** Sun Belt Commissioner's List: 2017 posting at least a 3.50+ gpa
** Dean's List: Fall 2017 posting at least a3.50+ gpa
2017(Freshman):Played in 35 games, started 32 all at third base. . . Totaled 12 hits, two doubles, and five RBI. . . Had three multi-hit games; 2-for-3 on Feb 24 v. Morehead State, 2-for-3 on Mar. 25 v. Troy, and 2-for-3 on Apr. 18 v. College of Charleston.
At Seton Catholic Preparatory: A four-year varsity member contributing at first and third base for Seton Catholic Preparatory. She was named second team all-state during her sophomore season recording a .551 on-base percentage and .837 slugging average. That season, Budinger hit a .507 average while having 16 doubles, eight home runs and 20 RBIs. She topped her homerun high from sophomore season recording 10 during her junior year. During her junior year, she drove in 24 runs while adding a .460 average and 14 doubles.