MU Softball BIO
10 Sydney Underhill
2016 All-MAAC First Team

2016 (Junior):
Set the program career appearances record with 120… Earned MAAC Pitcher of the Week on March 15… Posted an 18-13 record with a 2.33 ERA and 82 strikeouts in a team-high 171.1 innings pitched… Also had two saves… Hurled a pair of shutouts… Hurled a complete game without allowing an earned run in a victory at Stetson… Struck out a season-high six batters over five shutout innings against Rider… 10 of her 18 wins came against conference foes.

2015 (Sophomore):
Named to the MAAC All-Academic Team… Posted a 7-15 record with a 4.72 ERA in a team-high 135.0 innings pitched… Led the Hawks with 93 strikeouts… Hurled nine complete games, including one shutout, and had two saves… Extended her consecutive appearances streak to 54 games before seeing the streak snapped March 18 at Jacksonville… Was named MAAC Pitcher of the Week twice (Mar. 10, 31)… Picked up the save vs. Fairfield (Mar. 7) with two innings of one-run ball… Pitched a perfect inning to close out the win at Campbell (Mar. 8)… Pitched 0.2 innings against nationally-ranked James Madison (Mar. 14), allowing one hit while striking out one… Earned her first win of the season with a complete-game effort at Stetson (Mar. 17), allowing just one unearned run on seven hits and two walks, while striking out five… Defeated Princeton with a  complete-game effort, allowing two runs, one earned, on four hits and one walk, while striking out four… Earned the save in Game 2 at Rider, allowing one earned run on one hit and one walk in two innings pitched… Picked up the win in Game 1 against Quinnipiac (Apr. 4), allowing one earned run on four hits and two walks, while striking out six over six innings pitched… Allowed just one run on one hit and two walks, while striking out two in a no decision vs. Delaware (Apr. 8)… Threw a complete game and struck out eight in defeat against Villanova (Apr. 29)… Allowed just one earned run on four hits and four walks, while striking out five in a complete-game victory in Game 1 over Canisius (May 2), before hurling two scoreless innings of relief in Game 2… Pitched a complete-game, one-hit shutout, striking out five in Game 1 against Niagara (May 3), before exiting with a lead in Game 2 after allowing two runs, one earned, on six hits and a walk, while striking out six… Started all five games in the conference tournament, going 2-2… Defeated Siena in the MAAC Championship opener (May 6), allowing four earned runs on 10 hits and a walk, while striking out two… Allowed one run on three hits and three walks in defeating top-seeded Canisius (May 7) in a five-inning mercy-rule shortened victory. 

2014 (Freshman):
Was the only pitcher in NCAA Division I to appear in every game her team played in 2014… Broke the Monmouth single-season records for appearances (43) and innings pitched (222.1), while tying the games started record (34)… Her 137 strikeouts rank second in a single season at Monmouth, while her 18 wins rank fourth… Was selected to the MAAC All-Rookie Team by the league's coaches... Earned MAAC Rookie of the Week on Apr. 29... Posted a 3.18 ERA while limiting opponents to a .257 batting average… Posted one save… Hurled 24 complete games, including four shutouts… Registered her first career save with 1.2 innings of scoreless relief at Norfolk State (Mar. 1)… Picked up her first career victory with a complete-game, three hitter, allowing one earned run on three hits and three walks while striking out two at George Mason (Mar. 7)… Hurled a complete-game, four-hit shutout at George Mason (Mar. 9), striking out five… Defeated Utah State (Mar. 14), limiting the Aggies to two earned runs on four hits and two walks, striking out six in seven innings… Picked up a win over Dartmouth (Mar. 20) in a complete-game effort… Allowed just three unearned runs in five innings at Saint Joseph’s (Apr. 2)… Tossed a complete game in her first MAAC contest as the Hawks defeated Siena (Apr. 6)… Defeated MAAC Tournament Champion Iona with a complete game in Game 2 (Apr. 12)… Struck out a season-high 13 batters in a victory over MAAC Preseason favorite Marist (Apr. 17)… Went the distance in both games of a doubleheader sweep of Saint Peter’s (Apr. 19)… Started and finished a five-inning mercy rule victory over Quinnipiac in Game 1 (Apr. 20)… Struck out seven in a complete-game victory over Penn (Apr. 23)… Allowed just one run in 14.0 innings as the Hawks swept Canisius (Apr. 27) on the road… Hurled a complete-game, three-hit shutout against in Game 1 against Hourglass Rival Rider (May 3), striking out six… Defeated Manhattan (May 4), allowing two runs, one earned, on three hits over seven innings in Game 2… Allowed just one unearned run on three hits in a complete-game effort against Siena (May 7) in a MAAC Championship victory.  

Before Monmouth
: A three-year letter winner Chaparral High School… Posted 11 wins with a 3.52 earned run average with 90 strikeouts… Has also excelled in the classroom as an AP Scholar with honors, earning Principal’s Honor Roll and Honor Roll with Distinction.

Personal: Born in Chicago… The daughter of Kathryn and Scott Underhill… A political science major with a gender studies minor.

2014 3.18 18-15 43 34 24 4 1 222.1 228 140 101 89 137
2015 4.72 7-15 38 28 9 1 2 135.0 180 116 91 56 93
2016 2.33 18-13 39 25 8 2 2 171.1 185 82 57 50 82
TOTAL 3.30 43-43 120 87 41 7 5 528.2 593 338 249 195 312
Position: Pitcher
Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Temecula, CA
High School: Chaparral
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