Michaela Hynes   |   #9   |   INF

Bats/Throws: R/R

Height: 5-6

Hometown: Windermere, Fla.

Previous School: Florida Gulf Coast University

Eligibility: Jr.

Major: Psychology

Softball: Michaela Hynes

Born Jan. 26, 1996… Majoring in Psychology… Aspires to coach collegiate softball… Chose PBA because she loves that the Lord is so influential on PBA’s campus, and the amazing location helps a little, too… Favorite verse is John 14:1… Favorite Team is the Chicago Cubs… Favorite Athlete is Anthony Rizzo… Daughter of Debbie and Chris Hynes… Has four siblings: John Hynes, Mary Hynes, Madison Hynes, Jeffery Kupski

Played at Florida Gulf Coast University

Appeared in 24 games making eight starts … Scored a run against Sacred Heart (Feb. 28) … Tallied a career-high four RBIs at No. RV USC Upstate in her second start of the season … Hit a clutch pinch-hit RBI double in the Atlantic Sun Championships against Kennesaw State (May 13) … Ended the year hitting .167 with nine RBIs on two doubles.

Started 34 games and made 48 total appearances during her freshman year ... Hit .220 for the Eagles, scoring seven runs with 13 RBIs ... Hit two doubles and two home runs ... Maintained a .983 fielding percentage, collecting 278 putouts and 14 assists ... Hit a solo home run in her first collegiate at-bat against McNeese State (Feb. 6) ... Also homered at Kennesaw State (April 18) ... Hit her first career double against Eastern Michigan (March 1) ... Recorded four multi-hit games.

Three-year starter at West Orange High School under the direction of coach Todd LeNeave…helped lead the team to a District Championship and to the school’s first Class 8A Final Four appearance since 2004…batted .439 as a junior with 10 home runs, 40 RBI and 30 stolen bases.

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