MU Softball BIO
1 Emma Hill
2015 (Junior): Earned MAAC All-Tournament Team honors after hitting .476 with four stolen bases and three runs scored… Started all 44 games in right field and took over in the leadoff spot in the Hawks’ line-up for the final 36 games… Was second on the team with 14 multi-hit games… Was successful on her first 26 stolen-base attempts and finished 26-for-27 on the year… Her 26 stolen bases rank fifth all-time in a single season at Monmouth… Led the team in stolen bases and with 49 hits, 36 runs scored and seven sacrifice bunts… Hit .316 on the season… Reached safely in 16 straight games (Mar. 7-Mar. 29), including a seven-game hitting streak (Mar. 18-29)… Singled and scored a run in six-straight games (Mar. 18-29)… Went 3-for-5 with a triple, three runs scored and three RBI’s at Campbell (Mar. 8)… Went 2-for-4 with a triple, a run scored and an RBI against Butler (Mar. 13)… Went 2-for-4 with a run scored against nationally-ranked UCF (Mar. 13)… Went 2-for-5 with a stolen base in Game 1 at Stetson (Mar. 17)… Had a hit, three stolen bases and two runs scored in Game 2 at Jacksonville (Mar. 18)… Singled, walked, stole a base and scored two runs in Game 1 against Quinnipiac (Apr. 4)… Singled, walked, stole two bases and scored two runs in Game 1 against Iona (Apr. 11)… Doubled in consecutive games against Manhattan (Apr. 12) and Saint Joseph’s (Apr. 15)… Singled, walked, stole two bases and scored two runs in Game 1 at Saint Peter’s (Apr. 18), before going 2-for-5 in Game 2… Walked twice, stole two bases and scored three runs in Game 1 at Marist (Apr. 25) and went 2-for-4 with a run scored in Game 2… Went 2-for-4 with a stolen base and a run scored in Game 1 at Siena (Apr. 26)… Went 3-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI in Game 2 of a sweep of Canisius (May 2)… Singled, scored a run and had an RBI in Game 1 against Niagara (May 3), before 2-for-4 with two stolen bases, three runs scored and an RBI in Game 2… Had at least two hits in each of the first four games of the conference tournament… Went 3-for-5 with two stolen bases to help Monmouth advance in the winners’ bracket against Fairfield (May 8)… Went 3-for-4 with a stolen base and a run scored in Game 1 of the championship round against Fairfield (May 9).

Before Monmouth:
Earned Third Team All-American, First Team All-Conference, All-Region NJCAA Conference MVP and the Marucci Elite Hitter Award as a sophomore at Highland Community College… Broke her own single-season program stolen bases record (63) as a sophomore and owns the program career record for stolen bases (115)… Also owns the program record for single-season runs scored (80)… Hit .484 as a sophomore after posting a .446 batting average as a freshman… Led the Scotties to an 80-21 record in her two years with the team, leading Highland to two National Tournament appearances… Earned First Team All-State, All-Region and All-Conference in her junior and senior years of high school at King City R-I High School… Also earned All-Conference and All-Region as a sophomore… Led her team to District Championships in her freshman, junior and senior seasons, in addition to a Regional Championship as a senior and a Conference Championship as a freshman… Was also two-time All-State as a sprinter in Track & Field.

Personal: Born in St. Joseph, Mo. … The daughter of Pamela and Francis Hill… Majoring in psychology.

2015 .316 44 44 155 36 49 2 2 0 10 26-27
TOTAL .316 44 44 155 36 49 2 2 0 10 26-27

Position: Outfielder
Height: 5'5"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rae, MO
High School: King City
Other College: Highland C.C.
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