MSU looks to get bats on track in season's second weekend
MSU opens the season in Boca Raton
FRESHMAN (2018): Suffered a leg injury in fall ball that caused her to miss the entire 2018 season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter and letterwinner at Brentsville District High School ... Helped guide her team to tie for third place at the Virginia 3A State Championships as a freshman and sophomore, and finished third at the East Regional in 2016 ... Virginia Conference 27 runner-up in 2013 and won it in 2014, and then won the Virginia Conference 28 championship in 2016... Three-time First Team Virginia Conference 27/28 honors and the Player of the Year in 2015, 2016 and 2017 ... Washington Post All-Met Second Team (2015) and Honorable Mention (2016, 2017) ... Over her scholastic career, went 74-15 with 34 shutouts, nine perfect games, (tied for third all-time in the Virginia High School League) eight one-hitters and one no-hitter, striking out 793 batters and walking just 30 in 569 innings pitched, boasting a 1.14 ERA ... Was nearly as prolific in high school at the plate, boasting a .462 batting average, .507 on-base pct., 24 homers (seventh, VHSL), 124 RBI (ninth, VHSL), and 35 doubles (tied-second, VHSL) ... Recorded 23 victories in 2015 as a junior, which tied the VHSL record for wins in a season ... As a senior, started all but one game in the circle and managed to also lead the team in homers, RBI, doubles, and slugging percentage ...
Club: FloSoftball 2017 Hot 100 list ... Top 100 recruit by Scout Softball ... Played for the Vienna Stars in Vienna, Virginia under Coach Dennis Wince... Four-time participant in PGF Nationals in Huntington Beach, California in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016... Three-time participant in the Independence Day Tournament in Boulder, Colorado in 2014, 2015 and 2016...
Personal: Born June 7, 1999... Daughter of Stephen and Karen Shipp... Has one older sister, Kelsey ... Hobbies include photography, hiking, music ,and interior design... Earned an Academic Letter in 2014, 2015 and 2016... Member of BETA Club... Aspires to owning and operating her own business in the future...