During the 2012-13 academic year, seven UA teams posted cumulative GPAs above 3.5 for the year, marking the third year in a row that at least five teams have met that standard, while overall, 14 teams earned GPAs over 3.0 for the season.
The softball team's 15 honorees led the way for the Tide, followed by the 12 members of the rowing team and the 12 members of the women's track and field team. The Alabama baseball team placed 11 members on the honor roll; women's golf, men's tennis and men's track and field each landed six student-athletes on the honor roll, followed by the four members of the women's tennis team
RECORD WATCH: Enters the 2014 season ranked fourth all-time at Alabama with a .661 career slugging pct. ... with 46 career home runs, this puts her 15 shy of breaking Kelly Kretschman's (1998-01) record of 60 ... also ranks seventh all-time with 173 career RBI.
2013 (JUNIOR): Became the sixth player in Alabama softball history ever to earn All-America and Academic All-America honors in the same season, after beingnamed an NFCA second team All-American and a Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-American ... tabbed to the NFCA All-South Region first team ... named to the All-SEC second team ... among the final-25 candidates for USA Softball Player of the Year ... led the team with 15 home runs and 60 RBI ... batted .372 with 64 hits and scored 50 times ... slugged a team-high .698 and drew a team-best 34 walks ... played in all 60 games with 57 starts ... batted 3-for-4 with three runs and a home run at Northern Iowa (Feb. 8) ... hit a three-run homer to wrap up the UNI-Dome Classic against North Dakota State (Feb. 10) ... provided the punch at the Florida Gulf Coast Tournament with two home runs, four doubles, six RBI and a .538 average ... batted 3-for-3 with three runs, two doubles and four RBI against Southern Illinois (Feb. 17) ... hit a home run and double with four RBI in the Easton Bama Bash against Western Illinois (Feb. 22) ... hit .571, scored six runs and had a team-high nine RBI at the Easton Classic ... collected two hits, scored twice and drove in three against Iowa State (March 1) ... batted .600 (6-for-10) in the South Carolina series with a home run and two RBI ... went 3-for-4 with a double, home run and two RBI in the series opener against the Gamecocks (March 15) ... batted 2-for-2 with two runs and two RBI in the series finale against Auburn (March 24) ... hit two home runs and drove in three in the Texas A&M series ... hit a home run and stole a base in game two of the series against Missouri (April 6) ... batted 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBI against UAB (April 10) ... went 2-for-3 with two runs and three RBI in the second game of the Mississippi State series (April 20) ... hit a three-run home run in the win against Texas A&M at the SEC Tournament (May 8) ... batted .364 in the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional with two home runs and five RBI ... went 2-for-3 with a grand slam in the regional championship game against Western Kentucky (May 19).
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Garnered NFCA All-America second team honors as the main source of power in the lineup during the Tide's national title run ... named to the All-SEC first team ... member of the NFCA All-Region first team ... garnered Capital One CoSIDA Academic All-District accolades ... NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete ... named to the SEC All-Tournament team ... led the SEC with 21 home runs and 77 RBI ... batted .312 and stole four bases ... led Alabama with a .715 slugging percentage ... started 64 games at shortstop ... batted .385 (5-for-13) at the Mardi Gras Invitational with three home runs and five RBI ... hit a home run in each of the first three games of the season ... delivered a two-run homer in the season opener against Memphis ... went deep, drove in two and scored twice in the win against Lipscomb ... collected two hits, including a home run, against host South Alabama ... named the Easton Bama Bash MVP for leading Alabama with eight RBI during the weekend, also batting 5-for-15 with three runs, two doubles and a stolen base ... drove in four on two doubles against North Dakota State (Feb. 24) and then hit a home run and drove in three against SIU Edwardsville in the Bama Bash finale (Feb. 26) ... batted 3-for-10 with a home run and four RBI at the Easton Alabama Invite ... hit a double, a home run and drove in four against Maryland (March 2) ... smacked a three-run home run in the series finale at Kentucky (March 11) ... drove in the eventual game-winning run against No. 14 Oregon (March 13) ... hit a three-run home run in the Mississippi series opener (March 16) ... collected two hits, including a two-run home run off the light pole in left field, in the second game of the Tennessee doubleheader ... led Alabama to a sweep over rival Auburn by hitting two home runs and a double while scoring three times and driving in two in the back end of the doubleheader (March 27) ... named the SEC Player of the Week for the first time in her career after hitting two home runs in the Mississippi State series and batting .375 while adding a double ... went deep twice in the South Carolina series, hitting a three-run homer in the Saturday game ... batted 3-for-3 in the SC series finale, scoring three runs and driving in two while hitting a solo home run (April 15) ... returned from a hand injury to hit .571 (4-for-7) in the Arkansas series with two runs, three RBI and three walks ... batted 3-for-3 with a run and an RBI in the Arkansas series finale (April 29) ... had two hits including a home run and three RBI, at Fordham (May 7) ... named to the SEC All-Tournament team after hitting 4-for-8 with a tournament-high seven RBI ... opened that tournament with three RBI against Mississippi State (May 10) ... collected three hits, including a triple and four RBI, in the championship game against Florida (May 12) ... hit a home run and drove in six in the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional ... batted 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBI while hitting a game-tying two run homer in game two of the NCAA Super Regional series against Michigan ... had a pair of RBI in the Women's College World Series semifinal win over top-seed California, including a solo home run (June 3) ... drove in a run and scored once in game-two win over Oklahoma in WCWS championship series (June 5).
2011 (FRESHMAN): Named to the SEC All-Freshman team ... also named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll and NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete list ... started 55 out of the 61 games ... batted .299 with 10 home runs and 36 RBI ... played in all 25 SEC games, earning 24 starts ... batted .286 with four home runs and 11 RBI during the league season ... hit 4-for-10 with three RBI and one home run in the Hibbett/Easton All-Alabama Classic ... went 2-for-5 with two RBI against Alabama A&M (Feb. 12) ... batted 2-for-3 with a solo home run against Troy (Feb. 13 )... hit 5-for-7 (.714) with four RBI and four runs at the BAMA Bash ... went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBI against Syracuse (Feb. 20) ... batted 5-for-11 (.454) at USF Tournament with three home runs and 10 RBI ... hit a solo home run against Illinois State (Feb. 25) ... went 1-for-2 with a three-run double against Central Connecticut in the second game of the USF Tournament (Feb. 25) ... hit a two-run home run against Western Michigan (Feb. 26) ... went 2-for-3 with a home run and four RBI in tournament finale against South Florida (Feb. 27) ... went 2-for-2 with a double and a home run and added two RBI against Notre Dame (March 4) ... hit a solo home run in the series opener against Auburn (March 16) ... went 2-for-2 with two RBI against Arkansas (March 26) ... batted 3-for-4 with two solo home runs in the South Carolina series opener (April 1) ... blasted a solo home run in the second game of doubleheader against Mississippi State (April 16) ... went 1-for-2 with two RBI in Mississippi series opener (May 6) ... batted .286 with a home run and three RBI in the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional ... smacked a two-run home run in regional action against Memphis (May 21) ... hit an RBI double against Stanford in game one of the Tuscaloosa Super Regional (May 26) ... drove in the game-winning run against California in her first Women's College World Series at-bat (May 2) ... went 2-for-3 against Baylor and scored in WCWS win over Baylor.
HIGH SCHOOL: Came to Tuscaloosa from Evans, Ga., where she played at Greenbrier High School for coach Garret Black ... earned first team all-county accolades all three seasons at GHS ... named first team all-state her freshman and junior years ... crowned Offensive Player of the Year, selected region AAAAA Player of the Year, and nominated for Gatorade Player of the Year her senior season ... led GHS to state quarterfinals all four years ... broke the school career home run record with 24 long balls ... batted .485 with four home runs and 37 RBI while fielding .961 during her senior season ... played club softball for the Atlanta Vipers, coached by Dickey Valley ... won the ASA State Championship in 2007 ... played one year with Team North Florida, under Kevin Fagan, placing second in the ASA Gold Nationals
PERSONAL: Daughter of Kevin and Amy Hunt ... her cousin Mike Macenko is a member of the Softball Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City ... has three siblings: brother Jordan and sisters Maddie and Lydia ... majoring in secondary education with a focus in mathematics.