18th-straight year at least two Salukis have made MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team
13th consecutive year SIU has had an Academic All-District softball player
Harre's grand slam, Jones' two-run blast help SIU overcome four-run seventh-inning deficit vs. Morehead State
SIU lost to Ohio State in eight innings, beat UMBC in the bottom of the seventh
SIU returns key pieces, will try to replace five starters
SIU vs. Indiana State, May 7, 2015 in MVC Tournament
Photos from SIU's game vs. Evansville at Charlotte West Stadium on April 22, 2015.
SIU vs. Bradley; March 15-16, 2015
SIU at Puerto Vallarta College Challenge; Feb. 26-28, 2015; Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
SIU at CSU Tournament; Feb. 6-7, 2015
2015 / Sophomore
First-team Academic All-District
MVC Player of the Week (4/20)
MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (5/6)
MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team
MVC Player of the Week (4/20) ... MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (5/6) ... First-team Academic All-District selection ... First-team MVC Scholar-Athlete ... Led the team with 30 RBIs and 24 walks drawn ... Team-leading eight multi-RBI games ... One of two players on the team to start all 48 games (Sydney Jones) ... Second on the team with 13 multi-hit games ... Reached in the final 13 games of the season ... Led the team with five games of three hits or more ... Hit .324 with three doubles, four home runs and a team-leading 18 RBIs in the MVC regular season ... Slugged .527 vs. MVC teams ... In all games was top-10 in MVC in walks, sac flies and earned runs allowed ... Pitched complete-game wins vs. Loyola and Missouri State ... Hit walk-off RBI singles while also earning the pitching win vs. UMBC and Missouri State ... Hit a game-tying grand slam in the seventh inning vs. Morehead State (SIU won 8-6)...Earned the MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award.
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.