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Dani Morgan

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Dani Morgan

position
Utility
year
Sophomore
hometown
Newnan, Ga.
high school
East Coweta

CAREER HONORS

2018 NCAA NATIONAL CHAMPION
2017 ALL-ACC ACADEMIC TEAM
2017 ACC TOURNAMENT MVP
2017 ACC ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
2017 ALL-ACC FRESHMAN TEAM

Sophomore Season (2018)

Versatile player in the outfield and played in 59 games with 41 starts as a sophomore as she helped the Seminoles win the 2018 NCAA National Championship…set a Women’s College World Series record with seven stolen bases in the tournament and aided FSU to set the team record in SBs at the WCWS with 15…posted a .232 batting average and had five doubles, two triples, 16 RBI and 23 runs scored…added 11 walks and 16 stolen bases…was perfect in all 49 defensive chances in the outfield this season…walked, stole a base and scored a run on opening day against Portland State on February 9…drove in two RBI on February 10 against Texas State…hit a double and scored a run against No. 20 Minnesota on February 17…was 2-for-3 from the plate with two RBI and two runs scored on the road at South Alabama on Feb 21…batted a combined 4-for-7 with a double and three runs scored on March 10 in a doubleheader at North Florida…hit a sacrifice fly against Troy to close out a 9-1 victory in six innings on March 21…walked and hit a single at Georgia Tech (March 31)…scored a run as a pinch runner on April 14 at Boston College…pinch-ran, stole a base and scored the game’s final run in FSU’s 8-0 win in five innings over Louisville on April 22…tied a season high with two hits and two runs scored, along with an RBI and a stolen base against Notre Dame in the ACC Tournament on May 11…singled and scored a run on May 18 against Jacksonville State in the opening game of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional…brought in a run on a sacrifice fly in the NCAA Regional Final game against Jacksonville State on May 20…hit an RBI double in game one of the NCAA Super Regional against No. 11 LSU on May 25…recorded an RBI single and stole two bases in the first game of the 2018 WCWS on May 31 again No. 3 UCLA…batted 2-for-3 with two RBI and two stolen bases in an elimination game against No. 7 Georgia on June 2…hit a double, stole a base and scored a run on June 3 against UCLA to help the Seminoles reach the WCWS Championship Series…hit a single and had two walks and two stolen bases in the finals against No. 5 Washington on June 4-5 to help the Noles earn the 2018 NCAA National Championship.

Freshman Season (2017)

Played in 62 games with 58 starts as a freshman, including 52 in left field as the Seminoles reached the NCAA Super Regionals for the fifth consecutive season…for the season, she recorded a .318 batting average (55-for-173) with 11 doubles, four triples, five home runs, 36 RBI and 42 runs scored…she ranked second on the team with 12 hit-by-pitches…earned All-ACC Freshman Team honors after batting .364 in conference play with four doubles, three triples, 16 RBI and 22 runs scored…continued her success against the ACC in the conference tournament, receiving MVP honors after going 6-for-8 from the plate with a triple, two home runs, five RBI and five runs scored as Florida State won its fourth straight ACC Championship and 15th overall in school history…was hit by a pitch in her first collegiate plate appearance vs. Lipscomb on Feb 10…had a pinch-hit RBI single against Furman on February 10…hit the first home run of her career against Furman on February 11, ending the game with a three-run HR in the sixth inning…was walked, hit by a pitch, stole a base and scored a run against Marshall (Feb 12)…drove in the first run of the game against Florida A&M (Feb 15) with a sacrifice fly…went 2-for-2 with a double, an RBI and a stolen base against Northwestern on Feb 18…scored two runs and hit a double against Stanford on February 23…batted 2-for-3 from the plate with one RBI and a stolen base against No. 6 UCLA on February 26…was hit by a pitch and drove in a run against No. 14 Michigan (Feb. 26)…had a career-high three hits, including a double, two RBI and a run scored in FSU’s 13-8 win over Georgia Tech on March 4…ended the game with a sacrifice fly in the fifth inning against GT on March 4…tied a career high with three hits and a run scored in game two of the doubleheader at Virginia Tech on March 10…walked twice and scored two runs at Florida Gulf Coast (3/15)…set a career high with three runs scored as she batted 2-for-2 with an RBI against Notre Dame on March 18…was hit by two pitches, scored two runs and had an RBI in FSU’s 16-0 win over Notre Dame (3/19)…drove in two runs with a single and a walk at Virginia on March 24…hit her second home run of the season at UVA on March 25…came off the bench and was a home run short of the cycle, hitting a single, double and a triple, along with two RBI in FSU’s 12-4 win against Pitt (4/1)…hit two triples as part of a 3-for-5 day at the plate at Syracuse on April 8, driving in two RBI and scoring three runs in FSU’s 18-9 win…went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in the first game of the doubleheader at Syracuse on April 9…had two hits, including a two-RBI double at Troy on April 18…went 2-for-3 with a double at Louisville on April 23…batted 2-for-2 with a home run and three RBI against Virginia on May 11 in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament…went 3-for-3 with a home run against Notre Dame in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament (5/12)…hit a double against Princeton in the opening round of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional (5/19)…batted 2-for-3 with a double, a home run and three RBI in the regional championship game against No. 25 Georgia on May 21.

High School

Graduated from East Coweta High School in Sharpsburg, Ga….moved south after living in Illinois and attending the first three years of high school at Lincoln Way West in New Lenox, Ill…earned All-Conference and All-Area accolades every season at Lincoln Way West, including All-State Third Team honors as a junior in 2014-15…named an Southeast Region All-American and earned a spot on the All-County team while at East Coweta, finishing her senior year with a .413 batting average, 30 RBIs and 38 runs scored…participated with the New Lenox Lightning travel team and was on the 18U Gold team coached by Jim Abbott…also played basketball, earning All-Conference and All-Area awards for her talents on the court throughout high school and scored over 1,200 points in her career…was a member of the student council, Mu Alpha Theta and the Principal’s Cabinet and also earned a spot on the Honor Roll…chose Florida State over offers from Alabama and Michigan, among others…mentions that FSU was the only school where she felt like home the moment she stepped on campus.