Amanda Daneker
Amanda  Daneker

Graduate Student

Williamsport, Pa.

High School:
Loyalsock Township HS




**Sun Belt Commisioner's List: 2017 posting at least a 3.50+gpa
**2015 Second Team All-Big South
**2014 Second Team All-Big South, Big South All-Freshman Team
**Big South Presidential Honor Roll: 2014-15, 2013-14
**President's List: Fall 2017 posted a 4.0 gpa
**Dean's List Fall 2013 posting at least a 3.25+ gpa

2017(Redshirt Junior): Played and started in 40 games (30 at catcher, seven at third base and three at DH). . . Third on the team with a .268 batting average. . . Totaled 30 hits, five home runs, and 18 RBI. . . Had seven multi-hit games highlighted by a stretch where she had two hits in 3-of-5 games; Feb. 24 v. Morehead State (2-for-2), Feb. 25 v. Cleveland State (2-for-3) and Feb. 26 v. Campbell (2-for-4).

2016 (Junior): Redshirt

2015 (Sophomore): Named second-team All-Big South... Started 52 games, including 31 at catcher... Ranked fourth on the team with career highs of a .340 average and 49 hits... Totaled seven doubles, six home runs, 26 RBIs and 26 runs scored despite missing five games and most of another with an injury... Led team and ranked third in the Big South with .426 average in conference play... Returned from injury to hit .556 in a sweep vs. Winthrop on March 27-28 and went 9 for 11 in the next conference series at Gardner-Webb on April 3-4... Struck out just six times during the season while totaling 14 multiple-hit games... Tied career-high with four RBIs in first game of a doubleheader at Gardner-Webb on April 3 and set career high with four hits in the second game. 

2014 (Freshman): Named to All-Big South Second Team and conference's All-Freshman Team... Started 55 of the team's 56 games, including 42 as the catcher... Ranked third on the team with a .304 average and seven home runs and was tied for third with 48 hits and 34 RBIs... Also had six doubles and scored 15 runs... Led Coastal and ranked fifth in the Big South with a .384 average in conference games and tied for team-high with 22 RBIs, while hitting six of her home runs... Also tied for third in the conference in hits in league-only games... Totaled 13 multiple-hit games and 11 multiple-RBI efforts, third-most on the squad in both categories... Went 2 for 4 with an RBI in collegiate debut in the season opener against College of Charleston on February 8... Hit first career home run against Gardner-Webb on March 23 and had a two-homer performance vs. Longwood on April 19... Had two three-hit games in series at Presbyterian, hitting a go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning of one and a tying home run in the seventh inning of the other... Behind the plate, threw out 12 of 27 runners attempting steal and had just one passed ball with a .994 fielding percentage.

At Loyalsock Township HS: A three-time first-team all-state selection and four-time ESPN Radio 1050AM/104.1FM and Pennsylvania Heartland Athletic Conference pick... Was named Williamsport Sun Gazette Female Athlete of the Year and ESPN Radio 1050AM/104.1FM Softball Co-Player of the Year in 2013... Totaled 144 hits, including 42 doubles, and 109 RBIs during her four seasons... Hit .600 with 39 hits, including 11 doubles, five home runs, and three triples, during senior year while driving in 34 runs and scoring 34... Batted .603 as a junior with 41 hits, including nine doubles, seven triples and four home runs, and collected 34 RBIs... Earned honorable mention all-state honors as a freshman and was Loyalsock Township's Offensive Player of the Year in 2010 and 2012 and team MVP in 2011 and 2013.




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