Danielle Swygert#23 Bats/Throws:
Position: INF Ht.: 5-11
Hometown: Sharpsburg, Ga.
Previous School: Arlington Christian Academy
Eligibility: Sr. Major:
Started all 55 games at first base … Named First-Team All-South Atlantic Conference … Earned Honorable Mention All-American honors ... Third in the conference with a .398 batting average … Finished second in the conference with 62 RBI … Tied for third in the conference with 45 runs scored and 14 doubles … Ranked fourth in the SAC with 68 hits … Finished seventh in the conference with eight home runs … Fourth in the league with a .620 slugging percentage … Posted a seven-game hitting streak … Notched 24 multi-hit games … Drove in at least three runs on 11 occasions.
Started every game … Second on the team with 45 RBI … Third on the team in hitting with a .391 batting average … Also third on the team in slugging percentage (.628), on-base percentage (.470) and hits … Led the team and tied for third in the league with 16 doubles … Ranked fourth in the conference with 66 hits and fifth with her .391 batting average … Tied for second on the team with five home runs … Recorded 20 walks on the season … Posted 20 multi-hit games, including an eight-game hitting streak and a five-game hitting streak … Had three hits on five occasions.
Named South Atlantic Conference Freshman of the Year … Started 41 games for the Trojans … Led the team with a .380 batting average, 52 hits, 13 doubles, nine home runs, 137 at bats and 33 RBI … Finished second on the team with 34 runs scored … Finished among the top ten in the South Atlantic Conference in slugging percentage (.686), doubles, home runs and total bases (94) … Finished among the top 15 in the South Atlantic Conference in batting average and runs scored … Batted .556 with runners in scoring position … Recorded a 23-game hitting streak at the start of the season … Went 3-for-4 with four RBI and two home runs against Shaw (2/11) … Went 5-for-5 with three RBI, a double and a home run against Lander (2/16) … Went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and two doubles against Mars Hill (4/16).
Left-handed first baseman earned all-region and all-state accolades all four seasons … Helped lead Arlington Christian to the GISA AA State Championship (2-1 win past LaGrange) while recording a stellar .525 batting average and driving in 47 runs … As a junior helped guide the Lady Eagles to the state title game, while batting .590 and recording 45 RBI … Batted .667 as a sophomore and .530 as a freshman, while earning the team’s Best Offensive Award following the 2006-07 campaign … Named to the Georgia Dugout Club/Elite 80 Showcase in July, 2008 … Member of FCA, Beta Club and the National Honor Society.
Born on April 8, 1992 … Daughter of Ken and Stacy Swygert … Majoring in Education.