Annual booster club with the Herd with many great features
Marshall finished season with program record 42 wins
Taylor McCord ties Herd single-game record with four runs scored in game one
Marshall places second-most student-athletes on list among league schools
Marshall finished one away from NCAA record
2017 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll
GP/GS: 15/0 … Played in 15 games with the majority of appearances as a pinch hitter … Made one appearance at second base at home against UAB (May 5) … Had one hit, RBI-single at Middle Tennessee State (April 29) … Had RBI-walk in win over Delaware State (March 5) … Brought in for a pinch hit in the fifth inning of Herd’s final game of the season against Illinois (May 20) in the NCAA Regional Tournament in Lexington, Ky., was hit-by-pitch.
2016 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete
2016 Conference USA All-Freshman Team
2016 Conference USA Academic Medalist
2016 Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll
GP/GS: 45/38 ... Started 38 games at second base ... Recorded first career hit in first game action, second at-bat, at Troy Feb. 14 ... Finished season with 24 hits, eight runs, six RBI and seven doubles ... Second on the team with seven HBP ... 2-for-3 with first career double in Herd win over Saint Louis Feb. 21 ... 2-for-2 with a double at UAB April 2 ... 2-for-3 with a run scored at Wright State April 6 ... Drove in season high two runs in second game of the doubleheader at Wright State April 6 ... Hit leadoff double in the third inning off of C-USA Pitcher of the Year Kylee Hanson at FAU April 16 ... Played first 17 games at second base without committing an error including starts against Top 15 teams Alabama (#4), Tennessee (#14) and Arizona (#15) at the BAMA Bash Feb. 26-28.
High School: Attended El Modena High School her junior and senior years and Canyon High School as a freshman and sophomore … Played for Dan Hay and Steve Harrington … Had an injury her senior year but as a junior hit .400 with an on-base percentage of .423 and earned “Clutch Player of the Year” award … Was a scholar athlete all four years … Played two years of travel ball with the Explosion.
Personal: Born Dec. 18, 1996 … Daughter of Linda Donner and Van Simmons … Chose Marshall because of the softball team and the coaches … Plans to major in Psychology.