of the 60 games ... tied for the team lead with 120 total bases ... stole 30 bases in 31 attempts ... her .465 batting average ranked sixth in the country and her 1.13 runs per game ranked fifth in the NCAA ... played with the U.S. Junior National Team during the summer of 2013 along with teammate Andrea Hawkins ... named the SEC Freshman of the Week after starting her career with an impressive performance at the UNI-Dome Classic ... hit .722 (13-for-18) in Iowa with nine runs, two doubles, a triple, two home runs, four RBI and five stolen bases ... collected three hits in each of the last four games at the UNI-Dome ... batted .471 (8-for-17) with six runs, two doubles, an RBI and six stolen bases at the Florida Gulf Coast Tournament ... batted 3-for-4 with two runs at UAB (Feb. 19) ... named the SEC Freshman of the Week for the second time after batting .611 (11-for-18) with nine runs, two doubles, a home run, nine RBI and four stolen bases en route to being named the Easton Bama Bash tournament MVP ... batted 3-for-3 with four runs, a home run and six RBI to open that tournament against Western Illinois (Feb. 22) ... hit 3-for-4 with two runs and a walk in the series finale win at No. 8 Tennessee (March 10) ... batted 3-for-4 with two runs and a double at Houston (March 28) ... hit 4-for-4 with three runs, two RBI and a stolen base against Jacksonville State (April 2) ... batted 2-for-3 with three RBI in the series finale against Missouri (April 7) ... walked three times and scored three times against Mississippi Valley State (April 9) ... batted .444 with three RBI in the Mississippi State series ... hit a key sixth inning, two-run home run in the series finale against the Bulldogs ... batted 2-for-3 with three runs and two RBI in that third game vs. the `Dogs (April 21) ... hit 4-for-10 with two RBI in the LSU series ... went 2-for-3 with two RBI in the series finale at LSU (April 27) ... scored three runs and walked twice in game two of the Kentucky series (May 4) ... batted 4-for-8 with three runs and a RBI at the SEC Tournament ... opened the tournament with a 4-for-4 effort, three runs and a RBI against Texas A&M (May 8) ... hit .375 (3-for-8) with four runs and two RBI in the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional ... scored two runs and drove in two in the Tuscaloosa Regional championship game against Western Kentucky (May 19) ... batted .429 (3-for-7) with a RBI, a run and a stolen base at the Knoxville Super Regional.
HIGH SCHOOL: Came to the Capstone from Mortimer Jordan High School in Kimberly, Ala. ... helped lead Moritmer Jordan to three state championships en route to being named first team all-state each season ... scored more than 400 runs over the course of her career... set the MJHS single-season batting record by hitting .692 during her senior year ... played her club softball for the Gold Coast Hurricanes, helping lead that squad to a fourth-place finish at the 2011 ASA Gold Nationals ... also a three-time all-metro honoree and all-area selection with the MJHS basketball team ... named the Birmingham News Female Athlete of the Year the final two years of her prep career ... member of the National Honors Society and participated in the Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Spanish clubs ... also belongs to the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
PERSONAL: Daughter of John and Cindy McCleney ... has two brothers, Walker and Garrison ... her father played baseball at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala. ... majoring in exercise science.