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Abbie Clanton
Player Profile:
Abbie Clanton 1876108
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ozark, Mo.
High School: Ozark
Other College: Butler CC
Experience: Transfer

Honors and Awards
Summit League Academic Honor Roll (2016)
First Career No-Hitter (March 8, 2016 at Northern Colorado)
Summit League Pitcher of the Week (April 4)
Summit League Distinguished Scholar (2016)
NFCA Scholar-Athlete (2016)

2017 (Senior) Season Statistics
Appeared in 33 games and made 16 starts…finished the season with a 5-14 record with one save…had a 4.73 ERA, 29 strikeouts and a shared shutout in 114.0 innings…made her first appearance of the season against Montana throwing 3.0 innings allowing two hits and striking out one…picked up her first win of the season vs. Pacific on Feb. 18 by throwing a complete game allowing five hits and striking out two…earned a complete game victory over Georgia State allowing one run and striking out a season-high four batters.
 
2016 (Junior) Season Statistics
Earned Summit League Academic Honor Roll and NFCA Scholar-Athlete honors...appeared in 38 games with 18 starts in the circle for the Mavericks…finished the career with an 11-12 record and a 5.96 ERA with 69 strikeouts…picked up her first career win in relief against UC Santa Barbara on Feb. 12…twice had five strikeouts in a game (at Montana and at Ft. Wayne)…threw her first career no-hitter on March 8, 2016 at Northern Colorado…named Summit League Pitcher of the Week on April 4.

2015 (Sophomore) - Season Statistics
In her first season at UNO, pitched in two games…made her first Maverick appearance against Alcorn State on Feb. 8 and pitched one inning allowing one run on one hit with a strikeout.

At Butler Community College
Spent one season at Butler Community College (Kan.) before transfering to UNO for her remaining three seasons of eligibility...appeared in 16 games and made one start as a freshman for the Grizzlies.

Ozark High School
Played at Ozark High School in Ozark, Mo., under Coach Yancy Little...was first-team all-conference and first-team all-district three years, as well as first-team all-region and first-team all-Ozarks twice...named Chevrolet Athlete of the Year following her senior season in which she led the Tigers to a 27-7 record and second-place finish in Missouri's largest softball classification, 4A...as a junior, threw 125 innings with a 16-4 record, 1.57 ERA, 131 strikeouts and just 45 walks...played club ball with Midwest Nationals under Coach Kevin Keck...placed second at ASA Southern Nationals...first-team academic honor roll selection.

Personal
Born Aug. 9 in Shreveport, La.,...daughter of Gregory and Kristina Clanton...has two sisters, Kacey and Kelli, and one brother, Tyler...majoring in biology. 

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