|| Michelle Thiry
As a junior in 2004: Made 48 appearances with 23 starts for the Cardinal ... recorded a .136 batting average with 11 hits ... notched 13 RBI and two runs scored ... had two doubles and two homeruns ... had a 1.000 fielding percentage with 22 putouts and one assist ... Had four multi-RBI games and one multi-hit game ... went 3-for-4 with three RBI and a run scored against San Jose State (2/7) ... tallied a two-run homerun against Oklahoma State (2/27) ... went 1-for-1 with two RBI versus Washington (5/7) ... also went 1-for-1 with two RBI against Arizona State (4/17).
As a sophomore in 2003: Appeared in 46 games with 25 starts ... notched a .204 batting average (13-79) with three doubles, one home run and nine RBI ... recorded home run and a double in a 2-for-3 effort at the plate against Kentucky (2/16) ... had three multi-hit and three multi-RBI games ... boasted a 1.000 fielding percentage.
As a sophomore in 2002: Redshirted the season.
As a freshman in 2001: Made 50 starts in her first season on The Farm, playing in 53 contests ... Hit .227 (30-132) with 14 runs scored and 18 RBI ... Added eight doubles and three home runs in her rookie season ... Led the team in the hit-by-pitch category with nine ... Tallied five multi-hit games as well as five multi-RBI games ... Recorded first collegiate hit against Santa Clara (2/4), going 2-for-2 with two runs scored and two RBI. ... Had a 2-for-3 day effort at the dish versus Sacramento State (5/2) with two doubles ... Pieced together a five-game hitting streak ... Chipped in with seven two-out RBI ... Went 2-for-4 with a season-high four RBI at Oregon on May 12 ... Was 2-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored against Pacific (5/20).
High School: A 2000 graduate of Eastside Catholic ... three-year letterwinner in softball ... three-time All-Metro (first team) selection ... 2000 preseason All-American.
Club: Played with the Washington Heat.
Personal: Sociology major... Daughter of Pierre and Cris Thiry ... Has one brother, Jeff and one sister, Lindsey.
Getting to know Michelle Thiry.....
Favorite Class: I have two favorite classes. Psychology of Peak Performance and The Mental Dimensions of Sports. They're my favorite because the professors were great and I could apply them to softball.
One word that describes me: Persistant
Favorite Athlete: Ken Griffey Jr.
Most prized possession: I have to say that I love and can't live without my new catchers mask, glove, and bat.
Favorite CD: This is a tough one and again I have two, Guns 'N Roses Appetite for Destruction and Tim McGraw Greatest Hits.
Thiry's Career Stats