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- Olivia Black
Olivia  Black

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Woodstock, Ga.

High School:
Sequoyah HS

Height:
5-5

Position:
C

Birthdate:
06/06/1995



AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2016)
Made six appearances off the bench behind the dish for the Blazers ... Knocked her first collegiate double on Feb. 26 in a pinch-hit appearance against Hofstra, driving in a career-high two RBIs ... Went 1-for4 at the plate with two RBIs and a walk for a .400 on-base percentage ... Named to 2016 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015)
Made 10 appearances with one start in her sophomore season ... Went 1-for-5 (.200) with a pair of walks to record a .425 on-base percentage ... Recorded her first collegiate hit vs. Wisconsin on Feb. 15 ... Received the nod as the starting catcher on Feb. 14 vs. South Dakota

AS A FRESHMAN (2014)
Saw action in 20 games as a freshman and picked up two starts during the year ... Made her debut in UAB's loss to No. 18 Missouri on Feb. 14 ... Scored the first run of her career in UAB's win over Iowa at the Getterman Classic ... Saw her first collegiate action at catcher on March 12 in UAB's doubleheader against Ball State ... Entered the game late behind the plate and started game two against the Cardinals to catch Leigh Streetman's complete-game performance ... Drew her only other start against FAU on March 15 ... Finished the year with six runs and six at-bats ... Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Sequoyah High School ... Four-year letterman at Sequoyah Black ... Voted to the AAAA 2011 All-Region and All-County teams ... Selected as defensive MVP her senior year ... Played with the GA Trouble in 2012 and posted a .384 batting average, .555 on base percentage, 27 RBI and three home runs ... Won 2009 Best Offensive Award for Sequoyah ... 2012 recipient of Best Defensive Award ... Received an Academic Letter her senior year ... Three-year participant in the National Art Honors Society

PERSONAL
Full name is Olivia Morgan Black ... Born June 12, 1995 ... Daughter of Jim and Leah Black ... Has one brother James and one sister Madison ... Majoring in exercise science