Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award
SIU searching for first tournament title since 1991
Spivey earns first-team honors, Bertelsen and Harre named to second team
SIU secures first-round bye in MVC tournament
SIU to host Senior Day on Saturday at conclusion of second game
2014 / Freshman
Second-team All-MVC selection
MVC Newcomer of the Week (4/28)
Second-team All-MVC selection ... Led the team with 43 RBIs, which ranks eighth in SIU history ... Tied for the team lead with five home runs ... Ranked second on the team in batting average (.329), on-base percentage (.454), slugging percentage (.544) and doubles (13) ... Ranked 13th in the MVC batting average (.329), seventh in on-base percentage (.454), fifth in RBIs (43), sixth in doubles (13) and fifth in walks (30) ... In MVC play, ranked 11th in the MVC in batting average (.368), ninth in on-base percentage (.478), eighth in hits (28) and sixth in doubles (7) ... Did not commit an error in MVC play ... Hit an RBI double in her first collegiate at-bat ... Reached in her first four collegiate plate appearances, totaling a single, a double, two walks, a run scored and an RBI in the season-opening win against Stephen F. Austin ... Earned MVC Newcomer of the Week honors (4/28) after hitting .471 with a .706 slugging percentage and .500 on-base percentage in SIU's series win over Wichita State ... Led the team with 14 multi-RBI games, including a team-best five games with three or more RBIs.
At Nashville Community High School
Harre earned All-Conference and All-South honors her last three seasons at Nashville...Named Metro-East Co-Player of the Year and First-Team All-State the last two years...Helped the Hornettes win the Illinois Class 2A state championship her last season with a final record of 35-4...She has driven in 182 RBI in her three high school seasons and holds a career batting average over .520.
Full name is Shaye Elizabeth Harre..Born on Feb. 22, 1995 in Nashville, Ill. ... Daughter of Shelly and Steve Harre ... Has two older sisters ... Cousin of Saluki Hall of Famer Amy Harre ... Majoring in pre-vet.