SCF Softball players

May 17, 2012 

Gianni Artidiello

Year: Sophomore

Position: Second base

Hometown: Miami (Westminster Christian)

Noteworthy: Has a close relationship with her three brothers

Stats: Scored a team-high 35 runs and chipped in 10 stolen bases to complement a .305 average.

Emma Barlow

Year: Freshman

Position: Right fielder

Hometown: Bradenton (Manatee)

Noteworthy: Youngest in her family, which consists of five older brothers

Stats: In only one plate appearance this season, Barlow scored a run after being hit by a pitch.

Kayla Bjorge

Year: Freshman

Position: Outfielder

Hometown: Utopia, Wash. (Connell)

Noteworthy: Lives in Washington and drove cross-country to come to SCF

Stats: Bjorge didn't commit an error in 50 defensive games, and was handy in the base running department in producing a team-leading 17 stolen bases in 21 attempts.

Shannon Brockett

Year: Freshman

Position: Shortstop/Left fielder

Hometown: Bradenton (Manatee)

Noteworthy: Has a huge obsession with country singer Jason Aldean

Stats: Has a .708 OPS, slamming a home run, triple and five doubles in 82 at-bats.

Ashley Brooks

Year: Sophomore

Position: Designated hitter/first base

Hometown: Sarasota (Sarasota)

Noteworthy: Returned after surgery to her right shoulder in November

Stats: Hit .339 in 22 games and also has an .865 OPS.

Ashley Burney

Year: Freshman

Position: First base

Hometown: Palatka (Palatka)

Noteworthy: She's a fan of old country like Willie Nelson and Conway Twitty.

Stats: Hit seven of the team's 17 home runs in 2012. Also led club in hitting (.360 average) and OPS (.984) to go with 26 RBIs.

Ingrid Cabrera

Year: Sophomore

Position: Outfielder

Hometown: Miami (Braddock)

Noteworthy: Loves shooting guns

Stats: After suffering an injury that ended her pitching career, Cabrera saw some action in the outfield in 2012. She committed only one error in 17 games.

Taylor Carlton

Year: Sophomore

Position: Second base/Outfielder

Hometown: Palmetto (Palmetto)

Noteworthy: Says she looks nice, but is really mean

Stats: Carlton made the most of her 19 at-bats this season. She hit .316 and scored 12 runs.

Jaclyn Cokeroft

Year: Freshman

Position: First base

Hometown: Orlando (Lyman)

Noteworthy: The trip to Utah for the JUCO World Series is Cokeroft's first time flying

Stats: In 13 defensive games, did not commit an error and was part of one double play.

Angela Dascoli

Year: Sophomore

Position: Catcher

Hometown: Melbourne (Melbourne Central Catholic)

Noteworthy: Catches with her glasses on, but hits without them

Stats: Dascoli drove in 31 runs, hit .335 and contributed a team-leading four triples at the plate. On defense, she caught 13 out of 29 base stealers.

Alyssa Ely

Year: Freshman

Position: Third base

Hometown: Tampa (Sickles)

Noteworthy: Only kid in her family to have brown eyes, everyone else has blonde hair and blue eyes.

Stats: Ely played in 20 games this season, hitting .200 and notching one stolen base.

Kathleen Gavern

Year: Sophomore

Position: Outfielder

Hometown: Orlando (Boone)

Noteworthy: Her younger sister is coming to SCF next season

Stats: Used for her defensive abilities, Kat Gavern posted a .939 fielding percentage in 54 games thus far this year.

Holly Jones

Year: Freshman

Position: Pitcher

Hometown: North Port (North Port)

Noteworthy: Nickname is Princess Holly

Stats: Appearing in two games as a pitcher, Jones gave up two runs in two innings. Also walked twice in three plate appearances this season.

Paige Mathews

Year: Freshman

Position: Pitcher

Hometown: Oviedo (Oviedo)

Noteworthy: Likes to listen to Bob Marley and Wiz Khalifa, with Khalifa's "On My Level" providing the perfect pump-up music prior to games

Stats: Dominant 0.74 ERA, throwing close to 2,000 strikes out of the nearly 3,000 pitches on the way to a 27-4 record. In 199 innings pitched, she recorded 268 strikeouts and held opponents to a .155 batting average against.

Cindy Micochero

Year: Freshman (Redshirt)

Position: Catcher

Hometown: Bradenton (Manatee)

Noteworthy: Cousin of Matthew DeSantis, who is battling leukemia and got to meet the Tampa Bay Rays in spring training the same day the players and coaches shaved their heads to raise money for charity.

Stats: Collected four extra-base hits in 34 at-bats.

Chelsea Oglevie

Year: Sophomore

Position: Pitcher

Hometown: Tampa (Sickles)

Noteworthy: Has an older sister pregnant with a second child

Stats: Despite dealing with an injury this season, Oglevie still put together a solid 2012 with a 13-3 record, 1.26 ERA and a 1.046 WHIP.

Melissa Phillips

Year: Sophomore

Position: Outfielder

Hometown: Sarasota (Riverview)

Noteworthy: Has been skydiving twice

Stats: Has a .596 OPS in 24 plate appearances this season.

Katie Pietranton

Year: Sophomore

Position: Second base

Hometown: Sarasota (Sarasota)

Noteworthy: Born in Louisville, Kentucky

Stats: Pietranton had just one plate appearance this year, and reached safely on a walk.

Kayla Schappacher

Year: Sophomore

Position: Third base

Hometown: Lakewood Ranch (Lakewood Ranch)

Noteworthy: Had a horse in high school

Stats: In 26 defensive games, Schappacher tallied 65 putouts and 10 assists.

Laura Taricano

Year: Sophomore

Position: Outfielder/Catcher

Hometown: Longwood (Lake Mary)

Noteworthy: Has an identical twin sister that played at SCF

Stats: Used more for her defense, Taricano committed four errors, but managed to still produce a .902 fielding percentage.

Megan Tice

Year: Freshman

Position: Left fielder

Hometown: Orlando (University)

Noteworthy: Lost 48 pounds before college

Stats: Recorded five put-outs in 15 defensive games.

Kirstin Toole

Year: Sophomore

Position: Pitcher

Hometown: DeBary (Lake Mary Prep)

Noteworthy: She's known roommate and teammate Laura Taricano since she was 12 years old

Stats: Posted a 1.74 ERA in 80 2/3 IP, while notching a 7-4 record in 20 games.

Dani Wayt

Year: Sophomore

Position: Shortstop

Hometown: Oviedo (Oviedo)

Noteworthy: Has two brothers and is the middle child in her family

Stats: Drove in a team-leading 38 runs, while hitting .341 (second on the team), swiping 11 bases, scoring 27 runs and adding 11 doubles.

Chelsea Wildey

Year: Freshman

Position: Third base

Hometown: Oviedo (Oviedo)

Noteworthy: Wildey's favorite movie is Father of the Bride

Stats: Smacked a team-high 13 doubles and contributed 20 RBIs to go with a .280 batting average.

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