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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
2019 NFCA FIRST TEAM ALL-AMERICAN
2019 NFCA SOUTHEAST ALL-REGION SECOND TEAM
2019 USA SOFTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR TOP 26 FINALIST
2019 ACC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
2019 ALL-ACC FIRST TEAM
2019 ACC ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
2019 PRESEASON ALL-ACC TEAM
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

Sophomore Season (2019)

Shined for the Seminoles in 2019, both offensively and defensively, as the sophomore started all 65 games of the season and lead the team in eight different categories, including a .405 batting average, 75 hits, 18 doubles and 16 home runs…also added 60 RBI, 60 runs scored, 34 walks and was a perfect 8-for-8 on stolen base attempts… was one of seven different Seminole players to have at least 10 HR on the season and one of six to record at least 40 RBI…hit a single, walked, stole a base and scored a run against UNCW on opening day (Feb 8)…hit a solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning against Iowa State on February 8, carrying the Seminoles to a 1-0 victory over the Cyclones…had a double, a home run and two runs scored against UNCG on February 9…drove in two runs as part of a nine-run first inning against UNCW on February 10…drew two walks against Ohio State on February 15…went 3-for-3 with two doubles, a home run, four RBI and two runs scored against Minnesota on February 16…walked twice, hit a double and scored two runs on February 17 against Florida Atlantic…hit a two-run home run against No. 6 Tennessee on February 17…walked twice and scored a run against Elon on Feb 22…batted 2-for-3 with three RBI and two runs scored against Lipscomb on February 23…closed out the Unconquered Invitational with a home run, a double, three RBI and two runs scored versus Samford on February 24…hit a pair of doubles on March 2 against Toledo…was 2-for-3 from the plate against Louisiana Tech with a double and a run scored…tied a season high with three singles at UCF on March 3…combined to go 4-for-7 with a double, a home run, two RBI and three runs scored during the doubleheader at Grand Canyon on March 6…drew three walks and scored a run at No. 12 Arizona on March 8…walked and scored a run in the series finale against the Wildcats on March 10…singled, walked and stole two bases versus Notre Dame on March 15…hit a two-run home run on March 16 against the Irish…tied a career high with three runs scored on March 20 against North Florida…hit an RBI single against NC State on March 23…drove in three runs on a bases-clearing double on March 29 at Virginia and added a single, a walk and two runs scored…batted 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored in the series finale at UVA on March 31…hit a pair of singles on the road at No. 8 Florida on April 3…walked and hit an RBI double on April 6 at Louisville…drove in a career-high five RBI on April 8 against the Cardinals, including a seventh-inning grand slam…recorded a single, a stolen base and a home run at UNC on April 14…posted the first multi-HR game of her career on April 15 against the Tar Heels on 3-for-5 hitting with three runs scored…went 2-for-3 with a double against No. 6 Florida on April 17…hit a solo home run against Boston College (April 19)…walked and drove in two runs on April 21 against the Eagles…was 2-for-3 from the plate with a double, two RBI and a run scored in the series opener against Duke on April 26…had multiple hits in all three games at Syracuse (May 3-5), including a pair of doubles on May 4…hit a solo home run against Notre Dame in the ACC semifinals on May 10…drove in the game-ending run on an RBI double to center to close out the 8-0 win in six innings against North Carolina in the ACC Championship Game on May 11…brought in the first FSU run of the game in each game of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional…was 2-for-3 with a double, a home run, a walk, two RBI and two runs scored on May 18 against USF…hit the fourth of four consecutive home runs on May 18 against USF, which set a school record, an NCAA Tournament record and tied the NCAA record…drove in a run with a sacrifice fly on May 24 against No. 13 Oklahoma State in the second game of the NCAA Tallahassee Super Regional.

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.