BRITTANY DeWEESE #8
2008: Made a major impact on USI's lineup as a freshman, hitting .268 with nine doubles, four triples, six home runs, and 28 RBIs...hit more home runs than any freshman in the history of USI's program (former freshman record (5) held by Rachel Bowling and Lisa Anderson)...had batting average as high as .378 at one point in the season and hovered around the .300 mark for a majority of the year...had nine multi-hit games and six games with at least two RBIs...went 2-for-3 with a season-best four RBIs against West Alabama...tied for second on the team in RBIs...had a season-high 10-game hitting streak in which she hit .483 with two doubles, two triples, three home runs, and 14 RBIs...went 4-for-7 with three runs scored and four RBIs in two games against national runner-up Emporia State.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Memorial High School (Evansville) where she was a first-team All-State performer as a senior...hit .421 with five doubles, two triples, 23 RBIs, and a city-high seven home runs as a senior...finished career at MHS with 15 home runs...was MHS's team-leader in RBIs as a sophomore, junior, and senior...was a three-time first-team All-District, All-City, and All-Metro performer...tied an Indiana state record by belting three consecutive home runs in a single game as a junior in 2006...also earned varsity letters in volleyball.
PERSONAL: Born January 10, 1989...daughter of Gary and Rita DeWeese...sister of former University of Evansville softball player Christina DeWeese and former Lincoln Trail and current Indiana-Southeast softball player Kacie DeWeese...was the co-president of T.I.D.E. (Tigers into Drug Education) and a member of Teens for Life.
Yr BA GP AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR TB BB SO SB FLD%
08 .268 54 168 27 45 28 9 4 6 80 10 31 0 .983