Lady Bears muster up another comeback, but this time rally falls short
Lady Bears advance to WCWS Semi-Finals with 8-7 win over Wildcats in elimination game
Lady Bears return to WCWS for first time since 2011; matched up with No. 5 seed Florida
Lady Bears will look to repeat 2011 performance in Athens to get back to WCWS
Lady Bears advance to championship day just one win away from NCA Super Regional
athletics - BU - Louisiana - Getterman - 04/22/14
BU softball vs. UT
Baylor softball vs La. Tech, 03/06/14
2012 FIRST-TEAM ACADEMIC ALL-BIG 12
2013 (JUNIOR) Appeared in 20 games overall, starting five, and she made 11 appearances from the pitcher's circle, starting two ... Recorded a 1-1 record on the season with a 5.07 ERA ... Picked up her only win of the season vs. North Dakota (3/1) allowing only two earned runs over five innings with a season-high four strikeouts ... Had six scoreless relief appearances on the season including a game vs. Texas State (4/9) where she struck out the side ... Had nine at bats on the season ... Recorded her only hit, a double, vs. Iowa State (3/29) ... Named First-Team Academic All-Big 12 ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and the Baylor Dean's list for both the fall and spring semesters for the 2012-13 school year.
2012 (SOPHOMORE) First-team Academic All-Big 12 (4.0 GPA) ... Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Dean's List ... Made 36 appearances in the circle with 17 starts, going 12-8 ... Led team in shutouts (5) and ERA (1.92) ... Had 21 at-bats ... Picked up first win with complete-game and eight strikeouts vs. SFA (2/24) ... Followed with complete-game shutout and seven strikeouts vs. No. 24 North Carolina (3/2) ... Earned the save in game one of doubleheader vs. Louisiana Tech (3/6), then earned win in game two ... Threw complete-game shutout vs. Buffalo (3/16) ... Pitched complete-game, allowing just four hits and one run in win over Kansas (4/6) ... In loss to No. 17 Texas A&M, pitched 7.0 innings, giving up just one earned run ... Complete-game, three-hit shutout at Oklahoma State (4/28) ... Picked up shutout with three strikeouts and no walks vs. Iowa State (5/5) ... Struck out career high nine batters in 7.0 inning win over Mississippi Valley State in NCAA Regional (5/19).
2011 (FRESHMAN) Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Dean's List ... Made 23 appearances in the circle with 11 starts ... Hit .400 in 20 appearances ... Threw first complete-game shutout to go with career-high eight strikeouts in 3-0 win over Central Arkansas (2/26) ... Picked up another complete-game shutout with four strikeouts in win over Florida International (3/24) ... Earned win at Houston (4/12) allowing just three runs in seven innings ... Went 3-for-3 with a double against UTSA (4/20) ... Had go-ahead RBI in 5-1 win at No. 6 Georgia (5/28) in the opening game of the NCAA Super Regional ... Pitched inning of perfect relief against eventual national champion Arizona State (6/5) at the WCWS.
HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Clements High School in Sugar Land, Texas ... Named to 2010 Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-America first-team ... Earned 2010 TSWA -- Collin Street Bakery third-team all-state ... Finished 2010 season with a record of 31-6, 388 strikeouts and 0.77 ERA ... Pitched two scoreless innings in 2010 Texas Girls Coaches Association All-Star game ... Named District 23-5A Newcomer of the Year and second-team All-Greater Houston in 2008 ... Was 2009 district MVP ... Earned 2009 first-team All-Greater Houston ... 2009 TGCA all-state and TSWA first-team all-state ... Hit .489 with three home runs and 37 RBI and went 31-5 with 0.88 ERA and 245 strikeouts in 2009 ... Played club for Aces Express Gold.
PERSONAL Full name is Elizabeth Ashley Paul ... Born Aug. 24, 1992, in Houston, Texas ... Parents are David and Jan Paul ... Has one brother, James ... Majoring in business.