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Dana Capocci
Dana  Capocci

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Burr Ridge, Ill.

High School:
Hinsdale South

Height:
5-4

Position:
OF


06/21/2016

Dana Capocci Chosen as Nominee for NCAA Woman of the Year

Former softball player one of 231 NCAA Division I female student-athletes nominated

06/10/2016

2016 Softball Season Boasts Dominance in Horizon League

Flames turn out season that serves as one of the best in past decade

05/13/2016

UIC Caps Season Following Pair of Tournament Losses

Flames conclude season with 33-18 record

05/01/2016

Flames Post Shutout in Duel with Wright State on Senior Day

UIC captures series, 2-1, with Wright State following Sunday win

04/29/2016

Flames Even Series with Wright State after DH Split

UIC to honor seniors prior to series finale Saturday

10/13/2015

Dana Capocci

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AS A SENIOR (2016):
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Made 49 appearances and 42 starts primarily as the designated player or in the outfield ... posted a .218 batting average with 26 hits ... tabbed three doubles against Detroit (03/26), Cleveland State (04/01) and Wright State (04/29) ... tripled for the first time in her career against Utah Valley (03/04) and Green Bay (04/19) ... had two home runs on the year against Iowa (02/19) and Cleveland State … tallied 18 RBI with a season-high three runs brought in versus Utah Valley ... drew a career-high three walks at Santa Clara (02/26), with a total of 18 walks on the year ... one of six to produce three hits in the Detroit series (03/25-26) ... member of the 2015-16 Horizon League Honor Roll ... recipient of the Colvin Communications Scholarship ... SAAC President

AS A JUNIOR (2015):
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Appeared in 31 games and made the start 14 times ... spent time as a pinch hitter, designated player and outfielder ... produced 17 hits with a .293 batting average ... had a three-hit outing against Central Michigan (02/08) and a two-hit performance versus Rhode Island (02/27) ... recorded one double on the season at Santa Clara (02/21) ... batted .667 with four hits at the Total Control Sports Invitational (02/06-08) ... picked up two RBI after going 1-for-1 against Miami Oh (02/07) ... tabbed the game-winning RBI against Miami Oh, Rhode Island and Detroit (04/04) ... member of the 2014-15 Horizon League Honor Roll ... recipient of the Colvin Communications Scholarship ... 2014-15 NFCA All-America Scholar Athlete

AS A SOPHOMORE (2014): Game-by-Game StatisticsGet Acrobat Reader
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): Game-by-Game StatisticsGet Acrobat Reader
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 BESTS
AB: 5, twice, last at Cleveland State (04/01/16)
R: 2, four times, last vs. Iowa (02/19/16)
H: 3, twice, last vs. Central Michigan (02/08/15)
Streak: 4 games (04/21/15 - 04/29/15; 03/26/16 - 04/01/16)
2B:
1, five times, last vs. Wright State (04/29/16)
3B: 1, twice, last at Green Bay (04/19/16)
HR: 1, three times, last at Cleveland State (04/01/16)
RBI: 5 at Detroit (04/07/13)
BB: 3 at Santa Clara (02/27/16)
PO: 3 vs. James Madison (03/13/15)

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