#33 Tori Brown
|HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)||Harrison|
2012: Made 31 appearances during her junior campaign, including 21 starts in the outfield ... ended the year hitting .171 with 11 runs scored, seven RBIs and two home runs ... hit round-trippers in back-to-back games Apr. 15 against Youngstown State and Apr. 18 at Notre Dame ... drove in a pair of runs in nightcap win over Green Bay Mar. 31 ... drew two walks in series opener Apr. 14 versus Youngstown State ... named an NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete ... member of Horizon League Academic Honor Roll both semesters.
2011: Made 39 appearances as a sophomore ... started 30 games, 25 of them in the outfield and five times as the designated hitter ... made nine pinch-hit appearances ... ended the year with a .209 batting average, while hitting three home runs and 13 RBIs ... scored 14 runs ... had three multi-hit games and had three games with multiple runs driven in ... went 2-for-3 and drove in a run against Western Illinois Feb. 12 ... hit a home run in back-to-back games at Stetson Feb. 26 and against Bethune-Cookman Feb. 27 ... went 3-for-3, drove in a run, and scored twice against Bethune-Cookman Feb. 27 ... scored two runs against North Dakota State Mar. 4 ... began a five-game hit streak with a 1-for-4 performance, including a three-run home run and a season-high four runs driven in at Northern Illinois Mar. 30 ... drove home two runs at Notre Dame May 3 ... named an NFCA Scholar Athlete ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll for the fall and spring semesters.
2010: Played in 50 games in her rookie year as a Crusader ... started on 38 occasions, including 34 times in the outfield ... also made two starts apiece at designated player and at shortstop ... came off the bench 12 times, eight times as a pinch-hitter, three times as a pinch-runner and once as a defensive replacement at shortstop ... hit .255 on the year with 16 runs scored and 19 RBIs ... tallied 13 extra-base hits and slugged at a .451 clip ... posted five multi-hit games and six games with multiple runs driven in ... debuted as a pinch-runner Feb. 13 at UNI ... made most of first plate appearances the next day against North Dakota, coming off the bench to go 2-for-2 with a run scored and an RBI ... registered a two-run double in first career start as designated player Feb. 28 against Indiana State ... hit pinch-hit two-run homer vs. Tennessee State Mar. 6 and also added double later in game ... connected for go-ahead two-run home run in fifth inning of eventual win at Marshall Mar. 9 ... drove in two runs with a double as pinch-hitter Mar. 11 at Kansas ... went 3-for-4, including two doubles, with season-high three runs scored and an RBI Apr. 2 in nightcap win at Detroit ... tallied pair of hits, including a double, Apr. 13 in opener against IUPUI ... also recorded two-hit game Apr. 27 at Wright State in nightcap ... connected for two-run triple the next day against the Raiders ... hit solo home run in opening-game victory over Green Bay May 13 at Horizon League Championship.
Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Wildcats … earned First Team All-Conference honors in each of her final two seasons … hit .345 with 18 RBIs as a senior … drove in 25 runs and hit .434 during junior year … set school single-season records as a junior for hits and doubles … earned Second Team All-Conference accolades as a sophomore … named team MVP in each of her final two seasons … played in All-State Underclassmen Tournament as a freshman … played ASA for the Central Ohio Stingrays … also earned two letters apiece in basketball and tennis … a Second Team All-Conference performer in both spots … a member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Tori is the daughter of Tom and Carole Brown ... major is English with minors in coaching and Spanish ... has earned Presidential academic honors and been named to the Dean's List during her time at Valpo ... born May 3, 1991.