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Heather Fortenberry
Heather Fortenberry

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mesquite, Texas

High School:
Poteet HS

Height:
5-4

Position:
P/UTL

Experience:
2L

B/T:
R/R


Season GP-GS AB R H AVG 2B 3B HR RBI

2008

30-20 67 10 21 .313 3 0 2 11

2007

43-37 115 18 35 .307 4 0 7 28
Total
73-57
182
28
56
.308
7
0
9
39

Season ERA W-L SV APP GS CG IP SO BB

2008

5.25 2-4 0 11 3 0 30.2 26 28

2007

2.33 13-4 1 22 19 12 123.0 104 93
Total
2.92
17-8
1
33
22
12
153.2
130
121

2008-09[Junior Season]
Started all 47 games, with 13 being at pitcher...Fortenberry appeared in 20 games at pitcher for a total of 85 innings pitched...with a record of 7-7, she gave up 77 hits while only allowing 6 home runs...posted an era of 4.55 with 58 strikeouts...recorded a no hitter against McNeese State(Apr 10) and followed that performance with a one hit complete game versus Prairie View A&M(Apr 15)...led the team in hits with 44...finished with a .303 batting average and an on base percentage on .350... drilled 6 home runs on the season, including a two run blast at McNeese State(Apr 11)...posted 20 RBIs and scored 15 runs with a slugging percentage of .490...hit safely in 29 of 47 games with 9 doubles and 14 multi-hit games.

2007-08 [Sophomore Season]
Forenberry appeared in 11 games for the Lady Mavericks during her sophomore campaign where she posted a 5.25 earned run average in 30.2 innings of action... started three games for UTA against Missouri (Feb. 9), North Dakota State (Feb. 16), and Tulsa (Apr. 16)... tossed 4.0 innings against Prairie View A&M (Apr. 2) where she struck out three hitters en route to allowing zero runs and two hits... pitched four innings on the road against Texas State (Feb. 27) where she allowed six hits while striking out two hitters... finished with a .313 batting average with 21 hits in 67 at-bats to go along with three doubles and two home runs... drove in 11 runs while plating 10 runs in 32 games... recorded three hits, including two runs scored and one RBI in game-three versus Sam Houston State (Mar. 30)... connected on two hits, including a double to go along with three RBI and two runs scored against Prairie View A&M (Apr. 2)... recorded a two-run blast in game-one against Sam Houston State (Mar. 29)... finished with a .385 batting average with 15 hits in 39 at-bats in league play... appeared in 32 games while making 20 starts in the starting lineup.

2006-07 [Freshman Season]
Selected as the SLC Freshman of the Year... played in 43 games started in 19 games on the mound... led all the freshman, hitting .304 on the season with seven home runs... scored 18 runs on 35 hits in 115 at bats... hit her first collegiate home run in the Mavs season opener against Michigan (Feb.10)... allowed 41 earned runs on the season in 123.0 innings pitched for a team best 2.33 ERA (4th in the SLC)... posted a 13-4 record on the season with 104 strikeouts (9th in SLC) and five shutouts... finished the season ranked second in the SLC with a .208 opponent batting average... went 8-2 in league play recording 45 strikeouts.

Mesquite Poteet High School
A 2006 graduate and three-sport athlete in softball, volleyball and track at Mesquite Poteet High School... for her high school career pitched 656.2 innings for a .88 ERA, striking out 854 batters... as a freshman earned all-area and district 12-4A Newcomer of the Year and all-state honors... named District 12-4A Pitcher of the Year as a sophomore and junior... as a senior earned all-area, all-state and all-star honors and was named District 11-4A MVP... named team MVP all four years.

Off The Diamond
Born Sept. 22, 1987... daughter of Sherri and Kyle Fortenberry... political science major.

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