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Nicole Balogh

Nicole Balogh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jupiter, Fla.

High School:
Jupiter HS

Height:
5-4

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R

2006: Appeared in 34 games with 32 starts in the outfield...Named to the C-USA Academic Honor Roll...Converted all 22 chances in the field (19 putouts, three assists)...Went 2-for-2 in game one against Bethune-Cookman with a run, a double and an RBI (2/15)...Walked once in both games vs. Bethune-Cookman (2/15) and against Marshall (3/18)...Had a sacrifice bunt vs. Western Michigan (2/24) and vs. Florida (4/19)...Recorded a season-high three putouts against St. John's (3/7).

2005: Saw action in 57 games with 26 starts...Selected to the Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team...Used primarily as a pinch runner...Ended the season with 12 runs, three RBI and five walks...Had a career-high two walks and scored a run to help the Golden Knights defeat St. Bonaventure in game two (3/1)...Recorded a career-high six putouts in the first meeting vs. Michigan (3/2)...Stole a base and scored a run vs. Northern Illinois (3/11)...Hit first career double into left field, picking up two RBI in game two against Troy (4/24).

2004: Made three starts, including two in left field, while appearing in 25 games...Used as a pinch runner in key situations...First collegiate run scored was a game-winning run in the bottom of the seventh against Loyola (3/2)...Drew a walk and scored another run in the sixth inning against Robert Morris (3/7)...Notched first collegiate hit and drew another walk in game two against Belmont (3/27)...Scored a run in the fifth inning in the first outing against Gardner-Webb (4/4).

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Jupiter High School under head coach Rick Williams...Batting average never fell below .300 all four seasons...Posted a .476 average and a 1.30 ERA as a sophomore...Earned the Cy Young Award and second-team all-state honors for that year's performance...Named first team all-conference as a junior and second team all-conference as a senior...Played summer ball with the Jupiter Seahawks, which placed third in the World Series in 2001...Also played summer ball for Sam Testa's Palm Beach Gardens Lady Gators that placed fifth at nationals in 2003...Member of the National Honor Society and Social Studies Honor Society...Earned the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship.

Personal: Born in Summit, N.J....Daughter of James and Cindy Balogh...Majoring in psychology.

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