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2003 Quick Facts For No. 4 FSU Softball
Brandi Stuart, a 2002 NFCA 1st-Team All-American, is one of FSU's key returners in 2003.

Brandi Stuart, a 2002 NFCA 1st-Team All-American, is one of FSU's key returners in 2003.

Dec. 6, 2002

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QUICK FACTS

President                           Talbot "Sandy" D'Alemberte
Location                            Tallahassee, Florida
Enrollment                          35,462
Founded                             1852
SYMBOL                              Seminoles
Colors                              Garnet  and Gold
Conference                          Atlantic Coast Conference
Athletics Director                  Dave Hart, Jr.
Sr  Associate Athletics Director    Kim Record

SEMINOLE SOFTBALL

Head Coach                          Dr. JoAnne Graf (FSU '75)
Career and FSU record               1168-353-6
Fastpitch record                    949-291-6
Seasons at  FSU                     Entering 25th
Assistant Coaches                   Louie Berndt,  Eve Gaw
Softball Office Phone              (850) 644-2386
NCAA Regional Appearances           15 (1986-96, 98, 2000-02)
World Series Appearances            6  (1987, 1990-93, 2002)
Home Field/Capacity                 Seminole Softball Complex/1,000

2002 Finish 2002 WCWS Semi-Finalist (T3rd) Final NFCA Ranking 4th Position returning/lost 6/3 Pitchers returning/lost 2/1 Letterwinners returning/lost 12/5

SPORTS INFORMATION SATFF

SID                                 Rob Wilson
Asst. SID/Softball                  Elliott Finebloom
SID Address                         University Center C
                                    Ste. C5406
                                    Tallahassee, FL, 32306
SID Phone                          (850) 644-5656
SID Fax                            (850) 644-3820
Finebloom's email                   efineblm@mailer.fsu.edu
Softball Press Box                 (850) 645-3243
Web site                            www.seminoles.com

CONFERENCE INFORMATION

Conference                          ACC
ACC Regular Season                  6-0/1st Place
ACC Tournament                      Semi-finals
Conference website                  www.theacc.com

SEASON RECAP

2002 Record            55-20
Home:                  25-7
Away:                  7-0
Neutral:               23-13
Non-Conference:        49-20
vs ranked opponents    11-11
Day Games              37-15
Night Games            18-5
One run games          20-6
Two run games          4-6
Five+ run games        18-4
Extra innings          5-4
Shutouts               19-7

RETURNING STATISTICAL LEADERS

Brandi Stuart (Sr/2B)
.391 BA, .952 FLD%, 10 HR, 45 RBI, 54 SB
	First Team NFCA All-American
	All-NCAA Regional Team
	All-ACC and All-ACC Tournament Team
	Second FSU player ever invited to Team USA camp
	FSU record for most RBIs in a three year period
	First Seminole to ever lead the team in five offensive
               categories.
	Second-highest career batting avg. in FSU history
	Hit .327, slugged .509, stole 13 bases and knocked
               in five RBIs versus 2002 NCAA Tourney teams
	Named to the ACC's 50th Anniversary Team

Jessica van der Linden (Jr/P-OF) 16-6, 1.43 ERA, 175 K's, OPP BA .213 .336 BA, .966 FLD%, 14 2B, 35 RBI All-NCAA Regional Team All-Southeast Region Second Team All-ACC and All-ACC Tournament Team Named to the ACC's 50th Anniversary Team Troy Cox Classic MVP First FSU player to record 10 or more doubles in in back-to-back seasons. Held Arizona to just on earned run in six innings at the 2002 WCWS

Shundra Colzie (Sr/OF) .297 BA, 37 RUNS, .437 SLUG%, .416 OB% All-NCAA Regional Team Led FSU in batting average, runs, hits, home runs and total bases at the 2002 WCWS. Her eights hits in the NCAA Tournament and WCWS led all Seminoles in 2002.

2003 Florida State Softball Roster

NO/NAME                 POS     B/T     YR      HOMETOWN (SCHOOL)
20/Shandra Colzie       OF/DP   L-R     SR      Miami, FL (Santa Fe CC)
19/Shundra Colzie       OF      R-R     SR      Miami, FL (Santa Fe CC)
6/Skyla Cox             OF/2B   R-R     JR      Marietta, GA (Walton HS)
8/Billie Anne Gay       C       R-R     FR      Tallahassee, FL (Lincoln HS)
33/Tatiana George	SS/OF	R-R	SO	Fontana, CA (Bloomington)
10/Julie Hauck          P       R-R     FR      Yukon, OK (Yukon HS)
7/Casey Hunter          P       R-R     SO      Millstadt, IL (Belleville East)
13/Natasha Jacob        OF      L-R     FR      Coppell, TX (Coppell, HS)
3/Julie Jordan          C/RF    R-R     JR      Garden Grove, CA (Pacifica)
14/Robyn Larson         SS      R-R     SR      Bothell, WA (Florida CC)
37/Bryttani Lindheim    3B/SS   R-R     SO      Mission Viejo, CA (El Toro)
29/Brandi Stuart        2B      R-R     SR      Cerritos, CA (Cerritos HS)
99/Jess van der Linden  P/OF    L-L     JR      Cerritos, CA (Cerritos HS)
9/Elisa Velasco         C       R-R     JR      Hesperia, CA (A.B. Miller)
11/Beth Wade            1B      R-R     R-JR    Colquitt, GA (Miller Cnty)

JoAnne Graf - Head Coach Nicole Laureano - Student Trainer Louie Berndt - Asst Coach Bart Bennett - Manager Eve Gaw - Asst Coach Robin Gibson - Trainer

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