Buckeyes and Panthers will meet at Vartabedian Field
April 9-15. 2013
Ohio State scores 16 runs on 11 hits vs. Penn State Saturday
Buckeyes and Boilermakers back in action at 2 p.m. Saturday for game two
Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
2012 (Junior Season):Played in 38 games ... scored nine runs ... notched first-career RBI vs. Longwood (March 2) ... posted a 1.000 fielding percentage on the season ... was selected as Academic All-Big Ten and as an OSU Scholar-Athlete.
2011 (Sophomore Season): Appeared in 28 games with two starts during sophomore season ... earned a .286 batting average for the Buckeyes with two hits in seven at bats ... posted a 1.000 fielding percentage on the season.
Prior to Ohio State: Transfer student from Capital University ... was team leader in stolen bases as a freshman ... second on team with a .394 batting average ... second on team in runs scored ... three year starter at New Albany High School ... All-Ohio Capital Conference three years ... All-Columbus Metro for three years ... All-District for two years ... team captain and MVP as senior ... led high school team in batting average, in base percentage, stolen bases and runs scored ... also started two years on the basketball team and was a captain her senior year.
Personal: Daughter of Michael and Carolyn Mott ... has one brother, Adam (22) ... wants to become an interior designer upon graduation ... lists making The Ohio State University Softball team as her greatest sports thrill - has been a dream since she was a young girl.
Buckeye Spotlight - Shelby Hursh