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LESLIE FARRIS

#26

LESLIE FARRIS

position
Infield
year
Freshman
hometown
St. Johns, Fla.
high school
Creekside

Freshman Season (2017)

Appeared in 25 games of the bench as a freshman as the Seminoles won the ACC Championship for the fourth consecutive season…recorded two hits, had four walks, drove in an RBI and scored five runs offensively, while making numerous defensive plays in the infield and making the NCAA Softball’s Top 10 plays of the Week on three different occasions…entered the Lipscomb game as a defensive replacement at 2B and made a diving stop in the 3-4 hole on the second batter of the inning…got her first hit and RBI as she drove a pinch-hit single into right field against Northwestern on February 18…walked and scored a run against Georgia Tech on March 4…hit a single and scored a run against Canisius (3/15)…drew a walk against Florida Gulf Coast on March 15…was hit by a pitch in her only plate appearance against Virginia on March 24…walked in the series finale at UVA on March 26…drew a walk and scored a run in the sixth inning before making a diving stop at shortstop to start a game-ending double play against North Carolina on April 29…pinch-ran and scored a run in the ACC quarterfinal game against Virginia on May 11.

High School

Graduated from Creekside High School…the Knights have finished as the runner-up at the FHSAA state tournament in 2013, 2014 and 2015…earned All-State honors in 2015 as a junior and batted .369 with an on-base percentage of .509 and scored 44 runs…as a freshman at Bartram Trail High School, hit .402 from the plate with nine doubles, six triples and 21 RBIs, becoming the only freshman selected to the St. Johns All-County First Team…competed with the Gold Coast Hurricanes travel ball team and also participated for Creekside on its weightlifting team…placed first at the sectional finals as a sophomore with a total weight lifted of 285 lbs…advanced to the state tournament where she was one of three underclassmen out of 30 girls in the 129 lb class, earning a 16th place finish…in 2016, she placed ninth at the FHSAA state meet, competing in the 139 lb class…was involved with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, the National English Honor Society, BASIC and the Senior Women and Interact Service Clubs…chose Florida State over offers from USF, Alabama and Lipscomb University.

  date   opponent gs ab rbi 2b 3b hr bb ibb sb cs hbp sac sf gdp po    avg 
  Feb 10, 2017   LIPSCOMB    .000 
  Feb 15, 2017   FLORIDA A&M    .000 
  Feb 18, 2017   NORTHWESTERN    .500 
  Feb 18, 2017   NEBRASKA    .500 
  Feb 19, 2017   NEBRASKA    .333 
  Feb 23, 2017 vs Texas A&M    .250 
  Mar 03, 2017   GEORGIA TECH    .167 
  Mar 04, 2017   GEORGIA TECH    .167 
  Mar 10, 2017 at Virginia Tech-1    .143 
  Mar 14, 2017 at FGCU    .143 
  Mar 15, 2017 vs Canisius    .222 
  Mar 15, 2017 at FGCU    .222 
  Mar 19, 2017   NOTRE DAME    .182 
  Mar 24, 2017 at Virginia    .182 
  Mar 25, 2017 at Virginia    .182 
  Mar 26, 2017 at Virginia    .167 
  Apr 09, 2017 at Syracuse-1    .154 
  Apr 18, 2017 at Troy-1    .143 
  Apr 23, 2017 at Louisville-1    .143 
  Apr 29, 2017   NORTH CAROLINA    .143 
  Apr 30, 2017   NORTH CAROLINA    .143 
  May 06, 2017 at Oregon-1    .133 
  May 11, 2017 vs Virginia    .125 
  May 19, 2017   PRINCETON    .125 
  May 28, 2017   LSU    .125 
  Totals    16 13  .125