FSU Softball BIO
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Dani Morgan
Player Profile:
Dani Morgan 2942444
Position: Utility
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Newnan, Ga.
High School: East Coweta

2017 ALL-ACC ACADEMIC TEAM
2017 ACC TOURNAMENT MVP
2017 ACC ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM
2017 ALL-ACC FRESHMAN TEAM

Freshman Season (2017):
Played in 62 games with 58 starts as a freshman, including 52 in left field as the Seminoles reached the NCAA Super Regionals for the fifth consecutive season…for the season, she recorded a .318 batting average (55-for-173) with 11 doubles, four triples, five home runs, 36 RBI and 42 runs scored…she ranked second on the team with 12 hit-by-pitches…earned All-ACC Freshman Team honors after batting .364 in conference play with four doubles, three triples, 16 RBI and 22 runs scored…continued her success against the ACC in the conference tournament, receiving MVP honors after going 6-for-8 from the plate with a triple, two home runs, five RBI and five runs scored as Florida State won its fourth straight ACC Championship and 15th overall in school history…was hit by a pitch in her first collegiate plate appearance vs. Lipscomb on Feb 10…had a pinch-hit RBI single against Furman on February 10…hit the first home run of her career against Furman on February 11, ending the game with a three-run HR in the sixth inning…was walked, hit by a pitch, stole a base and scored a run against Marshall (Feb 12)…drove in the first run of the game against Florida A&M (Feb 15) with a sacrifice fly…went 2-for-2 with a double, an RBI and a stolen base against Northwestern on Feb 18…scored two runs and hit a double against Stanford on February 23…batted 2-for-3 from the plate with one RBI and a stolen base against No. 6 UCLA on February 26…was hit by a pitch and drove in a run against No. 14 Michigan (Feb. 26)…had a career-high three hits, including a double, two RBI and a run scored in FSU's 13-8 win over Georgia Tech on March 4…ended the game with a sacrifice fly in the fifth inning against GT on March 4…tied a career high with three hits and a run scored in game two of the doubleheader at Virginia Tech on March 10…walked twice and scored two runs at Florida Gulf Coast (3/15)…set a career high with three runs scored as she batted 2-for-2 with an RBI against Notre Dame on March 18…was hit by two pitches, scored two runs and had an RBI in FSU's 16-0 win over Notre Dame (3/19)…drove in two runs with a single and a walk at Virginia on March 24…hit her second home run of the season at UVA on March 25…came off the bench and was a home run short of the cycle, hitting a single, double and a triple, along with two RBI in FSU's 12-4 win against Pitt (4/1)…hit two triples as part of a 3-for-5 day at the plate at Syracuse on April 8, driving in two RBI and scoring three runs in FSU's 18-9 win…went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in the first game of the doubleheader at Syracuse on April 9…had two hits, including a two-RBI double at Troy on April 18…went 2-for-3 with a double at Louisville on April 23…batted 2-for-2 with a home run and three RBI against Virginia on May 11 in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament…went 3-for-3 with a home run against Notre Dame in the semifinals of the ACC Tournament (5/12)…hit a double against Princeton in the opening round of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional (5/19)…batted 2-for-3 with a double, a home run and three RBI in the regional championship game against No. 25 Georgia on May 21.

High School:
Graduated from East Coweta High School in Sharpsburg, Ga….moved south after living in Illinois and attending the first three years of high school at Lincoln Way West in New Lenox, Ill…earned All-Conference and All-Area accolades every season at Lincoln Way West, including All-State Third Team honors as a junior in 2014-15…named an Southeast Region All-American and earned a spot on the All-County team while at East Coweta, finishing her senior year with a .413 batting average, 30 RBIs and 38 runs scored…participated with the New Lenox Lightning travel team and was on the 18U Gold team coached by Jim Abbott…also played basketball, earning All-Conference and All-Area awards for her talents on the court throughout high school and scored over 1,200 points in her career…was a member of the student council, Mu Alpha Theta and the Principal's Cabinet and also earned a spot on the Honor Roll…chose Florida State over offers from Alabama and Michigan, among others…mentions that FSU was the only school where she felt like home the moment she stepped on campus.

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