Softball

2019 RECORD: 19-17; GNAC: 8-7 / GNAC TOURNAMENT APPEARANCES: 15 / ALL-GNAC PLAYERS: 31

19 Melissa Manning
19 Melissa Manning
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Milford, Conn.
High School: Foran
Position: OF/P
Major: English Education

2012: Played and started all 40 games for the Falcons... batted .264 with 32 hits in 121 at-bats... tallied 18 RBI and 13 runs scored... recorded eight doubles, one triple and three home runs... started 11 of 12 contests on the hill for the Falcons... struck out 16 batters... allowed 85 hits and 52 earned runs in 51.2 innings of work... posted an overall record of 3-5 and an ERA of 9.06... struck out a season-high four batters at Rivier (March 31)... recorded a season-high five RBI with a home run and a 2-for-4 outing vs. Gettysburg (March 14) in South Carolina... had a season-high three hits vs. Lasell (April 1).

2011: Recorded the teams only win of the season on the mound… had an ERA of 10.99 and a final record of 1-8… pitched 49.2 innings and recorded 19 strikeouts…offensively, she led the team in doubles with eight… had 18 hits in 61 at bats for a .265 batting average... was third on the team with a .382 slugging percentage… had a .301 on-base percentage… on April 30 vs. New Rochelle she had a season-high three doubles and three RBIs to go along with six total bases… registered a total of 10 runs and 10 RBI on the season and also walked twice.

High School: Attended Joseph A. Foran High School in Milford, Conn.... was an honor-roll student... served as a team captain during her senior year.

Personal: Daughter of Lisa and Jeff Manning... majoring in English education... also plays volleyball for the Falcons.