Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets softball

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Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets softball
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Founded1987
University Georgia Institute of Technology
Head coach Aileen Morales (2nd season)
Conference ACC
Location Atlanta, GA
Home stadiumShirley Clements Mewborn Field (Capacity: 1500)
Nickname Yellow Jackets
ColorsTech Gold and White [1]
         
NCAA Super Regional appearances
2009
NCAA Tournament appearances
2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Conference Tournament championships
2002, 2005, 2009, 2010, 2012
Conference championships
2005, 2009, 2010, 2011

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets softball team represents Georgia Institute of Technology in NCAA Division I college softball. The team participates in the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Yellow Jackets are currently led by head coach Aileen Morales. The team plays its home games at Shirley Clements Mewborn Field located on the university's campus. [2]

Georgia Institute of Technology Public university in the United States

The Georgia Institute of Technology, commonly referred to as Georgia Tech, is a public research university and institute of technology in Atlanta, Georgia. It is part of the University System of Georgia and has satellite campuses in Savannah, Georgia; Metz, France; Athlone, Ireland; Shenzhen, China; and Singapore.

College softball is softball as played on the intercollegiate level at institutions of higher education, predominantly in the United States. College softball is normally played by women at the Intercollegiate level, whereas college baseball is normally played by men.

Atlantic Coast Conference American collegiate athletics conference

The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is a collegiate athletic conference in the United States of America in which its fifteen member universities compete in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)'s Division I, with its football teams competing in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), the highest levels for athletic competition in US-based collegiate sports. The ACC sponsors competition in twenty-five sports with many of its member institutions' athletic programs held in high regard nationally. Current members of the conference are Boston College, Clemson University, Duke University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Florida State University, North Carolina State University, Syracuse University, the University of Louisville, the University of Miami, the University of North Carolina, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Pittsburgh, the University of Virginia, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and Wake Forest University.

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History

Coaching history

YearsCoachRecord%
1987-1990No Coach52-107-1.325
1991-1998Regina Thomaselli239-193-1.553
1999-2003Kate Madden161-143.530
2004-2006 Ehren Earleywine 146-55.726
2007-2013Sharon Perkins290-138.678
2014-2017 Shelly Hoerner 80-125.390
2018-Present Aileen Morales 59–53.527

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Championships

Conference Championships

SeasonConferenceRecordHead Coach
2005 Atlantic Coast Conference 11-4 Ehren Earleywine
2009 Atlantic Coast Conference 17-3Sharon Perkins
2010 Atlantic Coast Conference 19-2Sharon Perkins
2011 Atlantic Coast Conference 18-2Sharon Perkins

Conference Tournament Championships

YearConferenceTournament LocationHead Coach
2002 Atlantic Coast Conference Tallahassee, FL Kate Madden
2005 Atlantic Coast Conference College Park, MD Ehren Earleywine
2009 Atlantic Coast Conference Raleigh, NC Sharon Perkins
2010 Atlantic Coast Conference Blacksburg, VA Sharon Perkins
2012 Atlantic Coast Conference Chapel Hill, NC Sharon Perkins

Coaching staff

NamePosition coachedConsecutive season at
Georgia Tech in current position
Aileen Morales Head coach 2nd
Reese MaricondaAssistant Coach2nd
Alison OwenAssistant Coach2nd
Elicia D’OrazioGraduate Manager1st
Zach BaselUndergraduate Manager
Casen WolinskyUndergraduate Manager
Reference: [4]

Awards and Honors

Conference Awards and Honors

Sources: [5] [6]

ACC Player of the Year

  • Laura Williams, 1997
  • Jen Yee, 2010
  • Kelsi Weseman, 2011
  • Kelsi Weseman, 2012
  • Ashley Thomas, 2013

ACC Pitcher of the Year

  • Jessica Sallinger, 2005

ACC Freshman of the Year

  • Stephanie Weitman, 1992
  • Laura Williams, 1994
  • Anne Knobbe, 1997
  • Jessica Sallinger, 2002
  • Aileen Morales, 2005
  • Whitney Haller, 2006
  • Kelsi Weseman, 2009
  • Hope Rush, 2010

Aileen Rae Morales is an American softball coach who is the current head coach at Georgia Tech.

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2015–16 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets womens basketball team

The 2015–16 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets women's basketball team will represent Georgia Institute of Technology during the 2015–16 NCAA Division I women's basketball season. Returning as head coach was MaChelle Joseph entering her 13th season. The team plays its home games at Hank McCamish Pavilion in Atlanta, Georgia as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. They finished the season 20–13, 8–8 in ACC play to finish in a tie for seventh place. They advanced to the quarterfinals of the ACC Women's Tournament where they lost to Louisville. They were invited to the Women's National Invitation Tournament which they defeated Mercer in the first round before losing to Tulane in the second round.

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References

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  2. "SHIRLEY CLEMENTS MEWBORN FIELD". RamblinWreck.com. Georgia Tech Athletics. Retrieved 17 May 2019.
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  6. "Georgia Tech Softball Record Book" (PDF). RamblinWreck.com. Georgia Tech Athletics. p. 28. Retrieved 17 May 2019.