First baseman Emily Bentley pens her final blog of the 2012 season
Ramblers fall in Horizon League Championship final
Sophomore lefthander strikes out 14 Bulldogs one day after tossing no-hitter
Sophomore Brittany Gardner is named Horizon League Pitcher of the Year
No. 2 seed Ramblers seek first NCAA Tournament berth
2012: Put together the best offensive season of her career, setting career bests in nearly every category, including batting average (.302), runs (33), triples (3), home runs (8) and RBI (27)...earned Second Team All-Horizon League honors and hit .357 with five doubles, three homers and 16 RBI in conference play...batted .432 in Loyola's wins...finished her career ranked second in Loyola history in runs (106), third in stolen bases (70) and fourth in home runs (16)...recorded 13 multi-hit outings and went 3 for 3 with a double, stolen base and RBI in a 9-3 win over Youngstown State...opened the season in fine fashion, going 3 for 4 with a homer and pair of RBI versus North Texas...in a doubleheader sweep of Wichita State, went 4 for 7 with three homers, four stolen bases and four RBI...had a season-best, eight-game hitting streak, April 4-12...homered and drove in four runs in a 9-1 win against Detroit...went 2 for 3 with three runs, three steals and a walk in an 8-0 win at Wright State...after struggling early, closed out the year by batting .354 (34 for 96) over the final 33 games of the year...Loyola went 13-2 when she drove in at least one run...member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll...team captain.
2011: Bounced back from an injury-riddled sophomore campaign to earn First Team All-Horizon League accolades...batted .293 and added five home runs, 23 RBI and 20 stolen bases...hit .311 in Horizon League play and batted .389 with runners in scoring position...registered 15 multi-hit outings, including a pair of three-hit efforts...had two or more hits in five consecutive games, April 22-28...reached base safely in 10 straight contests, April 17-28...batted .369 in Loyola's wins, compared to .205 in its losses...drove in a total of six runs and homered in back-to-back games versus Youngstown State, March 26-27...in a three-game sweep of Wright State, batted .667 (8 for 12) with six runs scored, a double, home run and two RBI...tripled, homered and drove in two runs in a 4-3 victory versus Purdue...went 2 for 3 with two steals and a double at DePaul...member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll...NFCA Scholar-Athlete...team captain.
2010: Battled a variety of injuries, but still managed to rank tied for second on the team with five doubles...batted .302 in Loyola's victories...put together a season-best, five-game hitting streak, Feb. 26-28, and again, April 3-13...had four multi-hit outings...posted a pair of hits and a RBI against South Carolina...went 2 for 3 with a home run, two RBI and a steal in a 10-2 loss to No. 18 Illinois...had three hits and scored twice in a victory over Bradley...in an 8-2 win at Wright State, went 2 for 4 with a pair of doubles and four RBI...had a single in Loyola's 3-2 win at Northwestern...Second Team ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District V selection...NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete honoree...member of the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.
2009: Earned Horizon League All-Newcomer Team accolades...finished the season as the team leader in hits (43), doubles (9) and runs (30), while ranking tied for second with 19 stolen bases...her 30 runs scored is the third-highest total ever by a Loyola freshman...in League play, batted .286...at the Horizon League Championship, hit .462 (6 for 13) with five runs, a pair of home runs and two RBI...had 10 multi-hit games and reached base safely in each of the final 11 contests of the year...went 7 for 12 (.583) in a three-game series at Detroit...had a pair of three-hit outings against the Titans in that series...picked up her first collegiate hit, scored two runs and swiped a pair of bases in the season-opening win at Pittsburgh...scored three runs in an 8-2 win versus Dayton...drove in three runs in a victory at Bradley.
High School: As a senior, batted .565 with a .913 slugging percentage, .646 on-base percentage, 52 hits, seven doubles, five triples, five home runs, 48 runs scored and 20 walks...in 2008, was a perfect 29 for 29 in stolen base attempts...three-time all-conference and all-area pick...earned all-state honors as a senior and was also co-captain of the Daily Herald All-Area Team...named Jacobs' Outstanding Senior Athlete and earned the Edward Gulledge Sportsmanship Award in 2008...helped the Midland Magic 18U to third-place in the state in 2007...member of the National Honor Society...Illinois State Scholar...was one of 13 class valedictorians based on an unweighted grade-point average.
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