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Jodi Fittro
Jodi Fittro

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Riverside, Calif.

High School:
LaSierra

Height:
5-5

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
05/31/1981

Experience:
3VL

Major:
Criminal Justice

OUTLOOK ? One of the best defensive centerfielders to play at South Carolina ... Has worked hard on the offensive side and will show an improvement in consistency in that area ...Will be looked upon for senior leadership.

2002 ? Started all 66 games for the Gamecocks ... Starting centerfielder ... Lead-off hitter ... Third on team in hits (58) and led team in at-bats (230) ... Third in runs scored on the team (32) ... Held team season high in at-bats with six (vs. North Carolina) ... Was 3-3 in stolen bases for the season ... Recorded a five-game and a six-game hitting streak.

2001 ? Started all of USC?s 61 games of the season ... Led the team in stolen bases with nine ... Was third on the team with 21 runs scored ... Led the team with 12 sacrifice bunts ... Had six multiple hit games on the season ... Went 2-3 with two RBI?s in a win over Hofstra in the USF Tournament ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll

2000 ? Played in 66 games, starting 59 ... Led the team in hitting with a .307 batting average ... Finished the season strong with SEC All-Tournament and NCAA All-Tournament Regional honors ... Hit safely in the SEC Tournament with seven hits and two runs scored ... Hit in eight of the final nine games of the season, including a two-hit, two runs scored performance against Illinois State in the NCAA Regionals ... Earned all-tournament honors at the USF/Speedline Invitational ... Third on the team in multiple-hit games with 15 ... Longest hitting streak of the season was nine games ... Went 2-2 with two runs scored in Carolina's 6-2 win over No. 7 LSU, breaking the Tigers' 19-game winning streak.

HIGH SCHOOL ? Lettered four times in softball under coach Sheri Lazzarini ... Was named first team all-county and all-league in 1999 ... Also chosen to all-league best defensive and offensive teams ... In 1996, was named league rookie of the year.

PERSONAL ? Full name is Jodi Lynn Fittro ... Parents were her biggest influences in softball ... Born May 31, 1981 ... Daughter of Richard and Diane Fittro ... Has two brothers, Shawn and Chris.


Get To Know Jodi

Would you rather...
Live in the sea or in the clouds: Live in the clouds like an angel
Travel the world for life or own your own island: Travel the world
Be a movie star or a rock star: A movie star like Julia Roberts
Be a dog or a cat: Dog - cats are boring
Drive in a NASCAR race or fly an F-16 fighter jet: NASCAR
Live 100 years in the past or 100 years in the future: Past
Be a great singer or a great dancer: Dancer
Read a newspaper or watch the news: Neither, both are depressing
Be an Olympian or play professionally: Play professionally - show me the money
Be on the show Survivor or on Friends: Friends
Snow ski or surf: Snowboard
Be Britney Spears or Christina Aguilera: Britney Spears, she has a better reputation
Eat soup or salad: Skip the appetizer - bring the meal
Be in a tornado or an earthquake: Earthquake, I am used to them
Be famous or wealthy: Wealthy
Drive across country in an RV or on a motorcycle: An RV, comfort before style

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