2012 SEC First-Year Honor Roll
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012)
Registered 33 appearances which included 19 starts split between third base (11) and designated player (8) ... Checked in with a .211 batting average (12-for-57) to go along with one home run and nine RBIs ... Eight of her nine RBIs came against non-conference opponents ... Collected her first career hit, run and RBI against Louisiana Tech (Feb. 12) ... Added a RBI single versus No. 3 California (Feb. 19) ... Exploded for a career-high three RBIs and cranked her first career home run during LSU's 7-4 win over No. 23 Oklahoma State (March 3) ... Pieced together a three-game hitting streak (March 7-9) which included a 2-for-3 effort with a RBI at Nicholls State (March 7) ... Delivered pinch-hit RBI singles during the seven innings at No. 10 Tennessee (April 14) and in game one of a doubleheader at No. 2 Florida (April 24) ... Connected for a bases loaded sacrifice fly for the game's first run during the championship game at the NCAA College Station Regional versus No. 8 national seed Texas A&M (May 20) ... Was 0-for-3 in pinch hitting duties against No. 9 national seed Missouri (May 26-27) at the NCAA Columbia Super Regional and No. 19 South Florida (June 2) at the Women's College World Series.
Four-year letterwinner for Paul Hill at Sam Clemente High School in California ... Secured All-South Coast League First-Team and All-County Third-Team honorees during the 2010 and 2011 seasons ... Captured team Offensive MVP award all four seasons (2008-11) ... Plays travel ball for Bill Jackson's Firecrackers.
Daughter of Tim and Kym McCasland ... Born on March 16, 1993 ... Has two siblings: Shannon (15) and Brody (14) ... Majoring in sport administration with a commerce concentration.