Canion, Hosack & Smith lift Baylor to victory and help Lady Bears with second-highest finish in Big 12
Lady Bears leave 16 runners on base in losses
Strickland hits two home runs for second-straight game as Baylor takes two of three
Lady Bears' 2-hit seventh comes up short in loss
Strickland and Smith each deliver game-winning hits vs. Purdue & UCONN, respectively
BAYLOR DEAN'S LIST, FALL 2013
2014 (FRESHMAN) Appeared in 44 games with two starts as a freshman, used primarily as a pinch runner ... Recorded a hit with a run scored against UC Davis at the UNLV Tournament (2/8)... Picked up a hit in a Big 12 contest at Iowa State (5/4) ... Stole four bases and scored 14 runs on the season ... Scored a run at the Athens Super Regional at Georgia to help the Lady Bears to a 9-1 win (5/22) ... Scored four runs in Big 12 play ... Named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters ... Named to the Baylor Dean's List in the fall of 2013.
High School: 2013 graduate of Coldspring-Oakhurst High School in New Waverly, Texas ... Played four seasons of varsity softball for head coach Christy Patterson in the middle infield ... was an all-district performer all four seasons ... Named to 2013 Texas All-Star Team and was the game's MVP ... Two-time captain ... also lettered in volleyball, softball and track ... Earned valedictorian honors and multiple academic honors for her work in the classroom.
Personal: Full name is Riley Leighton Browder ... 2013 graduate of Coldspring-Oakhurst High School in New Waverly, Texas ... Born March 7, 1995 in Conroe, Texas ... Parents are Fielding and Angela Browder... Brother, Kolt Browder, played baseball at Baylor from 2010-13 and was a two-time academic all-American for the Bears ... Majoring in psychology.