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Sydney Sherrill

#24

Player profile

position
Utility
year
Sophomore
hometown
Moore, Okla.
high school
Southmoore

Career honors

2018 NCAA NATIONAL CHAMPION
2018 WCWS ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
2018 NFCA THIRD TEAM ALL-AMERICAN
2018 NFCA SOUTHEAST ALL-REGION SECOND TEAM
2018 NFCA FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR TOP 10 FINALIST
2018 NFCA AND USA SOFTBALL NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE WEEK (APRIL 10)
2018 ACC FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
2018 ALL-ACC FIRST TEAM
2018 ACC TOURNAMENT MVP
2018 ACC ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM

Freshman Season (2018)

Had one of the best freshman seasons in Florida State history and etched her name in the FSU, ACC and NCAA record books as she led the Seminoles to their first NCAA National Championship…hit 29 doubles on the season, which set the FSU and ACC records and tied Nina Lindenberg (Fresno State – 1996) for the NCAA single-season record…named an NFCA Third Team All-American, received ACC Freshman of the Year honors and also earned a spot on the All-ACC First Team…tied for the team lead with two home runs at the 2018 WCWS and ranked second with seven RBI to earn a spot on the WCWS All-Tournament team…all seven RBI came with two outs, ranking second in the category in WCWS history…ranked second on the team overall with a .370 batting average and led the team and ACC with 81 hits…added 29 doubles, one triple, 12 home runs, 58 RBI, 46 runs scored and 16 stolen bases…started all 70 games on the season, including eight games at third base after Jessie Warren’s injury on March 10…her first career hit was a home run as she drove a third-inning pitch over the wall in right for a two run home run against Portland State on February 9…stole a base, scored a run and drove in an RBI on February 10 against Portland State…batted 2-for-3 with an RBI vs. Florida A&M (Feb 14)…gave the Noles the lead on No. 14 Minnesota with a two-run double in the sixth inning on February 16…had a career-high four hits and scored two runs against the Gophers on February 17…went 2-for-3 against No. 20 Michigan on February 18, hitting a double in the sixth inning and later scored the game-winning run…named ACC/Big Ten Softball Challenge Most Valuable Player – Tallahassee Site (February 18)…also earned ACC Player of the Week honors on February 20…was 2-for-4 with a double against McNeese on February 20…batted 2-for-2 with a pair of doubles, one RBI and two runs scored against Northern Iowa on Feb 23…drove in a pair of runs and hit a home run against Georgia State on February 24…was 3-for-4 with a triple, a home run, two RBI and two runs scored against FGCU on March 3…tied a career high with four hits, including two doubles, and had three RBI on the road at North Florida (3/10)…walked and hit a home run in game two of the doubleheader at UNF on March 10…hit a home run and drove in a career-high four RBI on March 21 in game one of the doubleheader against Troy…scored three runs in game two of the DH with Troy on 2-for-2 hitting with two walks and two RBI…drove in two runs and walked twice on March 24 against Syracuse…hit her 12th double of the season on March 25 against the Orange…hit a pair of doubles at Georgia Tech on March 30, driving in two RBI…recorded two more doubles in the series finale at GT on April 1…went 4-for-7 with two doubles, a home run and three RBI against No. 19 Louisiana on April 4…posted two doubles and two RBI vs. Pitt on April 6, setting an FSU single-season record with 20 doubles…drove in a season-high four RBI along with a home run on April 8 vs. Pitt…named ACC Player of the Week as well as NFCA and USA Softball National Player of the Week on April 10…recorded a double in each of the first two games of the Louisville series on April 21-22…drew four walks on April 27 at Notre Dame and added a single, a stolen base and a run scored…batted .700 (7-for-10) in the three games of the ACC Championship, with a double, a home run, two walks, three RBI and three runs scored to earn 2018 ACC Tournament MVP honors…drove in the game-winning run with a two-run single to right against Jacksonville State on May 18…hit a double, a home run and drove in three RBI in the regional championship against Jacksonville State on May 20…walked, hit a single and scored two runs in game two of the NCAA Super Regional against No. 11 LSU on May 26…hit her NCAA-leading 27th double of the season in game three versus LSU on May 26…hit a three-run double on May 31 against No. 3 UCLA in the first game of the 2018 Women’s College World Series…singled and scored in an elimination game against No. 7 Georgia on June 2…hit a solo home run versus No. 1 Oregon on June 2…hit a three-run home run against No. 3 UCLA on June 3 to send the Seminoles to the WCWS Championship Series…hit her 29th double of the season in the third inning on June 5, setting the ACC record and tying the NCAA single-season mark.

High School

Attended Southmoore High School…led the SaberCats to the 2017 6A Oklahoma State Championship…batted .611 for the season and was named The Oklahoman’s Big All-City Player of the Year…named 2017 Oklahoma Gatorade Player of the Year…competed for the USA Junior Women’s National Team during the summer of 2017.