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  Savannah Jo Dorsey

Savannah Jo Dorsey

Player Profile

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Grove City, Ohio

High School:
Central Crossing

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

09/27/2013

Ohio Opens Fall Slate vs. Marshall on Sunday

Doubleheader to begin at 1 p.m. at the Ohio Softball Field

04/22/2013

Bobcat Softball Sweeps MAC East Weekly Awards

Savannah Jo Dorsey named MAC East Pitcher of the Week and Chelsea Hortman earns MAC East Player of the Week honors

04/21/2013

Bobcats Win Fourth Straight, Sweep Akron Series

Ohio improves to 6-8 in Mid-American Conference play this season

04/20/2013

Dorsey Throws Three-Hitter as `Cats Topple Zips, 6-0

Chelsea Hortman records three hits and three RBI in win at Akron

04/18/2013

Bobcats Pound Raiders, End Homestand with Doubleheader Sweep

Ohio records 18 hits in two victories over visiting Wright State

Savannah Jo Dorsey Photo Gallery

2013: All-MAC Freshman Team ... Three-time MAC East Pitcher of the Week ... Led Ohio in appearances (43), wins (14), complete games (11), shutouts (4), innings pitched (177.1), strikeouts (184), and opposing batting average (.238) ... Ranks third all-time in single-season strikeouts ... Earned the first win of her career at East Carolina on Feb. 8 ... Recorded a career-high 12 strikeouts in an Apr. 20 win at Akron ... Recorded double-digit strikeouts on four occasions, each of which came in consecutive fashion from Apr. 17-21 ... At its lowest point, season ERA was 2.40 ... Finished the year with a 14-9 record.

Prior to Ohio: A very successful pitcher at Central Crossing High School ... Pitched 160 innings, registered 231 strikeouts and an ERA of 1.00 during her freshman season ... Pitched 161 innings, struck out 249 and posted an ERA of 0.79 during her sophomore season ... Hit .342 with four home runs, 22 RBI and a .579 slugging percentage during her sophomore season ... As a sophomore, named All-State Honorable Mention, First Team All-District, First Team All-Conference, Third Team All-Metro Area and was an OHSAA Honoree for Leadership ... As a junior, was named First Team All-State, First Team All-District Player of the Year, First Team All-Conference, OCC Conference Player of the Year and to the Columbus Dispatch's First Team All-Metro Area ... Led her team to a 25-3 mark (best in school history) as a junior en route to OCC and regional titles ... Pitched 168 innings as a junior, fanning 289 and posting an ERA of 0.91 ... Pitched nine shutouts as a junior.

Personal: Majoring in Biological Sciences.

Coach Hermanek's Take: "Savannah Jo Dorsey is a workhorse in the circle. She is an athletic pitcher who has a complete arsenal of pitches."

Feb. 19, 2013: Dorsey Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week
April 4, 2013: Star Freshman Pitcher Intent on Topping Mom's Outstanding OU Legacy. The Post
April 9, 2013: Savannah Jo Dorsey Named MAC East Pitcher of the Week
April 20, 2013: Dorsey Throws Three-Hitter as 'Cats Topple Zips, 6-0
April 22, 2013: Bobcat Softball Sweeps MAC East Weekly Awards
May 7, 2013: Gellerman, Hortman, and Dorsey Earn Spots on All-MAC Teams