17 - Amanda Audette
Amanda Audette
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: New Bedford, Mass.
High School: New Bedford
Position: P/3B

Captain

2008: Started in 31 games...had 17 hits in 82 at bats...went 2-2 against Lehigh (April 19) and 2-3 against Colgate (April 30)...recorded two RBI against Boston College (March 26) and Lehigh (April 19)...made 20 appearences on the mound...went 4-8...struck out 19 in 73.1 innings pitched...recorded four strikeouts against Harvard (April 10)...pitched a season-high six innings against Boston College (March 26)...named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2007: Played in 42 games, starting in 39...third on the team in batting average with .236...had 26 hits, two doubles and two home runs...had 10 runs batted in...forced 10 walks...made first collegiate start against Jacksonville State (March 3)...went 3-4 with two RBI against Colgate (March 31)...went 3-3 against Lehigh (April 21)..pitched seven games...went 0-7 on the mound...pitched 28 innings striking out 16, giving up 66 hits...made first collegiate start in the circle against Central Florida (March 4).

Before Holy Cross: Played four seasons at New Bedford...hit.546 as a senior, including 25 RBI and 10 doubles...hit 88 doubles, 19 triples and four home runs in career...pitched 67.2 innings...struck out 95...played on the East Coast Eclipse and Swansea Muddogs.

Personal: Daughter of Norman and Joyce Audette...has one brother, Laurier and one sister, Christie-Beth...majoring in History/Religious Studies.