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    Julianne Towers
    7 Julianne Towers
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Goodlettsville, Tenn.

    High School:
    White House

    Position:
    2B

    B/T:
    R/R

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    Senior (2011):Appeared and started in 48 games... Named team captain... Moved from second base to short stop... Led the team in hits (54), runs (32), RBI (42), doubles (14), triples (3), home runs (11), total bases (107) and slugging (.699)... Tied the UConn single-season record with 11 home runs... Finished her career ranked second all-time with 44 doubles, fourth all-time with 106 RBI, second all-time with 28 home runs and third all-time with 351 total bases... .329 career batting average ranks eighth all-time at UConn... Led the team with 16 walks... Recorded an 11-game hitting streak from Apr. 2 - Apr. 17, hitting .425 with five home runs and 14 RBI during that stretch... Named to the 2010-11 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

    Junior (2010):Appeared in and started all 51 games of the season... Recorded a team high .320 batting average in a team high 172 at bats... Led the Huskies in hits (55), runs scored (39), doubles (13), home runs (9), total bases (97), plate appearances (188), runs batted in (26), slugging percentage (.564) and on base percentage (.372)... Had a season high four hits in a four for five outing with a homerun, double, five runs scored and one RBI against Dartmouth (4/14)... Went one for five with a home run and a season high five RBIs at Central Connecticut (3/31)... Recorded a season high two doubles in a three for five showing with two RBI and three runs at Boston University (4/8)... Named to FGCU Invite All-Tournament Team.

    Sophomore (2009): Played in all 51 games starting in 50 of them on the season ... Recorded a team high .369 batting average finishing with 62 hits in the form of 43 singles, 10 doubles, two triples and seven home runs ... Had the highest slugging percentage on the team (.577) also garnering 10 walks on the year ... Started and played in each of the four games at the Mardi Gras Classic (2/20-22) leading the team in batting average (.462), hits (6), runs (4), slugging % (.769) and OBP (.462)... Named to the Mardi Gras Classic All-Tournament Team ... Played and started in all five games of the USF Under Armour Invitational (3/6-8) ... lead the team once again in batting average (.500), hits (9), runs (8) and slugging % (.833) including a 3-for-3 effort against St. Bonaventure (3/6) as she knocked in three runs and scored three of her own ... named to the USF Under Armour Invitational All-Tournament team as the all-tournament second baseman ... one of three Huskies to get a hit in both games against South Florida (3/10) ... Started and played in each game of the San Diego Classic (3/12-15) recording two RBIs and scoring another run in the 4-1 victory over Texas Tech (3/14) ... Smashed a leadoff homer against Quinnipiac (3/20) ... went 3-for-7 against Seton Hall (3/22) hitting a double and two homers ... Had a three-game home run hitting streak (3/20-3/22) ... Was 2-for-2 against Boston College (3/26) scoring a run in the third inning to tie the game at one ... Was a perfect 4-for-4 against Central Connecticut (4/5) with two doubles and a three-run homer, scoring four runs and driving in another five ... Was 2-for-4 against Rutgers (4/9) scoring two runs ... Was perfect again getting four hits against Dartmouth (4/15) also earning the first stolen base of her career ... Was 1-for-3 with two RBIs and two runs scored against St. John's (4/25) ... Went 2-for-4 knocking in three and scoring two of her own against Villanova (4/26) ... Had the 100th hit of her career against Bryant (4/28), one of only five Huskies to have a hit in the game.

    2008 (Freshman): Played in all 50 games on the season starting each of them... finished the year with a .270 batting average on 40 hits sending home 15 RBIs... went 3-for-4 against Florida International (2/23) accounting for two of the Huskies three runs... in the doubleheader against Florida A&M (3/12) went 6-for-8 scoring four runs and hitting in two... went 2-for-4 against Syracuse (4/6) scoring two runs in the 12-3 victory... recorded one run and one RBI while going 2-for-3 against Louisville (5/3).

    High School:
    Four-time letterwinner at White House High School where she started as shortsop ... named team's MVP in 2007 ...also named All-District 8AA and to the All-Middle Tennessee Softball Coaches Association First Team ... also earned three varsity letters in soccer ... National Honor Society and Beta Club member.

    Personal: A communications major at UConn...born May 17, 1989.

    JULIE TOWERS' CAREER STATISTICS

    YEAR

    AVG.

    GP/GS

    AB

    R

    H

    2B

    3B

    HR

    RBI

    SB-SBA

    2008

    .270 50/50 148 20 40 7 0 1 15 0-0

    2009

    .369 51/50 168 39 62 10 2 7 23 1-1

    2010

    .320 51/51 172 39 55 13 1 9 26 5-5

    2011

    .353 48/48 153 32 54 14 3 11 42 9-13

    CAREER

    .329 200/199 641 130 211 44 6 28 106 15-19
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