9 - Courtney Nealon
Courtney Nealon
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Rochester, N.Y.
High School: Greece Arcadia
Position: C

2009: Played in 39 games with 25 starts ... hit first career home run against Valparasio (March 5) ... had a multi-hit performance against Colgate (April 5) ... finished the season tied for second on the team with 13 RBI.

2008: Played in 34 games with 21 starts ... had a .260 batting average ... had 19 hits and nine RBI ... went 2-3 with three RBI against Fairfield (March 4) ... went 2-4 against Mount St. Mary's (March 15) and Hartford (April 15).

2007: Played in 23 games, starting in 16 ... had eight hits with two doubles and two runs batted in ... was walked five times ... made first collegiate start against Monmouth (March 6) ... had first career hit against Penn (March 7) ... went 2-2 against Boston College (March 29).

Before Holy Cross: Played three seasons on the varsity team at Greece Arcadia H.S. ... hit .333 including 17 RBI last season ... named to All-County and All-Star Teams in 2006 ... played for the Rochester Lady Lions ... also was a member of the indoor track and field and cross country teams ... played tennis in 2005 and JV basketball from 2002-03 ... academically ranked in the top two percent of class with a 4.2 grade point average ... member of the National Honor Society ... Valedictorian ... named Scholar Athlete Awards from 2002-06 ... received American Chemical Society Award for Excellence in Chemistry in 2005.

Personal: Daughter of Robert and Mary Nealon ... has one sister (Jillian) ... majoring in Political Science.

Nealon's Career Batting Statistics
Year  AVG  GP-GS AB  R   H   2B 3B HR RBI TB  SLG%  BB  HBP SO  GDP OB%  SF SH SB-ATT PO A  E  FLD%
2007  .182 23-16 44  5   8   2  0  0  2   10  .227  5   0   14  1   .265 0  0  1-2    8  7  2  .882
2008  .260 34-21 73  3   19  0  0  0  9   19  .260  3   0   14  0   .289 0  2  0-1    15 6  2  .913 
2009  .241 39-25 79  6   19  3  0  1  13  25  .316  6   0   18  0   .294 0  0  3-4    52 5  4  .934
Total .235 96-62 196 14  46  5  0  1  24  54  .276  14  0   46  1   .286 0  2  4-7    75 18 8  .921