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Taylor Hodges
Player Profile:
Taylor Hodges 1373461
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Height: 5'6"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: McAlester, Okla.
High School: McAlester HS

2015 (Junior)
Played in one game ... made season debut against IPFW (2/28) with one strikeout in 2.0 scoreless innings

2014 (Sophomore)
Appeared in 13 games with one start ... made the first start of her career and got the win after tying a career high with 4.0 innings pitched and matching a season high with two strikeouts against UAB (4/27) ... threw 1.1 innings of scoreless relief at Iowa State (3/29) ... season-high two strikeouts against Liberty (3/7) ... got the win in relief against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/28) ... made season debut with career-high 4.0 no-hit innings to earn the win in relief against Illinois State (2/14)

2013 (Freshman)
Appeared in three games ... threw 1.2 scoreless innings against Iowa State (4/26) ... pitched 1.0 inning at Wichita State (3/27), allowing 1 hit, 1 unearned run and striking out 1 ... made Sooners debut against New Mexico (2/9), throwing 1.2 innings with 2 hits and 1 earned run allowed and 3 strikeouts.

High School
Earned four varsity softball letters at McAlester High School under head coach Jackie Cumbie ... team captain for three years ... 2011-12 all-state, all-region and all-district ... 2011-12 district pitcher of the year ... led team to 5A state runner-up finishes in 2009 and 2010 ... state quarterfinalist in 2008 and state semifinalist in 2011... was invited to the 2010 USA Junior Olympic Team tryouts and named an alternate following the event ... hit for an average of .430 her senior year with 49 hits and 59 runs batted in with 13 home runs and 16 runs scored ... pitched 233 2/3 innings with an ERA of 1.05 and 314 strikeouts ... ended the year with a 30-9 pitching record and a fielding percentage of .912 ... four-year member of the Superintendant Honor Roll with a 4.02 grade point average ... member of the Natoinal Honor Society.

Travel Ball
Played three years for the Oklahoma Diamond Girls under coaches Jeff Allen and Randy Miller ... played with fellow Sooners Erin Miller and Paris Townsend ... team finished seventh at the 2010 ASA-USA 16U Nationals in College Station, Texas ... team took fourth at the 2010 Colorado Fireworks Tournament ... had a summer pitching record of 26-5 with an ERA of 1.20 in 162.67 innings pitched ... finished the summer with 123 strikeouts ... had a fielding percentage of .943.

Full name is Taylor Victoria Hodges (nee Dewbery) ... got married prior to the start of the 2015 season ... daughter of Victor Dewbery and Angie Brown .. has three sisters - Meghan Dewbery and Ally and Delaney Edwards ... chose OU over Washington, Kansas, Florida State and Tulsa ... majoring in elementary education

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