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2   Melissa May
Melissa May

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
San Diego, Calif.

High School:
Rancho Bernardo

Height:
5-5

Position:
P

B/T:
L/L


2007 ACC Academic Honor Roll Member

2007:
• Led the pitching staff with a season ERA of 1.82.
• Appeared in 25 games in 2007.
• Exceeded all of her numbers from her freshman year, including a career-best 12 wins.
• Threw at least five innings in all but one of her 19 starts with 12 complete games.
• Led the team with six wins during league games.
• Third in the ACC with a 1.82 overall ERA and fourth during conference games with a 1.89 rate.
• Also on the ACC lists for shutouts (4th - 5), complete games (7th - 12) and innings pitched (6th - 4.77).
• Appeared on six top ten lists during conference games, including fourth in wins with six.
• Threw her first collegiate no hitter, beating Memphis 8-0 in the Sunshine State Classic (2/17), earning her a spot on the all-tournament team.
• Pitched the final two innings against Georgia Tech in the ACC Tournament, giving up one run on two hits.
• Secured the victory against ACC Champ NC State (3/3), giving up only one hit and throwing four strike-outs.

2006:
• Ninth in the ACC, second on the team, with 91.2 innings pitched.
• Tied for seventh in the league with three shutouts.
• Second on the team with seven complete games.
• Missed 20 games with an illness.
• First collegiate victory was a 7-2 decision over Samford (2/10) during her first game as a Seminole in the Early Bird Tournament.
• Picked up her first save by throwing the final two innings against South Carolina (2/18) in the Seminole Classic.
• Had a hit in all three games in which she got an at-bat.
• Threw her first collegiate complete game versus Iowa State (2/17) in the Seminole Classic.
• Tossed her first shutout against the Cyclones and set a personal-best with five strikeouts.
• Went the distance against Connecticut (3/7) to get the victory, giving up just two runs.
• Won back-to-back starts versus Boston College and Florida A&M (3/29) by throwing a pair of complete games.
• Hit a double against Connecticut and a triple versus Kent State (3/10).
• Shutout No. 8 Georgia in the championship game of the Athens Regional in her first postseason appearance to send FSU to its first ever Super Regional.
• Limited the Bulldogs to just three hits and did not allow a runner to get past second base in regional play.
• Took the loss in the Super Regional game versus No. 7 Arizona State.
• Gave up two unearned runs in 4.1 innings of work at Super Regional.

PERSONAL:
• Born November 18, 1987.
• Majoring in child development with a minor in psychology.
• Daughter of Stuart and Maureen May.
• Roommates with Tiffany McDonald.

CAREER HIGHS:
PITCHING:
Innings Pitched: 7 (Eight Times)
Strikeouts: 7 (Maryland 4/1/07)
Hits: 10 (Michigan 3/16/07)
Runs: 6 (CSUF 3/16/06)
Earned Runs: 5 (W. Illinois 3/11/06)
Walks: 5 (Samford 2/10/06)
Batters Faced: 32 (CSUF 3/16/06)
Hit By Pitch: 3 (FAMU 3/29/06)
Wild Pitches: 3 (Michigan 2/28/07)
Home Runs: 2 (Three Times)

HITTING:
AB: 3 (Three Times)
Hits: 1 (Three Times)
Runs: 1 (W. Illinois 3/11/06)
RBI: 2 (W. Illinois 3/11/06)
Doubles: 1 (Connecticut 3/7/06)
Triples: 1 (Kent State 3/10/06)
Home Runs: ---
Total Bases: 3 (Kent State 3/10/06)
Stolen Bases: ---
Walks: ---
Strikeouts: 2 (Kent State 3/10/06)
Sac Hits: ---
Sac Flies: ---
Putouts: 3 (at Jacksonville 2/22/06)
Assists: 5 (Michigan 2/28/07)
Errors: 1 (Three Times)

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