Augie Pena | #27 | P/INF
Hometown: Geneva, Ala.
Previous School: Geneva High School
Season was cut short after suffering a season-ending injury on March 10 … Had a 7-1 record and a 2.12 ERA in 12 appearances over the first six weeks of the season … Posted four complete games in nine starting assignments, while tossing 59 1/3 innings … Held opponents to a .175 batting average and recorded 74 strikeouts, while walking just 11 batters.
Posted an 8-2 record during her rookie season … Recorded a 3.59 ERA … Made 22 appearances in the circle, with 11 starts and tossed three complete games, including a pair of shutouts … Earned one save, while going 66 1/3 innings on the year … Surrendered 64 hits and issued just 19 walks with 77 punchouts … Ranked 11th in the conference in total strikeouts and second in the SAC with 8.13 strikeouts per game … Recorded four hits in 14 at-bats, including a double and posted a pair of RBI.
Standout pitcher for Geneva (Ala.) High School … Posted an impressive 48-22 record over her last two seasons, with a 1.51 earned run average and recorded 510 strikeouts to help lead the Panthers to a pair of top-three finishes in the state of Alabama … As a junior, the right-hander notched a stellar 24-8 record with a 0.90 ERA and struck out 291 batters - nearly 10 per game … Tossed 16 shutouts from the circle, including three no-hitters, as the team finished third in the state in Class 3A … She batted .345 and posted an on-base percentage of .442 … Nearly as impressive as a sophomore, going 24-14 in the circle with a 2.16 earned run average, while fanning 220 batters and walking 45 … Performed in the classroom as well, being named to the school’s honor roll all four years and participating in the Alabama High School Lions Leadership Forum.
Born on April 27, 1995 … Daughter of Raul Pena and Rita Hunt … Undecided on major