99 Shelby Duff
99 Shelby Duff
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Springfield, Ga.
High School: Effingham County HS
Position: RHP/UTIL

2011: Started all 45 games for the Pirates as a sophomore ... Earned first-team Daktronics/CoSIDA and second-team NFCA All-Southeast Region honors ... All-PBC and PBC All-Academic First Team honoree ... Two-time PBC Player of the Week (Feb. 15, April 13) ... Hit .370 with 13 doubles, seven home runs and 43 RBI ... Ranked third in the PBC in doubles, seventh in batting average, slugging percentage (.603) and RBIs ... Led the PBC in sacrifice flies with six and ranked second in the NCAA ... Also ranked 10th in home runs and total bases ... Hit a tie-breaking two-run home run to give Armstrong a 4-2 win over Newberry on Feb. 13 ... Cranked two home runs and three RBI against Augusta State on April 7 ... Also went 4-4 with a 3.54 ERA and two saves in 17 appearances for the Pirates in the circle ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

2010: Played in all 53 games, starting 52, for the Pirates as a freshman ... Hit .310 with 11 doubles, three home runs and 24 RBI ... Also went 10-5 with two saves and a 3.00 ERA in the circle ... Earned second-team All-PBC honors as well as first team NFCA All-Southeast Region honors as a utility player ... Registered 13 multi-hit games ... Went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI against Findlay on March 3 ... Had a double and a home run, driving in a pair against Tusculum on March 10 ... Went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs against Mars Hill in the NCAA Tournament on May 15 ... Struck out a season-high 14 in an eight-inning 2-1 win over Fairmont State on Feb. 26 ... Hurled four shutout innings of relief against Florida Tech on Feb. 13 ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for four seasons at Effingham County HS ... Earned first-team All-State honors ... Named Effingham County Player of the Year, as well as the Coastal Georgia Player of the Year for the Rebels.

PERSONAL: Born Shelby Ann Duff on April 6, 1991, in Savannah, Ga. ... Hometown is Springfield, Ga. ... Daughter of Dale and JoAnn Duff ... Majoring in radiologic sciences ... Enjoys going to the beack ... Lists Jason Heyward as a favorite sports personality.