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Marcy  Bowdren


Fairfax Station, Va.

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Bowdren named to team for third time


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Softball vs. Boston College (by Matt Riley)

Softball vs. Boston College (by Matt Riley)


Softball vs. Boston College (by Matt Riley)

Softball vs. Boston College (by Matt Riley)

• Appeared in 50 games with 49 starts, mostly at second base
• Also made 11 appearences in the circle with four starts
• Led the Cavaliers with a .313 batting average, seven home runs
• Ends career in the top-10 in UVa history in multiple categories
• Finished seventh in home runs (22), ninth in extra base hits (56), 10th in multiple-hit games (38), tied for eighth in RBI (97), tied for sixth in multiple-RBI games (19), sixth in total bases (277), seventh in slugging percentage (.473) and tied for eighth in sacrifice flies (5)
• Hit a walk-off home run over then-No. 8 Florida State
• Had seven multi-hit games and five multi-RBI contests
• Second on the squad with 32 RBI and tied for second on the team with 35 hits

• Named to All-ACC Academic Team
• Named to VaSID All-State First Team
• Made 48 starts, including 43 at third base and five behind the plate
• Led the Cavaliers with a .309 batting average, 47 hits and 26 runs
• Second on the team with 23 RBI and four home runs
• Was the sixth-toughest hitter to strikeout in the nation, averaging 38.0 at-bats in between strikeouts
• Had a 12-game hitting streak from March 1-23 which stands as the fourth-longest streak in UVa history
• Hit .342 (13-for-38) with runners in scoring postition
• Led squad with 12 multi-hit games and tied for lead with six multi-RBI games.
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

• All-ACC Academic Team
• Made 48 starts at third base and an additional three starts behind the plate
• Second on the team with 38 hits and tied for team lead (G. Cipolloni) with 25 RBI
• Team-best 10 RBI in ACC contests
• Batting .241 (7-for-29) with a team-high seven RBI and two home runs in final 10 games of the regular season
• Contributed a .304 average (24-for-79) with runners on base
• Was 5-for-9 with six RBI, two doubles and a homer in a three-game series sweep at Georgia Tech (March 10-11)
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Named to the ACC All-Tournament Team
• Started 54 games at second base
• Also made one start at catcher
• Third on the team with a .298 batting average
• Second behind classmate Stephanie Harris in RBI (28)
• Led Virginia with 13 doubles and five home runs
• Her 13 doubles also ranked third in the ACC
• Finished the year with 51 hits, which ranked third on the squad
• Led the team hitting .318 with runners in scoring position
• Was 4-for-4 with a RBI and two runs in Virginia's 6-0 upset of top-seeded Georgia Tech in the ACC Championship (May 13)
• Went 2-for-4 with three RBI in 6-0 win vs. JMU (April 6)
• Was 3-for-4 with three RBI in 9-1 victory over Princeton (March 12)
• Named to ACC Honor Roll

• 2010Washington Postall-met selection
• Batted .600 with 10 home runs as a senior
• Led Robinson to the regional semifinals
• Two-time regional all-tournament team member
• 2009 AAA first team all-state as a catcher
• 2009 second team all-met
• 2009 first teamWashington Postall-extra
• 2009 Northern Region Player of the Year
• 2009 Concord District Player of the Year
• Hit .568 as a junior
• 2008 AAA second team all-state
• National Honor Society member
• Participated in FACETS, the Fairfax County Area Christian Emergency and Transitional Services
• Also played field hockey


• Played for the Shamrocks under Tommy Orndorff


• Daughter of Steve and Lynn Bowdren
• Has two sisters, Chrissy and Lauren
• Sister, Chrissy, plays field hockey at Mary Washington
• Intends to major in education



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