Lady Bears snap three-year streak of upset wins by Mean Green
Lady Bear senior catcher one of 30 finalists for national honor
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ALL-SEC FIRST TEAM
ALL-SEC DEFENSIVE TEAM
NFCA ALL-SOUTHEAST REGION FIRST TEAM
PUERTO VALLARTA CHALLENGE ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
SEC PLAYER OF THE WEEK (4/4)
Started all 61 games either at catcher or as the designated player … Hit .333 with a team-high .599 slugging percentage and a .464 on-base clip ... Guided team with 59 hits, 20 doubles and 52 RBI … Only catcher and one of just six players to rank in the Top 15 in the SEC in batting average, slugging percentage and on-base percentage … One of only three players in the SEC to amass 25-plus extra-base hits and 50-plus RBI … 20 doubles led the SEC, ranked third in the nation and was the most by an Auburn player since 2001 … Touted .304/.396/.481 slash line in SEC-only games … Hit .333 with runners on base, including .327 with runners in scoring position … Paced club with 15 multi-RBI games and 14 contests with multiple hits … Directly involved in a team-best 14 game-winning plays by way of an RBI or run scored … Opened season with 15-game on-base streak … Belted first home run of the season against SIUE (2/16) … Went 2-for-3 with a home run vs. UMass-Lowell (2/24) … Had career day at the plate with a 3-for-3 showing, including one home run and two doubles, and had five RBI against Liberty (3/2) … Secured three hits in tilt with the College of Charleston (3/4) … Racked up three RBI in non-conference clashes with USF (3/17) and Ohio State (3/18) … Named the SEC Player of the Week (4/4) … Produced back-to-back 2-for-3 showings against Ole Miss (4/9) and Georgia State (4/12) … Blasted walk-off grand slam to clinch the series vs. Mississippi State (4/29) … Combined for five RBI with two doubles in NCAA Regional showdowns with East Tennessee State (5/19) and Cal (5/21) … Racked up conference honors, named to the All-SEC first team and All-SEC Defensive Team … Earned a NFCA All-Southeast Region first team selection … Academic All-SEC Selection.
NFCA ALL-SOUTHEAST REGION SECOND TEAM
SEC ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
Racked up 167 putouts over 63 games played … Homered five times on the season and finished with a .471 slugging percentage … Rounded out the year with a .287 batting average, collecting 42 RBI and a .436 on-base clip … Went 2-for-3 against Butler (2/13) with a double and a home run, collecting two RBI and scoring three times … Had two hits, including a triple, and an RBI vs. Fordham (2/21) … Went 2-for-3 in a contest with Indiana (3/4), driving in two RBI and collecting eight putouts … Racked up four hits, including a double and a homer, three RBI and three runs in a doubleheader against Georgia State (3/6) … Went 4-for-5 with a double and a roundtripper, while also adding two RBI and two runs vs. Florida (3/12-3/13) … Reached base in all three plate appearances by way of two singles and a walk, while later scoring a run against South Carolina (3/25) … Scored four runs, added an RBI and contributed a double at Arkansas (4/15-4/16) … Went 4-for-9 with four RBI and a double in a series matchup with Georgia (4/22-4/24) … Smashed a home run and had two RBI in a duel with Florida (5/13) … Plated two in the NCAA Super Regionals finale vs. Arizona (5/29) … Drew two walks and added a single in the opening game of the Women’s College World Series against UCLA (6/2) … Blasted a roundtripper, scored twice and chimed in three RBI vs. Florida State (6/5) … Drew two walks, scored a run and contributed a single in the WCWS Championship Series vs. Oklahoma (6/6-6/8) … Earned NFCA All-Southeast Region second team … Named to the SEC All-Tournament Team … Academic All-SEC selection.
WCWS ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
Played in 59 games during her first season as a Tiger, starting 51 at the catcher and designated player positions … Batted .281 with 39 hits, 18 for extra bases, eight home runs and 29 RBI … Also scored 24 runs and slugged .525, while walking 31 times … Hit a team-high .462 with six hits, three for doubles and six RBI, en route to being named to the Women’s College World Series All-Tournament Team … In the NCAA Tournament, hit .348, reaching base 19 times, 10 from walks … Made first collegiate start at catcher vs. Troy (2/5) during the season-opener … Notched first collegiate hit in the third game of the year vs. Evansville (2/7) … Hit first collegiate home run vs. Mercer (2/14), going 2-for-3 in the game with three RBI … Drilled three home runs over three games against Mercer (2/14), Eastern Illinois (2/14) and Winthrop (2/15) … Hit game-winning single in the ninth inning to give Auburn its first-ever SEC Tournament Championship in a battle with Tennessee (5/9) … Had a season-high four RBI against UCLA (5/30) … Tallied three-straight two-hit games in the Women’s College World Series vs. Tennessee (5/30), UCLA (5/30) and Florida (5/31).
2014 graduate of Valhalla H.S. in Alpine, Calif. … Named to the 2013 All-San Diego Section second team and 2013 CIF Small Schools second seam … Tabbed the 11th-best player in the country by StudentSports.com … Led travel team, the So Cal Athletics, to their fourth-straight PGF 18U National Championship under coach Bruce Richardson.
Full name is Carlee Gene Wallace … 2014 graduate of Valhalla H.S. in Alpine, Calif. … Born in San Diego, Calif. … Daughter of Emory and Gena Wallace … Great uncle was a catcher in the San Diego Padres organization in MLB … Majoring in Health, Kinesiology, and Leisure Studies.