The George Washington University: Softball

Heidi Penna
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Heidi Penna

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Miami, FL

High School:
SW Miami

Height:
5-8

Position:
P (B/T: R/R)

Major:
Marketing



05/20/2012

73 GW Senior Student-Athletes Participate in Commencement

Student-Athletes Join Estimated 25,000 Graduates, Families and Friends on the National Mall

05/14/2012

Colonials of the Week - GW Softball

Colonials Reach A-10 Title Game for First Time in Program History

05/12/2012

GW Softball Advances to A-10 Title Game with 14-Inning 4-1 Win Over Fordham

Colonials Defeated Saint Joseph's, 1-0, in First Game of Day

05/12/2012

GW Softball Falls to Massachusetts, 3-2, in Atlantic 10 Title Game

Minutewomen Win on Walk-Off Home Run in Seventh

05/10/2012

GW Softball Falls to Top-Seeded UMass, 5-2, in Atlantic 10 Championship

Colonials Will Face No. 6 Saint Joseph's in Friday Elimination Game

2011: Started 22 games in 29 appearances ... pitched 120.1 innings, for 4.30 ERA with a 3-12 record ... struck out career-high nine Dayton batters ... picked up saves against St. Bonaventure and George Mason ... got wins over Army, Cornell, and Dayton.

2010: Got nine starts, but mainly saw action as a relief pitcher ... twice struck out a season-high six batters against Mount St. Mary's and George Mason ... went 1-5 in the season tossing four complete games, tossing 83.1 innings for a 6.38 ERA .. got two hits and two RBIs against George Mason.

2009: Made 15 appearances with 11 starts in the circle for the Colonials, with one other start as the designated hitter ... pitched a seven-inning complete game for first collegiate win in a 5-4 victory over Mount St. Mary's (3/31).

High School: Named All-State second team in her junior season under head coach Maria Alvarez ... also named all-county first team back-to-back seasons in the circle for the Eagles ... helped her team win three district championships and named Most Valuable Player by her team in 2008 ... played school and traveling ball with GW teammate Jamie Yaniga on the Miami Waves ... member of the National Honor Society ... graduated with a weighted 4.7 GPA and No. 33 in her class.

Personal:Born Heidi Lyn Penna on January 11, 1990, in Miami, FL ... daughter of Lori and Robert Penna ... has five older siblings: Robert, Anita, Joseph, Melissa and Leanne, and four younger siblings: Hannah, Matthew, Edward and Bethanie ... Melissa plays softball at Stanford University ... enjoys biking, paint ball, ultimate Frisbee and ceramics ...majoring in marketing.

Penna's Career Pitching Statistics

YEAR
ERA
W-L
App
GS
CG
SHO/CBO
SV
IP
H
R
ER
BB
SO
2009
6.69
1-7
15
11
5
0/0
0
59.2
92
64
57
24
24
2010
6.38
1-5
29
9
4
0/0
0
83.1
132
88
76
48
52
2011
4.30
3-12
29
22
6
0/0
2
120.1
144
103
74
49
86
total
5.45
5-24
73
42
15
0/0
2
263.1
367
255
205
121
162

Penna's Career Batting Statistics

YEAR
AVG.
GP-GS
AB
R
H
2B
3B
HR
RBI
BB
SO
SB-ATT
SLG%
OB%
2009
.100
6-4
10
1
1
1
0
0
1
1
5
0-0
.200
.182
2010
.143
13-2
14
0
2
0
0
0
2
2
9
0-0
.143
.250
2011
.000
4-4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0-0
.000
.000
total
.125
25-12
24
1
3
1
0
0
3
4
3
0-0
.167
.222
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