Softball

Amber Jack
Amber Jack

Class: SR

Hometown: Homestead, Fla.

Height: 5-5

Coming off a career-best season last year ... One of the best pitchers in the Sunshine State Conference and NCAA Division II ... Very intense pitcher with desire to win ... Will do whatever it takes to pitch well ... Good command over movement pitches and efficient changes of speed ... Is expected to lead the pitching staff again this season, but with more depth, should be less taxed at season’s end.

JUNIOR (2008): Set a school record for winning percentage from the circle with a 30-3 mark ... Won 22 straight decisions from the start of the season through Apr. 12 ... Win total is third in Barry history behind Geralyn Elam’s twin 32-win seasons in 2002 and 2003 ... Picked up saves in the season opener versus Lynn and Mar. 30 against Eckerd to set the Barry career record with seven saves ... Broke her own school record for walk ratio by issuing just 0.38 free passes per seven innings ... Tossed no-hitters against Indiana (Pa.) on Mar. 15, Saint Leo on Apr. 5 and Palm Beach Atlantic on Apr. 8 ... Struck out a season-high 10 in 5-2 win over Albany State on Mar. 3 ... Led the SSC in wins, ERA and innings pitched ... Led the Bucs to a #1 ranking in the NFCA National Poll and NCAA South Regional Poll ... Named the Most Outstanding Player at the NCAA South Regional Tournament, going 4-0 with a 0.00 ERA in 28 innings ... Named First-Team All-SSC ... Named All-South Region and All-America by both the NFCA and Daktronics, Inc. ... Named Pitcher of the Year in the SSC and in the South Region by Daktronics.

SOPHOMORE (2007): Played in 49 games with 33 starts from the circle ... Set a school record with 49 pitching appearances, which also led the SSC ... Posted 27 wins, which ranks fourth in Barry single-season history and was second in the SSC ... Ranked second in the SSC in earned run average (0.81), innings pitched (259.2), and wins (27) ... Ranked third in the conference with a .170 opponent batting average, and fourth in games started (33), strikeouts (197), runs allowed (42) and earned runs allowed (30) ... Led Barry to the Division II Statistical Champion Award for lowest team ERA (0.92) ... Earned NFCA All-South Region and First-Team All-SSC honors.

FRESHMAN (2006): Played in 47 games with 41 starts splitting time between first base and the circle ... Recorded 22 hits with four doubles and four RBI at the plate ... Posted a 1.23 ERA ... Struck out 113 in 130.2 innings ... Posted a 13-6 record from the circle ... Second on the team with five shutouts ... Led the team with three saves ... Tied school record with 16 relief appearances ... Ranked eighth in the SSC in earned run average.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Ken Fusan at South Dade High ... Earned four letters in softball for the Buccaneers ... Hit .375 as a senior with five home runs and six doubles ... Also pitched, earning a 0.23 earned run average with a 10-9 record and 157 striketouts ... Earned departmental award for theater.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Richard and Holly Jack ... Has one brother, Austin ... Majoring in English.

Year avggp-gsabrh2b3bhrrbitbslg%bbhbpsogdpob%sfshsb-attpoaefld%
2006.... .18547-41119722400426.21890181.242020-0168542.991
2007.... .17633-3174313401920.27082120.271100-031692.980
2008.... .25022-223639100710.2784220.357000-074804.975
2009.... .6004-150300013.6003000.750020-011463.950
TOTAL... .201106-9523413479012159.252244321.285140-028424911.980

Year eraw-lappgscgshosviphrerbbso2b3bhrbfbavgwphbpbksfasha
2006.... 1.2313-63115105/73130.2942423311131100521.197910012
2007.... 0.8127-1249332313/42259.21564230151971927983.1707210328
2008.... 0.6630-339312719/12242.11362723131871216892.1631150029
2009.... 1.0121-1139292813/23236.014447342425917112897.1736150325
TOTAL... 0.8991-321581088850/1410868.253014011083756594253293.17323520694

ALL-TIME RANKINGS:
Fewest walks allowed/7 inn game: 1st (0.67)
Most wins: 1st (91)
Most saves: 1st (10)
Most appearances: 1st (158)
Most games finished: 1st (46)
Most shutouts: 1st (50)
Most combined shutouts: 1st (14)
Most innings pitched: 1st (868.2)
Most strikeouts: 1st (756)
Most intentional walks allowed: 1st (13)
Most strikeouts looking: 1st (193)
Most doubles allowed: 1st (59)
Most batters faced: 1st (3293)
Most at bats against: 1st (3058)
Most hit batters: 1st (52)
Most fly outs: 1st (655)
Most ground outs: 1st (1124)
Most losses: 2nd (32)
Most games started: 2nd (108)
Most hits allowed: 2nd (530)
Most home runs allowed: 2nd (25)
Most sacrifice hits allowed: 2nd (94)
Lowest earned run avg.: 3rd (0.89)
Most sacrifice flies allowed: t-3rd (6)
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 4th (.173)
Most complete games: 4th (88)
Most intentional walks: t-4th (1)
Most earned runs allowed: 5th (110)
Most stolen bases against: 5th (52)
Most runners picked off: t-5th (2)
Most caught stealing by: t-5th (17)
Most runs allowed: 6th (140)
Most strikeouts/7 inn game: 8th (6.09)
Lowest stolen base against pct.: 8th (.754)
Most wild pitches: 9th (23)
Most assists: 9th (249)
Most double plays turned: 10th (15)
Most triples allowed: t-10th (4)
SINGLE-SEASON RANKINGS:
Fewest walks allowed/7 inn game: 1st (0.38 in 2008)
Most appearances: 1st (49 in 2007)
Most games finished: 1st (15 in 2006)
Most combined shutouts: 1st (7 in 2006)
Most hit batters: 1st (21 in 2007)
Most saves: t-1st (3 in 2009)
Most saves: t-1st (3 in 2006)
Most intentional walks allowed: t-1st (5 in 2008)
Most intentional walks allowed: t-1st (5 in 2007)
Most home runs allowed: t-1st (12 in 2009)
Fewest walks allowed/7 inn game: 2nd (0.40 in 2007)
Most losses: 2nd (12 in 2007)
Most games finished: 2nd (14 in 2007)
Most shutouts: 2nd (19 in 2008)
Most strikeouts looking: 2nd (65 in 2009)
Most at bats against: 2nd (916 in 2007)
Most ground outs: 2nd (350 in 2007)
Most combined shutouts: t-2nd (4 in 2007)
Most doubles allowed: t-2nd (19 in 2007)
Most hit batters: t-2nd (15 in 2009)
Most hit batters: t-2nd (15 in 2008)
Lowest earned run avg.: 3rd (0.66 in 2008)
Most wins: 3rd (30 in 2008)
Most innings pitched: 3rd (259.2 in 2007)
Most strikeouts: 3rd (259 in 2009)
Most batters faced: 3rd (983 in 2007)
Most fly outs: 3rd (212 in 2007)
Most losses: t-3rd (11 in 2009)
Most shutouts: t-3rd (13 in 2007)
Most shutouts: t-3rd (13 in 2009)
Most sacrifice flies allowed: t-3rd (3 in 2009)
Most sacrifice flies allowed: t-3rd (3 in 2007)
Most sacrifice hits allowed: t-3rd (29 in 2008)
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 4th (.163 in 2008)
Fewest walks allowed/7 inn game: 4th (0.71 in 2009)
Most wins: 4th (27 in 2007)
Most games finished: 4th (10 in 2009)
Most ground outs: 4th (331 in 2008)
Most intentional walks: t-4th (1 in 2006)
Most games started: t-4th (33 in 2007)
Most complete games: t-4th (28 in 2009)
Most hits allowed: t-4th (156 in 2007)
Most intentional walks allowed: t-4th (3 in 2009)
Most innings pitched: 5th (242.1 in 2008)
Most at bats against: 5th (835 in 2008)
Most fly outs: 5th (197 in 2009)
Most appearances: t-5th (39 in 2008)
Most appearances: t-5th (39 in 2009)
Most doubles allowed: t-5th (17 in 2009)
Most sacrifice hits allowed: t-5th (28 in 2007)
Lowest earned run avg.: 6th (0.81 in 2007)
Most strikeouts/7 inn game: 6th (7.68 in 2009)
Most games started: 6th (31 in 2008)
Most games finished: 6th (7 in 2008)
Most innings pitched: 6th (236.0 in 2009)
Most strikeouts: 6th (197 in 2007)
Most batters faced: 6th (897 in 2009)
Most at bats against: 6th (830 in 2009)
Most saves: t-6th (2 in 2007)
Most saves: t-6th (2 in 2008)
Most hits allowed: t-6th (144 in 2009)
Most home runs allowed: t-6th (7 in 2007)
Most fly outs: t-6th (187 in 2008)
Most complete games: 7th (27 in 2008)
Most strikeouts looking: 7th (53 in 2008)
Most batters faced: 7th (892 in 2008)
Most games started: t-7th (29 in 2009)
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 8th (.170 in 2007)
Most strikeouts: 8th (187 in 2008)
Most ground outs: 8th (236 in 2009)
Most sacrifice hits allowed: t-8th (25 in 2009)
Lowest opponent batting avg.: 9th (.173 in 2009)
Most hits allowed: 9th (136 in 2008)
Most strikeouts looking: 9th (49 in 2007)
Most home runs allowed: 9th (6 in 2008)
Most combined shutouts: t-10th (2 in 2009)
Most runners picked off: t-10th (1 in 2006)
Most runners picked off: t-10th (1 in 2008)

Oh oh ....

We are sorry but it appears that JavaScript is disabled on your browser.
Our site is very interactive and it requires JavaScript to be enabled.
Click on the link below for instructions on how to enable JavaScript on your browser.

Enable JavaScript on your browser