UAlbany Softball BIO
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Chelsea Henige
Player Profile:
Chelsea Henige 2599344
Position: Catcher
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Binghamton, N.Y.
High School: Chenango Valley

2019: 2019 America East All-Conference Second Team … 2019 America East All-Academic Team … started 41 of 42 games played … hit .256 with a .345 on base percentage … second on the squad with 17 walks … drove in 17 runs … logged five doubles and two homeruns … scored 13 runs … notched one stolen base … reached base safely in nine-straight games (3/2 - 3/20) … posted seven games with two or more hits … threw out eight baserunners from behind the plate.

2018: Selected to the America East All-Tournament Team ... named to the America East All-Conference Second Team ...  appeared in 38 games, making 37 starts ... led the team in batting average (.358), slugging percentage (.604) and on base percentage (.448), while only striking out five times ... tied for second on the team in total bases (64) and total hits (38)... had 38 hits composed of four home runs and 27 RBIs… held a fielding percentage of .988.

2017: Started in 44 games this season splitting the time at catcher (20 games) and DH (24 games)… Second on the team in batting percentage (.338) and slugging percentage (.523)… Recorded 44 hits with 13 doubles, 1 triple, and 3 home runs... Recorded a 13-game hit streak starting on 3/10 against Florida A&M to UMass Lowell on 4/9… Logged 11 multi-hit games… Beginning on 3/11 batted over .311 every game… Went 2-4 in the America East Championship title game against Maine with a home run recording 3 RBIs in the 6-1 win… Went 3-4 against UMBC with 2 doubles and 3 RBIs (4/15)… Awarded a spot on the America East Winter/Spring Honor Roll.

2016: Named to the America East All-Rookie Team ... Played in 43 games, starting19 as the Great Danes Designated Hitter ... She recorded 13 starts as the catcher and 2 starts as the first baseman, totaling 55 putouts... Batted .289 with 33 hits, 12 runs, 31 RBI's, 7 doubles, one triple, and four home runs ... Had an On Base percentage of .377 and a Slugging percentage of .474 ... Logged 7 multi-hit games – 5 two-hit efforts and 2 three-hit efforts ... 2015/16 America East Commissioner's Honor Roll

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year team captain ...  Earned six varsity softball letters ... Five-time all-conference catcher and three-time all-state honoree ... Named the Class B Co-Player of the Year and first-team all-state as a senior ... Also named first-team all-state in 2014 and second-team all-state in 2012 ... Batted .560 with eight home runs as a senior ... Also earned four varsity basketball letters ... Member of SADD.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Corey and Holy Henige ... Has one brother, Trevor ... Undecided on major.

               

avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi tb slg% bb so ob% sf sh sb-att a e fld%

2018

.358 38-37 106 20 38 12 1 4 27 64 .604 14 5 .448 1 0 0-0 11 2 .988
2017

.338

44-44 130 17 44 13 1 3 34 68 .523 10 6 .389 2 1 2-5 9 0 1.000
2016 .289 43-35 114 12 33 7 1 4 31 54 .474 14 9 .377 0 0 1-2 6 3 .953
TOTAL .328 125-116 350 49 115 32 3 11 92 186 .534 38 20 .405 3 1 3-7 26 5 .980

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