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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)
 
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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