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Dana Capocci
Dana Capocci

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Burr Ridge, Ill.

High School:
Hinsdale South

Height:
5-4

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R


09/30/2014

Softball Splits Games against Notre Dame and Eastern Michigan

Flames move to 4-1 during fall play

05/08/2014

Flames Post Shutout in Upset Victory over Wright State

Hernandez homers; Boyle records first-career shutout

04/22/2014

Softball Falls to IUPUI, 3-1

Kelly Kennedy hit her first career home run

04/05/2014

Flames Oust Wright State in Home-Opening Doubleheader

Flames combine for 19 hits through two games against Raiders' four

03/15/2014

Flames Upset Michigan State and Indiana

UIC's hot bats prove to be successful on Saturday

AS A SOPHOMORE (2014): Started 12 contests and played in 19 with time spent in the outfield and as a pinch hitter ... went 1-for-1 with one run against Savannah State (02/22) ... had an impressive outing at Indiana (03/15), going 3-for-4 with her first-career double, two RBI and the game-winning run ... aside from Savannah State and Indiana, had a hit against Loyola (02/08), UCF (02/14) and Wright State (04/05)

AS A FRESHMAN (2013):
Appeared in 11 games and started in one contest ... she primarily served as a pinch hitter ... in 17 at-bats, she tallied three runs, three hits and six RBI ... she hit her first homerun as a Flame on April 7, 2013 against Detroit ... in that outing against the Titans, she saw four at-bats that culminated to two runs, two hits and five RBI

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in softball (outfield, first base and pitcher) at Hinsdale South (Ill.) ... assisted her team to a regional championship as a freshman ... all-4A Conference selection as a junior ... had six home runs as a junior, including two in one game ... compiled a .450 batting average during in 2011 ...member of National Honor Society, Peer Leadership Network, president of her class, Healthy Hornets Committee, Technology Committee, student council member ... Athlete Committed to Excellence ... SWAG Leadership ... named "Student of the Quarter" ... Dean's List member for 12 quarters ... Presidential Award in science ... Varsity Chenille Letter honoree ... born Sept. 27, 1994, in Chicago, Ill. ... daughter of Douglas and Deborah Capocci ... has one brother, Daniel ... has had five relatives graduate from UIC, including two uncles, one cousin, a great aunt and great uncle ... greatest athletic thrill to date is hitting a walk-off triple when down by two runs, the bases loaded and two outs in the NSA Nationals in 2007 ... currently enrolled as a Communications major


CAREER STATISTICS

Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
2013 .176 11-1 17 3 3 0 0 1 6 6 .353 1 0 4 0 .222 0 0 0-0 3 0 0 1.000
2014 .212 19-12 33 3 7 1 0 0 4 8 .242 1 1 5 0 .250 1 5 0-0 5 0 1 .833
Total .200 30-13 50 6 10 1 0 1 10 14 .280 2 1 9 0 .241 1 5 0-0 8 0 1 .889


CAREER BESTS

AB: 4, three times, last at Indiana (03/15/14)
R: 2, twice, last at Indiana (03/15/14)
H: 3 at Indiana (03/15/14)
2B: 1 at Indiana (03/15/14)
HR: 1 at Detroit (04/07/13)
RBI: 5 at Detroit (04/07/13)
BB: 1, twice, last at UCF (02/14/14)
PO: 2 at Detroit (04/06/13)

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